Business isn't buying the Alabama Supreme Court's attempt to limit the fallout from its decision saying brand-name drugmakers can be held liable for warnings on generic medication produced by other companies. A majority of justices signed off on an opinion that went to lengths last week to say...
Two American aid workers have recovered from Ebola and left an Atlanta hospital, after weeks of intensive treatment in a special isolation unit. They were first two Ebola patients ever brought to the United States...
Mallinckrodt plc announced the appointment of a new Senior Vice President and President of the Company’s Autoimmune and Rare Disease business, as well as a new Senior Vice President and the Chief Compliance Officer at Mallinckrodt. The appointments are effective immediately.
New research suggests a one-two punch could help battle polio in some of the world's most remote and strife-torn regions: Giving a single vaccine shot to children who've already swallowed drops of an oral polio vaccine greatly boosted their immunity.
The federal government is finalizing new restrictions on hundreds of medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S.
Researchers have pinpointed the environmental source of fungal infections that have been sickening HIV/AIDS patients in Southern California for decades. It literally grows on trees.
This stainless steel pharmaceutical feeder is available in volumetric and gravimetric, single and twin-screw models.
Introducing the new EchoTherm™ Model SC25XT Fully Programmable Variable Speed Shaking Dry Bath for use with biological and other samples.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Pfizer Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a Supplemental New Drug Application for Eliquis for the treatment of DVT and PE, and for the reduction in the risk of recurrent DVT and PE following initial therapy.
Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) announced the appointment of Adriana (Andi) Karaboutis as executive vice president, Technology and Business Solutions, effective September 24, 2014.
As part of a continuing mission to improve global health, the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) has joined with the Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP) to combat the threat posed by the illegal online sale of medicines.
AstraZeneca announced that it has entered into a collaboration with gene sequencing company Illumina, Inc. to develop its next generation sequencing (NGS) platform for companion diagnostic tests applicable across AstraZeneca’s oncology portfolio.
Covidien plc announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved changes to the manufacturing process for the polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coating on the delivery wire of the company’s Pipeline™ embolization device.
Health care company Baxter International has announced plans for a multimillion expansion of its manufacturing plant in Opelika, Ala.
Recent research from shows that insulin, which is normally released from the beta cells of the pancreas, prevents the toxic effects of alcohol and fatty acid metabolites.