12/04/2012 - 11:28am

The Food and Drug Administration will review an acid-reflux drug made by Eisai for use in children, the drug maker said.

12/03/2012 - 4:02pm

Merck has started a clinical trial that it hopes will eventually enroll 1,700 patients to evaluate an experimental drug for Alzheimer's disease, the company said.

12/03/2012 - 3:24pm

Pfizer on Friday announced that it has completed the sale of its nutrition business to Nestlé for $11.9 billion in cash, following the conclusion of the required regulatory process in most markets.

12/03/2012 - 3:15pm

Dean Foods has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Morningstar Foods division to Saputo for $1.45 billion.

12/03/2012 - 1:36pm

Johnson & Johnson has announced that Alex Gorsky will assume, effective Dec. 28, the chairman title and additional leadership responsibilities for the global health care company.

12/03/2012 - 11:26am

Specialty pharmacy purchasing and channel management group Armada Health Care and healthcare services company Amerinet will provide services to each other's members under a co-marketing agreement, the two companies said Monday.

11/30/2012 - 12:41pm

Former Unilever Group executive has been appointed EVP and CFO of Regis, a provider of beauty salons, hair restoration centers and cosmetology education.

11/30/2012 - 11:43am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug made by Exelixis for treating thyroid cancer, the agency said.

11/30/2012 - 11:29am

HIV test maker OraSure Technologies has appointed a new executive to head its consumer marketing division as it prepares to launch a nationwide TV campaign on Saturday.