08/28/2015 - 12:40pm

Vaccine exemption levels for kindergarteners are low for most states and infant vaccination rates are high nationwide, according to the week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

08/28/2015 - 12:13pm
The transaction, whose details won’t be disclosed, is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2015.
08/28/2015 - 12:01pm

The Food and Drug Administration has a new diabetes treatment developed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly and Co.

08/28/2015 - 11:49am

Vermont on Friday became the last state in the nation to legalize electronic prescriptions for controlled substances — a measure that many states have adopted as a way to combat the abuse of controlled substances and prevent individuals from resorting to fraudulent paper prescriptions.

08/28/2015 - 11:10am

Amgen announced Friday that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its new cholesterol treatment Repatha (evolocumab) injection.

08/28/2015 - 10:31am

Mylan will now move forward with its plans to tender a formal offer directly to Perrigo’s shareholders. 

08/28/2015 - 10:30am

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories on Thursday announced several senior level changes in their global management structure.

08/27/2015 - 4:53pm

Aurobindo Pharma Limited announced Thursday that it had received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its entecavir tablets in 0.5- and 1-mg dosage strengths. 

08/27/2015 - 12:40pm

When asked about readiness in the face of a cyber-attack, 66% of executives at health plans said they were prepared, while only 53% of providers said they were ready.