03/04/2015 - 1:04pm

DexCom received Food and Drug Administration approval for its Dexcom G4 Platinum Continuous Glucose Monitor System with Share. The Share receiver uses a wireless connection via Bluetooth Low Energy between the patient’s receiver and an app on the patient’s smartphone to relay glucose information to apps on the mobile devices of up to five designated recipients, or “followers.”

 

03/04/2015 - 10:52am

Pharmacy Quality Alliance and AllazoHealth announced the formation of a formal research partnership to study and improve medication adherence metrics.

 

03/02/2015 - 3:56pm

The FDA is expected to issue new guidance on biosimilars labeling and generic opioids before the end of year, according to a report by the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society.

03/02/2015 - 8:42am

Mylan on Friday announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Abbott Laboratories' non-U.S. developed markets specialty and branded generics business.

02/27/2015 - 4:25pm

Epic Pharma on Friday launched two generics: a schedule II pain reliever and a calcium channel blocker. 

02/27/2015 - 3:39pm

Remedies for conditions like hepatitis C, NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) and oncology will all help contribute to growth within the biotech sector, according to an analysis from Bloomberg Intelligence. 

02/27/2015 - 12:09pm

Nine-in-10 consumers who opted for a needle-free flu shot this season would choose that option again and recommend it to family and friends. 

02/27/2015 - 10:45am

GlaxoSmithKline expects to complete its Novartis transaction in the week commencing March 2.

02/27/2015 - 10:29am

ACIP on Thursday recommended that children ages 6 months and older get an annual influenza vaccine with no preference stated for either the nasal spray vaccine or the flu shot.