01/27/2012 - 2:18pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Pfizer for treating advanced kidney cancer, the agency said Friday.

01/26/2012 - 12:55pm

Pfizer is partnering with a division of Johnson & Johnson and a charity organization to launch an initiative to award funding to projects designed to improve the diagnostic identification and tracking of Alzheimer's disease.

01/25/2012 - 3:39pm

A human papillomavirus vaccine created by drug maker Merck does not cause autoimmune conditions after young women are inoculated, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study.

01/25/2012 - 10:54am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a topical treatment made by Leo Pharma for a skin condition that can lead to cancer, the drug maker said Wednesday.

01/24/2012 - 3:30pm

In an effort to help chronically ill Americans that rely on safety net clinics for their medical care, AstraZeneca has donated $3.8 million worth of prescription medicines to AmeriCares.

01/24/2012 - 12:46pm

Bristol-Myers Squibb has appointed Toys “R” Us chairman and CEO Jerry Storch to its board of directors, the drug maker said.

01/24/2012 - 10:55am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new means of administering a cancer drug made by Takeda, the drug maker said.

01/24/2012 - 10:27am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new manufacturing plant that will be operated by drug maker Genzyme.

01/24/2012 - 7:41am

A pain medication that utilizes Acura Pharmaceuticals' Aversion technology now is commercially available.