07/16/2012 - 1:28pm

Sanofi Pasteur has begun shipping the first lots of its influenza vaccine for the 2012-2013 season.

07/16/2012 - 11:09am

British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline will acquire development partner Human Genome Sciences for $3.6 billion, GSK said Monday.

07/16/2012 - 10:42am

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory application for an opioid painkiller made by Zogenix, the company said Monday.

07/13/2012 - 10:54am

GlaxoSmithKline and Theravance submitted a regulatory application to the Food and Drug Administration for their chronic obstructive pulmonary disease treatment.

07/13/2012 - 9:54am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic contraceptive made by Watson Pharmaceuticals, the drug maker said Friday.

07/13/2012 - 5:53am

Nearly 200 drugs for mental illnesses are under clinical development or under review by the Food and Drug Administration, the largest lobbying group for the drug industry said Thursday.

07/12/2012 - 11:36am

A clinical trial of a drug for schizophrenia did not yield the desired results, the drug's developer said.

07/10/2012 - 9:54am

President Barack Obama signed into law Monday what some called a "historic" reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act.

07/09/2012 - 3:01pm

Walgreens on Monday announced the expansion of its vaccination offerings in Florida to include shingles and pneumonia.