08/02/2013 - 11:48am

Novo Nordisk is offering $80,000 to diabetes-education programs in a Minnesota city, the Danish drug maker said Friday.

08/02/2013 - 10:13am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a vaccine against meningococcal disease for use among patients of a broader age range than before.

07/31/2013 - 11:31am

Nearly 450 drugs are under development for treating neurological disorders, according to a report by a drug industry trade group.

07/29/2013 - 2:41pm

Drug maker Pfizer is planning to split its commercial division into three business lines that will separate its branded and generic products, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 2:02pm

Actavis is launching new formulations of a drug used to treat tension headaches, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 9:50am

U.S.-based drug maker Perrigo Co. will buy Ireland's Elan Corp. for $8.6 billion, the companies said.

07/26/2013 - 12:19pm

A new track-and-trace bill that the Senate is expected to consider would institute a nationwide "track-and-trace" system in place of patchwork state laws with the aim of securing the pharmaceutical supply chain.

07/26/2013 - 11:42am

While rates of human papillomavirus infection among girls ages 14 years to 19 years have dropped by half since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention started recommending routine vaccination against it seven years ago, rates of vaccination have not increased, the agency said.

07/24/2013 - 10:35am

Canadian regulators have approved two drugs made by GlaxoSmithKline for treating skin cancer.