07/22/2013 - 10:04am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Japanese drug maker Astellas for preventing the body from rejecting transplanted organs, the company said.

07/19/2013 - 1:01pm

Boys whose mothers receive flu shots or Pap screenings are more likely to receive the human pappilomavirus vaccine, according to a new study.

07/19/2013 - 10:58am

Royalty Pharma has hired Marshall Urist as VP research and investments, the company said Friday.

07/19/2013 - 10:51am

A drug-safety website operated by drug maker Purdue Pharma has won accolades from an international awards program for marketing and communications.

07/18/2013 - 2:17pm

Almost twice as many drugs for neglected diseases have received regulatory approval around the world over the past few years compared with the beginning of the last decade, according to a new study.

07/17/2013 - 11:58am

New, abuse-deterrent formulations of two opioid painkillers have not necessarily reduced doctors' unease with prescribing them, according to a new study.

07/16/2013 - 10:41am

Men who took an erectile dysfunction drug made by Eli Lilly experienced normal erectile function when taking it once a day as opposed to taking erectile dysfunction treatment on an as-needed basis, according to a new study.

07/15/2013 - 9:24am

A team of scientists at The Wistar Institute has determined that it might be possible to stimulate the immune system against multiple strains of influenza virus by sequentially vaccinating individuals with distinct influenza strains isolated over the last century, researchers announced Monday.

07/12/2013 - 10:26am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new lung cancer drug made by Boehringer Ingelheim, the agency said.