01/21/2013 - 3:23pm

Eye care company Alcon has launched a treatment for pain and inflammation resulting from cataract surgery, the company said Monday.

01/21/2013 - 12:04pm

Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline is seeking Food and Drug Administration approval for a new treatment for Type 2 diabetes, the drug maker said.

01/18/2013 - 2:36pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a slight drop in influenza-like illnesses across the country, but even so the season is still going strong.

01/18/2013 - 2:12pm

The Food and Drug Administration is allowing Roche to tap its reserves of the flu drug Tamiflu, according to published reports.

01/17/2013 - 4:33pm

Fortune magazine has released its list of the 100 best companies to work for this year, and a number of retailers and suppliers made the cut.

01/17/2013 - 3:10pm

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals has enrolled the first patients in its late-stage trial of a treatment for hepatitis C, the drug maker said Thursday.

01/17/2013 - 2:16pm

The Food and Drug Administraiton has approved a drug for replacing clotting proteins in the blood for conditions in which patients have too little of them.

01/17/2013 - 12:41pm

More than 5,000 medicines are under development, of which 70% are potentially the first of their class, according to a new report.

01/17/2013 - 11:52am

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Protein Sciences' Flublok, the first trivalent influenza vaccine made using an insect virus (baculovirus) expression system and recombinant DNA technology.