04/02/2012 - 10:12am

Two drug makers have finalized the design of a late-stage clinical trial for a vaccine against a common virus that can cause complications later in life.

04/02/2012 - 9:30am

The controversial merger between Express Scripts and Medco was completed Monday morning, according to a press release issued by both Express Scripts and the Federal Trade Commission.

03/30/2012 - 2:37pm

Breast cancer patients taking an experimental drug made by Roche subsidiary Genentech lived significantly longer than those taking another drug made by GlaxoSmithKline, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial.

03/28/2012 - 1:52pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease.

03/27/2012 - 10:36am

Hyperion Therapeutics has purchased rights to a drug for treating genetic metabolic disorders, the company said.

03/27/2012 - 10:01am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Johnson & Johnson for treating HIV in children.

03/26/2012 - 9:50am

Impax Labs has partnered with a pharmaceutical research, development, manufacturing and commercial operations company on a multiproduct agreement.

03/23/2012 - 10:12am

Lawmakers are going after companies that they say have sought to take advantage of drug shortages by buying drugs in short supply and then reselling them at higher prices, according to published reports.

03/22/2012 - 10:55am

The Food and Drug Administration's director of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Janet Woodcock, on Thursday identified three tools the agency wanted to use in potentially increasing access to appropriate medicines in her opening remarks at the FDA Rx-to-OTC Switch Hearing.