French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis will acquire U.S. biotech giant Genzyme for $20.1 billion, under an agreement the two companies announced Wednesday.
Gilead Sciences has refiled an approval application with the Food and Drug Administration for an HIV drug, the drug maker said.
The Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review an application for a pain medication designed to thwart drug abusers.
Following the exit of its oncology unit leader, drug maker Eli Lilly announced two executive changes.
The Food and Drug Administration announced Friday the approval of Waltham, Mass.-based Thermo Fisher’s QMS Everolimus Immunoassay, a test that monitors the blood for levels of Novartis’ drug Zortress (everolimus).
Irish biotech company Elan and German drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim will collaborate to develop and manufacture antibody-based medicines.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a painkiller delivered through a skin patch made by Mallinckrodt, the generic drug maker said Friday.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for preventing preterm births.
Women with ovarian cancer who received a drug made by Genentech lived longer without their disease becoming worse, according to a late-stage clinical trial.
Sandoz is developing as many as 10 new follow-on biologics, according to published reports.