October 17, 2010

A popular beauty treatment has won approval as a medical treatment as well....

October 17, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an additional use for a hepatitis drug....

October 17, 2010

Fera Pharmaceuticals has launched a preservative-free ointment for treating bacterial infections of the eye, the...

October 13, 2010

AstraZeneca is launching a new campaign focused on depression, the Anglo-Swedish drug maker said Thursday....

October 13, 2010

Drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim and the Latino Commission on AIDS have launched a website targeted...

October 13, 2010

Abraxis BioScience shareholders have approved an acquisition of the company by Celgene, Celgene said Wednesday....

October 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration approved a drug to treat and prevent relapse after patients...

October 12, 2010

A weight management services provider and a drug maker are teaming up to fight obesity....

October 11, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has turned down an application from a company seeking approval...

October 11, 2010

Pfizer will buy King Pharmaceuticals for $3.6 billion, Pfizer said Tuesday....

October 7, 2010

The board of directors of Genzyme again has rejected a buyout offer by French drug...

October 7, 2010

Clinical trial data indicating an increased risk of heart attack and stroke has led to...

October 7, 2010

Swiss drug maker Roche has bought the rights to an investigative treatment for hepatitis C,...

October 6, 2010

The global pharmaceutical market will reach a value of $880 billion next year, according to...

October 5, 2010

AstraZeneca will provide medications free of charge to qualifying patients in Sacramento, Calif., through its...

October 5, 2010

A few weeks after Johnson & Johnson announced it would purchase the remainder of Dutch...

October 5, 2010

Pfizer on Wednesday announced the completion of its acquisition of a privately held drug discovery...

October 5, 2010

Generic drug maker Sagent Pharmaceuticals has launched two injectable antibiotics, the company said Tuesday....

October 4, 2010

Eye care company Alcon has appointed a new executive....

October 4, 2010

The drug market for ulcerative colitis treatments will see modest growth through 2019, according to...

October 4, 2010

Human Genome Sciences and Novartis have decided not to further develop an investigative biologic treatment...

October 3, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration turned down a regulatory approval application from Johnson & Johnson...

October 3, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis has launched a hostile takeover bid to take over Cambridge, Mass.-based...

September 30, 2010

Shareholders of Belgian drug maker Movetis have put up nearly all of their shares for...