December 16, 2010

Just a few months after a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee recommended limiting the use of a Genentech drug designed to treat breast cancer, the regulatory agency is looking to revoke the approval altogether.

December 14, 2010

Eli Lilly is suspending a late-stage clinical trial of a cancer drug amid safety concerns, the drug maker said Monday.

December 3, 2010

Good results from an investigational diabetes drug made by Spherix may result from higher body mass indexes among U.S. patients, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial announced Thursday.

December 1, 2010

Drug maker Keryx Biopharmaceuticals got promising results from a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating elevated phosphate levels, also known as hyperphosphatemia, in patients on kidney dialysis, the company said Tuesday.

November 18, 2010

Pfizer got promising results from a late-stage clinical trial of a cancer treatment, the drug...

November 15, 2010

An investigative treatment for allergies made by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries appears to work, according to...

November 14, 2010

A drug made by Pfizer may help decrease the risk of cardiovascular death or heart...

November 8, 2010

Two drug makers conducting a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating overweight and...

November 8, 2010

Drug maker Upsher-Smith Labs will add an extension study to its late-stage clinical trial of...

November 7, 2010

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis derive about as much benefit from a weekly injection of a...

November 4, 2010

An investigative treatment for hepatitis C got strong results in patients who had failed previous...

November 3, 2010

Nearly 100 drugs are in development for treating Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new report...

November 1, 2010

Amgen's SVP research and development, Joe Miletich, urged members of a Food and Drug Administration...

November 1, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration should ensure patient access, safety and efficacy; create a transparent...

November 1, 2010

A recent study of diabetes information shared on Facebook raised questions about the accuracy of...

October 31, 2010

The U.S. subsidiary of a Swiss biotech company has started a late-stage trial of a...

October 28, 2010

Vivus found itself foiled in its efforts to market a drug for obesity as the...

October 25, 2010

Drug maker Keryx Biopharmaceuticals has finished enrolling participants for a late-stage clinical trial of a...

October 11, 2010

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

October 3, 2010

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

September 30, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Active Biotech announced promising results from a mid-stage trial of laquinimod,...

September 28, 2010

Keryx has begun its phase-3 clinicial trial of a drug designed to treat elevated serum...

September 26, 2010

An investigational drug made by Johnson & Johnson for treating pain showed significant reduction in...

September 23, 2010

An investigational diabetes drug works as well as a generic already on the market, according...