March 17, 2010

Roche leaders appear confident about their company’s research and development position, with several investigational drugs...

March 15, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration did not approve an application from MannKind Corp. for a...

March 10, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted an approval application for a new drug to...

March 10, 2010

An investigational drug can reduce seizures in adolescents and adults with epilepsy when added on...

March 9, 2010

Abbott will acquire Facet Biotech for $450 million, the drug maker announced Wednesday....

March 7, 2010

Roche and Biogen Idec are suspending trials of a drug for treating autoimmune disorders amid...

March 2, 2010

More than half the patients taking the low dose of a drug for diabetic macular...

March 2, 2010

Hopes that a drug Soviet scientists created in the 1980s might provide a treatment for...

February 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory approval application for a drug to...

February 28, 2010

Companies developing drugs to treat especially rare conditions may find winning regulatory approval in the...

February 28, 2010

Merck & Co.’s acquisition of Schering-Plough has delivered a big boost to the drug maker’s...

February 22, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration is reviewing data from a large clinical study of a...

February 21, 2010

The high prices of drugs made by Johnson & Johnson and Abbott will drive the...

February 16, 2010

Anglo-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca and American drug maker Rigel Pharmaceuticals have signed a global licensing...

January 26, 2010

A topical treatment for post-herpetic neuralgia, more commonly known as shingles, has received an orphan...

January 21, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for improving walking ability in...

January 20, 2010

An investigational drug for treating multiple sclerosis reduced progression of disability by more than 30%,...

January 20, 2010

An investigational drug for treating dry eye didn’t work as well as its developers hoped,...

January 20, 2010

Roche is investing 190 million Swiss francs (U.S. $182 million) into production of a new...

January 12, 2010

Researchers in Arizona have found a way to predict which patients might be resistant to...

January 6, 2010

Two drug makers have entered an agreement to develop a drug designed to treat melanoma....

January 6, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration plans to review three drugs designed to treat anemia, according...

January 4, 2010

A new research program called the Medication Exposure in Pregnancy Risk Evaluation will fund research...

February 26, 2009

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America released a report Thursday showing a record...