July 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given special designation to an investigational treatment for a...

June 15, 2010

The acting chief medical officer for GlaxoSmithKline will lead a phase 3 trial for an...

June 6, 2010

While consumers probably won’t feel the pain, the increasing complexity of clinical trials will make...

May 19, 2010

Though the open-source philosophy has long influenced the computer software industry, British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline...

May 16, 2010

Pfizer and Washington University plan to work together to find new uses for more than...

May 5, 2010

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals has started a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for patients on kidney...

March 23, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given orphan drug designation to a vaccine for Type...

March 10, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given orphan drug designation to an investigational treatment for...

February 28, 2010

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

January 26, 2010

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

February 26, 2009

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