January 7, 2009

NEW YORK T minus 10-9-8 …That’s more or less where federal lawmakers are at right...

January 7, 2009

An advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration has recommended the approval of a...

January 7, 2009

Food and Drug Administration has decided that a blood-clot drug extracted from the milk of...

January 7, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has given final approval for several applications from Sun Pharmaceutical...

January 7, 2009

Former Sen. Tom Daschle’s renewed call for greater access to generic medicines won a quick...

January 7, 2009

Following the release of a report on national health spending in 2007 reporting that a...

January 7, 2009

Taking the next step in the President’s Action Plan on Import Safety, Health and Human...

January 7, 2009

A pharmaceutical company and a nanotechnology company will collaborate to develop particles to deliver short...

January 7, 2009

Results from a clinical study of a drug for treating actinic keratosis were successful, the...

January 7, 2009

Six organizations representing a broad portion of the U.S. healthcare industry unveiled an advertisement Thursday...

January 7, 2009

The Jean Coutu Group on Thursday reported a net loss of $333 million for the...

January 7, 2009

Despite faster review by the Food and Drug Administration, a typical drug’s development cycle still...

January 7, 2009

Following through on an aggressive plan to cut its operating costs by $1 billion a...

January 7, 2009

Wyeth is in talks with Dutch drug biotech company Crucell to acquire the company....

January 7, 2009

Wyeth Consumer Healthcare on Thursday announced the launch of its new Advil advertising campaign: “Yes,...

January 6, 2009

Grocer A&P has introduced a mail order program enabling pharmacy patients to be mailed their...

January 6, 2009

Abbott has finished its $175 million purchase of Ibis Biosciences, Ibis parent company Isis Pharmaceuticals...

January 6, 2009

After laying off 55 percent of its workforce, Adventrx is planning further reductions in its...

January 6, 2009

Albertson’s will expand its generic prescription drug discount program, the supermarket chain announced Tuesday....

January 6, 2009

Two California drug makers have signed an agreement to develop and commercialize a new drug...

January 6, 2009

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday reported increased influenza activity across the...

January 6, 2009

Major food manufacturer General Mills is backing NBC’s hit show “Biggest Loser” with its first-ever...

January 6, 2009

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare on Wednesday announced the signing of Wynonna Judd as the face of...

January 6, 2009

The Department of Health and Human Services has launched a campaign to prevent infections in...