July 22, 2008

Merck’s second quarter results were based on a net income that rose by 5 percent...

July 22, 2008

Roche will buy a Wisconsin gene therapy company developing a mechanism to turn off genes...

July 22, 2008

A San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee sent a proposed amendment to the city’s health...

July 22, 2008

An Irish drug maker hopes to see 100,000 people using its multiple sclerosis drug within...

July 22, 2008

A study has indicated that women who have difficulty becoming sexually aroused from taking antidepressants...

July 21, 2008

Aetna has launched a new website that will allow participating network pharmacies to access key...

July 21, 2008

A United States appeals court ruled Monday to block generic competition to Tokyo-based Eisai’s stomach...

July 21, 2008

The healthcare privacy auditing solutions for electronic health records company FairWarning has announced that during...

July 21, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration said it expects to place employees in four regions of...

July 21, 2008

Health and Human Services secretary Michael Leavitt yesterday announced awards of over $49 million in...

July 21, 2008

One of the issues involved in the H.R. 6331 bill, the Medicare Improvements for Patients...

July 21, 2008

In a clinical trial called Seas, Merck and Schering-Plough’s cholesterol drug Vytorin did not help...

July 21, 2008

Omnicare has announced that it has acquired the specialty pharmaceutical services provider Advanced Care Scripts....

July 21, 2008

A company that sought to address the national pharmacist shortage by providing services remotely to...

July 21, 2008

The pay rate for pharmacists has increased by a significant amount compared with numbers from...

July 21, 2008

Teva has announced the availability of its new drug, lamotrigine tablets, the generic of GlaxoSmithKline’s...

July 21, 2008

Researchers have developed a tobacco plant-based cancer vaccine capable of kick-starting the body’s immune response...

July 20, 2008

As part of its effort to improve monitoring of imported products, the Food and Drug...

July 20, 2008

The international division of drug database provider First DataBank has a new president....

July 20, 2008

Charles Kinney has joined the Generic Pharmaceutical Association as executive vice president and Shawn Brown...

July 20, 2008

Melbourne, Australia-based Biota Holdings and London-based GlaxoSmithKline have settled a lawsuit alleging that GSK had...

July 20, 2008

GlaxoSmithKline and the biotech company Actelion have signed a deal to develop an insomnia remedy...

July 20, 2008

HealthHonors has launched its new behavior modification technology, a program that aims at motivating patients...

July 20, 2008

The 64 million Americans who traveled abroad last year faced more than rising costs they...