May 7, 2009

A vaccine for human papillomavirus protected women from the HPV 16 strain for an average...

May 7, 2009

Data from a comparative trial of two vaccines for human papillomavirus indicate that GlaxoSmithKline’s Cervarix...

May 7, 2009

Drug maker Valeant Pharmaceuticals said Friday that it had acquired a dermatology company based in...

May 7, 2009

Walgreens announced late Friday afternoon that it has completed the acquisition of 31 Drug Fair...

May 6, 2009

The drive to convert the nation’s physicians and pharmacies to electronic prescriptions got a major...

May 6, 2009

The three companies that developed a twice-daily diabetes drug announced that they had submitted a...

May 6, 2009

The number of confirmed H1N1 cases in the United States climbed to 896 cases, with...

May 6, 2009

A report Thursday on new changes in Walgreens’ purchasing department included a statement indicating that...

May 6, 2009

A Web site about epilepsy has launched an online quarterly journal written by and for...

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has given final approval to Mylan for its generic version...

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating adults with schizophrenia....

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating cystic fibrosis and...

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug that the manufacturer says improves glycemic...

May 6, 2009

In an unusual dual endorsement of a new medicine, the Food and Drug Administration has...

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has granted priority review to Wyeth Pharmaceuticals’ application for the...

May 6, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration is asking for 19% more than it got last year...

May 6, 2009

King Pharmaceuticals will present study findings from its expanded pain management portfolio at the American...

May 6, 2009

The chairman of the board and co-founder of generic drug maker Mylan will retire from...

May 6, 2009

OSI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced Thursday that Anker Lundemose, M.D., EVP of OSI Pharmaceuticals will present...

May 6, 2009

The American healthcare system has saved more than half of $1 trillion over the last...

May 6, 2009

Extending a shakeup in senior and mid-level management as it continues a massive realignment and...

May 5, 2009

The healthcare wing of Bayer said Tuesday that it plans to start a clinical trial...

May 5, 2009

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday morning confirmed a second death attributed to...

May 5, 2009

Based on the fact that the H1N1 influenza virus appears to be not as severe...