August 19, 2013

Specialty pharmacy CareMed Pharmaceutical Services has been added to a limited-distribution network for a cancer drug sold by Genentech and Astellas Pharma, the company said.

July 24, 2013

Mylan has settled with the makers of a drug used to treat cancer in a patent-infringement lawsuit, the generic drug maker said.

July 12, 2013

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new lung cancer drug made by Boehringer Ingelheim, the agency said.

July 2, 2013

A cancer drug made by Genentech and Astellas is no longer available through ordinary retail channels and is now available only through a limited-distribution network.

May 15, 2013

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for a type of lung cancer.

August 15, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for enlarged prostate made by generic drug maker Wockhardt, the company said.

March 30, 2012

Breast cancer patients taking an experimental drug made by Roche subsidiary Genentech lived significantly longer than those taking another drug made by GlaxoSmithKline, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial.

March 16, 2012

Pills for treating cancer have created numerous alternatives to spending hours in a clinic or at home receiving chemotherapy infusions, but risks of drug interactions remain, according to a new survey by the research arm of pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions.

December 9, 2010

An investigational treatment for lung cancer made by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals extended patients’ survival by more than four months, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial announced Thursday.

September 22, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted AstraZeneca’s regulatory application for an investigational cancer drug,...

August 26, 2010

Pfizer reported mixed results this week in a late-stage clinical trial combining two drugs in...

June 7, 2010

Japanese drug maker Astellas Pharma has completed its acquisition of OSI Pharmaceuticals, Astellas said Tuesday....

March 11, 2010

Two clinical trials of a Pfizer drug for treating advanced breast cancer have failed, Pfizer...

March 4, 2010

One of the biggest holders of OSI Pharmaceuticals’ stock has said Japanese drug maker Astellas...

January 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has extended its review period for a lung cancer drug...