November 3, 2010

A vaccine for the mosquito-borne illness dengue fever is in the final stages of development,...

October 19, 2010

Patients taking a certain class of drugs mostly used for prostate cancer may be at...

October 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for treating insomnia made by Actavis,...

October 11, 2010

Kicking off a new leadership era for its top industry trade group, pharmaceutical wholesalers elected...

October 10, 2010

Humanity has come a long way since the days when people thought sickness came from...

October 10, 2010

Johnson & Johnson is set to buy the remaining portion of Dutch biotech company Crucell...

October 7, 2010

The board of directors of Genzyme again has rejected a buyout offer by French drug...

October 7, 2010

The drug industry is undergoing a major paradigm shift. Companies that traditionally have relied on...

October 3, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis has launched a hostile takeover bid to take over Cambridge, Mass.-based...

September 30, 2010

Data published in the latest issue of medical journal The Lancet showed that a recently...

September 29, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals have started a late-stage clinical trial of an investigative...

September 27, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a drug for a...

September 20, 2010

Sanofi-Aventis has tapped actors Paul and Mira Sorvino to launch an awareness program aimed to...

September 19, 2010

An investigational treatment made by French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis showed “significant” improvement in blood-glucose control...

September 15, 2010

The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association has given the U.S. subsidiary of French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis its...

September 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory approval application for a flu vaccine...

September 8, 2010

Residents in North Carolina prescribed controlled substances could receive some attention from more than their...

August 30, 2010

After Sanofi-Aventis sent Genzyme a second proposal letter to acquire the drug maker on Monday,...

August 29, 2010

Sanofi-Aventis is looking to acquire Genzyme with a nonbinding proposal valued at approximately $18.5 billion....

August 25, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted an application from Sanofi Pasteur to expand the...

August 25, 2010

Biotech drug maker Genzyme’s takeover by French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis may have run into trouble,...

August 23, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis is suing to stop Sandoz’ generic version of its blood thinner...

August 16, 2010

The global market for vaccines grew to more than $20 billion last year, according to...

August 9, 2010

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals posted strong sales for second quarter 2010, according to an...