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2 hrs ago | Business Journal
Ethan Perlstein could be the Mark Zuckerberg of biotechnology. Or he could be the latest in a long line of scientists who dream - and ultimately fail - to develop drugs with greater speed, efficiency and focus.
6 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
ABC's "This Week" -Dan Pfeiffer, White House senior adviser; Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C.; Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas; Dr. Tom Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
10 hrs ago | The Indian Express
Work would not resume at the factory until it was assured of the safety of all staff, Pfizer statement said.
11 hrs ago | NWCN.com
Botox maker Allergan is suing a Canadian drugmaker and a hedge fund over their hostile takeover attempt, alleging insider trading and other fraud before their plan became public.
11 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Federal regulators have approved a new treatment from U.S. drugmaker Eli Lilly and Co.
15 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany
Georgia health officials say they'll test more than 130 children at a Macon daycare after a child tested positive for tuberculosis.
Cambridge will secure its status as the world leader for genetic research into cancer and rare diseases thanks to a 300 million investment.
But when health officials evacuate the two American aid workers infected with Ebola in west Africa, it will be the plane they take.
A U.S. humanitarian aid worker who was infected with Ebola in West Africa will be transferred back to the United States and treated in a special high security ward at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, hospital officials said on Thursday.
AstraZeneca is accelerating its push into cancer immunotherapy, with plans to test a key experimental drug in new tumor types.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., which is making a hostile takeover bid for Botox maker Allergan, posted a net profit of $126 million and saw its revenues jump.
Twitter and Amgen extended rallies in social media and biotechnology stocks since the U.S. central bank said two weeks ago that industry valuations are stretched.
After spending an estimated $16 million this fiscal year on Sovaldi, which holds promise for a cure for the liver-damaging disease, the state agency headed by Julie Hamos approved the restrictions July 10. The rules limit the drug to sicker patients and bar it for anyone with a history of drug or alcohol abuse within the past year.
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The S&P 500 was near flat on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve gave a rosier assessment of the U.S. economy while reaffirming that it is in no hurry to raise interest rates.
Humanitarian agencies working in west Africa on Wednesday stepped up their precautions against the Ebola virus, with the Peace Corps announcing it was removing hundreds of its volunteers from three of the hardest-hit nations.
Univ. of Washington bioengineers have discovered a potentially faster way to deliver a topical drug that protects women from contracting HIV.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:41 pm
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