Healthcare Industry News
Healthcare Industry news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
14 min ago | Reuters
An experimental Amgen Inc cancer vaccine used to treat advanced melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, proved effective in a late-stage study in shrinking tumors in a way that suggests the drug triggered the intended systemic immune response, according to data presented on Friday.
Trending on the Topix Network
4 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says a medical imaging company will pay $6.2 million to settle claims it failed to pay corporate taxes to New York City and the state.
8 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun
Eric Paul Andrews, 25, was pronounced dead at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda at 10:12 a.m., according to the San Bernardino County Coroner's office.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Montgomery County grand jury on Thursday indicted a Damascus man in the beating death of his 3-year-old son.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , every year, 2 million Americans become infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, resulting in 23,000 deaths Although a wide variety of antibiotics are currently available, the number of bacteria resistant to them is ever-increasing.
In honor of heart month, Greenwich Hospital cardiologist Dr. Chris Howes discussed signs, symptoms and treatment of congestive heart failure on a recent episode of Tony Savino's "Spotlight on Medicine" on WGCH-AM radio on Thursday, Feb. 6. In the beginning of the program, Howes discussed the difference between a heart attack and congestive heart ... (more)
Biotech fever is spreading to Europe from the United States with a successful stock market debut for a cat allergy company in Britain seen as a bellwether that could help unlock listings in other countries including Switzerland and France.
Maureen Gerrity and daughter Katie O'Neill, who both died in a fire at their Crane Street home early Monday.
Greenwich Hospital has announced the appointment of four new Westchester-based physicians to its active medical staff in the department of obstetrics/gynecology.
His family issued a statement Wednesday saying that he was admitted to Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare on Saturday.
Expensive new drugs for hepatitis C may work better than older treatments, but their high cost undermines their value, a panel of experts said Monday during a daylong forum in San Francisco Monday.
Trading of Pfizer Inc. stock was halted briefly in Wednesday trading on news that a court has invalidated a patent for one of its top-selling medicines, potentially opening the door for cheaper generic versions 18 months sooner than expected.
Antares Pharma, Inc. today announced the receipt of a second milestone payment of $5 million from LEO Pharma.
Akeita Harden, 29, left, of Lebanon, and Rick Lavar Cannon, 34, of Harrisburg, have both been charged with criminal homicide in connection to a double fatal shooting that occurred in South Lebanon Township.
The Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine will be housed at the W.E. Upjohn M.D. Campus downtown and welcome its first class this fall.
89 percent ag... )--Inter Parfums, Inc. today reported results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013.