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3 hrs ago | SFGate
Gilead Sciences' $1,000-a-day hepatitis C pill is facing a firestorm of criticism from insurers and lawmakers, but none of those obstacles are likely to stop the Foster City company from reporting blockbuster revenues during the second quarter today.
7 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Michael Farrell was head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lab since 2009.
9 hrs ago | Philly.com
Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline has cut its full-year earnings expectations as it says its second-quarter profits were hit by currency moves and a fall in sales of its respiratory drugs.
13 hrs ago | The Madison Press
A man wanted for murder in Hocking County shot himself in the head at the Econo Lodge Monday morning following an overnight standoff.
Police say at about 7:30 a.m. they were called to a home on Hunters Way in Shelburne for a report of an unresponsive 2-year-old boy.
Women who are obese during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with asthma than normal-weight mothers, a new review suggests.
A motorcyclist was airlifted to Maine Medical Center after being seriously injured in an accident on Milton Road Monday afternoon.
The North Carolina-based retailer announced Tuesday that it would spend about $20 million to buy and equip an office building in a business park on the city's northwest side.
Q: When is it normal for a boy's voice to change? My son is 10, and his voice is getting deeper every day.
Last July, Stephanie Shine waited an agonizing 18 hours before she could see and touch her baby for the first time.
The goal of the five-year grant is to help clinicians attack hidden metastatic tumors and prevent cancer recurrence.
Gilead Sciences of San Francisco is under investigation by the U.S. Senate Finance Committee for charging $84,000 for a 12 week course of a new drug to treat hepatitis C. Gilead sells the exact same course for $900 in poor countries like Egypt and India.
Scientists at Brigham and Women's Hospital have developed a scalable, next-generation platelet bioreactor to generate fully functional human platelets in vitro.
A pair of Lakewood men are facing a number of sex charges in connection with an alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl at a party over the weekend.
Johns Hopkins Health System will pay $190 million to more than 8,000 women whose bodies may have been videotaped or photographed by a gynecologist using a pen-like camera during pelvic exams.
Children born to women who smoked during pregnancy appear to have an increased risk of developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder , according to new research.
MicroCHIPS, Inc ., a developer of implantable drug delivery devices , today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Cheryl R. Blanchard, Ph.D., as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors effective immediately.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 02:30 pm
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