Sunday Aug 24
3 Pharma Companies That Could Deliver Breakthroughs In 'Plantibody' Technology
San Diego-based Mapp Pharmaceutical, which was acquired last year by Allergan , has gotten global attention over the past several weeks for its experimental Ebola drug , a treatment seen as a possible breakthrough in the fight against the devastating disease.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Bayer USA Foundation Awards $300,000 Grant To
The grant will sustain seven Weekend Power Pack programs during this time. Bayer is the founding partner of the Food Bank's Weekend Power Pack Program, which ensures that children who are eligible for free and reduced school meals have adequate, nutritious food for the weekend.
Quantum Materials Acquires Bayer Technology Services Quantum Dot...
Bayer Patent Families Expand Quantum Materials' Advanced Material Offerings, Reinforce Intellectual Property Protection of Automated Quantum Dot Manufacturing Processes and Enhance Quantum Dot Solar Cell IP to Drive Future Development, Partnerships and Revenue /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Materials Corporation today announced the purchase of five ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Catalent Confirms the Appointment of Two Senior Healthcare Executives to Its Board of Directors
Catalent, Inc. , the global leader in drug development solutions and advanced delivery technologies for pharmaceutical, biologic, and consumer health products, today announced that it has appointed Jack Stahl and Rolf Classon to its Board of Directors.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Plant-based drugs production advance as big pharma stands aside
Biotech drug production techniques based on plants, which may prove to be faster, higher yielding and cheaper than current methods using mammalian cells, haven't caught on with the biggest pharmaceutical companies.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Resource Investing News
Aston Bay Closes First Tranche of Private Placement, Issues Shares
Aston Bay Holdings Ltd. closed the first tranche of its non-brokered private placement announced on June 18, 25 and July 11, 2014.
Merck: Should You Buy It?
Top line shrinked by 1% in the second quarter due to the continued generic erosion.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Miami Herald
Battle over insecticide pits beekeepers against big agribusiness
Kristy Allen and Mark O'Rourke are bee ambassadors with deceptively similar messages.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Globe and Mail
Industry group warns pesticide ban would 'handcuff' farmers
Health Canada is reassessing its approval of neonics, which it has blamed for bee deaths associated with corn planting in Ontario and Quebec.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Bayer's (BAYRY) CEO Marijn Dekkers on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to Bayer's Investor and Analyst Conference Call on the Second Quarter 2014 Results.
AstraZeneca Acquires Almirall for $2.1 B, Barclays, Bayer, ITV, Net Soar
Barclays profit soared 68% to 1.1 billion but revenue plunged 12%. Bayer net climbed 13% to 953 million.
The Washington Post
Europe Index Futures Fall as Investors Await Fed, Mull Sanctions
European stock-index futures declined as investors awaited the end of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting, and as the U.S. joined Europe in imposing new sanctions on Russia for its role in the insurgency in Ukraine.
Bayer Second-Quarter Earnings Rise on Sales of New Drugs
Bayer AG 's second-quarter earnings rose 1 percent as growth in new medicines offset the effect of a strengthening euro on margins at the German company's crop and plastics units.
The Washington Post
Bayer Second-Quarter Earnings Rise on Sales of New Medicines
Bayer AG's second-quarter earnings rose 1 percent as growth in new medicines offset the effect of a strengthening euro on margins at the German company's crop and plastics units.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
UPDATE 2-Merck Q2 profit tops estimates on strong consumer sales
Merck & Co Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Tuesday, with sales of consumer products and medicines for arthritis and HIV helping to offset the impact of generic competition on other drug sales.