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51 min ago | AlertNet

GSK says investigating claims of bribery in Jordan, Lebanon

In this 2013 file photo, a no entry sign is pictured outside the GlaxoSmithKline building in Hounslow, west London REUTERS/Luke MacGregor LONDON, April 16 - GlaxoSmithKline GSK.L, Britain's biggest drugmaker, said on Wednesday it was investigating allegations of bribery involving some of its staff in Jordan and Lebanon, following earlier claims of ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

GlaxoSmithKline discloses new bribery inquiries

The company said Wednesday that it started looking into the conduct of "a small number of individuals" in December.

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7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Glaxo Examines Bribery Claims in Jordan, Lebanon

GlaxoSmithKline PLC is investigating claims its employees bribed doctors in Jordan and Lebanon by offering perks such as flexible travel arrangements and free samples that doctors could sell on, according to emails reviewed by The Wall Street Journal.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

GlaxoSmithKline executive buys Lakewood Ranch home

A pharmaceutical executive from GlaxoSmithKline has purchased a Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club Village home, adding to a list of national executives in Manatee.

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TheStreet.com

Will The FDA's Approval Of Type 2 Diabetes Drug Tanzeum Help GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Stock?

"Tanzeum has been approved as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adts with type 2 diabetes mellitus," it added.

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CiteULike

Tug of war for antiviral drugs data

Data promisesOn 8 December 2009, the same day the review was released, Roche announced that it would give the Cochrane team full clinical study reports about oseltamivir "within the coming days."

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Warsaw Business Journal

BBC: GlaxoSmithKline bribed Polish doctors

According to the BBC, British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline' regional manager paid Polish doctors to promote the company's asthma drug Seretide.

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Live Charts

Tuesday tips round-up: RWS Holdings, GlaxoSmithKline

As Chinese companies increasingly look to rigorously protect their intellectual property claims in the western world companies such as RWS Holdings will benefit.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Mail

Alex Brummer: Danger of pledging integrity...Glaxo finds itself on...

When Sir Andrew Witty, the chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline, ended the pharmaceutical company's long-standing dispute with the US authorities in 2012 with a A 1.9billion settlement, he promised a new ethical start for the company.

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Daily Camera

Drug firms have used dangerous tactics to drive sales to treat kids

Whistle-blower. Greg Thorpe, a former sales representative for GlaxoSmithKline, sits at a desk in Florida with papers from the case in which he alleged the company encouraged doctors to prescribe antidepressants to children when the FDA had not approved the drugs for pediatric use.

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Examiner.com

FDA: Some packages of Alli weight loss drug tampered with

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers that GlaxoSmithKline is withdrawing all lots of its weight loss product Alli from the U.S. market because some packages were tampered with and may contain other kinds of pills.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-GSK faces criminal bribery investigation in Poland

GlaxoSmithKline is facing a criminal investigation in Poland for allegedly bribing doctors to promote its lung drug Seretide, adding to problems for a company already accused of corruption in China and Iraq.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Independent

Drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline bribed doctors to boost sales, says whistleblower

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

PR-inside.com

Global depression drugs market growth dominated by GlaxoSmithKline...

One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the number of patients suffering from depression.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

BioResearch Online

GSK Partners With MD Anderson For Cancer Immunotherapies Development

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center announced its new collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline to advance development of cancer immunotherapies.

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BioSpace

Job Cut Worry For Ranbaxy Laboratories Sales Team

GlaxoSmithKline is axing jobs but others are hiring too! Check it out! Even as corporate India cheers the Sun Pharma-Ranbaxy merger, an association of medical representatives has cautioned against job cuts in the case of Ranbaxy's sales representatives, estimated at 5,000.

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RedOrbit

No Evidence That Tamiflu Reduces Flu...

Tamiflu is widely used to help patients relieve symptoms of influenza. While the drug - generically known as oseltamivir - can shorten symptoms by about half a day, there is no good evidence to support claims that it reduces admissions to the ER or complications of influenza.

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PR-inside.com

Deepak Rajpal to Speak at Bioinformatics Conference Jun 19-20 2014, San Diego, CA

Data integration is critical for disease understanding and program progression for drug discovery.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

Man responsible for delivering 350 million factory for Ulverston to give project insight

THE man responsible for delivering a new A 350million factory where medicines of the future will be discovered will give an insight into the project at a public lecture next month.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

JD Supra

Weight Loss Supplement Alli Recalled Nationwide

Just to be safe, drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline Consumer healthcare will remove all of its weight loss drug alli from stores shelves in the U.S. and Puerto Rico due to fear of contamination.

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