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11 hrs ago | Roll Call

Study Finds Voluntary Corporate Political Spending Disclosure Lacking

Corporations that stated they would voluntarily disclose their political contributions have been criticized by an organization that went through I.R.S. reports of the recipients to see if the corporations disclosed all.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

16 hrs ago | Benzinga

Tax Dodging Companies Cost You More Than $1,200 Each Year

Every year that multinational corporations and wealthy individuals lower their U.S. tax bills by stashing profits in off-shore tax havens, you pay more to cover their tab.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Microsoft, Startups, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

GlycoMimetics Announces Presentation of Data on Rivipansel (GMI-1070) ...

Rivipansel is in clinical trials as a potential therapy for the treatment of vaso-occlusive crisis in people with sickle cell disease.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Hydrea, Hydroxyurea (generic)

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

Premier Biomedical (BIEI) and the Wild West of Modern Medicine

Companies like Seattle Genetics Inc. are developing monoclonal antibodies designed to target cancer cells, while other biotechnology firms like Pfizer Inc. have failed in the fight against AD.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Seattle Genetics

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Washington Post

Riddle: What should you call it when a U.S. federal court decides...

What should you call it when a federal court dismisses a case on forum non conveniens grounds, reasoning that it should instead be litigated in Germany? See, e.g., Bonzel v.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, US News, US Supreme Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Education

Pharmaceutical Processing

Pfizer's Ian Read Becomes PhRMA Board Chairman; Ken Frazier, George Scangos Assume New Posts

Ian C. Read, chairman and CEO of Pfizer, Inc, was elected chairman of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America today at the trade association's annual meeting.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Merck , Biogen Idec, Celgene

Crain's Detroit Business

Novartis overtakes Pfizer as top drug company

A robust sales year for three of Novartis Corp. 's medications allowed the firm to pass reeling Pfizer Inc. for the top spot on Modern Healthcare 's annual list of largest publicly traded pharmaceutical companies.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Lipitor, Atorvastatin (generic), Cholesterol, Health

Business Wire

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AdvilA Relief in Action and Josh Duhamel Celebrate National Volunteer Week with Points of Light & Kick off a Nationwide "Relief" Tour #ReliefinAction reignites in its second year of helping volunteers who don't let pain stop them from helping others with a Mobile Relief Center tour and the #ReliefinAction Pledge )--Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Pfizer, Excaliard Pharmaceuticals, Foldrx Pharmaceuticals, Social Software

The Lebanon Daily News

What cancer's miracle patients can teach us about the disease

Now scientists are starting to use sophisticated DNA sequencing technology to determine if these "exceptional responders" carry gene variations that can lead to new treatment approaches, better targeted therapies or even the re- emergence of experimental drugs once deemed failures.

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Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Cambridge, MA

Seeking Alpha

Pfizer Vs. Eli Lilly, Novartis In Breast Cancer Race

At the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research in San Diego, Pfizer presented details of the Phase 2 study .

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Breast Cancer, Healthcare Law, Law

Sun Apr 13, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Two Things You Must Know About Pfizer

One of the world's largest research-based pharmaceutical company, Pfizer , is providing the public with a feeling of irony.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Lipitor, Atorvastatin (generic), Cholesterol, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Diabetes

Holtville Tribune

Promising drug doubles positive effect in hormone-receptor positive breast cancer

Breast cancer researchers from the Revlon/UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center announced final clinical trial results this week that showed the amount of time patients were on treatment without their cancer worsening was effectively doubled in women with advanced breast cancer who took the experimental ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Oncology

Sat Apr 12, 2014

American Reporter

Make My DayCATCH

The Wall Street Bull Market Express is leaving the station and you have two months, maybe three to run down the platform, take the leap, and latch on to the caboose.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Retirement, Microsoft, Startups, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Book review: "The Divide"

Author and journalist Matt Taibbi speaks to Occupy Wall Street protesters after a march on the New York offices of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer in 2012.

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Related Topix: Occupy Wall Street, New York, Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

The Washington Post

Alzheimer's Therapy May Come From Effort to Revive Failed Drugs

An effort to find new uses for drugs that have failed in clinical trials may offer hope for Alzheimer's patients, a top U.S. health research scientist said.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Law, Law, Business News

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Pfizer's Ian Read Becomes PhRMA Board Chairman; Ken Frazier, George Scangos Assume New Posts

Ian C. Read, chairman and CEO of Pfizer, Inc, was elected chairman of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America today at the trade association's annual meeting.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Merck , Biogen Idec, Marketing

The Washington Post

Cancer's Miracle Patients Studied Anew for Disease Clues: Health

Now scientists are starting to use sophisticated DNA sequencing technology to determine if these "exceptional responders" carry gene variations that can lead to new treatment approaches, better targeted therapies or even the re- emergence of experimental drugs once deemed failures.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Charitable Organizations, National Cancer Institute, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Cambridge, MA, Business News

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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Related Topix: Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Eli Lilly, Forest Labs, Education Etc.

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Investopedia

The Time To Focus On Value ETFs Is Now

It's been a great five years to say the least for the stock market. Since bottoming out during the Great Recession, the SPDR S&P 500 has more than doubled as investors have plowed back into stocks.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Train Disaster, Menlo Park, CA, Amazon, Financial Services, BlackRock, Investment Services, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Seeking Alpha

GlycoMimetics: A Promising Sickle Cell Disease Play

GlycoMimetics' GMI-1070 is a first-in-class pan-selectin inhibitor that could shorten sickle cell disease vaso-occlusive crisis, and has the potential for more than 1 billion peak sales.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law, Hydrea, Hydroxyurea (generic), Gaithersburg, MD, Biotech, Healthcare Industry

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