A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer.
Novartis AG’s top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 million figure the Swiss drugmaker has said it could be worth.
PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utility’s equipment, the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investor-owned power producer ruled on Wednesday.
U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand on Wednesday proposed requiring insurance companies to cover expensive fertility treatments, part of a “Family Bill of Rights” that would also help with adoption and medical care.
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A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer.
Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 million figure the Swiss drugmaker has said it could be worth.
PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utility's equipment, the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investor-owned power producer ruled on Wednesday.
U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand on Wednesday proposed requiring insurance companies to cover expensive fertility treatments, part of a "Family Bill of Rights" that would also help with adoption and medical care.
(Reuters Health) - Workers exposed to welding fumes are more likely to develop lung cancer than those not exposed to the fumes, and a new study suggests this holds true regardless of other risk factors like smoking or exposure to asbestos.
Doubts about vaccines have spread across social media like a disease and false information that "kills people" should be taken down by the companies running digital platforms, the head of global vaccine alliance Gavi said on Tuesday.
Array BioPharma Inc's cocktail of three therapies helped patients with a type of colorectal cancer live longer than those on standard treatment, according to interim results of a late-stage study on Tuesday.
Merck & Co Inc said on Monday its blockbuster cancer drug Keytruda failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage study testing the drug as a standalone treatment in patients with an aggressive type of breast cancer.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave Merck & Co a new opportunity to avoid lawsuits accusing the company of failing to properly warn patients of debilitating thigh-bone fractures from taking its osteoporosis drug Fosamax, throwing out a lower court decision that had revived the litigation.
Aspen Pharmacare said on Monday that Mylan NV had exercised an option to buy the South African drugmaker's portfolio of prescription and over-the-counter products in Australia for 188 million Australian dollars ($130 million).
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned of risks of serious injury or death from surgical staplers made by Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon unit, labeling a recent recall of the device as its most serious.
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24NCI&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$NCIlt;/agt;--Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Sheldon Ng has joined the firm as a managing director in its life sciences practice....
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sotera Wireless Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190522005178/en/Sotera-Wireless-Welcomes-New-Chief-Operating-Officer/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24BTX&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$BTXlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AMD?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#AMDlt;/agt;--BioTime, Inc. (NYSE American and TASE: BTX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing cellular therapies for unmet medical...
BERKELEY, Calif. & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indee Labs Strategic Advisory Board Includes Six Globally-Recognised Experts in Microfluidics and Chimeric-antigen Receptor T-cells. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190522005101/en/Indee-Labs-Announces-Formation-Strategic-Advisory-Board/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
BOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seattle Genetics appoints first Chief Commercial Officer, Robin G. Taylor, M.B.A., Ph.D. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190521005064/en/Seattle-Genetics-Appoints-Robin-Taylor-Ph.D.-Chief/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Greenleaf Health announces that former FDA Center Director Karen Midthun, M.D. has joined the firm as Principal, Drug & Biological Products. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190521005453/en/Karen-Midthun-M.D.-Joins-Greenleaf-Health/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FSDDF?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#FSDDFlt;/agt;--FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE) (OTCQB: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9) ("FSD" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that three eminent cannabis...
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gelesis announced the presentation of data from a clinical study of GS500 for potential treatment of chronic constipation at Digestive Disease Week. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190519005027/en/Promising-Clinical-Data-Pilot-Study-Gelesis%E2%80%99-Hydrogel/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SpringWorks Therapeutics Announces Initiation of Phase 3 Trial (DeFi) of Nirogacestat in Adult Patients with Desmoid Tumors http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190520005231/en/SpringWorks-Therapeutics-Announces-Initiation-Phase-3-Trial/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Epizyme Announces New Tazemetostat Clinical Data to be Presented in Oral Sessions at Multiple Upcoming Medical Meetings http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190516005652/en/Epizyme-Announces-New-Tazemetostat-Clinical-Data-Presented/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verastem, Inc. (Nasdaq:VSTM) (Verastem Oncology or the Company), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing medicines seeking to improve the survival and...
MONTPELLIER, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Sensorion (Paris:ALSEN) (FR0012596468 – ALSEN) a pioneering clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company which specializes in the development of novel therapies to restore,...
UTRECHT, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InteRNA Technologies announced today the recent publication of data from a collaboration with University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht in Journal of Neuroscience...
DANVERS, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/heartrecovery?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#heartrecoverylt;/agt;--Abiomed announces the U.S. FDA has approved the expansion of the Impella 5.0 and Impella LD PMA...
SUMMIT, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation to POMALYST® (pomalidomide) for...
STRASBOURG, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TG4050?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#TG4050lt;/agt;--Regulatory News: Transgene (Euronext Paris: TNG), a biotech company that designs and develops virus-based immunotherapies for the...
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/fbi?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#fbilt;/agt;--The FBI has approved Verogen's groundbreaking next-gen forensic DNA technology for upload to the National DNA Index System (NDIS). http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190502005888/en/FBI-Approves-Verogen%E2%80%99s-Next-Gen-Forensic-DNA-Technology/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verily forms strategic alliances with Novartis, Otsuka, Pfizer & Sanofi to develop digitally innovative, patient-centered clinical research programs. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190521005485/en/Verily-Forms-Strategic-Alliances-Novartis-Otsuka-Pfizer/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-QyNsUQ29c24MKpwrFSKUOTZQK86VRF04E6aMvZHPoaH7fxFuNFTHSunhvli30RlBNXya2izy9YOgHlBiZQk2LP6oD-t3eB0qV-nJQ-WeFyCEq7XOd8em_Uy42DWNTo2Mw==
TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--meltmedia receives Inc.’s 2019 Best Workplaces Award http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190516005008/en/meltmedia-receives-Inc.%E2%80%99s-2019-Workplaces-Award/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virta Health Partners with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to Help Veterans Reverse Type 2 Diabetes http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190516005299/en/Virta-Health-Partners-U.S.-Department-Veterans-Affairs/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-QyNsUQ29c24MKpwrFSKUOTZQK86VRF04E6aMvZHPoaH7fxFuNFTHSunhvli30RlBNXya2izy9YOgHlBiZQk2LP6oD-t3eB0qV-nJQ-WeFyCEq7XOd8em_Uy42DWNTo2Mw==
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer Park Brand Acquisition Corp. Class A Restricted Voting Units will begin trading today on NEO under the symbol BRND.U http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190513005465/en/Mercer-Park-Brand-Acquisition-Corp.-Lists-NEO/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-bQQCakZDujohEJegUyaJwquReQ0P23MrIoWkrUSV24ZevRMp3sIgu8q3wq1OF24lT93qbEzrwa15HGbLqMObxbNWfZlBntHS6jpH5ROLXsTFMkl05DM8ABqeyBleEmzJA==
DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) announced today the launch of its Collaboration for Cancer Prevention, Research and Support. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190513005256/en/Walgreens-Boots-Alliance-Announces-Collaboration-Cancer-Prevention/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-bQQCakZDujohEJegUyaJwquReQ0P23MrIoWkrUSV24ZevRMp3sIgu8q3wq1OF24lT93qbEzrwa15HGbLqMObxbNWfZlBntHS6jpH5ROLXsTFMkl05DM8ABqeyBleEmzJA==
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Adlon Therapeutics L.P. to Provide Funding Opportunities for Research to Expand Understanding of ADHD http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190513005237/en/Adlon-Therapeutics-L.P.-Provide-Funding-Opportunities-Research/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24BMY&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$BMYlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BMS?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#BMSlt;/agt;--Award-Winning Actor and Producer Sterling K. Brown Joins Bristol-Myers Squibb in Effort to Share Stories of What...
ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exelixis, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXEL) today announced its partner Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (“Daiichi Sankyo”) has launched MINNEBRO® (esaxerenone) tablets as a treatment...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ElevateBio Launches to Create and Operate a Portfolio of Highly Innovative Cell and Gene Therapy Companies http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190513005224/en/ElevateBio-Launches-Create-Operate-Portfolio-Highly-Innovative/?feedref=JjAwJuNHiystnCoBq_hl-WBlLQO14j4QZPTyX5CYOnwC4VjN53jumZRlnzhBoBxGrCOi9QzgjCezTS3Nw_X6kJUrpSBm-Hav1w-UkdSlG3ltkRSnqzf6ourQGu_UA28CzZCGORvG0LE20YOvo49uqw==
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ICON plc, (NASDAQ: ICLR) a global provider of drug and device development and commercialisation services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device industries, today announced...