Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Pharmaceutical News Stories - 2009

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2009-12-31 Nukepills.com delivers 5.4 million doses of Potassium Iodide to protect people from nuclear radiation 0 5
2009-12-31 OmSanA: A natural dietary supplement for maintaining blood sugar and cholesterol levels 0 5
2009-12-31 FREEDRUGCARD.US launches new Rx savings program to reduce prescription drug prices 1 None
2009-12-31 MEPREP to fund research to study the effects of medication in pregnant women 1 None
2009-12-31 Rite Aid offers H1N1 flu shots through certified immunizing pharmacists 0 None
2009-12-31 Pfizer provides update on Prevnar 13 0 None
2009-12-31 Research suggests high-dose Vitamin E supplements may do more harm than good 0 None
2009-12-30 CVS Caremark to provide H1N1 flu vaccinations at selected locations 0 None
2009-12-30 FDA accepts NDA review for new anticonvulsant drug 0 None
2009-12-30 Biodel submits NDA to FDA for clearance to market VIAject 0 None
2009-12-30 J&JPRD receives FDA Complete Response Letter for ceftobiprole 0 None
2009-12-30 Meda expands collaboration with Etypharm for Axorid 0 None
2009-12-30 Liraglutide FDA feedback expected within weeks, says Novo Nordisk 0 None
2009-12-30 Significant limitations in new Ginkgo biloba study published in JAMA, says ABC 0 None
2009-12-30 CRN stands by Ginkgo biloba's effectiveness in improving cognitive function 0 None
2009-12-30 Ginkgo biloba does not slow rate of cognitive decline in older adults 0 None
2009-12-30 Pharmacists can reduce treatment costs and improve outcomes if given the chance 0 None
2009-12-30 U.S. PTO grants reissue patent concerning OSI Pharmaceuticals’ Tarceva 0 None
2009-12-30 Projects investigating placebo effects in Parkinson's disease receive funds 0 None
2009-12-30 FDA impersonators threaten and extort victims who purchase drugs over the Internet 0 None
2009-12-30 Walgreens offers H1N1 vaccinations at all of its pharmacies throughout Massachusetts 0 None
2009-12-30 VIVUS submits a NDA to the FDA for obesity drug Qnexa 0 None
2009-12-29 Xin Aoxing Oleanolic Acid Capsules for treatment of Hepatitis B to be launched 0 5
2009-12-29 H1N1 vaccine currently available at all seven Target Clinic locations in Maryland 0 None
2009-12-29 Results from Bionovo's study on BN107 published 0 None
2009-12-29 Department of Health offers statewide H1N1 vaccination; urges all Pennsylvanians to get vaccinated 0 None
2009-12-29 Over 5,000 "Not Recommended" Internet drug outlets 0 None
2009-12-29 Managing overwhelming multiple medications, Medco offers free guide for America's seniors 0 None
2009-12-29 Selected store locations in Massachusetts, Virginia and California to receive H1N1 flu vaccinations 0 None
2009-12-29 Tego Biosciences sells intellectual property portfolio to Luna Innovations 0 None
2009-12-28 CGEN-671, a new drug target for multiple epithelial tumors discovered by Compugen 0 None
2009-12-28 CoachRx: An interactive website for CIGNA’s customers 0 None
2009-12-28 Sudden worldwide increase in antibiotic-resistant bacterium, a cause for concern 0 4
2009-12-27 Steroids not superior to laser treatments for DME 0 None
2009-12-24 FDA provides guidance on applying for orphan drug designation 0 None
2009-12-24 CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic expand H1N1 vaccine outreach effort 0 None
2009-12-24 Walgreens offers H1N1 vaccinations throughout Indiana 0 None
2009-12-24 UCB's Cimzia gains market share of Centocor's Simponi 0 4.5
2009-12-24 New study indicates growing number of people are abusing prescription painkillers 1 5
2009-12-24 Salix Pharmaceuticals sued over alleged kidney damage due to OsmoPrep 0 None
2009-12-24 Smith & Nephew adds PELNAC dermal replacement wound product to its portfolio 0 None
2009-12-24 Eli Lilly and Kowa Pharmaceuticals America to co-promote LIVALO in the U.S 0 4.5
2009-12-24 Oxford Outcomes becomes a member of SAFE-BioPharma Association 0 None
2009-12-24 Drug companies winners of the American prescription drug debate 0 None
2009-12-24 PDI awarded contract sales engagement with Top 5 pharmaceutical company 0 None
2009-12-24 Senate rejects mass importation of medicine from Canada 0 None
2009-12-24 FDA issues Pfizer a Complete Response letter for Lyrica GAD monotherapy treatment 0 None
2009-12-24 Anti-inflammatory coxib medications inhibit aspirin's protective qualities 0 5
2009-12-24 More H1N1 vaccines available in U.S., many Americans don't want it 0 None
2009-12-24 Fluzone High-Dose inactivated influenza virus vaccine receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-12-24 AstraZeneca signs definitive agreement to acquire Novexel 0 5
2009-12-23 Majority of Australians think H1N1 vaccination is not necessary 0 None
2009-12-23 GlobalPost examines antibiotic resistance in China 0 None
2009-12-23 New findings show ether discovery might have occurred earlier 0 None
2009-12-23 One-third of parents do not expect to get H1N1 vaccine for kids; concerns about safety remains major factor 0 None
2009-12-23 Beta blockers may increase risk of anemia-induced adverse cardiovascular events 0 None
2009-12-23 Marijuana lyrics linked to marijuana use 1 1
2009-12-23 Researchers mix active drug and placebo to maximize drug benefits for efficient treatment 0 5
2009-12-23 CVS/pharmacy to provide H1N1 flu vaccinations at select store locations in Rhode Island 0 None
2009-12-23 Combination of ropivacaine and fibrin sealant is effective in reducing pain after LC procedure 0 None
2009-12-23 New community-associated strain of MRSA more apt to cause serious problems 0 None
2009-12-23 Researchers recommend progesterone as viable treatment for traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2009-12-23 Trabectedin now available for patients with advanced soft tissue sarcoma 0 2
2009-12-23 New drug to stop cancer cells from growing and to stimulate immune system to destroy cancer cells found 2 None
2009-12-23 Ultrasound-guided cortisone injections, an effective treatment method for gluteus medius tendinopathy 0 None
2009-12-23 Viron Therapeutics' three drug candidates granted U.S. patents 0 5
2009-12-23 Macomb County Health Department announces 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccination program 0 None
2009-12-22 Niacin may not be beneficial for type 2 diabetic patients 0 None
2009-12-22 H1N1 flu vaccination clinics to be offered at 33 locations across Pennsylvania 0 None
2009-12-22 Darbepoetin alfa does not reduce cardiovascular problem in anemic patients on dialysis 0 None
2009-12-22 Former CDC head to lead Merck's vaccine division 0 None
2009-12-22 Prasco Laboratories to market Stiefel Laboratories' Clobetasol Propionate Foam 0 None
2009-12-22 Declining use of Advair for COPD, Spiriva patient share increasing 0 None
2009-12-22 Arena Pharmaceuticals submits lorcaserin NDA to the FDA 0 None
2009-12-22 Matrix Laboratories receives FDA tentative approval for Efavirenz NDA under PEPFAR 0 None
2009-12-22 PGxHealth, DHZ announce collaboration in genetic variant study with response to clopidogrel 0 None
2009-12-22 Derma Sciences receives licensing rights to wound and skin care products 0 None
2009-12-22 Health Canada approves Prevnar 13 vaccine for invasive pneumococcal disease 0 5
2009-12-22 Schering and MSP Singapore sue Mylan over generic Vytorin ANDA 0 None
2009-12-22 QLT Ophthalmics to distribute Visudyne in the U.S. market 0 None
2009-12-22 Shire submits REPLAGAL BLA with the FDA 0 None
2009-12-22 Sinovac Biotech selected as Top 10 most competitive companies for 2009 0 None
2009-12-22 Prescription medication at lower costs for Oregon state agency employees 0 None
2009-12-22 New quantities of H1N1 vaccine available for walk-in patients; no appointments necessary 0 5
2009-12-22 Duane Reade offers H1N1 vaccines for New York residents 0 None
2009-12-22 Cell Therapeutics supports Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals 0 None
2009-12-22 Rifampicin resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2009-12-22 Emisphere's oral salmon calcitonin product addresses persistent musculoskeletal pain 0 None
2009-12-22 ZEGERID OTC approval triggers $20M milestone payment to Santarus 0 None
2009-12-22 NMA urges parents to protect their children from meningococcal disease 0 None
2009-12-22 Research shows morphine dosage can vary greatly in newborns 0 None
2009-12-22 Urigen Pharmaceuticals and Oceana Therapeutics jointly prepare for meeting with FDA on URG101 0 None
2009-12-22 MAA for naproxcinod submitted to EMEA through centralized procedure 0 None
2009-12-22 Complete Response letter related to the BLA for azficel-T offered to Fibrocell Science 0 None
2009-12-22 Select CVS/pharmacy locations and all MinuteClinic medical clinics offer H1N1 vaccinations 0 None
2009-12-22 FDA extends action date for its review of Cephalon's sNDA for NUVIGIL Tablets 0 None
2009-12-21 CombinatoRx and Neuromed Pharmaceuticals complete merger agreement 0 None
2009-12-21 ZymoGenetics restructures license and collaboration agreements on RECOTHROM 0 None
2009-12-21 One dose of vaccine may be effective to protect infants and children from H1N1 virus, shows study 0 None
2009-12-21 MSD to distribute and market Labopharm's Tradorec XL in the U.K. 0 None
2009-12-21 Durata Therapeutics acquires Vicuron Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-12-21 Swedish agency approves Medivir's Xerclear for treatment of cold sores 0 None
2009-12-21 EMEA grants orphan drug designation for pixantrone in Europe 0 None
2009-12-19 Ethisphere names Pfizer whistleblower as 2009's most influential person in business ethics 0 None
2009-12-19 Medical liability concerns lead to overprescription of antibiotics 0 4.5
2009-12-19 CPSC announces voluntary recall of Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Liquicaps 0 None
2009-12-19 Akorn exits vaccine distribution business 0 None
2009-12-19 MinuteClinic medical clinics in select CVS/pharmacy stores offer H1N1 vaccinations 0 None
2009-12-19 158 of American Oriental Bioengineering's drugs included in China's 2009 NIC 0 5
2009-12-19 Sanofi Pasteur pediatric H1N1 vaccine recall: No danger and no need of an extra dose 0 None
2009-12-18 McNeil Consumer Healthcare announces recall of TYLENOL in bottles with red EZ-OPEN CAP 0 None
2009-12-18 GSK receives European CHMP positive opinion for Revolade 0 None
2009-12-18 EMA's CHMP issues positive opinion for Cangene's Human Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin product 0 None
2009-12-18 Tackle Cancer Foundation calls attention to REVLIMID for myeloma patients 0 4
2009-12-18 Nu Skin Enterprises launches the new ageLOC Future Serum 1 5
2009-12-18 Jubilant Organosys announces new facility for Niacinamide and 3-Cyanopyridine 0 None
2009-12-18 European CHMP announces positive opinion for Amgen's Prolia marketing authorization 0 None
2009-12-18 AEterna Zentaris terminates its agreement on cetrorelix with sanofi-aventis U.S. 0 None
2009-12-18 Physicians favor agents that can reduce HbA1c levels by 2% in diabetes patients 0 None
2009-12-18 Cost of Avastin a deterrent for non-small-cell lung cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 Nutricia North America improves its packaging with BPA-free lining for all powdered products 1 5
2009-12-18 Proprietary adult stem cell platform, an effective treatment for diabetes, shows study 0 None
2009-12-18 FDA advisory committee votes against approval of Tarceva for lung cancer treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 ISTA Pharmaceuticals files sNDA for bromfenac ophthalmic solution 0 None
2009-12-18 Treprostinil drug reduces breathlessness in PAH patients, says study 0 None
2009-12-18 Ambit Biosciences and Astellas Pharma to jointly develop and commercialize FLT3 kinase inhibitors 0 None
2009-12-18 BDI Pharma introduces SecuriVAX for online ordering of vaccines 0 None
2009-12-18 Four commonly used chemotherapy drugs disrupt birth of new brain cells, shows study 0 None
2009-12-18 Unigene Laboratories selects UGP281 lead peptide from obesity program for development 0 1
2009-12-18 Antidepressants may play a key role in improving adolescents’ mental health 0 None
2009-12-18 Duane Reade offers H1N1 immunization vaccines for New York residents 0 None
2009-12-18 Somaxon Pharmaceuticals to meet FDA to discuss the NDA for Silenor for insomnia treatment 0 None
2009-12-18 Covidien signs definitive agreement to sell U.S. radiopharmacies to Triad Isotopes 0 None
2009-12-17 Switching between A-rated anti-epileptic drug formulations does not increase seizure risk 0 None
2009-12-17 EPA approves BASF's Aseptrol S10 - Tab for H1N1 sanitization operations 0 None
2009-12-17 Therapure Biopharma to fill/finish nimotuzumab at its Canadian GMP certified fill suite 0 None
2009-12-17 Labopharm commences regulatory approval process in Europe for its twice-daily tramadol-acetaminophen 0 None
2009-12-17 Prophylactic misuse of NSAIDs cause more harm than good 0 None
2009-12-17 Promising breakthrough in adjuvant development may lead to cost-effective therapeutic vaccines 0 None
2009-12-17 Three H1N1 influenza vaccination clinics scheduled to offer vaccines free of charge 0 None
2009-12-17 Forest Laboratories Holdings and Almirall to develop, market and distribute LAS100977 in the US 0 None
2009-12-17 FDA Advisory Committee votes against the approval of Tarceva 0 None
2009-12-17 ODAC to review Cell Therapeutics' NDA for pixantrone 0 None
2009-12-17 ODAC to conduct public advisory meeting to review ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals’ NDA for Omapro 0 None
2009-12-17 GSK and NanoBio sign license agreement for nanoemulsion technology 0 None
2009-12-17 New licensing agreement to develop and commercialize prophylactic vaccine against MRSA signed 0 None
2009-12-17 Group of drugs used to treat heart failure shows promise for fighting colon cancer 0 None
2009-12-17 Also in global health news: Kenya HIV/AIDS; Uganda bill; water project in Philippines; U.N. appeal for Yemen 0 None
2009-12-16 Opinions: HIV prevention; PEPFAR; H1N1 vaccine donation; developing country R&D; climate change 0 None
2009-12-16 New study to evaluate the effectiveness of H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccines in pregnant women conducted 0 None
2009-12-16 WHO using new bivalent oral polio vaccine in Afghanistan 0 None
2009-12-16 Syntiron grants sanofi pasteur exclusive world-wide license to its human vaccine against MRSA 0 None
2009-12-16 NanoBio, GSK partner to develop and commercialize novel cold sore treatment compound 0 1
2009-12-16 Amendment to allow drug importation fails in Senate 0 None
2009-12-16 Walgreens offers H1N1 vaccine in 27 states 0 None
2009-12-16 EU border security market boosted by unauthorised immigration and illegal drug trafficking 0 None
2009-12-16 Pharmacy directors willing to cover tanezumab at lower prices 0 4
2009-12-16 Almac Diagnostics expands its Bioinformatics department 0 None
2009-12-16 Avastin may lose significant patient share to Sanofi-Aventis' BSI-201, according to report 0 None
2009-12-16 MRSA, the most concerning pathogen to surveyed for skin and skin structure infections 0 None
2009-12-16 Pharmaceutical manufacturers controlling health reform debate, Senate disallows prescription drug import 0 None
2009-12-16 Thomson Reuters offers integrated clinical trial protocol and outcome information for customers 0 None
2009-12-16 Englerin A possesses high toxicity for kidney cancer cells, researchers discover 0 None
2009-12-16 Preclinical study of Arno Therapeutics' drug candidate AR-42 presented at ASH 2009 0 None
2009-12-16 AstraZeneca's CRESTOR receives favorable vote from FDA Advisory Committee 0 5
2009-12-16 New top-line results for patient preference study evaluating Kristalose for Oral Solution announced 0 None
2009-12-16 Rib-X Pharmaceuticals and MGH enter into collaborative research agreement 0 None
2009-12-16 Researchers develop new electrophoretic method for detecting MIRCERA and EPO in blood 0 None
2009-12-16 InSite Vision to advance new development candidate ISV-303 0 None
2009-12-15 FDA grants approval to market InterSol platelet additive solution 0 None
2009-12-15 Tarenflurbil drug does not appear to benefit Alzheimer’s patients 0 None
2009-12-15 Patheon releases the first commercial shipments of SUMAVEL DosePro to Zogenix 0 None
2009-12-15 FDA grants marketing approval for EnzySurge's new SilverStream solution for prescription use 0 None
2009-12-15 UNITAID to launch patent pool for HIV/AIDS drugs by mid-2010 0 None
2009-12-15 Pfizer to co-promote Actos with Tianjin Takeda Pharmaceuticals in China 0 2
2009-12-15 Genocea Biosciences to develop Chlamydia trachomatis vaccine with UPMC grant 0 None
2009-12-15 Prescription drug import amendment divides Senate Democrats 0 None
2009-12-15 Novartis submits JOULFERON MAA to the EMEA 0 None
2009-12-15 Jazz Pharmaceuticals announces submission of JZP-6 NDA for treatment of fibromyalgia 0 5
2009-12-15 CHPA comments on NIDA's Monitoring the Future survey 0 None
2009-12-15 Bend Research makes available Type V DMF for HPMCAS concerning FDA regulatory filings 0 None
2009-12-15 CDC has distributed 3,177,900 doses of H1N1 flu vaccine to Pennsylvania till date 0 None
2009-12-15 Antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications linked to increased risk of cardiovascular events and death 1 None
2009-12-15 Study to determine link between insulin glargine and cancer 0 None
2009-12-15 Supplements boost immune system and offer protection against seasonal flu 0 None
2009-12-15 INS cites FDA-approved Totect antidote for anthracycline extravasations 0 None
2009-12-15 FDA publishes cGMPs for PET drugs 0 None
2009-12-15 Health hazards of BPA: Call for FDA to make its announcement before Christmas 0 None
2009-12-15 Study compares status of health care systems in U.S. and UK 0 None
2009-12-15 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance to Transcept Pharmaceuticals for Intermezzo claims 0 None
2009-12-15 Decision Resources: Atrial fibrillation drug market to increase more than sevenfold 0 None
2009-12-15 New program to help maintain bone health in men with prostate cancer on ADT announced 0 None
2009-12-15 Rexahn Pharmaceuticals and TheraTarget sign joint research collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-12-15 Researchers advance in developing a vaccine against AIDS disease 0 None
2009-12-15 Manchester Pharmaceuticals' Chenodal now available for patients suffering from gallstones 0 None
2009-12-15 Microbicide does not reduce women's risk of HIV infection, study shows 0 None
2009-12-15 IOM issues review of national vaccine strategy 0 None
2009-12-15 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries receives approval for newly revised prescribing information for AZILECT 0 None
2009-12-15 Celebrex stops aspirin from doing its job effectively 0 3
2009-12-15 Alexza Pharmaceuticals submits its NDA for Staccato loxapine to FDA 0 4
2009-12-14 Vion Pharmaceuticals receives complete response letter related to its NDA for Onrigin injection 0 None
2009-12-14 Amgen receives worldwide rights to Array’s small-molecule glucokinase activator program 0 None
2009-12-14 Postmenopausal women who take antidepressants face increased risk for stroke and death 1 None
2009-12-14 Data mining by drug companies raises concern 0 None
2009-12-14 ZYPREXA RELPREVV approved by FDA 0 None
2009-12-14 Revolutions Medical begins mass manufacturing process for safety syringe 0 None
2009-12-14 Study supports the use of SinoFresh Nasal Spray to prevent and decrease H1N1 virus 0 2.5
2009-12-14 New technological system to help improve availability of anti-malarial drugs in Tanzania 0 None
2009-12-14 New eCTD document service speeds up drug approval process 0 None
2009-12-14 Oncolytics Biotech develops REOLYSIN for patients affected by hard-to-treat cancers 0 3.5
2009-12-14 Hormone therapy: An important treatment option for post-menopausal women 0 None
2009-12-14 Trial date set for patent litigation in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware 0 None
2009-12-14 Synexus organises conference to raise awareness of the role of clinical research in drug development 0 None
2009-12-14 International experts prepare check-list for identifying insulin and cancer risk 0 None
2009-12-14 Approval of injectable formulation using NanoCrystal technology announced 0 None
2009-12-14 Diabetic patients exposed to insulin glargine have higher incidence of cancer, shows study 0 None
2009-12-14 New biosensors show how schizophrenia drugs alter brain chemistry 0 None
2009-12-14 NICE guidelines limit options for low cost osteoporosis drugs 0 None
2009-12-14 Herb milk thistle help treat liver inflammation in cancer patients who receive chemotherapy, finds study 0 None
2009-12-14 Patients with elevated CRP and normal LDL levels may benefit from statin therapy 1 5
2009-12-13 Senators at odds about drug importation amendment 0 None
2009-12-13 ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals and Hospira enter into exclusive agreement 0 None
2009-12-13 Forbes examines ongoing discussions over HIV/AIDS drugs patent pools 0 None
2009-12-12 FDA approves Mylan Pharmaceuticals' ANDA for Levetiracetam Tablets 0 None
2009-12-12 Lapatinib plus trastuzumab extend lives of HER2-positive breast cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-11 Anti-estrogens may reduce the risk of death from lung cancer, according to study results 0 None
2009-12-11 HHS: Current research efforts and developments in influenza vaccine technologies 0 None
2009-12-11 Pfizer's Prevenar 13 granted European marketing authorization 0 5
2009-12-11 Circassia raises GBP15M for development of its novel allergy T-cell vaccines portfolio 0 None
2009-12-11 Arena Pharmaceuticals' lorcaserin demonstrates low abuse potential 0 None
2009-12-11 New data suggests bisphosphonate drug may play a role in reducing recurrent breast cancer 0 1
2009-12-11 Study describing solid-state characterization of three forms of finasteride published 0 None
2009-12-11 RetireSafe urges vote against Senator Dorgan's drug importation amendment 0 None
2009-12-11 Tips for storing and cleaning medication storage areas 0 5
2009-12-11 Stroke drug kills cancer cells and leaves normal cells intact, report researchers 1 5
2009-12-11 Instem opens new office in Shanghai to support Chinese pharmaceutical and R&D market 0 None
2009-12-11 Avandia lawsuit: GSK's claims of privilege rejected 0 4
2009-12-11 Nutritional supplements to strengthen immunity and improve periodontal health 0 None
2009-12-11 FDA approves Fenwal's InterSol platelet additive solution 0 1
2009-12-11 FDA Drugs Advisory Committee recommends approval for Gilead Sciences' aztreonam for inhalation solution 0 None
2009-12-11 FDA approves Lannett's Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Tablets 0 None
2009-12-10 Cequent Pharmaceuticals' IND application for CEQ508 approved for clinical trial 0 None
2009-12-10 FDA approves Azaya Therapeutics' Taxotere for Phase I clinical study 0 None
2009-12-10 Flu vaccine shortages in developing countries could destabilize global security, says former WHO deputy head 0 None
2009-12-10 Abbott submits SIMCOR sNDA for two new dosage strengths 0 None
2009-12-10 Salix Pharmaceuticals discusses proposed rifaximin NDA with the FDA 0 None
2009-12-10 Six Beijing Xiang Yun Kang Drugstores to be acquired by China Nepstar Chain Drugstore 0 None
2009-12-10 GP Publishing releases "The Miracle of ViaViente" 1 None
2009-12-10 Registered dietitians recommend vitamins and supplements for improved bone health 0 4
2009-12-10 HSA survey reveals drug cost inflation in workers’ compensation is up by 7.5% 0 None
2009-12-10 $1 billion drug benefits contract to CVS Caremark: TRS urged to examine further before voting 0 None
2009-12-10 Researchers identify individualized treatments for pathological gambling 0 None
2009-12-10 BIOGUARD barrier gauze dressings offer high antiviral efficacy against H1N1 0 None
2009-12-10 EC grants orphan drug designation for MP4CO for treating sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-12-10 Sanofi Pasteur expands dengue vaccine clinical program in Latin America 0 None
2009-12-10 Low doses of lidocaine given intravenously help control pain after ambulatory surgery procedures 0 None
2009-12-10 Study reveals increased discussion on flu vaccines has no significant impact on public's behavior 0 None
2009-12-10 Perrigo files Abbreviated New Drug Application for Clobex Spray 0 None
2009-12-10 Pharma IQ to organize Anti-Infectives Summit in Philadelphia 0 None
2009-12-10 New research suggests cancer drug may also help patients suffering from asthma 0 None
2009-12-10 Pharmaceutical industry to execute new strategies in the coming year 0 5
2009-12-09 FDA launches workshop to simplify orphan drug development 0 None
2009-12-09 Pacific Beach BioSciences signs licensing agreement with major pharmaceutical company 0 5
2009-12-09 Alternative, fast and safe process for producing large quantities of effective flu vaccines 0 5
2009-12-09 Drug makers attract scrutiny over cost and ads, but may benefit from overhaul 0 None
2009-12-09 USPTO grants CyDex Pharmaceuticals patent for Captisol 0 None
2009-12-09 Misuse of blood thinners in dialysis patients reported 0 None
2009-12-09 Newly created line of skin care products based on ISCO’s proprietary Parthenogenic Stem Cells 0 None
2009-12-09 Protalix Biotherapeutics completes NDA submission for taliglucerase alfa 0 None
2009-12-09 Particle Sciences expands High Potency Compound handling capabilities 0 None
2009-12-09 AHS annual meeting focuses on myeloma, says IMF 0 5
2009-12-09 Report on the community-acquired pneumonia drug market 0 None
2009-12-09 New drug designed to stop cancer from spreading by preventing mitosis 0 None
2009-12-09 CSC's stem cell-derived motor neuron product for SMA receives FDA orphan drug designation 0 5
2009-12-09 European markets for Parkinson's disease therapeutics to reach $2.28 billion in 2015 0 None
2009-12-09 Depression drug TC-5214 earns USF its most lucrative patent royalties to date 0 None
2009-12-09 Nutrient-rich diet is the best way to stay healthy and reduce risk of chronic diseases 0 None
2009-12-09 Pharming Group NV's pre-BLA meeting with the FDA for Rhucin 0 5
2009-12-09 Antithrombotic medication may increase risk of bleeding in dialysis patients undergoing PCI procedure 0 None
2009-12-09 Most antidepressant medications raise serotonin levels and miss key target of clinical depression 0 None
2009-12-09 Physicians trust the safety and efficacy of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-12-09 Researchers find striking disparities in HPV vaccine awareness among low-income population 0 None
2009-12-09 Mylan Pharmaceuticals signs settlement and license agreements with Wyeth 0 None
2009-12-09 Macomb County Health Department opens new H1N1 influenza immunization clinics 0 None
2009-12-08 Neuroscientists suggest risky therapy for aging brain may be avoidable by focusing on hormone target 0 None
2009-12-08 Scientists identify new potential drug for treating acute myeloid leukaemia 0 None
2009-12-08 CDC awards $19.7 million contract to study new drugs for tuberculosis treatment 0 None
2009-12-08 House Democrats criticize recent increases in brand-name drug prices 0 None
2009-12-08 Reuters news examines quest for new TB drugs, vaccines 0 None
2009-12-08 CSL Behring selects BioRx as an approved Berinert provider 0 5
2009-12-08 Brazil: The largest emerging pharmaceutical market for hepatitis C virus 0 None
2009-12-08 Arcadia Biosciences' SONOVA 400 receives FDA approval as a dietary supplement ingredient 0 None
2009-12-08 BARDA cancels PharmAthene's RFP for Recombinant Protective Antigen Anthrax Vaccine 0 None
2009-12-08 Pixantrone demonstrates substantial reduction in cardiac cell toxicity compared to anthracyclines 0 None
2009-12-08 ASH meeting highlights H1N1 pandemic threat, new trends and treatment options for children with genetic blood disorder 0 None
2009-12-08 Department of Health reminds at-risk Pennsylvanians to receive H1N1 vaccination 0 None
2009-12-08 Erbitux gaining market share of Avastin in Europe 0 None
2009-12-08 CML patients on nilotinib or dasatinib drug achieve better response than imatinib drug 2 None
2009-12-08 Results of two new studies support the use of intravenous Vimpat for patients in clinical settings 0 None
2009-12-08 CeNeRx BioPharma's TriRima reversibly inhibits MAO-A, confirms PET imaging study 0 None
2009-12-08 Specialty pharmaceutical market: Treatment patterns and product performance 0 None
2009-12-08 Generic erosion of premium-priced branded agents to offset sales of new agents 0 None
2009-12-08 Market for personalized medicine in the United States to grow 11 percent annually, shows report 0 None
2009-12-08 Vitamins and nutriceuticals improve memory and cognitive performance, shows study 0 None
2009-12-08 Two abstracts describing preclinical studies with GMI-1070 selected for oral presentations 0 None
2009-12-08 JAK2 inhibitor can control myelofibrosis, report researchers 0 1
2009-12-08 New data from NanoBio's nanoemulsion-based adjuvant platform to be presented 0 None
2009-12-08 Defibrotide drug effective against hepatic veno-occlusive disease 0 4
2009-12-08 Novo Nordisk in-licenses intellectual property rights to IL-21 antibodies 0 None
2009-12-08 Deaths from opioid use in Ontario have doubled, according to new study 0 None
2009-12-08 PolyMedix to present data on its heptagonist compounds 0 None
2009-12-08 Selenium-based antioxidant compound reduces risk of colorectal cancer 0 3
2009-12-08 Combination of chemotherapy and midostaurin drug may benefit AML patients with FLT3 mutations 0 None
2009-12-08 Opioids can be a safe and effective treatment for pain, shows study 0 None
2009-12-08 Non-clinical data of CK-2017357 presented by Cytokinetics 0 None
2009-12-08 Marketers and retailers refrained from promoting any dietary supplement for H1N1 treatment 0 None
2009-12-08 Individuals taking antidepressants may experience personality change, says new report 0 None
2009-12-08 Antiepileptic drugs may have a possible protective effect against seizure disorders 0 None
2009-12-08 Celldex Therapeutics to present poster on its first antibody-drug conjugate product 0 None
2009-12-08 Carfilzomib shows noteworthy responses and low side effects among multiple myeloma patients 0 None
2009-12-07 RCT licensee Dyax receives approval from the FDA for KALBITOR 0 None
2009-12-07 Deals on health reform in jeopardy as support from drugmakers, senior groups is tested 0 None
2009-12-07 FDA provides a Complete Response Letter for Somaxon Pharmaceuticals' Silenor NDA 0 None
2009-12-07 Gloucester Pharmaceuticals to be acquired by Celgene 0 None
2009-12-07 Native Remedies selects TransMedia Group as its PR firm 0 None
2009-12-07 FDA approves two New Drug Applications 0 None
2009-12-07 New oral drug is safe and effective to combat clotting disorder 0 None
2009-12-07 Computer search algorithms identify FDA-approved drugs that could be the basis for new medicines 0 None
2009-12-07 Anticoagulants used to prevent clots in placental blood vessels ineffective, reveals research 0 None
2009-12-07 New three-drug combination may be effective for treating patients with bone cancer 0 None
2009-12-07 Study finds substantial variation in hydroxyurea utilization for sickle cell disease 0 None
2009-12-06 Bortezomib can improve control of GVHD and immune system recovery 0 None
2009-12-06 New treatment options for leukemia and myeloproliferative disorders introduced 0 None
2009-12-05 Chicken pox vaccine also reduces risk of herpes zoster in children 0 5
2009-12-05 97 new drugs and vaccines in development for HIV/AIDS treatment, finds report 0 None
2009-12-05 RetireSafe calls for the Senate to oppose the Dorgan Importation plan 0 None
2009-12-05 Patients new to chronic disease medication face risk of medication discontinuation, finds study 0 None
2009-12-05 Statins may protect against GVHD complications 0 None
2009-12-05 Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' non-sedating barbiturate compound study granted FDA IND exemption 0 None
2009-12-05 FDA approves Santarus’ NDA for immediate-release prescription tablet product 0 None
2009-12-05 Scientists report cervarix vaccine offers protection against cervical cancer 0 None
2009-12-05 New data from PharmAthene's anthrax vaccine program presented 0 None
2009-12-04 Janssen-Cilag submits MAA to the European Medicines Agency for paliperidone palmitate 0 None
2009-12-04 FDA approves Zyprexa in tablet form for schizophrenia and manic treatment 0 None
2009-12-04 Rituximab drug may reduce long-term complications of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2009-12-04 Application for regulatory approval of apixaban in Europe to be submitted 0 None
2009-12-04 Amber Pharmacy receives ACHC accreditation 0 None
2009-12-04 Watson Laboratories files an ANDA for generic version of Rozerem 0 None
2009-12-04 IMF to stage presentation on multiple myeloma at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 DCVax therapeutic cancer vaccine manufacturing process receives patent approval 0 None
2009-12-04 FDA approves once-daily SEROQUEL XR Extended Release Tablets 0 None
2009-12-04 New study shows seasonal flu vaccine awareness is high among Hispanics, but vaccination rates are lower 0 None
2009-12-04 GSK places a batch of AS03 adjuvanted H1N1 vaccine on hold 0 None
2009-12-04 Amgen/GSK's Prolia will be preferred as second- or third-line therapy for osteoporosis 0 None
2009-12-04 Cancer patient “Statement of Principles” brought to the 2009 ASH meeting 0 None
2009-12-04 APCER Pharma Solutions' webinar on 2010 FDA drug safety and pharmacovigilance initiatives 0 None
2009-12-04 Viral Genetics to develop drug therapies for immune-related disorders and diseases 0 None
2009-12-04 ISIS-FXIRx and ISIS-SMNRx included in Isis Pharmaceuticals' development pipeline 0 None
2009-12-04 Two antimicrobial drug developing companies evaluate new approach for treating bacterial infections 0 None
2009-12-04 Data from recent clinical trial for Caldolor Injection to be presented 0 None
2009-12-04 ISTODAX included in the updated NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology 0 None
2009-12-04 Wound Management Technologies to market CellerateRx within the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-04 Sulphonylureas, an antidiabetic drug, carries greater risk of heart failure and death compared to metformin 0 2
2009-12-04 Alkermes licenses Medifusion technology to develop TNF receptor-Fc fusion protein 0 None
2009-12-04 WHO investigates Tamiflu resistance, updates antiviral recommendations for H1N1 patients with severely compromised immune systems 0 None
2009-12-04 Update on European commercial launch of MuGard for oral mucositis provided 0 5
2009-12-03 Report on the type 2 diabetes drug market in Brazil 0 None
2009-12-03 Endo Pharmaceuticals receives FDA complete response letter for AVEED NDA 0 None
2009-12-03 FDA approves manufacture of Amneal Pharmaceuticals' Nizatidine Oral Solution 0 3
2009-12-03 Tripep receives approval to extend ChronVac-C study 0 None
2009-12-03 FAU professor highlights the need for extensive randomized trials to distinguish drug benefits 0 None
2009-12-03 Nonanesthesiologist-administered propofol for GI procedures safe 1 4
2009-12-03 China's SFDA initiates quality investigation of Simcere Pharmaceutical Group subsidiary's rabies vaccine 0 None
2009-12-03 NOXXON Pharma achieves important milestone in drug discovery 0 None
2009-12-03 Positive results from NanoBio's recombinant H5N1 flu antigen-nanoemulsion vaccine combination study 0 None
2009-12-03 Macular Health eye vitamin supplement improves visual acuity 0 3.7
2009-12-03 Lunasin may have important health benefits, two new studies report 0 None
2009-12-03 AstraZeneca and Targacept enter into agreement to develop and commercialize TC-5214 0 None
2009-12-03 Roche ships additional quantities of Tamiflu oral suspension 0 None
2009-12-03 Researchers to publish a paper on the availability of 'Spice' drugs online 0 2.3
2009-12-03 Cephalon's lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceuticals for patent infringement of NUVIGIL tablets 0 5
2009-12-03 FDA grants Fast Track designation for Keryx Biopharmaceuticals' KRX-0401 0 None
2009-12-03 Beta 2 adrenergic agonist drugs linked to autism-spectrum disorders 0 None
2009-12-03 The Hill examines push to get more U.S. funding for malaria medicines 0 None
2009-12-03 U.S. H1N1 cases decreasing, CDC says; HHS to review approach to health-threat preparedness 0 None
2009-12-02 Impax Laboratories acquires ANDA from Watson Pharmaceuticals and Cobalt Laboratories 0 None
2009-12-02 Repeated use of ecstasy drug increases the risk of developing sleep apnea 0 3
2009-12-02 Kalbitor drug approved by FDA 0 None
2009-12-02 Aspen Brook Consulting announces 2010 Bioprocess Management Summit 0 None
2009-12-02 Champions Biotechnology and Ramot establish licensing agreement 0 None
2009-12-02 Javelin Pharmaceuticals submits an NDA for Dyloject Injection 0 None
2009-12-02 Women at high risk of developing breast cancer reluctant to take tamoxifen for prevention 1 3
2009-12-02 FDA approves revised clinical trial protocol for CytRx' arimoclomol 0 None
2009-12-02 Generic erosion to decrease branded atypical antipsychotics schizophrenia drug market to $5.2B 0 None
2009-12-02 Shire settles ADDERALL XR authorized generic version supply litigation 0 None
2009-12-02 Sinovac Biotech receives fourth purchase order for its H1N1 vaccine from Chinese government 0 None
2009-12-02 Beta 2 adrenergic agonist drugs can increase risk of autism-spectrum disorders in developing fetus 1 5
2009-12-02 Educational resource guide about pharmaceutical industry practices released 0 None
2009-12-02 Health Sciences Group announces positive feedback from Medical Marijuana 0 None
2009-12-02 Genzyme ships vials of newly produced Cerezyme 0 None
2009-12-02 Pharmacists provide strategies to minimize disruption on common prescription drugs 0 None
2009-12-02 Future likely to witness improved therapies and novel drugs to treat lifestyle disorders 0 None
2009-12-02 70% of 350 US physicians will increase the use niacin for patients, says report 0 None
2009-12-02 FDA approves Schering-Plough's New Drug Application for ZEGERID OTC capsules 0 None
2009-12-02 Boehringer Ingelheim to announce positive results from its RE-COVER study 0 None
2009-12-02 New nursing guideline to enhance improved care for MMT clients 0 None
2009-12-02 J&JPRD submits an NDA for tapentadol ER tablets 0 4.5
2009-12-02 CT imaging combined with Avastin may predict overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer 0 None
2009-12-02 SinoFresh Healthcare re-launches sales and distribution of Sinofresh Nasal Spray 0 None
2009-12-02 Overall use of blood-thinning agents not improving despite more options 0 None
2009-12-02 Cancer researchers find a way to turn ineffective new cancer drugs into cancer-fighters 0 None
2009-12-02 Canadians with hemophilia A can use new treatment option, XYNTHA 0 None
2009-12-02 Study of Acetadote Injection as a cost-saving treatment for acetaminophen poisoning published 0 None
2009-12-02 Antipsychotic medications increase the levels of inflammation markers, find researchers 1 5
2009-12-02 MicroDose Therapeutx acquires a portfolio of compounds from Epix Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-12-02 ZEGERID OTC, a proton pump inhibitor receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-12-02 FDA grants approval for Dyax' KALBITOR for treating HAE patients 0 None
2009-12-01 Codexis signs second agreement with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries 0 None
2009-12-01 Missouri scientists discover aspirin and Tylenol can inhibit vaccine efficacy 0 None
2009-12-01 Chinese SFDA approves Tianyin Pharmaceutical's Pediatric Fever and Cough Oral Liquid 0 None
2009-12-01 Drug risk disclosures not read due to information overload, condensed version needed 0 None
2009-12-01 UC3M researchers developing a prototype for extracting drug interactions 0 None
2009-12-01 Pfizer, Protalix team up to develop and market plant-based enzyme for Gaucher’s disease treatment 0 None
2009-12-01 Bayer Schering Pharma to develop new BiTE antibody for treatment of solid tumors 0 None
2009-12-01 AHF lauds WHO for its crucial HIV treatment recommendations 0 None
2009-12-01 Russian hepatitis C virus drug market to reach $327M by 2013: Decision Resources 0 4
2009-12-01 Cannabis as a substitute for heavy alcohol usage? 1 5
2009-12-01 HTDS finalizes contract details with Indian pharmaceutical company 0 None
2009-12-01 Changda International Holdings receives first commercial order for Thiophene from Sanofi Aventis 0 None
2009-12-01 European Commission and the EMEA approve Angiox in primary PCI for STEMI 0 None
2009-12-01 Article on TYSABRI for treating patients with multiple sclerosis published 1 None
2009-12-01 European Patent Office grants patent EP1392642 for 4SC AG's lead auto-immune compound 0 None
2009-12-01 Refuse to file letter on NDA for Cladribine Tablets issued to EMD Serono 0 None
2009-12-01 Members of priority groups to receive H1N1 vaccines from Department of Health 0 None
2009-12-01 CCII capsules offer safe and effective treatment for rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-12-01 Phase 1 study of preventive HIV vaccine testing a novel delivery mechanism completed 0 None
2009-12-01 Research shows many factors can impact people's decisions on getting vaccinated 0 None
2009-12-01 PanGenex plans to expand its retail product line with the addition of spirulla 0 None
2009-12-01 Neurotoxic heavy metal can slow the progression of Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2009-11-30 GLUMETZA patent infringement lawsuit against Lupin 11 None
2009-11-30 Pharmacists could play important role in reform 0 None
2009-11-30 BioMarin Pharmaceutical receives FDA orphan drug designation for 3,4-DAP 0 None
2009-11-30 Xencor licenses its XmAb and Xtend technology platforms to Centocor Research & Development 0 None
2009-11-30 Bavarian Nordic to file a NDS for IMVAMUNE with Health Canada 0 None
2009-11-30 Allos Therapeutics granted U.S. patent for FOLOTYN 0 None
2009-11-30 Eli Lilly's Cymbalta receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-11-30 Cell Therapeutics' platinum-based anti-tumor compounds demonstrate stronger anti-tumor potency 0 None
2009-11-30 CCAC congratulates the Ontario government for expanding access to Avastin 0 None
2009-11-28 PanGenex expects release of television program on Calci-CLEAR dietary supplement 0 None
2009-11-28 EMEA determines MAA for omacetaxine mepesuccinate for treatment of CML patients 0 None
2009-11-28 Cromoz's new drug delivery system to reduce amount of drugs used in cancer treatment 0 None
2009-11-27 Agriflu approved to prevent diseases caused by influenza virus subtypes A and B 0 None
2009-11-27 Rights Issue to be carried out by keeping the authorization by the Annual General Meeting, resolves Tripep 0 None
2009-11-27 Stallergenes granted European approval to market Oralair 0 None
2009-11-27 European Commission approves MICARDIS medication for CV protection 0 4
2009-11-27 Health Canada announces recent changes made to heparin manufacturing standards 0 None
2009-11-27 NCKU, ScinoPharm Taiwan sign MOU to establish university-industry cooperation 0 None
2009-11-27 Copper sequestering drug tetrathiomolybdate shown to be effective in treating Wilson disease 0 None
2009-11-27 Risk of postnatal transmission can be reduced with HAART in HIV-positive mothers 0 None
2009-11-26 ALDA Pharmaceuticals and Shoppers Drug Mart sign distribution agreement 0 None
2009-11-26 MICARDIS receives Health Canada approval to reduce the risk of non-fatal stroke 0 None
2009-11-26 OSEO awards fund for Galapagos NV's antibody therapeutics program 0 None
2009-11-26 Prescriptions for cholestrol therapy filled after the release of Arbiter 6-HALTS study results 0 None
2009-11-26 MUHC's innovative treatment for HIV patients passes first clinical trial successfully 0 5
2009-11-26 Merck, Idera Pharmaceuticals extend their vaccine research collaboration 0 None
2009-11-26 New article discusses the balance between pain management and drug safety 0 None
2009-11-26 Dermatologists express strong interest in Stelara, despite concerns 0 None
2009-11-25 Patients may not benefit from e-samples of prescription drugs, says UW 0 5
2009-11-25 Erbitux drug can reverse rare stomach disorder, report researchers 0 None
2009-11-25 Tibotec Therapeutics' INTELENCE granted FDA traditional approval 0 None
2009-11-25 Lethality of H1N1 virus has dropped from its peak of 3.7, shows new data 0 None
2009-11-25 No evidence of improved survival for epinephrine administered patients during ACLS 0 5
2009-11-25 Data miners can inform drug companies of doctors' prescribing habits 0 None
2009-11-25 Sinovac Dalian JV to research, develop, produce and commercialize human-use vaccines 0 None
2009-11-25 QLT announces litigation settlement with Massachusetts General Hospital 0 None
2009-11-25 Human Genome Sciences submits BLA for ZALBIN 0 None
2009-11-25 FDA approves Berinert for treating HAE in adults and adolescents 0 None
2009-11-25 Pennsylvanians at-risk for H1N1 flu receive H1N1 vaccination 0 None
2009-11-25 NIPTE to develop educational programs on leading edge pharmaceutical technology for FDA reviewers 0 None
2009-11-25 2010 promises to continue acquisition activity as companies seek ways to bolster their pipelines and portfolios 0 5
2009-11-25 Emerging cancer vaccines: Forecasts, new developments and pipeline analysis 0 None
2009-11-25 Pharmaceutical research and biotechnology companies test medicines and vaccines to treat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-11-25 Incyte enters into collaboration and license agreement with Novartis 0 None
2009-11-25 Initiation of Phase II clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of BN83495 announced 0 None
2009-11-25 Multiple presentations from clinical and preclinical studies of ISTODAX to be presented 0 None
2009-11-25 Eisai's NDA for Aricept tablets for treatment of Alzheimer's disease accepted for review 0 1
2009-11-25 New findings suggest current system of classifying psychoactive drugs in UK may need to be revisited 0 2
2009-11-25 Worldwide collaboration leads to treatment for rare skin disorder 0 None
2009-11-24 Several new vaccines require booster shots to remain effective during a lifetime: Study 0 None
2009-11-24 Shanghai Biolaxy receives IND approval for insulin formulation to treat diabetes 0 None
2009-11-24 Reboxetine drug does not alleviate depression, says new study 0 None
2009-11-24 Africa region leaders meet to discuss H1N1 procurement, distribution 0 None
2009-11-24 Gilead Sciences and GSK to commercialize Viread in 5 Asian countries 0 5
2009-11-24 Medical Nutrition launches Diff-Stat pre- and probiotic supplement to prevent the onset of AAD and C-diff 0 2.4
2009-11-24 Shire submits a MAA for velaglucerase alfa in Europe 0 None
2009-11-24 Pharmacy-based intervention improves antipsychotic adherence among patients with mental illnesses 0 None
2009-11-24 Cardiovascular risks associated with taking Vioxx could have been identified earlier, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-24 NCCN Guidelines adds ofatumumab and romidepsin as therapy options for CLL 0 None
2009-11-24 Transcept Pharmaceuticals to discuss the Complete Response Letter for Intermezzo NDA 0 None
2009-11-24 New data indicates early association between anti-inflammatory medication and cardiovascular risk 0 None
2009-11-24 U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX 0 None
2009-11-24 Older adults who take psychotropic medications more likely to experience falls 0 None
2009-11-24 Clavis Pharma signs drug development and commercialisation agreement with Clovis Oncology 0 None
2009-11-24 Iowa State University's researcher develops and ships H1N1 vaccine for swine producers 0 None
2009-11-24 Clavis Pharma announces $380 million agreement to develop its CP-4126 drug candidate 0 None
2009-11-24 New technology developed to rapidly identify compounds for the treatment of heart failure 0 None
2009-11-24 Breast cancer patients treated with chemotherapy drug Taxol more likely to develop chronic neuropathic pain 0 None
2009-11-24 Lysteda tablets to treat menorrhagia approved by the FDA 0 1
2009-11-24 Treatment rates for hepatitis C virus declining, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-24 PX’Therapeutics sets up additional biomanufacturing unit 0 None
2009-11-24 Neuromed discusses Exalgo NDA application with the FDA 0 None
2009-11-24 DTCA linked with increased Medicaid pharmacy expenditures 0 None
2009-11-24 Jubilant Organosys, UAB and Southern Research Institute announce joint venture to accelerate global drug development 0 None
2009-11-24 AmKor and Hengdian Group sign license agreement to develop and market new drug candidate in China 0 None
2009-11-24 10 x '20 Initiative calls for global commitment to develop 10 new antibiotics by 2020 0 4
2009-11-23 AP/News-Observer examines state of vaccine research 0 None
2009-11-23 Alleged HIPAA violations by CVS Caremark, again 0 5
2009-11-23 BioTrends Research Group releases Wave 2 report on AMAG's Feraheme 0 None
2009-11-23 Walgreens re-launches its website with expanded shopping tools and services 0 None
2009-11-23 Caldolor Injection effective in treating fever in hospitalized burn patients 0 None
2009-11-23 FDA grants Fast Track designation for ARCA biopharma's Gencaro 0 None
2009-11-23 Texas Court dismisses all claims against Merck in VIOXX-related lawsuit 0 None
2009-11-23 Isis Pharmaceuticals CEO's letter to shareholders 0 None
2009-11-23 Librax AG version launched by Oceanside Pharmaceuticals 0 3.5
2009-11-23 NAPRELAN Dose Card launched by Victory Pharma 0 None
2009-11-23 New FluCide better than the older version 0 None
2009-11-23 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Handok Pharmaceuticals sign collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-11-23 New Drug Application for ticagrelor submitted to the FDA 0 None
2009-11-21 Review of study presented at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 0 None
2009-11-21 Multi-state electronic tracking program to prevent diversion of common medicines for methamphetamine production 0 None
2009-11-21 Pennsylvania Department of Health commences H1N1 vaccination to members of priority groups 0 None
2009-11-21 Carvedilol in combination with ACE inhibitors may benefit cardiac patients 0 None
2009-11-21 Chemical-based tooth whitening or bleaching agents may be harmful, ADA warns 0 None
2009-11-21 Zoladex consumers entitled to treble damages, Court rules 0 None
2009-11-21 FDA approves Pfizer's Geodon Capsules for the adjunctive maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder 0 5
2009-11-21 Employers take action to improve medication adherence 1 None
2009-11-20 FDA approves sNDA for pediatric autism drug ABILIFY 0 5
2009-11-20 FDA Warning Letter for Deconsal: Cornerstone Therapeutics preparing a response 0 None
2009-11-20 Evidence does not connect H1N1 vaccine to patient deaths, WHO says 0 None
2009-11-20 Antibiotic resistance a growing problem, particularly in southern, eastern Europe 0 None
2009-11-20 News outlets examine malaria drug resistance, hope for malaria eradication in Africa 0 None
2009-11-20 "Hotline" report on finasteride for prevention of prostate cancer 0 None
2009-11-20 Antigenics to withdraw its MAA for Oncophage following CHMP’s negative opinion 0 None
2009-11-20 FDA acknowledges Dendreon's amended BLA for PROVENGE as a complete response 0 None
2009-11-20 Pfizer’s Revatio Injection receives FDA approval 0 None
2009-11-20 FDA extends Exalgo NDA review by three months 0 5
2009-11-20 Quest Diagnostics reports sharp downward trends in cocaine and methamphetamine use 0 None
2009-11-20 Soligenix receives $9.4M NIAID grant to develop technology for advancing rapidly acting vaccines 0 None
2009-11-20 Inovio Biomedical announces positive test results of its consensus influenza vaccines 0 1
2009-11-20 BioForm Medical and Galderma Laboratories Chiefs to offer their perspectives on aesthetics market at ODAC conference 0 None
2009-11-20 Only 1 in 4 Americans aged 50-64 regularly take advantage of preventive screenings, says report 0 None
2009-11-20 Study examines temporal association between media coverage and opioid-related deaths 1 None
2009-11-20 LAIV and TIV vaccines appear to offer protection against A/H1N1 virus 0 None
2009-11-20 Deloitte Consulting offers new sales strategy for pharmaceutical companies 0 None
2009-11-20 Global initiative battles online supply of dangerous and illegal medicines 0 None
2009-11-20 Significant increases in IT use have not reduced drug review process 0 None
2009-11-20 Health care reform will not impact America's pharmaceutical research industry 0 None
2009-11-20 Discoveries on anti-HIV antibodies may help researchers create an effective HIV vaccine 0 None
2009-11-20 Elsevier journal Vaccine releases a supplement dedicated to vaccines for biodefense 0 None
2009-11-20 Purchasing prescription drugs in a three-month supply reduce cost of drugs for patients 0 None
2009-11-20 Scientists find how 4-HB is metabolized by the body 0 None
2009-11-20 ScinoPharm receives Potent Compound Safety Certification from SafeBridge Consultants 0 None
2009-11-20 Swissmedic grants marketing authorization for Amitiza 0 None
2009-11-20 Experimental drug to restore function of nerves damaged in spinal cord injuries shows promise 0 None
2009-11-19 CDAS, Prestwick Chemical sign drug discovery research agreement 0 None
2009-11-19 Ligon Discovery raises $1 million 0 None
2009-11-19 Pfizer,DNDi partner to Identify NTD drugs; Sanofi-Aventis, medicines for malaria launch drug study 0 None
2009-11-19 Op-Eds: HIV travel ban; improving sanitation; counterfeit drugs 1 None
2009-11-19 MONITORING FORCE files for Flibanserin orphan drug status designation with the EMEA 0 None
2009-11-19 VisEn Medical launches two new agents for imaging quantification 0 None
2009-11-19 ScinoPharm Taiwan receives the SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification 0 None
2009-11-19 Astellas Pharma and XenoPort submit NDA in Japan for PMDA approval 0 None
2009-11-19 Updated clinical guidelines on Effient treatment for ACS patients 0 1
2009-11-19 NPSF supports obligatory flu vaccination for healthcare workers 0 None
2009-11-19 Findings suggest athletes abuse non-approved therapeutic compounds for performance enhancing effects 0 None
2009-11-19 USP releases new CRMs for carbamazepine, phenytoin, and theophylline 0 None
2009-11-19 Study: EP4 agonist may reduce gastric bleeding and inflammation 0 None
2009-11-19 FDA Advisory Committee votes in support of Pfizer's Prevnar 13 0 None
2009-11-19 FDA: Plavix-Prilosec combination may reduce anti-clotting effect 0 None
2009-11-19 Data from Phase 1 safety study of SB-728-T announced 0 None
2009-11-19 FDA issues complete response for Rituxan, a drug for treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2009-11-19 New radical approach to test chemo drugs for potential toxic effects 0 None
2009-11-19 Halifax researcher wins Prix Galien Research Award 0 None
2009-11-19 Pfizer and DNDi to battle against HAT, VL and Chagas disease 0 None
2009-11-19 Xeomin receives approval for post-stroke spasticity of upper limb in European countries 0 None
2009-11-19 Opiate-based painkillers can increase tumor-cell proliferation, says new study 0 5
2009-11-19 Sildenafil drug improves cardiac performance in young adults with congenital heart disease 0 None
2009-11-19 People with egg allergy can have H1N1 flu vaccine in graded doses 0 None
2009-11-19 Experimental study shows beneficial effects of Vardenafil on NSAID-induced gastric ulcer 0 None
2009-11-19 Results from Phase IIa clinical trial evaluating VT-111 reported by Viron Therapeutics 0 None
2009-11-19 Dual niacin-statin therapy improves blood cholesterol levels but does not diminish plaque buildup 0 None
2009-11-19 Once-a-day dosing clinical study of udenafil for erectile dysfunction completed 0 5
2009-11-19 WHO to launch yellow fever vaccination campaign in West Africa 0 None
2009-11-19 Humana to commence 'Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition' program for CMS 0 None
2009-11-19 Interim data from an ongoing phase 1 dose-escalation trial of XL147 reported 0 None
2009-11-19 New non-alcohol germ protection spray now available in Greater Cleveland 0 None
2009-11-19 GAVI Alliance drives down pentavalent vaccine costs, data shows 0 None
2009-11-19 Nicardipine Hydrochloride Injection for short-term treatment of hypertension launched 0 None
2009-11-18 Tips for lessening needle anxiety 0 5
2009-11-18 U.S. health officials testify before Senate Committee about H1N1 vaccine campaign 0 None
2009-11-18 Generic and brand-name drug makers face off 0 None
2009-11-18 New data on Synta Pharmaceuticals' elesclomol presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC Conference 0 None
2009-11-18 New pre-clinical data from Alnylam Pharmaceuticals' ALN-VSP program presented 2 None
2009-11-18 Pfizer Canada accepts Prix Galien Canada 2009 Innovative Product Award for CHAMPIX 0 None
2009-11-18 Insights into evolving pharmacovigilance trends and their impact on biosimilars and generic products 0 None
2009-11-18 Sinovac Biotech receives a revised production license for its Panflu.1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-18 Positive results from REVIVE, a phase 3 pivotal study of avanafil announced 0 None
2009-11-18 Study: Larger dose of ARBs is more effective in heart failure patients 0 None
2009-11-18 Drug interaction between clopidogrel and omeprazole: New safety information 0 1.5
2009-11-18 KAI Pharmaceuticals to receive manufacturing services from Formatech 0 None
2009-11-18 Pentavalent price drops: the GAVI effect 0 None
2009-11-18 Request for pre-IND meeting to discuss IND application for therapeutic vaccine granted by FDA 0 None
2009-11-18 Ambrisentan improves health and exercise capacity of PAH patients, find researchers 0 None
2009-11-18 CRESTOR reduces major cardiovascular events in women by 46% 0 1
2009-11-18 Pediatric data for Pfizer's Lipitor submitted to the EMEA 0 None
2009-11-18 Data demonstrate that danger of low levels of HDL is not reduced by statin treatment 0 5
2009-11-18 Drug market for acute ischemic stroke to reach $450M in 2018 0 None
2009-11-18 New study reveals certain prescription drugs can be harmful to fetus 0 None
2009-11-18 New Drug Application for NicOx's naproxcinod accepted for filing 0 None
2009-11-18 On-going Phase 2b study conducted by Roche of ITMN-191 modified 0 None
2009-11-18 Pre-clinical data of GM1485 to be presented by GliaMed 0 None
2009-11-18 Study examines link between folic acid and cancer incidence 0 None
2009-11-18 Study to test anti-tumor effects of AEOL 10150 initiated 0 None
2009-11-18 Sildenafil improves heart function in youngsters with single ventricle congenital heart disease 0 None
2009-11-18 CTSA institutions receive NIH grants to study drug safety and efficacy in children 0 None
2009-11-18 Tel Aviv University develops new wound dressing packed with infection-fighting antibiotics 1 5
2009-11-18 Ongoing Phase 1 study results of XMT-1001 announced by Mersana Therapeutics 0 None
2009-11-18 FDA approves Qutenza, a pain relief product for patients who suffer from PHN 0 None
2009-11-18 SIRO Clinpharm and Mediscis team up to expand clinical development plans 0 None
2009-11-17 China, WHO to collaborate on flu research center 0 None
2009-11-17 Abbott and BG Medicine announce a development and commercialization agreement for galectin-3 biomarker 0 None
2009-11-17 Cancer pain drug market to be $3.7 billion in 2018 0 None
2009-11-17 Bavarian Nordic awarded a new contract for developing a freeze-dried version of its IMVAMUNE smallpox vaccine 1 None
2009-11-17 Bayer's NEXAVAR approved in over 70 countries for the treatment of liver cancer 0 None
2009-11-17 Scientists solve 50-year-old thalidomide puzzle 0 None
2009-11-17 Total of 1,686,100 doses of H1N1 vaccine allocated to Pennsylvania to date: Department of Health 0 None
2009-11-17 AACR-NCI-EORTC conference highlights major expansion in cancer drug pipeline 0 None
2009-11-17 New, reversible antiplatelet drug not superior than irreversible one in patients undergoing PCI 0 None
2009-11-17 Shire publishes new study results on INTUNIV Extended-Release Tablets 0 None
2009-11-17 LEAD Therapeutics discovers orally available PARP inhibitor 1 None
2009-11-17 Genzyme receives FDA complete response letter for its Lumizyme marketing application 0 None
2009-11-17 Genentech submits sBLAs to the FDA for Avastin 0 None
2009-11-17 FDA provides feedback on the pending NDA for EXALGO tablets 0 None
2009-11-17 BioSante Pharmaceuticals applauds Boehringer Ingelheim for developing a therapy to treat HSDD 0 None
2009-11-17 Antidepressant drug is effective in treating women with low libido 0 None
2009-11-17 FDA approves NeurogesX's Qutenza patch for postherpetic neuralgia treatment 0 5
2009-11-17 FDA approves Par Pharmaceutical's new painkiller drug 0 None
2009-11-17 Statin therapy should still be used first to reach blood cholesterol levels before considering niacin 0 None
2009-11-17 ARCA biopharma provides financial and Gencaro NDA update 0 None
2009-11-17 FDA approves CSL's seasonal and H1N1 flu vaccines for children 0 4
2009-11-17 Researchers attempt to slow the pace of infectious organisms' evolution to keep today's drugs effective 0 None
2009-11-17 Handwashing: A simple, effective way to prevent the spread of communicable diseases 0 None
2009-11-17 Reorganizing the FDA could save Americans trillions of dollars over the next decade, says legal expert 0 None
2009-11-16 Additional vaccine for 2009 H1N1 flu approved by FDA 0 None
2009-11-16 ECR Pharmaceuticals to commercialize and manufacture ZolpiMist in the U.S. and Canada 0 4
2009-11-16 Eisai's LUSEDRA Injection now available for MAC sedation 0 None
2009-11-16 Decision Resources: Neuropathic pain drug market to be $9.7B in 2018 0 None
2009-11-16 4SC raises funds for further development of its current product pipeline 0 None
2009-11-16 Drug makers hike prices, lobby hard as reform efforts progress 0 None
2009-11-16 Onyx Pharmaceuticals acquires Proteolix 0 None
2009-11-16 Gentium to present Defibrotide trial data at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-16 Erbitux recognized as one of the major clinical cancer advances of 2009 0 None
2009-11-16 FDA approves Lysteda for treating menorrhagia 0 None
2009-11-16 Windhover Information selects Oncothyreon's PX-866 among top 10 oncology projects for partnering 0 None
2009-11-16 Sinobiopharma's 23 generic drugs on China's National Essential Drugs List 0 None
2009-11-16 FDA issues a Complete Response Letter for Human Genome Sciences' raxibacumab BLA 0 None
2009-11-16 Genta announces Phase 3 trial results of Genasense 0 None
2009-11-16 Macomb County targets pregnant women and health care workers for its next two H1N1 vaccine clinics 0 None
2009-11-16 Inovio Biomedical reports financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2009 0 None
2009-11-16 Foreign particles in some products filled at Genzyme's Allston Landing facility, "Dear Doctor" letter issued 0 None
2009-11-16 Ketamine use increasing faster than any other drug in the UK, shows research 1 4
2009-11-16 Effect of niacin or ezetimibe added to chronic statin therapy on carotid intima media thickness: Study 0 None
2009-11-16 Proteo's Elafin recommended for orphan drug status in Europe 0 None
2009-11-16 Normal synaptic activity in nerve cells protects brain from Huntington's disease 0 None
2009-11-16 Potential of the European Biomarker Analysis Market to be the focus at upcoming Analyst Briefing 0 None
2009-11-16 Some combination drug therapies are counter-productive 0 None
2009-11-16 Department of Health to conduct statewide clinics to administer free H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-16 New reversible oral anti-platelet medication had fewer cardiac events in heart attack patients 0 None
2009-11-16 Chronic pain patients with depression three times more likely to receive opioid medications 0 None
2009-11-16 TIME examines efforts to combat malaria resistance along Thai-Cambodia border 0 None
2009-11-16 Merck to market and develop cardiovascular medicines for a range of cardiovascular disorders 0 None
2009-11-16 Phase I clinical study for ETC-1002 commenced 0 None
2009-11-15 Priority Review of the NDA for intravenous acetaminophen extended by three months 0 None
2009-11-13 $1.2 million federal grant to University of Illinois for botanical dietary supplements research 0 None
2009-11-13 Medicare Part D program exceeds expectations, majority of seniors approve their plan and coverage 0 5
2009-11-13 Pharmacyclics to present clinical updates and posters relating to PCI-24781 and PCI-32765 0 None
2009-11-13 Axelar AB to present data from ongoing Phase I/II clinical trial of AXL1717 0 1
2009-11-13 Shire announces findings from Phase 3 study data with Vyvanse 0 None
2009-11-13 Idaho's U.S. Representatives oppose HR 3962: AARP disappointed 0 None
2009-11-13 Health Canada approves ONGLYZA for type 2 diabetes treatment 1 3.8
2009-11-13 Vanderbilt University researchers study role of statins in reducing flu-related deaths 0 None
2009-11-13 CSL's H1N1 influenza vaccine receives approval from FDA for use in children ages 6 months and older 0 None
2009-11-13 Nutra Pharma to market its OTC pain reliever in Brazil and Colombia, begins the drug registration process 0 None
2009-11-13 Abbott signs agreement to acquire global rights to PanGenetics BV's PG110 0 None
2009-11-13 New and effective medicines underway for treating a wide range of diseases affecting women 0 None
2009-11-13 Intervention to reduce over-dispensing of asthma medications effective without compromising patient safety 0 None
2009-11-13 Ipsen receives marketing authorization in France for its 6-month sustained-release formulation of Decapeptyl 0 None
2009-11-13 Bioniche Pharma acquires injectable drugs from Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals 0 5
2009-11-12 CDC expected to revise estimated number of U.S. H1N1 deaths 0 None
2009-11-12 Cequent Pharmaceuticals proposes the first test of an orally administered RNA interference drug in humans 0 None
2009-11-12 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals reports consolidated revenues of $7.1M for the third quarter of 2009 0 None
2009-11-12 MAP Pharmaceuticals to sell up to $60 million of its registered common stock to Azimuth Opportunity 0 None
2009-11-12 Review of Mersana Therapeutics's lead compound, XMT-1001 to be published 0 None
2009-11-12 Baby Boomers seek alternatives for prescription only treatments for menopause symptoms 0 None
2009-11-12 A discreet option for pain relief in the workplace 0 None
2009-11-12 ORC Guideline's recent research on the impact of social media and pharmaceutical marketing 0 None
2009-11-12 Stelara expected to change dermatologists’ prescribing habits and alter patient flow models 0 None
2009-11-12 IACC to include vaccine research studies in the objectives of the updated Strategic Plan for Autism Research 0 None
2009-11-12 Canadian researchers organize clinical trials to find new treatments for H1N1 infection 0 None
2009-11-12 PIKAMAB announces the development of ADCC Therasight, a novel theragnostic product 0 None
2009-11-12 Investors are betting on upcoming medical study results of BioElectronics, says BioMedReports 0 None
2009-11-12 Updated efficacy results from Allos Therapeutics' FOLOTYN study to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 None
2009-11-12 FDA approves CSL Biotherapies' seasonal flu vaccine, Afluria for children 0 None
2009-11-12 54% of Americans are inconsistent in taking prescriptions, reveals survey 0 None
2009-11-12 Nuvo Research announces new licensing agreement for Oxoferin 0 None
2009-11-12 Some benefits from prescription drug DTCA, but significant risks remain 0 None
2009-11-12 FDA regulatory clearance for Kensey Nash's ECM product 0 None
2009-11-12 CVS Caremark's medication adherence program for people with diabetes has positive impact 1 None
2009-11-12 Drug companies collaborate with nonprofit organizations to fight "neglected" diseases in the developing world 0 None
2009-11-11 CVS settles with NY over expired product sales; NC gets high-risk pool payment help 0 None
2009-11-11 FDA accepts Sol-Gel’s Investigational New Drug Application for DER45-EV Gel 0 None
2009-11-11 Engineers develop technology to ensure "right first time" drug crystal formation in existing chemical reactors 0 None
2009-11-11 Cholesterol-lowering drugs associated with reduced risk of gallstone disease 0 None
2009-11-11 Duke University, Jubilant Organosys sign letter of intent for drug development partnership 0 None
2009-11-11 UIC receives federal grant to develop new antibiotics against anthrax, tularemia and plague 0 None
2009-11-11 Potential benefits of Labopharm's novel trazodone formulation published 0 None
2009-11-11 FDA Commissioner thanks America's doctors for their efforts during 2009 H1N1 influenza outbreak 0 None
2009-11-11 Sanofi-aventis, Regeneron sign agreement to expand development collaboration 0 None
2009-11-11 Capecitabine in chemotherapy regimen reduces early breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-11-11 Lower socioeconomic status linked with inability to fight H1N1 0 3
2009-11-11 Onyx Pharmaceuticals to present data on carfilzomib and ONX 0803 at the 51st ASH Annual Meeting 0 None
2009-11-11 Particle Sciences expands operations by acquiring new additional space 0 None
2009-11-11 Allos Therapeutics awards NCCN a grant to evaluate pralatrexate 0 None
2009-11-11 New HPV vaccine eliminates chronic infection and reduces precancerous genital lesions in women 0 5
2009-11-11 Mylan subsidiary receives FDA approval for its Lansoprazole DR Capsules ANDA 1 None
2009-11-11 Sprycel holds hope for treating Src dependent ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-11-11 Westaim executes amalgamation agreement with NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-11-11 Data on Alexion Pharmaceuticals' Soliris to be presented at the ASH meeting 0 2
2009-11-11 Anemia-reducing medications linked to deep vein thrombosis in cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-11 Microbix Biosystems receives Health Canada's marketing and export approval for KINLYTIC 0 None
2009-11-10 Teva Pharmaceutical's generic lansoprazole does not infringe patent No. 5,464,632: U.S. Court 0 None
2009-11-10 Cerimon Pharmaceuticals acquires rights to develop and commercialize diclofenac sodium patch in Europe 0 None
2009-11-10 U.S. DOD grant to study vigabatrin in combination with opiates to manage pain 0 None
2009-11-10 GSK to donate 50M H1N1 vaccine doses to WHO in coming months 0 None
2009-11-10 Levulan PDT may reduce the rate of recurrence of SCCs in solid organ transplant recipients: Study 0 None
2009-11-10 HHS Secretary to visit Bradenton Healthcare Center to discuss the importance of H1N1 vaccinations 0 5
2009-11-10 Despite economic slowdown, Central and Eastern European countries still represent an attractive healthcare market 0 None
2009-11-10 NIH awards $6.8 million subcontract to Kineta to develop vaccine immune boosters 0 None
2009-11-10 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries amends patent infringement lawsuit against Momenta Pharmaceuticals/Sandoz 0 None
2009-11-10 Cannabinoid medicine: Challenges for health care providers and its potential benefits for patients 0 None
2009-11-10 H1N1 vaccine updates from Pennsylvania Department of Health 0 None
2009-11-10 Astellas receives exclusive rights to develop and commercialize linaclotide compound in Asia 0 None
2009-11-10 Novartis to acquire 85% stake in Zhejiang Tianyuan Bio-Pharmaceutical for US$125 million 0 None
2009-11-10 MicroDose Therapeutx acquires potential compounds for treatment of respiratory syncytial virus 0 None
2009-11-10 Global Health Initiative launched by The Association of University Technology Managers 0 None
2009-11-10 Flu-Ease provides flu shots at airports 0 None
2009-11-10 FDA approves Istodax for treatment of Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma 0 None
2009-11-10 European Union funds a three-year project to establish a research network for complementary medicine study 0 None
2009-11-10 FDA accepts ChemGenex Pharmaceuticals' NDA for Omapro 0 None
2009-11-10 Diabetic Care Services responds to NRF's updated “Buyer Beware” list 0 None
2009-11-09 TRICARE South Region beneficiaries urged to get H1N1 influenza vaccinations 0 None
2009-11-09 VaxInnate licensed to use 3M Drug Delivery Systems' TLR agonists 0 None
2009-11-09 Scientific article supports AEterna Zentaris' development of perifosine inhibitor 0 None
2009-11-09 Shire's INTUNIV for treating ADHD now available in the U.S. 2 None
2009-11-09 Covidien contraindicates use of its Optimark gadoversetamide injection 0 5
2009-11-09 Enzon Announces to sell its specialty pharmaceutical business to the sigma-tau Group for $300 million 0 None
2009-11-09 Ikano Therapeutics' midazolam granted Orphan Drug designation 0 None
2009-11-09 CRINONE vaginal progesterone gel as effective as IM progesterone for luteal phase support in IVF-ET 0 None
2009-11-09 Decision Resources forecasts sales of HER2-targeting agents to grow by 3.3% per year 0 None
2009-11-09 Simcere Pharmaceutical Group signs agreement to acquire manufacturing license from Tianjin Tianda Pharmaceutical 0 None
2009-11-09 SuperGen to stage presentations to review clinical and non-clinical advances in different compounds 0 None
2009-11-09 Bend Research signs collaboration agreement with Vertex Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-11-09 Daval International receives award for its anti-inflammatory agent AIMSPRO 1 4.5
2009-11-09 Health Canada accepts for review the EpiCept’s New Drug Submission for Ceplene 0 5
2009-11-07 Betterthanmedicare.com helps plug the "donut hole", offers discounts on drugs 0 5
2009-11-07 Transatlantic task force to address antibiotic resistance established, experts welcome initiative 0 None
2009-11-07 Locus Pharmaceuticals creates a new division, Ansaris 0 None
2009-11-07 Biopharma companies need to incorporate innovative elements in their business models to survive healthcare reform 0 None
2009-11-07 FDA extends review date of New Drug Application for GSK1838262/XP13512 0 None
2009-11-07 Report provides critical strategic insight for companies with a stake in the market for rheumatology therapies 0 None
2009-11-07 Experts applaud the EU Presidency for establishing a transatlantic task force to address antibiotic resistance 0 None
2009-11-07 Poll examines the American public's response to H1N1 vaccine shortage 0 None
2009-11-07 Rituximab drug potentially effective for treating Graves' eye disease, shows study 1 5
2009-11-06 Calbiotech awarded a SBIR contract to develop analyte specific reagents for the diagnosis of Dengue virus 0 None
2009-11-06 Swine flu vaccine distribution to New York companies causes uproar 0 None
2009-11-06 Gonorrhea medication may help fight cancer 0 None
2009-11-06 CVS investigated by FTC over business practices 0 None
2009-11-06 55% of adult population in Greater Washington, DC say they will not get H1N1 flu vaccine, reveals poll results 0 None
2009-11-06 H1N1 is now most dominant flu strain worldwide, WHO says 0 None
2009-11-06 ART as part of HIV prevention strategy supported by WHO 0 None
2009-11-06 "No Drugs Down the Drain" outreach campaign in Sacramento 0 None
2009-11-06 CREW urge HHS to investigate CDC's approval to distribute H1NI vaccine to Wall Street firms 0 None
2009-11-06 Eggs sensitivity and flu shot: Doctors' dilemma 0 None
2009-11-06 Pharmacists are necessary to the medical care model 0 None
2009-11-06 Journal of Infectious Diseases' special edition on rotavirus 0 None
2009-11-06 CPEX Pharmaceuticals to feature Nasulin at the Diabetes Technology Meeting 0 None
2009-11-06 Grant awarded for research into a new treatment for methamphetamine addiction 0 None
2009-11-06 Wedgewood Pharmacy announces compounding of thyroid tablets in response to physician demand 0 None
2009-11-06 Citracal Calcium plus Heart Health helps support bone and heart health in women 0 None
2009-11-06 Physicians concern about the spread of H1N1 virus and the availability of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-06 Patent covering the approved administration of Kuvan with food issued 0 None
2009-11-06 TREANDA induces durable responses in indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients 0 None
2009-11-06 FDA grants orphan drug designation for Sunesis Pharmaceuticals' voreloxin 0 3.5
2009-11-06 Bipolar disorder drug market to decline from $6.3 billion to $5 billion 0 None
2009-11-06 Quintiles opens expanded regional headquarters facility in Singapore 0 None
2009-11-06 ImmunoLin provides immediate benefit to the function of immune system and gut 0 None
2009-11-06 Wide gap between perceived and real determinants of antibiotic prescription exists, says researcher 0 None
2009-11-06 Pfizer extends JAK3 research collaboration with Ligand Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-11-06 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance to NovaDel Pharma 0 None
2009-11-06 Medtipster announces new promotion to help Michigan residents save on their prescription costs 0 None
2009-11-06 Unum enhances the wellness benefit of its critical illness products by adding H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-06 DSM Pharmaceutical Products announces manufacturing alliance with Galenix 0 None
2009-11-06 New FDA program targets drug dosage errors 0 None
2009-11-06 Walls Street journal examines big pharma's 'growing interest' in emerging-market vaccine development, production 0 None
2009-11-06 DOJ investigates alleged fraud by drugmakers; sanctions on wellcare lifted 0 None
2009-11-06 FDA: Sexual enhancement product "Stiff Nights" can dangerously lower blood pressure and is illegal 0 None
2009-11-06 HHS announces contract awards for up to 120,000 treatment courses of intravenous antiviral drugs 0 None
2009-11-06 Prescription drug abuse among teens: NCPIE, SAMHSA launches campaign 0 None
2009-11-05 Bortezomib lymphoma drug may be effective against bone cancer in children and teens: Study 0 None
2009-11-05 GenVec and SAIC-Frederick signs contract to develop influenza and HIV vaccines 0 None
2009-11-05 Consumers in search of saving money should reconsider prescription drug choices 0 None
2009-11-05 Catalent Pharma Solutions, Endotis Pharma forge alliance to develop oral formulations of small-glycol drugs 0 None
2009-11-05 Althea Technologies offers formulation development services 0 None
2009-11-05 U.S. health officials offer no prediction of when all high-risk groups will have access to H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-05 FDA grants Abraxis BioScience orphan drug designation for ABRAXANE 0 None
2009-11-05 FDA approves the New Drug Application for Pennsaid Topical Solution 0 None
2009-11-05 Atrium Medical presents final results of its "COCTAIL study" 0 None
2009-11-05 Pennsaid Topical Solution approved by FDA 0 None
2009-11-05 Study finds oral dimercaptosuccinic acid effective in treating children with autism 1 5
2009-11-05 Prenatal DHA, a product developed for pregnant women to ensure adequate DHA, introduced 0 None
2009-11-05 Can American ginseng relieve health problems? 0 None
2009-11-05 Mandatory minimum sentences for drug-related offences, an ineffective approach 0 None
2009-11-05 Patients with post-traumatic stress disorder can benefit from synthetic marijuana 0 5
2009-11-05 CHANTIX/CHAMPIX raises hope for quitting smoking 0 None
2009-11-05 InterMune seeks FDA marketing approval for pirfenidone 1 5
2009-11-05 NIAID funds CCHI and IMVC programs to help identify new vaccines for emerging infectious diseases 0 None
2009-11-05 USPTO awards Peregrine Pharmaceuticals patent for anti-viral uses of phosphatidylserine targeting antibodies 0 None
2009-11-05 Micro-injector may help rapid development of new generation of drugs 0 None
2009-11-05 Pfizer and Flamel Technologies sign license agreement 0 None
2009-11-05 Nano-size capsule that boosts the body's uptake of curcumin being developed 0 2
2009-11-04 Department of Health urges healthcare professionals to be vaccinated against H1N1 flu 0 None
2009-11-04 Also in Global Health News: Childhood vaccines; USAID administrator; Pakistan polio fight; UNICEF fundraising; measles in India 0 None
2009-11-04 News outlets examine international efforts to contain H1N1 0 None
2009-11-04 Statins may have negative effects on some cardiac patients, says study 0 None
2009-11-04 AMFm subsidized malaria drugs to be delivered soon 0 None
2009-11-04 GenVec receives FDA orphan drug designation for TNFerade 0 None
2009-11-04 Gastric cancer drug market to double to nearly $1.5 billion in 2018 0 None
2009-11-04 PAH patients face life-threatening risks from medication errors 0 3
2009-11-04 GSK's malaria vaccine trial containing Antigenics’ Stimulon adjuvant enrolls more than 5,000 children 0 None
2009-11-04 Shionogi files New Drug Application in Japan 0 None
2009-11-04 USPTO issues Notice of Allowance for Transcept Pharmaceuticals' Intermezzo 0 None
2009-11-04 ResearchPoint celebrates 10th anniversary 0 None
2009-11-04 TNF-alpha inhibitors ranked top for reducing biologics spend 0 None
2009-11-04 Cost of ADHD clinical trials can be reduced by implementing Quotient ADHD System 0 None
2009-11-04 Report on the global anti-infectives market 0 None
2009-11-04 International Omega-3 Awareness Day to educate public about proven health benefits of omega-3 0 None
2009-11-04 Scientists develop technique to predict new target diseases for existing drugs 0 None
2009-11-04 Study results of nucleoside polymerase and protease inhibitor combination therapy for HCV promising 0 5
2009-11-04 Takeda Pharmaceuticals strengthens its North American market 0 None
2009-11-04 Survey shows majority of rheumatologists would prescribe Actemra drug for rheumatoid arthritis 1 None
2009-11-04 Canadian patients have less access to the latest medicines, says report 0 5
2009-11-04 Predictive Biosciences commences clinical trials of its bladder cancer assay 0 None
2009-11-04 MagForce Nanotechnologies completes clinical trial of Nano-Cancer therapy in glioblastoma patients 0 None
2009-11-04 Report: Pandemic flu threat influences vaccine market to expand rapidly 0 None
2009-11-04 Teva Pharmaceutical launches Fexofenadine HCl and Pseudoephedrine HCl tablets 0 None
2009-11-04 H1N1 vaccine: Discussions and debates 0 None
2009-11-04 U.S. clinical trials show single dose of H1N1 vaccine protects pregnant women, children under 10 need two doses 0 None
2009-11-04 Department of Health: CDC has allocated 964,100 doses of H1N1 vaccine to Pennsylvania to date 0 None
2009-11-04 Common pain killers may blunt the effect of flu shots 0 None
2009-11-04 Lovastatin-synthesizing enzyme successfully reconstituted 0 None
2009-11-03 EntreMed to present its Aurora A/angiogenic kinase inhibitor data at the AACR-NCI-EORTC conference 0 None
2009-11-03 Acorda Therapeutics' financial results for the third quarter of 2009 and update on Fampridine-SR 0 None
2009-11-03 Schering-Plough to donate $200,000 and vaccine for rabies-control projects in India 0 None
2009-11-03 AMRI receives $750,000 milestone payment from Bristol-Myers Squibb 0 None
2009-11-03 Macomb County Health Department announces H1N1 influenza clinic 0 None
2009-11-03 Prasco Laboratories to provide distribution services for generic versions of Allegra-D and Drisdol 0 None
2009-11-03 Tamiflu in short supply, pharmacists compound doses for children suffering from the H1N1 flu virus 0 None
2009-11-03 Crohn's disease drug market driven by TNF-alpha inhibitors Humira and Remicade 0 None
2009-11-03 Efficacy trial of the world's most clinically advanced malaria vaccine candidate underway 0 None
2009-11-03 FDA update on BYETTA injection: Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly respond 0 None
2009-11-03 New drug may help bone fractures heal more quickly after radiation exposure 0 3
2009-11-03 FDA updates Byetta prescribing information following reports of kidney problems 1 5
2009-11-03 Pregnant women tolerate the 2009 H1N1 flu vaccine, mount strong immune response 0 None
2009-11-03 Cipher Pharmaceuticals to defend alleged patent infringement of CIP-TRAMADOL ER 0 None
2009-11-03 Top-line results from Phase 3 linaclotide trial for chronic constipation 0 None
2009-11-03 Cardium Therapeutics to seek FDA marketing clearance for ExcellagenXL 0 None
2009-11-02 Malaria conference begins in Nairobi, will highlight outlook for RTS,S experimental malaria vaccine 0 None
2009-11-02 Shortage of Tamiflu in liquid form contributes to dosage errors 0 None
2009-11-02 Sanofi Pasteur presents Menactra vaccine safety data at the IDSA 0 None
2009-11-02 Study of combination therapy versus monotherapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension 0 None
2009-11-02 FDA issues a Complete Response Letter for GTx' toremifene NDA 0 None
2009-11-02 Kinetic Concepts receives approval from MHLW in Japan to sell its V.A.C. Therapy System 0 None
2009-11-02 Canadian programs underscore evidence of PEGETRON's positive outcomes in treating HCV infection 0 None
2009-11-02 Sosei and ASKA Pharmaceuticals sign distribution agreement 0 None
2009-11-02 Unexpected consequences emerge in patients who are prescribed PPI medications for reflux diseases 0 5
2009-11-02 ACTwatch data indicates low accessibility of artemisinin combination therapy 0 None
2009-11-02 Switching to new immunosuppressant drug may reduce skin cancer after kidney transplantation 0 None
2009-11-02 Amylin and Takeda to develop and commercialize pharmaceutical products for obesity 1 None
2009-11-02 Multicenter study finds AMD patients can benefit from cataract surgery 0 None
2009-10-31 London Genetics enters an intensive partnering programme 0 None
2009-10-31 Performance-focused metrics supporting forward-looking decision making critical for drug companies 0 None
2009-10-31 New report on the global addiction pharmacotherapeutic market 0 None
2009-10-31 New study results of INTUNIV presented at a major psychiatric medical meeting 0 None
2009-10-31 Exposure to mercury-based preservative in vaccines is minimal, says researchers 1 2.7
2009-10-31 Requests to compound liquid Tamiflu have steadily increased over the past couple of weeks 1 None
2009-10-31 CeloNova BioSciences submits a request for approval of its new Embozene Microsphere 0 1
2009-10-31 Replenish+ delays the progression of AIDS in HIV-infected patients not receiving ART 0 None
2009-10-31 Revised standards for four ingredients widely used in prescription and over-the-counter drugs announced 0 None
2009-10-31 Procter & Gamble's Vicks products containing vitamin C being marketed unlawfully, FDA warns 0 None
2009-10-31 FDA approves Covidien's Abbreviated New Drug Application for CII 0 4
2009-10-31 Women may need smaller dose of H1N1 vaccine 0 5
2009-10-31 FDA-approved drug PEG-ADA shows positive results in relieving major complication of priapism 0 None
2009-10-31 FDA approves an expanded indication for BYETTA injection 0 None
2009-10-31 Data from multiple clinical and preclinical studies evaluating Hematide announced 0 None
2009-10-30 China Medicine announces acquisition of Guangzhou LifeTech Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-10-30 Impax Laboratories initiates patent challenge for TRICOR 0 None
2009-10-30 VIA Pharmaceuticals to discuss its cardio-metabolic product portfolio at the Target 2009 conference 0 None
2009-10-30 Health officials stress the need for continued prevention efforts in view of H1N1 vaccine delay 0 None
2009-10-30 Trusted Process thought leaders at INC Research named winners at the 2009 Clinical Research Excellence Awards 0 None
2009-10-30 Mollen Immunization Clinics sets US record for administering 14,000 vaccinations in a single event 0 None
2009-10-30 Patients on immunosuppressant medication can receive H1N1 vaccine in the form of shots 0 None
2009-10-30 36 individuals in Kentucky face federal prescription pill charges 0 None
2009-10-30 Mintel predicts increased sales of OTC drugs in upcoming months 0 None
2009-10-30 Clinical data on the validation set 'Alzheimer patients versus healthy controls' for AclarusDx presented 0 None
2009-10-30 ARYx Therapeutics to complete an out-licensing agreement for clinical development and commercialization of budiodarone 0 None
2009-10-30 Shire's ADHD treatment data to be presented at the Honolulu psychiatric meeting 0 None
2009-10-30 Studies demonstrate that investigational cancer vaccines show encouraging immune response rates 0 5
2009-10-30 USANA’s Active Calcium Chewable supplement improves bone health in young girls 0 None
2009-10-30 Any cuts to the prescription drug program will affect senior citizens, says Network/Alliance 0 None
2009-10-30 The Netherlands Antilles Public Health Inspectorate issues importation approval for TNS' ImmuSANO and GlucoSANO 0 None
2009-10-30 Highly publicized vaccine products not only boost pharmaceutical companies, but also benefit others 0 5
2009-10-30 Virtual Pharma Rep 360 Managed Care solution released 0 None
2009-10-30 Comparative study of chronic wound treatment completed 0 None
2009-10-30 FluGen's CHO-cell-based production system generates egg-free, 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine virus 0 None
2009-10-30 All Canadians need to be immunized against H1N1: CPHA 0 None
2009-10-30 Researchers use BEZ235 drug to eliminate NSCL cancer 0 None
2009-10-30 Anabolic steroids may cause severe kidney dysfunction 0 None
2009-10-30 Dynavax Technologies announces first clinical data for HEPLISAV investigational hepatitis B vaccine 0 None
2009-10-30 New online education course on H1N1 vaccination now available 0 None
2009-10-30 Researchers show Simvastatin prevents Parkinson's disease from progressing further 0 None
2009-10-30 Risk of serious flu-related sickness far outpaces risk of injectable vaccine in pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-30 Pharmaceutical companies accept Ecuador's decision to break drug patents 0 None
2009-10-30 U.S. won't donate H1N1 vaccine to developing countries until 'at-risk' Americans receive vaccine 0 None
2009-10-30 Cumberland Pharmaceuticals and Phebra team up to commercialize Caldolor injection 0 None
2009-10-29 Obama administration hits reset button in wake of flu vaccine shortage 0 None
2009-10-29 Roger Tung to receive 2009 Mass High Tech All Star award for his contributions to pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2009-10-29 Publix Supermarkets to sell HeartSavior and LipidShield Plus 0 None
2009-10-29 Tool to support the development of age-based dosing regimens for malaria drugs developed 0 None
2009-10-29 Bio-Pharmaceutical Summit 2009 to be held in China 0 None
2009-10-29 Winning placement on Managed Care formularies, the first step for product's increased market share 0 None
2009-10-29 Report on marketing the bio-pharmaceutical products released 0 None
2009-10-29 Ergoplex, an anti-inflammatory product, receives good response in direct mail test 0 4
2009-10-29 Long-term effects of statin therapy could lead to transient or permanent cognitive impairment 0 5
2009-10-29 Repros Therapeutics amends its existing license for Proellex 0 None
2009-10-29 AAHP updates about the sale of homeopathic medicines to prevent the flu 0 None
2009-10-29 Supportive data from a preclinical study of SCY-635 to be presented 0 None
2009-10-29 FDA issues a Complete Response Letter regarding NDA for Intermezzo 0 None
2009-10-29 Cempra Pharmaceuticals stages a presentation on CEM-101 0 None
2009-10-29 Treatment of angina patients with ivabradine reduces risk of cardiovascular death 0 None
2009-10-29 Modern techniques can reduce current shortage of H1N1 vaccine in the U.S. 0 5
2009-10-29 Dysport drug for treatment of cervical dystonia launched in the United States 0 None
2009-10-29 Steroid-induced osteoporosis can now be treated with Teriparatide 0 None
2009-10-29 AAHP confirms homeopathic medicines for prophylaxis of infectious diseases 0 None
2009-10-29 Iron-folic acid supplements during pregnancy can reduce offspring’s mortality rate 0 4
2009-10-29 New microcapsules can deliver drugs at required target in the body 0 None
2009-10-29 No scientific proof that patients with Alzheimer's disease benefit from drugs containing the agent memantine 0 None
2009-10-29 TNF therapy does not raise cancer risk in RA patients; overall cancer risk comparable to those not taking immunosuppressive drugs 0 None
2009-10-28 iMDsoft and Codonics launch an anesthesia solution with a syringe labeling system 0 3
2009-10-28 Nevada case raises question of pharmacies' liability in drug abuse accidents 0 None
2009-10-28 CDC says U.S. H1N1 vaccine supplies on the rise; Senators question government's handling of H1N1 vaccination program 0 None
2009-10-28 Newspaper investigates dangerous mix of nursing homes and psychotropic drugs 0 None
2009-10-28 CDC: H1N1 vaccine supplies on the rise 0 None
2009-10-28 FDA approves the 100th antiretroviral drug in association with PEPFAR 0 None
2009-10-28 Enrollment for Phase 2 clinical study of NKTR-102 completed ahead of schedule 0 None
2009-10-28 73% increase in antiviral prescriptions in the past two weeks: SDI 0 None
2009-10-28 Controlled trial in UC meets primary endpoint of non- inferiority for reducing ulcerative colitis 0 None
2009-10-28 NSF awards $3 million grant for establishing a Partnership in Research and Education in Materials 0 None
2009-10-28 Amgen to reduce price of Neulasta following Board's orders 0 None
2009-10-28 Study of ‘real-life’ experiences of patients undergoing 5-ASA treatment for ulcerative colitis 0 None
2009-10-28 Treatment with TYSABRI reduces the rate of hospitalization in Crohn’s patients 0 None
2009-10-28 New clinical uses for old hypertension drug leads to several patents 0 None
2009-10-28 Folate-enriched prescription medical food lowers medical costs of patients with peripheral neuropathy 0 None
2009-10-28 TOPROL-XL and metoprolol succinate are available for patients in all regions across the country: AstraZeneca 0 None
2009-10-28 Shire receives European approval for FOSRENOL 0 None
2009-10-28 Precision Antibody to develop antibodies for NCI's Clinical Proteomic Technologies for Cancer 0 None
2009-10-28 Upsher-Smith Laboratories publishes data on Slo-Niacin and Lipitor combination study 1 5
2009-10-28 Microbix and Hunan Biopharmaceutical to build $200-million influenza vaccine facility 0 None
2009-10-28 Pediatric and adolescent patients who receive antipsychotic medications experience weight gain 0 5
2009-10-28 Recruitment of Phase II trial of TB-402 completed ahead of schedule 0 None
2009-10-28 POZEN announces Phase I study results of PA65020 0 None
2009-10-28 Mirafit fbcx reduces human body absorption of consumed fat 0 3.5
2009-10-28 Drug-cocktail approach offers hope in developing single agent to treat drug-resistant H1N1 swine flu 0 None
2009-10-28 NovaDel and Mist Acquisition enter into licensing agreement to manufacture and commercialize NitroMist 0 None
2009-10-28 King Pharmaceuticals receives exclusive rights to market and sell CYANOKIT 0 None
2009-10-28 Scientists explore genetic 'Prozac markers'; research may provide simple test for treating depression 0 None
2009-10-27 Medicines used for lowering blood cholesterol may be effective in the treatment of cancer 0 None
2009-10-27 H1N1 overwhelms hospitals; Sebelius addresses flu vaccine shortage 0 None
2009-10-27 China places third purchase order for H1N1 vaccine with Sinovac Biotech 0 None
2009-10-27 Astellas enters into agreement with Medivation to develop MDV3100 0 None
2009-10-27 New systematic study for managing treatment-resistant bipolar depression 0 None
2009-10-27 PolyMedix completes second successful clinical study of PMX-60056 0 5
2009-10-27 Boston Medical Center deploys Fusionfx Immunization Management portal to manage H1N1 vaccination 0 5
2009-10-27 Study reveals that adding ezetimibe to atorvastatin aids in reducing cholesterol 0 None
2009-10-27 CCPM coalition members urge Congress to fix or drop the current biogenerics provision 0 None
2009-10-27 New anti-flu drugs to fight flu virus could become a reality 0 3
2009-10-27 Vaccination rates need improvement; racial and ethnic disparities in vaccination coverage 0 None
2009-10-27 USAID and USP join to combat substandard and counterfeit medicines 0 None
2009-10-27 HealthCore study shows Metanx tablets reduces health plan costs 1 5
2009-10-27 LX211 may become the first approved oral treatment for modifying the course of uveitis 0 None
2009-10-27 New data on KAPIDEX for nighttime heartburn in adults with non-erosive GERD presented at the 2009 ACG 0 None
2009-10-27 FDA warns four companies to stop marketing illegal opioid pain relievers 0 None
2009-10-27 Shire reports results of Lialda and 5-ASA persistency analyses 0 None
2009-10-27 Study reveals LOAD therapy can eliminate bacterium in patients with gastritis and peptic ulcers 0 None
2009-10-27 Pregabalin reduces abdominal pain and improves sleep in women with adhesions 0 None
2009-10-27 Anti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee to review aztreonam for inhalation solution 0 None
2009-10-27 TNF-alpha inhibitors and interleukin inhibitors to drive psoriasis drug market 0 None
2009-10-27 Arzerra drug approved by FDA for treating chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2009-10-27 Oral contraceptives increase stroke risk but benefits still outweigh risks for most users 0 None
2009-10-27 FDA approves Berinert for adults and adolescents with HAE 0 None
2009-10-27 Natural, aspartame-free, multi-vitamins for children 0 None
2009-10-27 Inhibikase Therapeutics to illustrate the utility of IkT-001 and IkT-041 to treat multiple infectious diseases 0 None
2009-10-27 New data demonstrates CREON Delayed-Release Capsules improve fat absorption in adults with EPI 0 None
2009-10-27 Dartmouth explores glucorticoid side effects on bladder-cancer patients 0 None
2009-10-27 Champions Biotechnology expands collaboration to accelerate oncology drug development 0 None
2009-10-27 Innovative approach to build a new drug to treat a number of CNS diseases 0 None
2009-10-26 Swine flu 'emergency' declaration could mean expedited care 0 None
2009-10-26 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics to present Phase I clinical trial data of ICT-107 vaccine in New Orleans 0 None
2009-10-26 Dysport, a new wrinkle fighter, available now in the United States 0 None
2009-10-26 Cel Sci completes its production facility for Multikine Phase III clinical trial 0 None
2009-10-26 UCSF presents update of Phase 2 clinical trial of Oncophage cancer vaccine at SNO 2009 0 None
2009-10-26 Anti-viral drug development programs progress successfully, reports NanoViricides 0 None
2009-10-26 FDA grants five-year New Chemical Entity exclusivity to VYVANSE 0 None
2009-10-26 Dexmedetomidine can reduce pain when removing a tube from the airway of critically ill patients 0 None
2009-10-26 New findings demonstrating pharmacoeconomic benefits of Ceplene released 0 None
2009-10-26 Omega-3 fatty acid supplements do not improve levels of depression in heart disease patients 0 None
2009-10-26 Dextrose solution decreases postoperative nausea and vomiting 0 None
2009-10-24 ULURU presents clinical posters; highlights efficacy of Altrazeal dressing for wound care 0 None
2009-10-24 Lpath to present clinical results of iSONEP drug in wet-AMD patients 0 None
2009-10-24 FDA issues emergency use authorization for peramivir anti-viral drug 0 None
2009-10-24 CHMP grants positive opinion to extend the use of Angiox to patients undergoing PCI 0 None
2009-10-24 African American seniors less likely to be vaccinated against flu; fear and misinformation pose problems 0 None
2009-10-24 Pregnant women unsure about getting H1N1 flu shot, shows new survey 0 5
2009-10-24 Potentia Pharmaceuticals and Alcon Research sign license and purchase option agreements 0 None
2009-10-24 Human clinical trials of TissuGlu to commence in Germany 0 None
2009-10-24 MPI Research to assist Kineta in autoimmune drug development program 0 None
2009-10-24 FDA issues emergency use authorization for intravenous antiviral drug peramivir in H1N1 patients 0 None
2009-10-24 TransMolecular announces final results from its Phase 2 clinical study of 131I-TM601 0 None
2009-10-24 Media examines U.S., Mexico H1N1 vaccine campaigns, health effects of handwashing in Bolivia 0 None
2009-10-23 Nutri5, an effective natural product for the relief of menopausal symptoms 0 3.7
2009-10-23 EFPIA launches a pilot project against counterfeit prescription medicines in Europe 0 None
2009-10-23 Vaccine Vial Monitors to monitor potential heat damage of H1N1 vaccines donated to WHO 0 None
2009-10-23 Shire announces new pharmacokinetic data of ADHD medication 0 None
2009-10-23 Boehringer Ingelheim receives European CHMP positive opinion for MICARDIS 0 None
2009-10-23 Archexin has potential to target and treat multiple life-threatening cancers, finds new study 0 None
2009-10-23 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and Onyx Pharmaceuticals start Phase 3 trial to evaluate Nexavar tablets 0 None
2009-10-23 Decision Resources predicts TNF-alpha inhibitors to dominate rheumatoid arthritis treatment 0 None
2009-10-23 Sinovac Biotech to distribute PANFLU.1 vaccine in Mexico 0 None
2009-10-23 Antidepressant prescriptions are on the rise 0 None
2009-10-23 Study: General anesthesia can cause brain injury in immature rats 0 None
2009-10-23 Study reveals benefits of recombinant human C1 inhibitor in treating ischemic brain injury 0 None
2009-10-23 Relationship between cannabis and schizophrenia is controversial 0 None
2009-10-23 MedImmune announces interim data from its live attenuated influenza vaccine studies 0 None
2009-10-23 Pfizer-Wyeth merger analyzed 0 None
2009-10-23 AEOL 10150 increases regeneration of GI stem cells: NIAID study results 0 None
2009-10-23 Combination treatement for IVF patients may eliminate vaginal bleeding 0 None
2009-10-23 In vitro activity results of Cem-101 against gram-positive organisms to be presented 0 None
2009-10-23 Canadian Cardiovascular Society to honor University of Alberta medical researcher 0 None
2009-10-23 Liraglutide drug causes less nausea and hypoglycaemia compared to exenatide 0 None
2009-10-23 CellAura to provide pharmacologically validated reagents for Cisbio Bioassays' cellular studies 0 None
2009-10-23 Theravance earns milestone payment for bactericidal, injectable lipoglycopeptide antibiotic 0 None
2009-10-23 Adjuvanted and non-adjuvanted H1N1 vaccines safe for pregnant women, say Canadian experts 0 None
2009-10-23 XenaCare Holdings to advertise OTC pain reliever in NASCAR’s annual publication 0 None
2009-10-23 Majority of allergy patients can be vaccinated against swine flu after evaluation by an allergist 0 None
2009-10-23 Affymax to make multiple presentations on preclinical and clinical data of Hematide 0 5
2009-10-23 45% of American adults not inclined to get vaccinated against seasonal flu 0 None
2009-10-22 AFP examines recent HIV vaccine findings 0 None
2009-10-22 LIVALO statin effective than simvastatin in reducing lipid levels 0 2
2009-10-22 FDA grants Response Biomedical a Special 510(k) clearance for the RAMP Influenza A/B Assay 0 None
2009-10-22 Antiviral prescriptions at retail pharmacies increase by 36% in one week 0 None
2009-10-22 Amorfix Life Sciences signs sale and distribution agreement with Cedarlane Laboratories 0 None
2009-10-22 Faster insulin absorption for varying insulin doses and PH20 concentrations demonstrated 0 None
2009-10-22 PAREXEL to present key trends in late phase development and Comparative Effectiveness Research 0 None
2009-10-22 FDA extends Acorda Therapeutics' Fampridine-SR PDUFA goal date 0 3
2009-10-22 More infants are being immunized but funding gap leaves millions of children still at risk 0 None
2009-10-22 “Sid the Science Kid” show to explain the science behind flu vaccinations 0 None
2009-10-22 Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices supports the permissive use of GARDASIL 0 None
2009-10-22 Drug expert to discuss recent policy shift in medical marijuana at 2009 Symposium 0 None
2009-10-22 Study explores aldosterone antagonist usage among US patients hospitalised with heart failure 0 None
2009-10-22 Complex issue of CER in biopharmaceutical development explored 0 None
2009-10-22 Update from Karo Bio for the period January-September 0 None
2009-10-22 ISTA Pharmaceuticals' presentations on Phase 3 clinical results of Bepreve 0 None
2009-10-22 Cephalon announces receipt of a Paragraph IV Certification Notice Letter regarding ANDA 0 None
2009-10-22 Alacer launches new Emergen-C, a vitamin drink to boost immune systems 0 None
2009-10-22 Study results of PTH1-34 oral parathyroid hormone presented 0 5
2009-10-22 Study compares effects of clin-BPO 2.5% and clin-BPO 5% on epidermal functions 0 None
2009-10-22 GlaxoSmithKline's CERVARIX recommended by CDC for protection against cervical cancer 0 None
2009-10-22 Media outlets examine how AIDS vaccine trial results will shape future studies 0 None
2009-10-22 EU policies threaten developing countries drug supplies, report says 0 None
2009-10-22 Bioidentical Hormones for breast cancer prevention 0 None
2009-10-22 AIDS vaccine not as effective as first thought, scientists say 0 None
2009-10-22 Laureate Pharma signs development and manufacturing agreement to develop fusion protein products 0 None
2009-10-22 106m infants worldwide received vaccines last year, coverage gaps remain, report says 0 None
2009-10-21 EMEA informs Antigenics on a negative opinion for Oncophage MAA 0 2
2009-10-21 Lux Biosciences to present on LX211 at 2009 AAO annual conference 0 None
2009-10-21 Swine flu vaccines arrive at health departments, hospitals and community vaccinator facilities 0 None
2009-10-21 Novavax, Xcellerex enter into collaboration to accelerate the development of Novavax's 2009 H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-10-21 FDA grants Fast Track designation for MacuSight's Perceiva 0 None
2009-10-21 Shire to file a Biologics License Application for REPLAGAL with the FDA 0 None
2009-10-21 King Pharmaceuticals receives FDA complete response letter for CorVue NDA 0 None
2009-10-21 Purdue Pharma supports government prescription drug monitoring programs, grants NASCSA $200,000 0 None
2009-10-21 Study of aldosterone antagonist usage among patients hospitalised with heart failure published 0 None
2009-10-21 Interim report from Medivir 0 None
2009-10-21 Oxygen Biotherapeutics announces its expanded product development plan 0 None
2009-10-21 APP Pharmaceuticals to launch Chlorothiazide Sodium for Injection 0 None
2009-10-21 Palmerolide A: Real hope for cancer treatment 1 5
2009-10-21 Interim study analysis comparing MENOPUR with rFSH in GnRH Antagonist IVF cycles 0 None
2009-10-21 D2 Pharma Consulting develops "REMS Challenges and Real World Solutions" White Paper 0 None
2009-10-21 Drug abuse expert Dr. Drew Pinsky and the Five Moms join in fight against OTC cough medicine abuse 0 4
2009-10-21 NIH grant for Lpath to advance clinical development of its antibody therapeutics 0 None
2009-10-21 No significant differences in pregnancy outcomes with different progesterone formulations 0 None
2009-10-21 Research shows exon-skipping drug may prove effective for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 5
2009-10-21 Wellstat Therapeutics and Sanofi-Aventis to develop, manufacture and commercialize PN2034 0 None
2009-10-21 Logical Therapeutics to present its clinical study results on LT-NS001 0 None
2009-10-21 CHA urges California Nurses Association to promote vaccinations to all health care workers 0 None
2009-10-21 Novo Nordisk's Levemir not associated with increase in the incidence of cancer 0 None
2009-10-21 Osteologix to continue clinical development of NB S101 osteoporosis drug 0 None
2009-10-21 Simcere and OSI Pharmaceuticals to market KDR/Kit inhibitor OSI-930 in China 0 None
2009-10-21 Inovio Biomedical highlights its advances in SynCon DNA vaccines 0 None
2009-10-20 As HIV vaccine conference opens, experts appeal for sustained commitment to global fight against disease 0 None
2009-10-20 ImPACKD calls for raising awareness about the risks of calcium overuse in CKD patients 0 3
2009-10-20 Merck Frosst Canada announces the use of ISENTRESS for treating HIV-1 infected adults 0 None
2009-10-20 Boehringer Ingelheim continues providing non assert declarations to manufacture HIV/AIDS medicines 0 None
2009-10-20 TechnoVax receives NIH grant to further the development of its VLP-based, vaccine program 0 None
2009-10-20 Meeting to discuss latest information on anti-aging medicine and euthanasia 0 None
2009-10-20 GlaxoSmithKline to allow Apotex continue manufacturing their drug in Rwanda 0 None
2009-10-20 USP offers redesigned pharmaceutical standards format to improve key documentation process 0 None
2009-10-20 PCV vaccines can save the lives of millions of children 0 None
2009-10-20 AHF reiterates its disappointment over the presentation of Thai HIV vaccine study data 0 None
2009-10-20 Pharmacy services still in demand despite recession 0 None
2009-10-20 Two high blood pressure medicines effective in treating stable ischemic heart disease 0 None
2009-10-20 Novavax, Avimex and GE Healthcare initiate clinical study of H1N1 VLP influenza vaccine 0 None
2009-10-20 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics files a provisional patent application 0 None
2009-10-20 Medical Marijuana offers "Turnkey Collective Solution" for collectives to conform to state laws 0 None
2009-10-20 Web site marketing fraudulent H1N1 flu supplements warned by the FDA and the FTC 0 None
2009-10-20 Trial collaborators present results from Prime-Boost HIV Vaccine Clinical Trial 0 None
2009-10-20 Alabama Supreme Court rules in favor of Novartis Pharmaceuticals 0 5
2009-10-20 Shire Canada supports initiative for further access to antiretroviral medicine for Rwanda 0 None
2009-10-20 Potential hazards of H1N1 vaccine and seasonal flu shot not disclosed, say protesters 0 5
2009-10-20 Cangene to acquire U.S. commercialization rights for HepaGam B 0 None
2009-10-20 Fluarix seasonal influenza vaccine approved by the FDA 0 None
2009-10-20 GlaxoSmithKline may see increased sales of Relenza during the A/H1N1 2009 pandemic 0 None
2009-10-20 AstraZeneca and POZEN announce the pivotal data from two POZEN clinical trials 0 None
2009-10-20 Menarini granted exclusive European licence rights to Ipsen's Adenuric 0 4
2009-10-20 Data on ULORIC treatment for gout flares presented at the 73rd American College of Rheumatology meeting 0 None
2009-10-20 Hydra Biosciences and Cubist Pharmaceuticals join to develop novel ion channel drugs 0 None
2009-10-20 Health Canada issues Notice of Non-Compliance to Winston Laboratories for CIVANEX 0 None
2009-10-20 Opinions: HIV vaccine; HIV resources help promote global disease control; U.S. fight against world hunger 0 None
2009-10-20 Amylin Pharmaceuticals to present new data from its obesity program at Obesity 2009 0 5
2009-10-20 Boehringer Ingelheim's TWYNSTA approved by FDA for the treatment of hypertension 0 None
2009-10-20 FDA approves new oral medication for renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2009-10-19 WHO recommends antivirals for patients with symptoms of both H1N1, pneumonia 0 None
2009-10-19 URL Pharma's Colcrys approved by FDA for prevention of gout flares 0 None
2009-10-19 Study on the economic impact of antibiotic overuse and antibiotic-resistant infections 0 5
2009-10-19 FDA approves Boehringer Ingelheim's MICARDIS for the reduction of risk of heart attack 1 None
2009-10-19 FDA approves GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals' Cervarix for prevention of cervical cancer 0 None
2009-10-19 Hatch-Waxman patent infringement litigation concerning Duac Gel dismissed 0 None
2009-10-19 Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals receives NDA approval from FDA for its Micardis Tablets 80 mg 0 5
2009-10-19 Update from Endo Pharmaceuticals regarding its New Drug Application for FORTESTA 0 None
2009-10-19 Amgen receives Complete Response Letter for the Biologic License Applications for Prolia from FDA 0 None
2009-10-19 Vaccinations and preventative hygiene routines can help protect families from H1N1 0 None
2009-10-19 FDA approves Quotient Biodiagnostics' BLA for transfusion diagnostic monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2009-10-19 Viriom picks ChemDiv's Russian subsidiary for development of innovative HIV compounds 0 None
2009-10-19 Talecris Biotherapeutics' PROLASTIN-C receives FDA approval 0 2.7
2009-10-19 AstraZeneca's CRESTOR approved for treating pediatric patients with HeFH 0 4
2009-10-19 Human Genome Sciences completes Phase 3 development program, earns $75 million from Novartis 0 None
2009-10-19 IAVI and Ragon Institute sign MOU to devise new vaccine strategies for AIDS 0 None
2009-10-19 Lubricin injections can reduce cartilage degeneration 0 None
2009-10-19 Preclinical data of carfilzomib and PR-957 inhibitors to be presented at 2009 ACR/ARHP meeting 0 None
2009-10-19 Majority of girls and young women well aware of HPV vaccine's benefits and limitations 0 None
2009-10-19 NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology updated to include pralatrexate drug 0 None
2009-10-19 Parents are concerned about the overuse of prescription medications with their children: Survey 0 None
2009-10-19 CONFIRMS trial demonstrates efficacy of ULORIC for treating hyperuricemia in patients with gout 0 None
2009-10-19 Research study on cowpox virus 0 None
2009-10-19 Rituxan's sBLA receives a Complete Response from the FDA 0 None
2009-10-19 FDA approves continuation of the fourth 6-month open label extension of PRX-03140 0 None
2009-10-19 Antibiotic resistance to be undesirable consequence of antibiotic abuse is inaccurate, reveals report 0 5
2009-10-19 Government closely monitors swine flu vaccine 0 None
2009-10-19 Novel HIV drug to be studied in cell cultures and patients 0 None
2009-10-19 Biogen Idec and Biovitrum to conduct rFIXFc clinical trial in hemophilia B patients 0 None
2009-10-19 Exposure to online media increases treatment's awareness and favorability: Study 0 None
2009-10-19 Aurora Visiting Nurse Association to suspend its seasonal flu vaccination clinics 0 None
2009-10-19 PHARMACIA & UPJOHN COMPANY to pay the largest criminal fine ever imposed in the U.S. 1 None
2009-10-19 Ruthenium and Osmium compounds show high levels of activity against ovarian cancer 0 None
2009-10-19 FDA grants marketing approval for Elitek 0 None
2009-10-19 FDA approves Gardasil vaccine usage in boys and men for preventing genital warts 0 5
2009-10-19 Pfizer acquires Wyeth; begins joint operations 0 None
2009-10-19 Rituxan drug effective for treating ANCA-associated vasculitis 0 None
2009-10-19 Recently approved Gleevec drug for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-10-19 Findings may yield new treatments for COPD 0 None
2009-10-19 CK Life Sciences acquires additional voting shares of WEX Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-10-19 GlaxoSmithKline receives FDA approval for cervical cancer vaccine 0 None
2009-10-19 Multi-million dollar cooperative agreement for SMA drug development program 0 None
2009-10-19 FDA approves 100th antiretroviral for PEPFAR 0 None
2009-10-15 Access Pharmaceuticals' update on its European commercial launch of Mugard 0 None
2009-10-15 FDA launches web page with information on how to dispose of certain drugs 1 None
2009-10-15 Mylan Pharmaceuticals receives approval for Topiramate Capsules 0 None
2009-10-15 MDS secures international cooperation to help Canadian teenager with malignant blood disorder 0 None
2009-10-15 AcelRx Pharmaceuticals’ programs to feature at upcoming annual meeting 0 None
2009-10-15 European authorities approve Medivir’s marketing authorisation application in 14 European countries 0 None
2009-10-15 Northern Light partners with EBSCO Publishing to provide bio-pharma and health sciences news 0 5
2009-10-15 Pharma IQ reports on the 7th Annual Cold Chain Distribution for Pharmaceuticals conference 0 None
2009-10-15 BNA Books publishes the 2009 Cumulative Supplement to Pharmaceutical Patent Law 0 None
2009-10-15 Negative symptoms represent an attractive target for drug development 0 None
2009-10-15 Patients on statin drugs may have lower AAA surgery costs 0 None
2009-10-15 PIKAMAB obtains U.S. patent rights to develop theragnostic product 0 None
2009-10-15 Survey reports patients' concern about the safety and access to flu vaccines 0 None
2009-10-15 BioTech Medics' SHBAN Hand Sanitizer Solution kills H1N1 Influenza A virus 0 5
2009-10-15 NexMed completes its post hoc analysis of NM100060 0 None
2009-10-15 Cobroxin OTC pain reliever is now available online 2 4.7
2009-10-15 Co-promotion agreement to promote Prosed DS to urologists and retail pharmacists 0 None
2009-10-15 Study shows type 2 diabetes patients treated with ACTOplus met experience blood sugar reduction 0 2
2009-10-15 Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Novartis ink worldwide licensing agreement for PTK 0796 0 None
2009-10-15 Mylan Pharmaceuticals and Matrix Laboratories enter into license agreement with Pfizer 0 None
2009-10-15 Decision Resources forecasts biosimilar insulins and insulin analogues to erode $6.1 billion in brand sales 0 5
2009-10-15 Required flu vaccines for New York health workers draws criticism 0 None
2009-10-15 Critical Pharmaceuticals to develop hGH nasal spray 0 None
2009-10-15 Eden Biodesign to manufacture Biotecnol's Cardiotrophin-1 0 None
2009-10-15 Interim data from Sanofi Pasteur's Influenza A 2009 Monovalent Vaccine clinical trials in infants and children 0 None
2009-10-15 Genetic diversity thwarts the usefulness of malaria vaccine 0 None
2009-10-15 Fero Industries to acquire Pyro Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-10-15 Less expensive anti-rejection drug as effective as more expensive drug, says study 0 None
2009-10-15 Postive vote from FDA Advisory Committee for Fampridine-SR 10 0 None
2009-10-15 Atlantic examines flu vaccine, antiviral skepticism 0 None
2009-10-14 Progenics Pharmaceuticals and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals sign license agreement 0 None
2009-10-14 Experts to discuss the safety of H1N1 flu vaccine 0 None
2009-10-14 Presentation on L-DOS47 drug formulation and development at Pharmaceutical Industry Conference 0 None
2009-10-14 Antisense Therapeutics completes repeat-dosing toxicology studies for ATL1103 0 None
2009-10-14 Brain researcher finds how the epilepsy and pain drug works 0 None
2009-10-14 Sinovac Biotech announces receipt of Panflu vaccine distribution approval in Hong Kong 0 None
2009-10-14 2010 TIPPS certification for Prime Therapeutics 0 None
2009-10-14 Connexin Software announces updated EMR software version to support H1N1 vaccine administration 0 None
2009-10-14 Harvard researchers unite in fight against antibiotic resistance 0 None
2009-10-14 Cequent Pharmaceuticals to provide details of its clinical program at BIOCOM conference 0 None
2009-10-14 FDA recommends approval for UI Pharmaceuticals to manufacture an aseptically filled sterile drug product 0 None
2009-10-14 Inovio Biomedical's proprietary DNA vaccine development platform introduced 0 5
2009-10-14 T.S. Wiley to lecture on the latest advances in anti-aging medicine 0 None
2009-10-14 Champions Biotechnology receives U.S. patent for its tubulin inhibitors 0 None
2009-10-14 NIH awards UNC researcher $507,000 for rotavirus vaccine study 0 None
2009-10-14 Older generation antibiotic for treating colon cancer 0 5
2009-10-14 National Vaccine Information Center to launch a research fundraising campaign 0 5
2009-10-14 Researchers test Orizon Research's ALKA-V6 silicon-based compound 2 None
2009-10-14 NIH awards Novavax a SBIR grant for respiratory syncytial virus vaccine research 0 None
2009-10-14 ADDF grant to support the evaluation of PPAR-sparing insulin sensitizers 0 None
2009-10-14 Shire settles pending ADDERALL XR litigation with Sandoz 0 None
2009-10-14 Vanda Pharmaceuticals announces its agreement with Novartis Pharma AG 0 None
2009-10-14 Researchers to investigate an existing drug for speedy recovery of stroke patients 0 None
2009-10-14 Decision Resources: Rheumatoid arthritis drug market in India to grow up to $672 million in 2013 0 None
2009-10-14 Rapid rollout of H1N1 vaccines is effective in reducing infection rates according to simulation model 0 None
2009-10-14 Epeius Biotechnologies announces clinical study results of tumor-targeted genetic medicine 0 None
2009-10-14 Unapproved codeine sulfate tablets: FDA warns four companies to stop marketing 0 None
2009-10-14 Bladder cancer patients benefit from anticancer drug that is used to treat lung and colon malignancies: Study 0 None
2009-10-14 African leaders, Chirac unite to fight fake drug manufacturing, distribution 0 None
2009-10-13 Meda Pharmaceuticals introduces Onsolis for treating breakthrough cancer pain 0 None
2009-10-13 Sequella receives Phase 1 SBIR grant for developing SQ641 0 None
2009-10-13 Pharmaceuticals to provide safe needle collection and disposal programs for patients 0 None
2009-10-13 Onyx Pharmaceuticals signs definitive agreement to acquire Proteolix 0 None
2009-10-13 Merck Frosst Canada's JANUMET receives Notice of Compliance in Canada 0 None
2009-10-13 Psoriasis patients taking immunosuppressive drugs at increased risk of H1N1 flu viruses 0 None
2009-10-13 Simple wound dressings versus antimicrobial dressings 0 5
2009-10-13 SAFC Pharma expands contract manufacturing services 0 None
2009-10-13 Contaminated pre-filled heparin and saline syringes cause bloodstream infections 0 None
2009-10-13 Health care workers raise troubling concern about H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccines 0 None
2009-10-13 Debiopharm Group and Ipsen complete European decentralised registration of Decapeptyl 0 None
2009-10-13 VitalProteinRx nutritional supplement for chronic kidney disease affected patients 0 None
2009-10-13 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals receives Complete Response letter from the FDA for FUSILEV 0 None
2009-10-13 Vanda Pharmaceuticals' Fanapt to be commercialized in the U.S. and Canada by Novartis Pharma 0 None
2009-10-13 New guidelines for treating amyotropic lateral sclerosis 0 None
2009-10-13 Inflammation markers not involved with the chemopreventative effect of aspirin on colorectal adenomas 0 None
2009-10-13 Cox's initiative to safeguard the community at-large 0 None
2009-10-13 Fully-insured members of Guardian to receive 100% coverage of the administrative cost of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-10-12 Educational video on seasonal and H1N1 vaccines development 0 None
2009-10-12 Low-, middle-income countries could receive donated H1N1 vaccine shipments by November, WHO says 0 None
2009-10-12 Some scientists question results of recent HIV vaccine clinical trial 0 None
2009-10-12 Even with early shortages, public is conflicted about getting the swine flu vaccine 0 None
2009-10-12 B. Braun Medical announces agreement with HealthTrust to provide pain management products 0 None
2009-10-12 QRxPharma signs contractual agreement with Patheon 0 None
2009-10-12 Z-Medica launches QuikClot Trauma Pad 0 None
2009-10-12 FDA grants marketing approval for CSL Behring's Berinert C1-Esterase Inhibitor 0 None
2009-10-12 Communications technology for students and employees to manage their healthcare relationships 0 None
2009-10-12 ImmuneRegen BioSciences to test efficacy of Homspera against H5N1 Avian Influenza 0 None
2009-10-12 Santarus and Norgine enter into a licensing agreement for ZEGERID products 0 None
2009-10-12 Heptares Therapeutics to apply its StaR technology to generate novel drug leads against GPCR target 0 None
2009-10-12 Pieris reports its progress in the development of PRS-050 0 None
2009-10-12 PPA bus tour to raise awareness of patient assistance programs 0 None
2009-10-12 FDA approves Berinert for the treatment of hereditary angioedema 0 None
2009-10-12 Arch Pharmalabs collaborates with Orochem Technologies to manufacture an API in India 0 None
2009-10-12 Presentations on efficacy of interferon to combat influenza 0 5
2009-10-12 Wal-Mart Stores to offer Tamiflu oral suspension in liquid form for children and elderly 0 5
2009-10-09 Controlled trial comparing Bevacizumab to Ranibizumab finds no difference in efficacy 0 None
2009-10-09 State governments start swine flu vaccine campaign 0 None
2009-10-09 CREON Delayed-Release Capsules improves fat absorption in patients with Cystic Fibrosis 0 5
2009-10-09 St. Petersburg City Council partners with American Lung Association for "Faces of Influenza" campaign 0 None
2009-10-09 FDA Advisory Committee approves use of Selzentry tablets in combination with HIV therapy 0 None
2009-10-09 The Quebec Biopharmaceutical Strategy lauded by Sanofi-aventis 0 None
2009-10-09 CytoDyn to conduct a study on Cytolin at Massachusetts General Hospital 0 1
2009-10-09 NIAID awards $60M for research contracts to discover new adjuvants 0 None
2009-10-09 New soy germ-based ingredient improves menopausal symptoms 0 4
2009-10-09 AHF criticizes Pfizer for its current pricing of Selzentry AIDS drug 0 None
2009-10-09 Research study on HPV vaccination efficacy for boys and girls 0 None
2009-10-09 Ipsen signs exclusive marketing agreement to produce and distribute Braintree's BLI-800 for colonic cleansing 0 None
2009-10-09 Clemson bioengineer designing new ways to target drugs 0 None
2009-10-09 CardioPharma to submit an NDA for CardiaPill 0 None
2009-10-09 Research rules out link between MMR vaccines and autism 3 2.5
2009-10-09 Hospira and Celltrion agree to develop and market eight biogeneric products 0 None
2009-10-09 NHLBI to hold Symposium to review latest findings in Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine 0 None
2009-10-09 U.S. should provide more leadership in finding TB vaccine, opinion piece says 0 None
2009-10-08 Angiochem to announce clinical study results of ANG1005 drug 0 None
2009-10-08 Emisphere Technologies announces commercial launch of oral Eligen B12 0 None
2009-10-08 Epitope spreading can get triggered by live, attenuated Listeria vaccine 0 None
2009-10-08 BioDelivery Sciences' partner Meda to launch ONSOLIS for managing breakthrough pain 0 None
2009-10-08 Biocodex secures consumer distribution with CVS stores nationwide for its Florastor 0 None
2009-10-08 Grunenthal to distribute Labopharm's tramadol-acetaminophen formulation in EU market 0 None
2009-10-08 CombinatoRx' Prednisolone/Dipyridamole Combination abstract to be presented at the ACR 2009 0 None
2009-10-08 New cancer drugs boost drug spending 0 None
2009-10-08 Ipsen and Spirogen sign new licensing agreement for development of SJG-136 anticancer agent 0 None
2009-10-08 Mimetogen Pharmaceuticals completes its equity financing 0 None
2009-10-08 Birth control pills may have an impact on choice of partners 0 None
2009-10-08 Sinobiopharma receives certificate for using Gabexate Mesylate as pharmaceutical raw material 0 5
2009-10-08 Labopharm's trazodone API supplier Angelini resolves manufacturing facility deficiencies 0 None
2009-10-08 Researchers reveal that H2 Blocker drugs pose no significant risks for the fetus 0 None
2009-10-08 Ariad Healthcare chosen to be lead marketing agency for Multibionta Probiotic Multivitamin 1 4
2009-10-08 Rite Aid pharmacists provide regular seasonal flu shots to help prevent flu 0 None
2009-10-08 Antidotes effective for treating acute liver failure patients in early stages of disease 0 None
2009-10-08 Triple therapy may benefit patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 None
2009-10-08 HTDS' Hepatitis A vaccine receives GMP Certificate from the Russian FDA 0 None
2009-10-08 Global pharmaceutical market to grow by 4 - 6 percent: IMS Health 0 None
2009-10-08 Napo Pharmaceuticals hosts educational panel to address global health and environment 0 None
2009-10-08 APP Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval to market Sumatriptan Succinate Injection 0 None
2009-10-07 Biostar Pharmaceuticals' new drug application granted clearance for clinical trials 0 None
2009-10-07 FDA approves Daiichi Sankyo's sNDA for Welchol 0 None
2009-10-07 Government handout of samples of potassium iodide helps to boost sales for Nukepills.com 0 5
2009-10-07 Nutra Pharma to launch prescription analgesic for severe chronic pain treatment 0 None
2009-10-07 Shire publishes efficacy study results of FOSRENOL and Renagel 0 None
2009-10-07 Impax Laboratories settles FLOMAX litigation, to launch generic tamsulosin hydrochloride product 0 None
2009-10-07 Baxter receives marketing authorization for CELVAPAN H1N1 pandemic influenza vaccine 0 None
2009-10-07 Promotional speaker programs on the latest drug developments help pharma companies attract physicians 0 None
2009-10-07 FDA reviews Fibrocell Science's BLA for azfibrocel-T 0 5
2009-10-07 aTyr Pharma to discuss aminoacyl tRNA synthetases at the BioPartnering Europe Conference 0 None
2009-10-07 Deadline for pharmacies to meet Medicare’s DMEPOS accreditation requirements extended, Senate lauded 0 None
2009-10-07 Galapagos receives EUR 500,000 cash payment from GSK 0 None
2009-10-07 GlobeImmune to present an abstract of GI-5005 drug at AASLD's annual meeting 0 None
2009-10-07 Helix BioPharma's pre-IND meetings with the FDA for Topical Interferon Alpha-2b and L-DOS47 fruitful 0 None
2009-10-07 HHS and PEPFAR approve the 100th HIV/AIDS antiretroviral drug 0 1
2009-10-07 FDA provides Genzyme a complete response letter for Clolar NDA 0 None
2009-10-07 FDA completes inspection of Catalent Pharma's manufacturing facility in Germany 0 None
2009-10-07 Daily doses of imatinib mesylate double survival rates in Ph+ ALL affected children 0 None
2009-10-07 Research on malarial drugs for travelers 0 None
2009-10-07 Opioid drugs may not be effective for osteoarthritis 0 5
2009-10-07 Cochrane Systematic Review finds Abatacept effective against rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-10-07 Combination of leukemia and breast cancer drugs inhibits cancer progression 0 None
2009-10-07 Pennsylvania to receive first doses of live attenuated pandemic H1N1 influenza vaccine 0 5
2009-10-07 Get vaccinated against both H1N1 flu and the seasonal flu, advises Chief Nurse of the American Red Cross 1 None
2009-10-07 PSI-879 nominated as second development candidate for treating HCV infection 0 None
2009-10-07 African leaders gather to discuss ways to bolster continent's drug, diagnostic development 0 None
2009-10-07 Researchers make breakthrough in finding a vaccine against horse disease strangle 0 None
2009-10-06 iMedicor to market Access Pharmaceuticals' MuGard in North America 0 None
2009-10-06 The latest medication to treat schizophrenia "ABILIFY" launched in Canada 4 3.2
2009-10-06 Update from ACADIA Pharmaceuticals regarding its Phase III program with pimavanserin 0 None
2009-10-06 FDA Advisory Committee approves Peginterferon alfa-2b for treating metastatic melanoma 0 None
2009-10-06 Salix Pharmaceuticals granted rights to use Lupin's bioadhesive drug delivery technology 0 None
2009-10-06 Scientia Advisors announces the results of an in-depth study of the changing vaccine industry 0 None
2009-10-06 FDA accepts ProStrakan's Abstral NDA filing for review 0 None
2009-10-06 Vivaldi receives US patent for live attenuated influenza vaccines 0 None
2009-10-06 Government of Alberta reimburses first medication to improve vision and restore quality of life 0 None
2009-10-06 DuraPrep solution effective against surgical-site infections 0 5
2009-10-06 EP-100 membrane-disrupting peptide drug for cancer being tested at TCRS 0 5
2009-10-06 Inviragen, SingVax merge their complementary vaccine pipelines 0 None
2009-10-06 Fresenius Medical Care to offer seasonal influenza and H1N1 flu vaccines 0 None
2009-10-06 Vaccine to treat cocaine dependence reduces use of the drug, according to study 0 None
2009-10-06 Sequella receives ARRA funds to manufacture SQ109 for treating tuberculosis 0 None
2009-10-06 Schering-Plough receives FDA recommendation approval for PEGINTRON 0 4
2009-10-06 FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee recommends approval of GlaxoSmithKline's VOTRIENT 0 None
2009-10-06 U.N. officials highlight need for vaccine assistance to poor countries 0 None
2009-10-06 FOLOTYN available for commercial sale in the United States 0 None
2009-10-05 AVI BioPharma receives $11.5M DTRA fund to develop AVI-7012 for treating Junin virus infection 0 None
2009-10-05 Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca receive marketing authorisation for ONGLYZA in Europe 0 None
2009-10-05 LA BioMed granted $1.3M for investigating ESAI's KRONOS IV in correcting erectile dysfunction 0 None
2009-10-05 Phase 3 clinical study results of Ketotransdel topical cream to be presented 0 None
2009-10-05 Baxter launches HYLENEX recombinant for pediatric rehydration at the 2009 ACEP 0 None
2009-10-05 Preclinical study results of AVL-181 protease inhibitor presented 0 5
2009-10-05 FDA grants Impax tentative approval of ANDA for FLOMAX generic version 0 None
2009-10-05 Sigma-Aldrich and Sangamo Biosciences extend license agreement for ZFP technology 0 None
2009-10-05 Lupin grants Salix exclusive rights to its bioadhesive drug delivery technology for use with rifaximin 0 None
2009-10-05 Allergan files declaratory relief action to allow it to share relavant information on BOTOX 0 None
2009-10-05 Second round of revised quality standards for blood thinner heparin released 1 None
2009-10-05 Phase I clinical trial results to test the safety and immunogenicity of VGX-3100 released 0 None
2009-10-05 Pharma and biotech companies to assess new FDA REMS guidance 0 None
2009-10-05 comScore study results of changes in search engine marketing in the pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2009-10-05 The Lewin Group issues recommendations to overcome barriers obstructing the lupus drug development 0 None
2009-10-05 Workshop to revise and update Pharmacy Benefit Management and Drug Therapy Management 0 None
2009-10-04 Researchers engineer antidotes for blood-thinner aptamers 0 None
2009-10-03 APP Pharmaceutical continues support of FDA's USP standards for unfractionated heparin 0 None
2009-10-03 Caraco closes Asset Purchase Agreement with Forest as part of ANDA patent litigation settlement 0 None
2009-10-03 HSPH's survey on H1N1 vaccines 0 5
2009-10-03 Report on the worldwide market for anti-infectives 0 None
2009-10-03 Publix Pharmacies offers to compound Tamiflu into an oral suspension for no additional charge 0 None
2009-10-03 Misuse of aspirin might have caused high death rate during 1918-1919 influenza pandemic 0 None
2009-10-03 New study shows that NovoMix 30 is effective for type 2 diabetes patients who are to start on insulin 0 3
2009-10-03 Bradycardia more likely in patients taking cholinesterase inhibitors 0 None
2009-10-03 TNF-alpha inhibitor drug class sales to increase up to $1.1 billion in 2018 0 None
2009-10-03 Chinese government places second purchase order for Sinovac Biotech's H1N1 vaccine 0 5
2009-10-03 Sagent announces launch of vinorelbine injection 0 None
2009-10-03 Vaccinate children with H1N1 flu vaccine to control swine flu: UAB 0 None
2009-10-03 New strategic research service for the oncology market launched by Health Strategies Group 0 None
2009-10-03 Clinical study data of Thymosin beta 4 presented 0 None
2009-10-03 90% of public support H1N1 vaccination for health care workers 0 1
2009-10-03 BioDelivery Sciences International files NDS for BEMA Fentanyl 0 None
2009-10-03 EMEA grants positive opinion for Baxter's CELVAPAN H1N1 pandemic vaccine 0 None
2009-10-03 Americans are not getting correct drug information, says study 0 None
2009-10-03 First U.S. patients could receive H1N1 vaccine next week 0 None
2009-10-03 Update from BioCryst Pharmaceuticals regarding antiviral peramivir 0 None
2009-10-03 Nutra Pharma manufactures first commercial batch of Cobroxin 0 5
2009-10-03 FDA grants Fast Track designation to Corthera's relaxin for treating acute heart failure 0 None
2009-10-03 CNN, TIME examine increasing antibiotic resistance 0 5
2009-10-03 ALL initiative three-year clinical observational study results published 0 None
2009-10-02 New study underscores lack of appropriate government action to ensure safety of vaccines 0 3
2009-10-02 Array BioPharma to present poster on ARRY-403 glucokinase activator 0 2
2009-10-02 Molecular mechanisms of BN108 and timosaponin AIII described in a journal 0 None
2009-10-02 sNDA for Clonicel submitted to the FDA 0 None
2009-10-02 Clinical study results demonstrate the efficacy of AFRESA inhalation powder 0 None
2009-10-01 Change in Heparin manufacturing - expected to decrease the potency 0 None
2009-10-01 Actavis' clients launch generic Atorvastatin in Spain 0 None
2009-10-01 Mayo study reveals infliximab reduces the need for colectomy 0 None
2009-10-01 HRA Pharma launches its new generation emergency contraceptive in Europe 0 None
2009-10-01 GSK allowed access to DiscoveRx' PathHunter ß-Arrestin parental cell lines and reagents 0 None
2009-10-01 Advaxis announces Phase I trial results of its ADXS11-001 therapeutic cancer vaccine 0 None
2009-10-01 First prescription foam formulation of benzoyl peroxide available 0 None
2009-10-01 Health Canada approves VIBATIV for treating complicated skin and skin structure infections 0 None
2009-10-01 Addrenex submits a sNDA to the FDA for Clonicel 0 None
2009-10-01 Diamyd Medical signs agreement with Inclinix to conduct global Phase III program 0 None
2009-10-01 Scientific Advisory Board to provide guidance to support the development of FST-100 0 None
2009-10-01 CVS Caremark to offer vouchers worth $3 million for free seasonal flu shots 1 None
2009-10-01 FDA releases first draft guidance on Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies for select drugs 0 None
2009-10-01 Study aims to discover effective antibiotics to fight against hard-to-treat microbes 0 None
2009-10-01 Cutting Edge Information hopes to see ill patients have speedier access to potential cures 0 None
2009-10-01 USPTO allows BioMarin's claims covering the approved administration of sapropterin dihydrochloride with food 0 None
2009-10-01 Drug companies take immediate measures to deliver millions of H1N1 vaccines 0 None
2009-10-01 FDA completes inspection of Hovione's API plant in Loures, Portugal 0 None
2009-10-01 Researchers stress the importance of ensuring quality psychiatric treatment in general practice settings 0 None
2009-10-01 Medicaid members to receive cover for administration cost of the H1N1 vaccine from WellCare 0 None
2009-10-01 Bristol-Myers announces availability of ERBITUX for metastatic colorectal cancer treatment 0 None
2009-10-01 Swine flu vaccine distribution plan for Pennsylvania 0 None
2009-10-01 EMD Serono submits NDA for Cladribine Tablets in the U.S. 0 None
2009-10-01 Poll reveals that 43% of American adults undecided about getting the swine flu vaccine 0 None
2009-10-01 Update from BioCryst Pharmaceuticals regarding intravenous peramivir 0 None
2009-09-30 CBR Pharma reports on M&A in the biopharmaceutical industry 0 None
2009-09-30 Inspirion Delivery Technologies completes Pre-IND meeting with the FDA 0 None
2009-09-30 Emergent BioSolutions receives NIAID funding support for dmPA7909 anthrax vaccine candidate 0 None
2009-09-30 Amicus Therapeutics to initiate Phase 1 study of AT2220 0 None
2009-09-30 Caraco enters into a consent decree with the FDA regarding its drug manufacturing operations 0 None
2009-09-30 FDA approves Mylan Pharmaceuticals' Carbidopa and Levodopa tablets 0 None
2009-09-30 Sun Pharma Global issues notice to Labopharm regarding its generic versions of Ryzolt 0 None
2009-09-30 Orphan drug designation for pixantrone applied by Cell Therapeutics 0 None
2009-09-30 IDRI and Academia Sinica sign Memorandum of Understanding 0 None
2009-09-30 Mellow Hope granted H1N1 license by SFDA 0 5
2009-09-30 FDA's Structured Product Labeling to be discussed 0 None
2009-09-30 Non-human primate study results of Restanza released 0 None
2009-09-30 Tβ4 therapy in EAE mice improves neurological functional recovery 0 None
2009-09-30 Sanofi-aventis announces study results comparing efficacy of Lantus to detemir 0 5
2009-09-30 SATAI invests $1.045 million in Azaya Therapeutics 0 None
2009-09-30 New anticoagulant therapy has fewer side-effects than warfarin 0 None
2009-09-30 Burzynski Research Institute and BBSF sign Research Agreement 0 None
2009-09-30 Also in global health news: Drought in East Africa; improving food processing in Africa; Hajj pilgrims must take polio vaccine; fighting insecticide-resistant mosquitoes 0 None
2009-09-30 Reuters examines how HIV vaccine trial results will guide future studies 0 None
2009-09-30 Study reveals that most Americans will refuse FDA authorized emergency use H1N1 flu vaccine 0 None
2009-09-30 Total Wellness ready to meet increased demand for the seasonal flu vaccine 0 None
2009-09-30 Aetna announces first-dollar coverage for H1N1 flu vaccine administration 0 None
2009-09-29 Renewed GMP certification for China Biologic Products' Qianfeng subsidiary 0 None
2009-09-29 90-day supply program to improve overall healthcare 0 None
2009-09-29 Repros Therapeutics receives further clarification on the Full Clinical Hold status of Proellex 0 None
2009-09-29 IP Advocate founder to speak on commercialization barriers faced by university faculty inventors 0 None
2009-09-29 Sciele Pharma files NDA for glycopyrrolate oral solution 0 None
2009-09-29 Journal publishes Hythiam's PROMETA treatment program results 0 None
2009-09-29 Oculus launches Microcyn Skin & Wound HydroGel OTC 0 None
2009-09-29 Januvia in combination with metformin or taken alone lowers blood sugar 0 2
2009-09-29 AAPS Annual Meeting to discuss new research and technologies in pharmaceutical sciences 0 None
2009-09-29 BDI Pharma's proprietary flu vaccine supply program SecuriFLU successful 0 None
2009-09-29 Walk-in flu shots to lure customers into drugstores 0 None
2009-09-29 New measles vaccination methods to reduce costs and improve safety 0 None
2009-09-29 Flu shots available at Concentra Urgent Care locations 0 3
2009-09-29 Additional countries to join in donating H1N1 vaccines to developing countries, U.N official says 0 None
2009-09-28 SOHM launches 26 branded generic pharmaceutical products in India 0 None
2009-09-28 UNC awarded $8.6M for a new Center for Integrated Systems Genetics 0 None
2009-09-28 MarkMonitor Brandjacking Index reveals growth in pharmaceutical brandjacking for popular drug brands 0 None
2009-09-28 Merck to distribute Afluria in the U.S. for CSL Biotherapies 0 None
2009-09-28 European Commission grants conditional marketing authorization for Gilead's Cayston 0 None
2009-09-28 Safety profiles of JANUVIA and JANUMET drugs established through clinical development program 0 2
2009-09-28 Presentations on Inovio Biomedical's electroporation-delivered DNA vaccines 0 None
2009-09-28 WellPoint covers administration costs for H1N1 vaccines 0 None
2009-09-28 Merck, Qiagen pledge cervical cancer tools at CGI, meeting highlights effects of gender inequality 0 None
2009-09-28 FDA grants accelerated approval for Allos Therapeutics’ FOLOTYN 0 None
2009-09-28 Quintiles Transnational enter into marketing agreement with Allergan for SANCTURA XR 0 None
2009-09-28 H1N1 vaccine for limited supply only to people at highest risk 0 None
2009-09-28 WHO Asia-Pacific Countries pledge to use artemisinin with other drugs by 2015 to prevent drug-resistance 0 None
2009-09-27 Rosiglitazone slows progression of cachexia in cancer affected mice 0 None
2009-09-26 Cantwell amendment will raise cost of prescription drugs: PCMA 0 None
2009-09-26 European CHMP recommends Merck's JANUVIA and JANUMET as add-on to insulin 0 3.3
2009-09-26 European CHMP recommends marketing approval for Sanofi-aventis' Multaq 0 None
2009-09-26 Teva to market generic version of AstraZeneca's antipsychotic agent Seroquel tablets 0 None
2009-09-26 GenVec to receive $2.3M from NIAID for HIV vaccine candidate production 1 None
2009-09-25 Stelara approved by the FDA for treating psoriasis 0 4
2009-09-25 WHO lowers expectation of H1N1 vaccine output, appeals for donations to fight pandemic 0 None
2009-09-25 Folotyn approved for the treatment of Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma 0 None
2009-09-25 Health officials anticipate 6 million H1N1 vaccine doses by early October 0 None
2009-09-25 Investigational New Drug application for Uricase-PEG 20 approved 0 None
2009-09-25 Wound Management Technologies inks marketing agreement with Pharma Technology International 0 None
2009-09-25 Phase III PLATO study proves that ticagrelor is more effective than clopidogrel 0 3
2009-09-25 Vertex Pharmaceuticals to present SVR data at the 60th Annual Meeting of the American Association 0 None
2009-09-25 ACP releases paper promoting increased funding for FDA 0 None
2009-09-25 Phase III clinical trial of investigational HIV vaccine regimen complete 0 None
2009-09-25 Qrxpharma forms an alliance with Liaoning Nuokang Medicines to commercialise its venomics assets 0 3
2009-09-25 Seasonal and H1N1 flu vaccines from Priority Health 0 None
2009-09-25 Research study supports reovirus and cisplatin combination for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-25 Fomepizole Injection launched by Bioniche Pharma 0 None
2009-09-25 NDA submitted to the FDA for new osteoarthritis drug 0 5
2009-09-25 FDA grants priority review for Cephalon's sNDA 0 None
2009-09-25 Investigational vaccine shows modest potential for protecting against HIV infection 0 None
2009-09-25 Combination drug to limit the dangerous side effects of morphine 0 None
2009-09-24 Drug Discovery and Development to focus on pharmaceutical trends 0 None
2009-09-24 Patents listed in FDA's Orange Book for Eli Lilly’s Evista invalidated 0 None
2009-09-24 Rio Grande Dermatology offers eyelash drugs for $99 0 None
2009-09-24 Flood-affected customers in Georgia can obtain early refills of their prescriptions 0 None
2009-09-24 Walgreens ensures that all its pharmacies can provide Tamiflu 0 None
2009-09-24 Octapharma AG submits Biological License Application for its octagam(R) 10% to FDA 0 None
2009-09-24 Biotech company Pharming Group receives confirmation of validation for Rhucin 0 5
2009-09-24 PCMA releases statement regarding the Senate Finance Committee’s ongoing deliberations on health-care reform 0 None
2009-09-24 Controlled release pills and capsules with dose dumping tendency should be tested 0 None
2009-09-24 Merck, QIAGEN to collaborate to increase access to HPV vaccination and HPV DNA testing in developing countries 0 None
2009-09-24 New report on CEL-SCI's H1N1 flu drug candidate 0 None
2009-09-24 Rasagiline slows the rate of Parkinson's disease progression 0 None
2009-09-24 Update on Cerezyme and Fabrazyme supply from Genzyme Corporation 0 None
2009-09-24 It is possible to reduce the risk of HIV infection with a vaccine: AVAC 0 None
2009-09-24 Court rules in favor of Eli Lilly for Evista's method-of-use patents 0 None
2009-09-24 Enrollment for pSivida's pilot FAVOR clinical study commences 0 None
2009-09-24 ADAGIO clinical trial results demonstrating AZILECT's efficacy published 0 None
2009-09-24 Acetaminophen can prevent age-related problems 0 None
2009-09-24 VisEn launches new imaging agent for monitoring key hypertension and renal disease biomarker 0 None
2009-09-24 Z-Medica launches the QuikClot Interventional hemostatic bandage for use during catheterization procedures 0 None
2009-09-23 Safety tips for OTC and prescription medications 0 None
2009-09-23 Four percent annual growth for chronic pain drug market 0 None
2009-09-23 Adolor acquires exclusive worldwide rights to OpRA III 0 None
2009-09-23 New drug test promises to yield quick and effective response for cancer therapy 0 None
2009-09-23 Second annual study of FDA drug review released 0 None
2009-09-23 Bioelectronics files for pre-marketing clearance for its ActiPatch® Therapy products 0 5
2009-09-23 Top 20 pharma companies seek out new partnering opportunities at BIO-Europe 2009 0 1
2009-09-23 UBC acquires Gigamoto Technology Partners to implement risk management programs 0 5
2009-09-23 Preclinical data on Protalix Biotherapeutics' antiTNF released 0 None
2009-09-23 EGFR-targeted therapy improves survival rates in metastatic colorectal cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-23 FDA committees to review Neuromed’s NDA for Exalgo 0 None
2009-09-23 Results of IES presented at ECCO 0 None
2009-09-23 Update from Advanced Cell on pre-clinical activities for its RPE cell program 0 None
2009-09-23 Chan calls for additional H1N1 vaccines for poor countries during WHO Asia-Pacific regional meeting 0 None
2009-09-23 Government orders additional H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-09-22 Sanofi Pasteur receives additional order H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-09-22 China SFDA awards Jiangsu Yanshen a new drug certificate and production license for its H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-09-22 Emissary Capital begins investment research coverage on Sinobiopharma 0 None
2009-09-22 Gerresheimer opens new R&D and production centers in USA and Europe 0 None
2009-09-22 Drug registration process for Nutra Pharma's pain reliever begins 0 None
2009-09-22 FemSoft from Rochester Medical included in the UK Drug Tariff 0 None
2009-09-22 Gerresheimer opens new R&D and production centers in USA and Europe 0 None
2009-09-22 CSL Behring offers new dosage strength of Helixate FS in U.S. 0 None
2009-09-22 PeriGen’s protocol bundle to prevent H1N1 in pregnant women 0 None
2009-09-22 Rexahn and Teva sign license and stock purchase agreements 0 None
2009-09-22 U.S. HHS orders for an additional 29 million doses of MedImmune's influenza vaccine 0 None
2009-09-22 Investigative drug hampers the survival of non-Hodgkin lymphoma cells 0 None
2009-09-22 GeoVax requests FDA meeting to discuss IND for its therapeutic HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2009-09-22 Lundbeck offers Sabril for treating children with infantile spasms in the U.S. 0 5
2009-09-22 Coenzyme Q10 to slow down the effects of Parkinson's disease? 0 None
2009-09-22 Congress urged to delay pending Medicaid cuts 0 None
2009-09-22 Dalton Pharma expands pharmaceutical manufacturing services 0 None
2009-09-21 Nanoviricides and Southern Research sign agreement to test anti-Influenza and anti-HIV drug candidates 0 None
2009-09-21 U.S. Department of Health & Human Services requests BioCryst for proposal for peramivir supply 0 None
2009-09-21 ICF International awarded over $7M to effectively communicate substance abuse prevention 0 None
2009-09-21 King Pharmaceuticals achieves milestone: Announces commercial availability of EMBEDA 0 None
2009-09-21 Impax Laboratories challenges Galderma Laboratories' patents 0 None
2009-09-21 NIAID awards DOR BioPharma a $9M grant to develop thermostable and rapidly acting vaccines 0 None
2009-09-21 AstraZeneca and Nektar Therapeutics enter worldwide license agreement for two drug development programmes 0 None
2009-09-21 The 2009 National Pharmacy Study ranks Prescription Solutions second among mail order pharmacies 0 None
2009-09-21 Ipsen's Azzalure muscle relaxant receives Spanish AEMPS marketing approval 0 1
2009-09-21 Kenya to launch measles vaccine campaign 0 None
2009-09-21 Iodinated, Gadolinium based contrast agents do not negatively affect patients 0 None
2009-09-21 Abbott Prism HIV O Plus assay approved by FDA 0 3
2009-09-21 New interferon/lovastatin treatment to battle cancer 0 None
2009-09-19 CEO of pSivida to discuss new technologies in retinal drug delivery at the San Diego Ophthalmic summit 0 None
2009-09-19 PCMA statements on mail-service pharmacies 0 None
2009-09-19 Quidel's updates information on its Influenza A+B test package insert 0 None
2009-09-19 Pfizer Oncology to present early-stage research of investigational agents for cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-19 New ultra-thin adhesives introduced by Avery Dennison Specialty Tape Division 0 None
2009-09-18 EPO and growth factor therapy safe for anemic MDS patients 0 None
2009-09-18 'Spice' drugs easily available for youngsters 0 None
2009-09-18 Researchers to develop a safer and synthetic alternative to current heparin 0 None
2009-09-18 Metabolic Research to participate in the Olympia Expo 0 None
2009-09-18 MemoryXL improves cognitive performance in Alzheimer's disease 2 None
2009-09-18 New vaccine may prove effective against urinary tract infections 0 3
2009-09-18 Partnership between Wellcome Trust and Merck & Co 0 None
2009-09-18 Phase I trial of NPC-1C to commence 0 None
2009-09-18 Juvaris BioTherapeutics completes first close on Series B equity financing 0 None
2009-09-18 Rexahn to sign licensing and stock purchase agreements with Teva Pharmaceutical 0 None
2009-09-18 Griffin Securities' report features stem cell hypothesis of cancer 0 None
2009-09-18 FDA approves Valturna tablets for treating high blood pressure 0 None
2009-09-18 FDA advises consumers not to use stolen respiratory medications 0 None
2009-09-18 Mayo Clinic scientists conduct clinical study on functional dyspesia patients 0 None
2009-09-18 Vitamin K prevents age-related conditions 0 3
2009-09-18 WHO in talks with developed countries about sharing H1N1 vaccine with developing nations 0 None
2009-09-18 Drugs industry names the contraceptive pill as the greatest pharmacy innovation of the past 150 years 0 None
2009-09-18 Preventive treatment extension after kidney transplantation reduces the risk of CMV disease 0 None
2009-09-18 HTDS update on its H1N1 project status 0 None
2009-09-18 Biomaterial gel for treating spinal cord injury 0 None
2009-09-18 Merck, Wellcome Trust to launch vaccine center in India to produce vaccines for developing countries 0 None
2009-09-17 Quidel's QuickVue Influenza A+B test receives special 510(k) clearance for H1N1 reactivity update 0 None
2009-09-17 A not-for-profit mission from Wellcome Trust and Merck to develop affordable vaccines for low-income countries 0 None
2009-09-17 Nimotuzumab drug approved for Mexican distribution 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA: Manufacturers to include warning of promethazine hydrochloride injection on labels 0 None
2009-09-17 LAB Research signs exclusive agreement to extend Korean market 0 None
2009-09-17 DDI Predict 2009 edition assessing the risk of potential drug-drug interactions released 0 None
2009-09-17 GENova Biotherapeutics signs collaboration deal with Beckpharma 0 None
2009-09-17 Glaxo conceals risks: Antidepressant drug Paxil causes birth defects 0 None
2009-09-17 Cepacol introduces instant pain relief tablets for children with sore throats 0 None
2009-09-17 BioMedReports.Com's news report on CEL-SCI's key developments 0 None
2009-09-17 NCPA happy with Baucus' proposals for community pharmacies 0 None
2009-09-17 Mechanism of action of the anti-cancer drug GMX1778 identified 0 None
2009-09-17 Findings may lead to drugs that destroy TB in dormant stage of lifecycle 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA issues a complete response letter for Sanofi-aventis' eplivanserin NDA 0 None
2009-09-17 Weis Markets to hold low-cost flu shot program 0 None
2009-09-17 DNage's observational study assesses natural progression of CS in children 0 5
2009-09-17 IPTi tool with SP medicine helps prevent malaria in African infants 0 5
2009-09-17 APP Pharmaceuticals announces FDA marketing approval of Deferoxamine Mesylate 0 None
2009-09-17 Study: Therapy addition reduces risk of stroke and other cardiovascular events 0 None
2009-09-17 Genentech releases Phase III PRIMA study findings 0 None
2009-09-17 Fully-insured members of Capital BlueCross to receive coverage for administration fee for H1N1 Flu vaccine 0 None
2009-09-17 GENova to sign extensive collaboration agreement with Beckpharma 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA approves Sirion's Zirgan for treating acute herpetic keratitis 0 None
2009-09-17 FDA Advisory Committee recommends marketing approval for Auxilium's XIAFLEX to treat Dupuytren's contracture 0 None
2009-09-17 Administrative cost of H1N1 vaccine to be covered for CIGNA's customers 0 None
2009-09-17 BioSpecifics Technologies' XIAFLEX receives marketing approval from FDA 0 None
2009-09-16 OCLS' partnership with V&M Industries to market Microcyn-based skin and wound care products 0 None
2009-09-16 Keryx Biopharmaceuticals receives orphan-drug designation for a multiple myeloma drug 0 None
2009-09-16 Matrix Laboratories receives tentative FDA approval for its NDA 0 None
2009-09-16 KemPharm announces nomination of its second pipeline candidate 0 5
2009-09-16 Inovio’s novel platform for developing DNA based vaccines to be discussed at EmTech 0 None
2009-09-16 Santaris Pharma establishes its operations in the U.S. 0 None
2009-09-16 Precise T cell correlates of protection need to be identified for vaccine design 0 None
2009-09-16 RXi Pharmaceuticals to present in vivo data of rxRNA compounds 0 None
2009-09-16 Six research project grants aimed at improving human health awarded 0 None
2009-09-16 LEAD Therapeutics' LT-29 antibiotic effective against most common antibiotic resistant bacteria 0 None
2009-09-16 PhotoMedex unveils Neova DNA Repair Factor Nourishing Lotion 0 None
2009-09-16 FDA approves sBLA for Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Monovalent Vaccine 0 None
2009-09-16 BioMedReports.Com issues special investigative report on CEL-SCI 0 None
2009-09-16 Clinical trial data of Lipsovir presented at ICAAC 0 None
2009-09-16 AMRI files two new patent infringement lawsuits 0 None
2009-09-16 Study reveals ineffectiveness of insulin and metformin against inflammatory biomarkers 0 None
2009-09-16 Urgent vaccine requirements for treating epidemic diseases voiced at ECI 2009 0 None
2009-09-16 Ganeden Biotech unveils the first quick dissolving, thin strip probiotic product 0 None
2009-09-16 GENova Biotherapeutics and Prime BioResearch sign collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-09-16 FDA grants orphan drug status to Advanced Life Sciences' Restanza 0 None
2009-09-16 New book on pharmacology launched 0 None
2009-09-16 Bavarian Nordic to deliver IMVAMUNE(R) vaccines 0 None
2009-09-16 Four H1N1 vaccines approved by FDA 0 None
2009-09-16 Pre-clinical studies of ID-12 orally-bioavailable inhibitor completes 0 None
2009-09-16 New peptide-based cancer vaccine tested in genital cancer patients 0 None
2009-09-15 Phase 3 clinical study results of bazedoxifene released 0 None
2009-09-15 Idera Pharmaceuticals to discuss TLR-targeted drug discovery and development programs 0 None
2009-09-15 Biocryst signs agreement with three partners to represent its anti-viral peramivir outside U.S. 0 None
2009-09-15 Halozyme Therapeutics to present its product development pipeline 0 None
2009-09-15 Neuroskin Psoriasis Relief DRTV test results announced by avVaa World Health Care 0 None
2009-09-15 CPEX Pharmaceuticals to discuss the clinical aspects of nasal insulin therapy 0 None
2009-09-15 HUYA Bioscience signs first-look agreement with Chinese Academy of Sciences' GIBH 0 None
2009-09-15 GlaxoSmithKline's Votrient will take significant market share away from Pfizer's Sutent by 2018 0 None
2009-09-15 A.P. Pharma and Merial sign license and development agreement for a long-acting pain management product 0 None
2009-09-15 FluCide more effective than Tamiflu 0 None
2009-09-15 Forest Laboratories places Armour Thyroid medication on back order 61 4.8
2009-09-15 Wake Pharma to present clinical evidence in the treatment of wounds using Wound-Be-Gone at SAWC 0 None
2009-09-15 Pieris AG and Allergan sign collaboration agreement 0 None
2009-09-15 MSD's ISENTRESS approved by the EU Commission for treating HIV-1 infection in adult patients 0 None
2009-09-15 Antibiotics sold online without prescriptions, according to MUSC researchers 0 None
2009-09-15 Anti-fungal pill found to be effective for treating oral candidiasis 0 5
2009-09-15 New operating model for speed delivery of innovative medicines 0 None
2009-09-15 Oil-and-water-based nanoemulsion could be more effective for treating burns 0 None
2009-09-15 Cell Therapeutics submits Pediatric Investigation Plan to EMEA for pixantrone 0 None
2009-09-15 CFAR to host AIDS Vaccine 2010 conferrence 0 None
2009-09-15 Environmental Solutions International introduces unique, alcohol-free, moisturizing hand sanitizers 1 None
2009-09-15 Mellow Hope completes clinical trial of H1N1 vaccine, receives approval from SFDA 0 None
2009-09-15 AzaSite production increased to combat erythromycin ophthalmic ointment shortage 0 None
2009-09-15 IBC offers coverage for H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccines 0 None
2009-09-15 Nebulized interferon-gamma helps minimize transmissibility of TB 0 None
2009-09-15 Sigma-Aldrich to distribute BioLife's HypoThermosol and CryoStor biopreservation media products 0 None
2009-09-14 Virtual Pharma Rep - an electronic "go green" revolutionary pharmaceutical sales product 0 None
2009-09-14 B. Braun Medical to showcase its Prontosan Wound Irrigation Solution at the SAWC Fall Event 0 3
2009-09-14 Early vaccination minimizes the risk of damage by potentially harmful infections 0 None
2009-09-14 CDI and VivoMedica launch pharmaceutical industry consortium 0 None
2009-09-14 Patient enrollment for Phase 3 clinical trials of VEGF Trap-Eye completed 0 None
2009-09-14 VBI's flu vaccine offers protection against H1N1 0 None
2009-09-14 Mylan Pharmaceutical's ANDA for Teva's Copaxone accepted by FDA (Correction) 0 None
2009-09-14 Pharma CI Conference to focus on pharma industry news and challenges 0 None
2009-09-14 Trabedersen granted orphan drug designation from both FDA And EMEA for treating pancreatic carcinoma 0 5
2009-09-14 Influenza patients treated with Tamiflu has higher survival rates 0 None
2009-09-14 Quest Diagnostics' OVA1 ovarian cancer test cleared by the FDA 0 4
2009-09-14 FDA approves Theravance's VIBATIV for treating complicated skin and skin structure infections 0 None
2009-09-14 Clinical study results of DAS181 against H1N1 influenza presented 0 None
2009-09-14 Laquinimod study data reveals its neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory properties 0 None
2009-09-14 Naproxcinod clinical study results presented at the 2009 World Congress on Osteoarthritis 0 None
2009-09-14 Sanofi-aventis and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals discontinue Phase 3 trial of aflibercept 0 None
2009-09-14 First FOSAMAX case declared as mistrial by the U.S.District Court Judge 0 None
2009-09-14 Results further support the benefits of TYSABRI for multiple sclerosis patients 1 4
2009-09-14 Reme-Flu secured as trade name for Nuvilex's homeopathic flu remedy 0 None
2009-09-14 Mellow Hope completes MEVAC-A tender for Bangladesh 0 None
2009-09-14 FDA releases latest listing of consumer health information updates 0 None
2009-09-14 TCAD therapy shows potency against seasonal and novel H1N1 influenza viruses 0 None
2009-09-14 FAB Pharma to develop new class of anti-MRSA drugs 0 None
2009-09-14 Marketing study conducted to investigate decline in Gardasil vaccine supply 0 None
2009-09-11 Signum Biosciences awarded $1.6 million SBIR Phase II grant 0 None
2009-09-11 IRIN examines report on varying cost of ARVs for countries with similar socioeconomic status 0 None
2009-09-11 FDA accepts Merz Pharmaceuticals' premarket approval application for Belotero Balance 0 None
2009-09-11 Flu Clinic Locator makes it easy for people to locate the most convenient clinic to get their seasonal flu vaccine 0 None
2009-09-11 Bioneutral's broad spectrum antimicrobial eradicates the H1N1 swine flu virus 0 None
2009-09-11 Federal court's approval clears the way for pricing rollback of pharmaceutical drugs 0 None
2009-09-11 Oculus Innovative Sciences Receives Medicare HCPCS Code For Reimbursement Of Microcyn® Skin & Wound Hydrogel 0 None
2009-09-11 YuYeQingHuo OTC capsules to treat throat inflammation launched by American Oriental Bioengineering 0 None
2009-09-11 Accupac to manufacture Access Pharmaceuticals' MuGard 0 None
2009-09-11 HIV/AIDS patients in U.S. have no long-term treatment options: ATAC report card 0 None
2009-09-11 Results from a preclinical study of Variation's influenza vaccine to be presented at ICAAC meeting 0 None
2009-09-11 U.S. Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to participate in a vaccination exercise on the anniversary of 9/11 0 None
2009-09-11 Abstracts on Merck Serono oncology treatments to be presented at ECCO and ESMO 0 None
2009-09-11 PCMA stresses on improving affordability in the health care system 0 None
2009-09-11 Cymbalta maintains reduction in pain for patients with chronic low back pain 0 1
2009-09-11 Tetraphase to present its study on novel classes of antibiotics to treat drug-resistant infections 0 None
2009-09-11 Update on Prolindac clinical development plan provided by Access Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-09-11 Amylin and Biocon collaborate to develop a peptide therapeutic for treating diabetes 0 None
2009-09-11 Recession hits some biopharmaceutical companies and CROs 0 None
2009-09-11 Phase 3 trial of ataluren commences 0 None
2009-09-11 Drug manufacturers are seeking out needle-free systems 0 None
2009-09-11 Neurologists recommend oral cladribine for treating multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-09-11 Phase II clinical trial of TAK-700 for treating advanced prostate cancer commences 0 None
2009-09-11 Efficacy of Instanyl in management of breakthrough cancer pain demonstrated 0 None
2009-09-11 Adamis Pharmaceuticals' Epinephrine injection categorized as a generic 0 None
2009-09-11 Ascent Therapeutics demonstrates Pepducin efficacy 0 None
2009-09-11 Zevalin radioimmunotherapy drug approved for treating non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 0 None
2009-09-11 Abbreviated New Drug Application for nateglinide tablets approved 0 None
2009-09-11 Nuvilex and Legacy Biotechnologies to develop natural remedies for flu- type symptoms 0 5
2009-09-11 New Drug Application for trabectedin approved by the FDA 0 None
2009-09-10 Phase 2b clinical trial results of TC-5214 to be presented at nAChR2009 0 None
2009-09-10 FDA approves Supplemental New Drug Application for DOXIL 0 None
2009-09-10 FDA removes clinical hold on HEPLISAV hepatitis B vaccine 0 None
2009-09-10 Phase Forward's Empirica Suite to be showcased at the 3rd annual conference 0 None
2009-09-10 METOZOLV drug approved for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease 0 None
2009-09-10 Inspire Pharmaceuticals to increase production of azithromycin ophthalmic solution 0 None
2009-09-10 IBM study reveals the need for smart drug manufacturer supply chain systems 0 None
2009-09-10 Labopharm to present its novel trazodone formulation data 0 None
2009-09-10 Ketamine shows rapid antidepressant effects 0 None
2009-09-10 TI Pharma: A role model of public-private cooperation and partnership 0 5
2009-09-10 Efficacy of Ore Pharmaceuticals' lead drug candidate discussed 0 None
2009-09-10 Physicians and patients underestimate promotional volume of Actonel 0 None
2009-09-10 Polio vaccination resumes in Pakistan's Swat Valley 0 None
2009-09-10 Therapeutic principles of monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2009-09-10 Biovista's BVA-201 drug for MS shows positive results 0 None
2009-09-10 Oral GLP-1 Analog approved for human clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-10 New study highlights the competitive nature of drug development 0 None
2009-09-10 Clinical trial reveals RENOVA topical treatment cream shows continuous improvement 0 None
2009-09-10 GlaxoSmithKline's CERVARIX receives favorable recommendation from FDA Advisory Committee 0 None
2009-09-10 First trial of 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine testing launched 0 5
2009-09-10 Clinical study investigates laboratory and clinical implications of proton pump inhibitor drugs 0 None
2009-09-10 Merck's GARDASIL receives approval from FDA Advisory Committee 0 5
2009-09-09 ARUP Laboratories' scientist receives grant to research HIV therapies 0 None
2009-09-09 Chemgenex completes NDA submission for its omacetaxine mepesuccinate to the FDA 0 None
2009-09-09 Caldolor launched ahead of schedule in U.S. by Cumberland Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-09-09 HCV treatment study reveals low relapse rate of Pegetron 0 None
2009-09-09 Inspire Pharmaceuticals wins award for its denufosol tetrasodium program 0 None
2009-09-09 Lawsuit charged against Pfizer for illegal marketing of Geodon 0 5
2009-09-09 AOLS to initiate clinical study for testing the efficacy of AEOL 10150 0 None
2009-09-09 Ceragenix awarded $2.87M NIH grant to develop a drug for treating Clostrdium difficile and Shigella 0 None
2009-09-09 GENova Biotherapeutics discusses its anti-cancer drug development strategy 0 None
2009-09-09 Three government trusts in Arizona sign contract with Navitus Health Solutions 0 None
2009-09-09 Bayer submits an IND for its MN-IC antibody-drug conjugate to the FDA 0 None
2009-09-09 Maxim Health to launch its annual influenza vaccination program on October 1 0 None
2009-09-09 PacifiCord and Milkalicious to sponsor a debate on pediatric vaccines 0 None
2009-09-09 FDA approves Salix' METOZOLV ODT for treating diabetic gastroparesis 0 None
2009-09-09 Gabapentin improves sleep quality in menopausal women 0 4.3
2009-09-09 Laureate Pharma and Neoprobe sign manufacturing agreement 0 None
2009-09-09 BioElectronics to file for FDA pre-marketing clearance of its ActiPatch Therapy product 0 5
2009-09-09 Sinovac's first lot of H1N1 vaccine released by China's NICPBP 0 None
2009-09-09 Care-Tech Laboratories consents to end illegal manufacture and marketing of OTC drugs 0 5
2009-09-09 Rice researchers describe a new method to predict the efficacy of H1N1 vaccines 0 None
2009-09-09 Meda launches EDLUAR in the U.S. 0 None
2009-09-09 Space-age technology to combat counterfeit pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-09-09 China Sky's Pain Relief patches enters Canadian market 0 None
2009-09-09 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries to present MS treatment research data 0 None
2009-09-09 NIH awards Vaxart $2.8M grant to develop an orally-delivered H5N1 Avian influenza vaccine 0 None
2009-09-09 GENova Biotherapeutics files patent for Prostaganin anti-cancer drug 0 3
2009-09-09 FDA approves ISTA's Bepreve for treating ocular itch 0 None
2009-09-08 Cytrx to submit revised protocol for arimoclomol Phase IIb clinical trial 0 None
2009-09-08 KRYSTEXXA development and treatment failure gout to be presented 0 None
2009-09-08 FDA undecided on safety guidelines for hydroquinone use 0 None
2009-09-08 Opexa Therapeutics' ongoing development program for Tovaxin to be presented 0 None
2009-09-08 Protalix receives orphan drug designation for prGCD 0 None
2009-09-08 Shire's assistance helps Gaucher patients manage imiglucerase supply shortage 0 None
2009-09-08 NanoViricides' drug pipeline to be discussed at NanoBusiness2009 0 None
2009-09-08 Pharma manufacturer's failure to disclose endangers Swine Flu vaccination program 0 5
2009-09-08 Impact Fusion International completes geographic market test of Intact Digest 0 None
2009-09-08 New technology developed to detect counterfeit drugs 0 None
2009-09-08 Azelastine and fluticasone combination for allergic rhinitis gets new lease 0 None
2009-09-08 COPD patients to have better protection against pneumonia with new vaccine 0 None
2009-09-07 Insects can be used to test the efficiency of new drugs 0 5
2009-09-07 Reversible cell-specific drug delivery with aptamer-functionalized liposomes 0 None
2009-09-07 Regurin XL capsule for the treatment of OAB launched in UK 0 None
2009-09-07 Identifying a specific molecular signature can help customize cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-07 Ipsen grants license to Debiopharm for developing and commercialising cancer treatment 0 None
2009-09-07 Biotechnological approach to fight H1N1 influenza 0 3
2009-09-07 Debiopharm granted license to develop and commercialise CDC25 0 None
2009-09-07 Bacterium's S-layer secretes many therapeutic proteins 0 5
2009-09-07 Cancer drug could restore memory deficits in Alzheimer's patients 0 None
2009-09-05 Opinion: Local drug production in developing countries; Obama's PEPFAR changes 0 None
2009-09-05 European MAA for lubiprostone withdrawn by Sucampo Pharma Europe 0 None
2009-09-05 Pharmavite LLC establishes direct-to-consumer sales company 0 None
2009-09-05 Sinovac to purchase H1N1 vaccine for the national stockpiling plan 0 None
2009-09-05 Flu vaccinations now available at all 22 Target Clinic locations 0 None
2009-09-05 FDA notifies PDUFA action date for Cell Therapeutics' NDA for pixantrone 0 None
2009-09-05 Spectrum's ZEVALIN expanded label receives FDA approval for treating non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 0 None
2009-09-05 Discovery of two antibodies could move AIDS vaccine development forward 0 None
2009-09-05 Clinical trial of Cerebroprotein Hydrolysate for Injection completes 5 4
2009-09-04 Target Clinics in Maryland start selling seasonal flu vaccinations 0 None
2009-09-04 New protein fragments identified for anthrax vaccine development 0 5
2009-09-04 Shire receives FDA approval for INTUNIV extended release tablets 0 None
2009-09-04 Takeda receives FDA response regarding NDA for fixed-dose combination of alogliptin and ACTOS 0 2
2009-09-04 Competition results in wide approval of Rev Vac safety syringe 0 None
2009-09-04 Drive to collect unused prescription drugs starts on October 3 0 None
2009-09-04 Filing and review of belatacept's license application accepted by the FDA 0 None
2009-09-04 rPA anthrax vaccine and its Valortim anthrax anti-toxin program data presented 0 None
2009-09-04 Phase III clinical trial results of XIAFLEX published in a journal 0 None
2009-09-04 FDA review on postmarketing studies for approved drugs and biologics 0 None
2009-09-04 FDA approves new xTAG Cystic Fibrosis 39 Kit v2 from Luminex 0 None
2009-09-04 Department of Health's guidance on swine flu vaccination leaves local health chiefs confused 0 None
2009-09-04 Shire's INTUNIV (Guanfacine) approved by the FDA for treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 1 None
2009-09-04 Giant Eagle offers generic prescription antibiotics for free at its in-store pharmacies 0 None
2009-09-04 Lawsuits filed against Johnson & Johnson, Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical and Walgreen 0 3.7
2009-09-04 Sodium chloride for treating head lice 1 None
2009-09-04 Acticoat Flex dressings with NUCRYST's SILCRYST nanocrystalline silver coatings launched in Europe 0 5
2009-09-04 SFDA approves production license for Sinovac's H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-09-04 ERT celebrates a significant milestone: Completes 150Th QT clinical Trial 0 None
2009-09-04 Acurox's New Drug Application discussed with the FDA 0 None
2009-09-04 IND for Cytopia's CYT387 clears the FDA review 0 None
2009-09-03 Two new antibodies for targeting HIV virus discovered 0 4
2009-09-03 H1N1 vaccine to cost countries $2.50 - $20 per dose 0 None
2009-09-03 Updated Blue Spoon Consulting briefing note available for web download 0 None
2009-09-03 Endo Pharmaceuticals launches VALSTAR for treating recurrent carcinoma in situ bladder tumors 0 3.3
2009-09-03 China Aoxing submits an NDA to the China SFDA for its Codeine Phosphate 0 None
2009-09-03 China Sky One Medical submits application to perform clinical trials for two new generic drugs 0 None
2009-09-03 Criminal pricing of Merck’s HIV/AIDS drug Isentress challenged by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation 0 5
2009-09-03 Ethical Alternative Products launches the OmniFlex joint support formula 0 None
2009-09-03 SAFLUTAN launched in United Kingdom and Spain 0 None
2009-09-03 Sheller, P.C helps to settle the largest whistleblower complaint 0 None
2009-09-03 Ten of ChemBridge's screening libraries available through CDD database 0 None
2009-09-03 Celgene to collaborate with PTC on advancing drug discovery efforts 0 None
2009-09-03 Pfizer finalizes settlement agreement with U.S. DOJ regarding past promotional practices 0 None
2009-09-03 P2Y2 to be included in the intellectual property sale auction 0 None
2009-09-03 Pfizer pleads guilty of defrauding Medicare, Medicaid and other government-funded health care programs 1 None
2009-09-03 Two 2008 drug approval reports highlight Ceplene benefits 0 None
2009-09-03 ODAC calls for randomized study of Vion's Onrigin injection for treatment of the elderly AML patients 0 None
2009-09-03 New Marketing Authorization Application for Rhucin submitted to the EMEA by Pharming 0 4.5
2009-09-03 FDA extends review period for Endo Pharmaceuticals' testosterone undecanoate 0 None
2009-09-03 Merck's SAFLUTAN launched in the UK and Spain 0 4.5
2009-09-03 MIPI to sub-license the Onalta brand 90-Y edotreotide radiotherapeutic 0 None
2009-09-03 Gloucester’s romidepsin recommended for approval by the FDA Oncologic Drug Advisory Committee 0 None
2009-09-03 Sinovac Biotech signs marketing agreement with Boryung Pharmaceutical Company 0 None
2009-09-03 Clinical trial results of sumatriptan published in a journal 0 1
2009-09-03 Millennium's sNDA to be reviewed by the FDA 0 None
2009-09-03 Pfizer to pay $301 million as setlement for illegal off-label promotion of Geodon 0 None
2009-09-03 FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee votes in favor of FOLOTYN NDA 0 None
2009-09-03 Bextra qui tam lawsuit leads to Pfizer's whopping $2.3 billion settlement 0 None
2009-09-03 Intendis GmbH forges agreement with SkinMedica to acquire two prescription dermatology products 0 None
2009-09-03 Hong Kong's healthcare workers to refuse H1N1 vaccine, says study 0 5
2009-09-02 BioMS Medical update on dirucotide development 0 None
2009-09-02 FDA approves Meda's ASTEPRO Nasal Spray 0 None
2009-09-02 NCI to announce the results of follow-up study of PharmaGap's lead drug GAP-107B8 0 5
2009-09-02 Cavit Sciences and McCoy form an agreement to finalize their merger 0 None
2009-09-02 Combination of LIVALO and itraconazole drugs shows no adverse reactions 0 None
2009-09-02 Validus chooses Ranbaxy to market an authorized generic version of Rocaltrol in the US 0 None
2009-09-02 Ferguson OTC Center of Excellence launched to address increase use of OTC drugs 0 None
2009-09-02 FDA approves Astepro nasal spray 0.15% for the treatment of the symptoms of seasonal allergies 0 None
2009-09-02 Corticosteroid and antiviral agent combination proves to be beneficial for treating Bell Palsy 0 None
2009-09-02 ACTICOAT Flex 3 and ACTICOAT Flex 7 launched in Europe 0 None
2009-09-02 Knopp Neurosciences to accelerate the development of KNS-760704 in ALS, says CEO of Knopp 0 None
2009-09-02 Ono Pharmaceutical secures exclusive rights to develop and commercialize asimadoline in Japan 0 None
2009-09-02 Positive results from second pivotal phase III trial for Lodotra 0 None
2009-09-02 Study reveals that valsartan prevents cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive Japanese patients 0 None
2009-09-02 Actelion launches new 20 mcg/mL Ventavis formulation 0 None
2009-09-02 Nuvo Research's co-operative drug development project with Fraunhofer Institute for developing WF10 0 5
2009-09-02 Mylan's subsidiary launches levalbuterol inhalation solution used for treating bronchospasm 0 None
2009-09-02 Irbesartan drug minimizes heart failure complications in patients with atrial fibrillation 0 None
2009-09-02 NF-kappa B inhibitors protect against toxicity during radiation treatment 0 None
2009-09-01 Schering-Plough launches CLARITIN 12-Hour for non-drowsy relief from allergy symptoms 0 None
2009-09-01 Medivir adds MIV-711 to bone-related disorder treatment candidate portfolio 0 None
2009-09-01 Bio-Matrix Scientific Group's new opportunities in cancer treatment and intellectual property discussed 0 None
2009-09-01 Cimzia approved for treating adult patients with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-09-01 Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to discuss its recently approved FDA product at the UBS Conference 0 None
2009-09-01 Chemists design polymer-coated nanorods for drug manufacturers 0 None
2009-09-01 BioSyent's subsidiary BioSyent Pharma signs an exclusive product development agreement 0 None
2009-09-01 FDA approves Hospira's six new vial presentations of heparin 0 None
2009-09-01 OHSU study reveals that fluoroquinolones may cause double vision 1 None
2009-08-31 MRRI research study to investigate how zolpidem might restore consciousness for patients in the vegetative state 0 5
2009-08-31 Walgreens to provide flue shots faster and easier this season 1 None
2009-08-31 Nutra Pharma’s Cobroxin pain reliever is "Best New Product" at the ECRM Conference 1 3.2
2009-08-31 Takeda visits managed care professionals to promote its two new drugs 0 None
2009-08-31 Cancer researcher to serve as Peregrine Pharmaceuticals' clinical advisor for bavituximab cancer program 0 None
2009-08-31 Tianyin Pharmaceutical to discuss its diversified product portfolio at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference 0 None
2009-08-31 New Drug Application for VIMOVO accepted by U.S. Food and Drug Administration 0 5
2009-08-31 Doxorubicin granted orphan drug designation by the FDA 0 None
2009-08-31 IntelGenx Technologies shareholder conference call to update shareholders on CPI-300 0 None
2009-08-31 Nuevolution partners with Novartis for drug research 0 None
2009-08-31 FDA approves the usage of Valcyte for preventing CMV disease in pediatric patients 0 None
2009-08-31 Oral dabigatran etexilate reduces the risk of stroke and systemic embolism 0 5
2009-08-30 Intermediate dosages of otamixaban reduce acute coronary complications 0 None
2009-08-29 Court reverses the summary judgement decision on ANDA Patent litigation between Ortho McNeil and Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories 0 None
2009-08-29 Office of Orphan Products Development of the FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation to Quinazoline495 0 None
2009-08-29 Genzyme’s supplemental NDA for treating adult AML with Clolar to be discussed by the FDA 0 None
2009-08-29 FDA approves Watson Pharmaceuticals' ANDA for Levonorgestrel tablets 0 None
2009-08-28 Milestone reached in Biotie Wyeth collaboration for the development of PDE10 inhibitors for schizophrenia 0 None
2009-08-28 U.S. FDA agrees to the study design for cardiovascular outcomes trial of alogliptin 0 None
2009-08-28 Sagent Pharmaceuticals adds fluconazole injection to its line of premixed bags 0 None
2009-08-28 Kenya launches malaria campaign; PBS' newshour airs segment on drug-resistance in Cambodia 0 None
2009-08-28 Elorac offers Zithranol-RR for treating plaque psoriasis 0 None
2009-08-28 AVANIR raises funds to develop and commercialize Zenvia for PBA 0 None
2009-08-28 Fast Forward selects IntraLinks to support its funding effort 0 None
2009-08-28 Kamada finalizes agreement for the distribution of its intravenous alpha-1 antitrypsin in the United States 0 5
2009-08-28 Leicester research reveals the detrimental effects of Beta blockers on central aortic pressures 0 None
2009-08-27 Mylan Pharmaceuticals markets FDA approved first generic version of Sanofi Aventis' BenzaClin 0 4
2009-08-27 Geron provides additional comments on the recent clinical hold of Spinal Cord Injury IND 0 3
2009-08-27 Clinical data added to ORENCIA labeling help treat patients with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-08-27 Viral Genetics cautions investors and the public to rely only on its own releases and disclosures 0 None
2009-08-27 European Medicines Agency validates Schering-Plough's MAA for nomegestrol acetate/17 beta-estradiol 0 None
2009-08-27 Prescription Solutions launches consumer website that features updated content and drug pricing tool 0 5
2009-08-27 XenaCare Holdings to market Cobroxin pain reliever drug in U.S. 0 None
2009-08-27 European Medicines Agency accepts reviewal of Merck's MAA for regulatory approval of vernakalant IV 0 None
2009-08-27 Rizer XL's male enhancement formula increases sexual desire, pleasure and performance 2 None
2009-08-27 QRxPharma completes its pilot evaluation study investigating the efficacy of MoxDuo capsules 0 5
2009-08-27 Walgreens collaborates with Caterpillar to provide transparent prescription drug pricing for employers 0 None
2009-08-27 FDA advisory panel recommends ban of pain medications Vicodin and Percocet 2 1
2009-08-26 New over-the-counter eye drop provides relief to seven symptoms of eye irritation 0 None
2009-08-26 Endo Pharmaceuticals gets exclusive rights to commercialize ProStrakan's FORTESTA in the U.S. 0 None
2009-08-26 UT Southwestern awarded $763,000 as grant to expand studies of Peregrine's anti-PS antibodies 0 None
2009-08-26 Endo Pharmaceuticals Solutions announces the beginning of cash tender offer 0 None
2009-08-26 USP and FEUM agrees to collaborate on the development of standards for medicines 0 None
2009-08-26 DAS181 inhibits H5N1 Influenza lung virus infection of human lung tissues 0 None
2009-08-26 Modest decline for hypertension drug industry over the next decade 0 None
2009-08-26 FDA to review Acorda Therapeutics’ NDA for Fampridine-SR 0 4.7
2009-08-26 FDA accepts Labopharm's response for its novel trazodone formulation 0 5
2009-08-26 Sabril (vigabatrin) Oral Solution receives approval from FDA 0 None
2009-08-26 Glaxosmithkline affirms safety of Alli 0 None
2009-08-26 Study on effectiveness of CareFusion's ChloraPrep patient preoperative skin preparation published 0 None
2009-08-26 FDA issues warning letters to eight companies for selling illegal OTC ibuprofen drugs 0 None
2009-08-26 Gloucester Pharmaceuticals raises funds for the development of romidepsin 0 None
2009-08-26 Profectus BioSciences to conduct proof-of-concept studies with its rVSV vector technology 0 None
2009-08-26 Hiberix receives accelerated approval from FDA to overcome nationwide shortage 0 None
2009-08-25 ParagonRx's CEO recommends techniques to effectively manage the FDA-mandated REMS program 0 None
2009-08-25 Cytrx’s study offers a better perception of arimoclomol's mechanism of action in induced animal stroke 0 None
2009-08-25 PerkinElmer launched its second Good Manufacturing Practice facility for radiosynthesis of potential drug compounds 0 None
2009-08-25 Bavarian Nordic begins negotiations with U.S. to secure a contract to develop a freeze-dried version of smallpox vaccine 0 None
2009-08-25 FDA accepts for filing Salix Pharmaceuticals' NDA for rifaximin tablets 0 None
2009-08-25 Portola Pharmaceuticals' investigational antiplatelet drug elinogrel featured at the ESC Congress 2009 0 5
2009-08-25 Blue Spoon outlines a new strategy for pharmaceutical industries 0 None
2009-08-25 Nutra Pharma submits final packaging and labeling for Cobroxin drug for FDA approval 0 None
2009-08-25 Lpath achieves one of the four Phase 1 objectives by demonstrating its optimized fermentation process 0 None
2009-08-25 Pharmacy Times serves as a go-to resource for pharmacists on OTC products 0 None
2009-08-25 FDA issues final approval for manufacturing and marketing Ranbaxy's Glycopyrrolate tablets 0 None
2009-08-25 Thyretain TSI Reporter BioAssay test for detecting auto-antibodies attains the FDA clearance 0 None
2009-08-25 Myoderm expands its portfolio to include drug procurement, management and distribution services 0 None
2009-08-25 UCB and sanofi-aventis U.S. receive FDA's approval for XYZAL to treat allergies in children 0 4.5
2009-08-25 FDA issues marketing approval for APP Pharmaceuticals' Penicillin G potassium for Injection, USP 0 None
2009-08-25 NIAID funds Nanotherapeutic for developing an inhaled version of the injectable antiviral drug 0 None
2009-08-25 FDA issues warning letter to Cambrex concerning its Italian API manufacturing facility 0 None
2009-08-24 Bioniche Life Sciences update on Phase III clinical program for evaluating Urocidin 0 None
2009-08-24 WHO appeals for donated, low-cost H1N1 vaccines 0 None
2009-08-24 Orphan drug status granted to BioCancell's BC-819 drug 0 None
2009-08-24 P&G's global pharmaceuticals business sold to Warner Chilcott for $3.1 billion 0 None
2009-08-24 Santaris Pharma to discover and develop new RNA-based medicines for treating rare genetic disorders 0 None
2009-08-24 Osteologix announces receipt of Decision to Grant a Patent from JPO for NB S101 osteoporosis drug candidate 0 None
2009-08-24 Simcere to collaborate with Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center to research and develop anti-cancer drugs 0 None
2009-08-24 Phase 2 clinical study of Resolvin RX-10045 for dry eye syndrome provides positive data 0 None
2009-08-24 PLoS Medicine's editors to eventually stamp ghostwriting 0 None
2009-08-24 NovaBay Pharmaceuticals to deliver two poster presentations describing results from new studies of NVC-422 0 None
2009-08-24 Cell Therapeutics' NDA for Pixantrone accepted by the FDA 0 None
2009-08-24 Biovail enters into an agreement with Santhera to develop and market JP-1730/fipamezole drug 0 None
2009-08-24 Simcere Pharmaceutical Group's forty-two generic drugs included in China's Essential Drug List 0 None
2009-08-24 Pharmaceutical manufacturers increase lobbying 0 None
2009-08-24 Discovery of genetic biomarkers enable targeted personalised medication for Colorectal cancer 0 5
2009-08-24 Lundbeck to launch Sabril in the US following FDA's NDA approval 0 None
2009-08-24 Biovail's patent infringement lawsuit against Cary Pharma may affect IntelGenx revenues 0 None
2009-08-23 FDA issues complete response letter regarding the NDA for carisbamate 0 None
2009-08-22 Adamas Pharmaceuticals forges agreement with U.S. Naval Health Research Center for evaluating triple combination antiviral drug 0 None
2009-08-21 Cortex Pharmaceuticals receives delisting notification from NYSE Amex 0 None
2009-08-21 FDA approves Epocal's new glucose test on the epoc Blood Analysis System 0 None
2009-08-21 Nutra Pharma launches Cobroxin for chronic pain relief 0 None
2009-08-21 Takeda Canada reacquires commercial rights for an oral type 2 diabetic treatment drug 0 2
2009-08-21 Syntagon to deliver presentation on controlling genotoxic impurities 0 None
2009-08-21 Medicago and Ajanta Pharma forge MoU to commercialize seasonal influenza VLP-based vaccines in India 0 None
2009-08-21 New antimalarial drug discovery project funded by European Commission 0 None
2009-08-21 Newspapers examine debate over affordable drugs in developing countries 0 None
2009-08-21 U.S District Court grants preliminary approval for the settlement of Sampson v. Robinson case 0 None
2009-08-21 Health Canada approves Anika Therapeutics' MONOVISC drug 0 None
2009-08-21 Influenza A H1N1 Real Time RT-PCR tests detect RNA of H1N1 influenza virus 0 None
2009-08-21 AMDL Diagnostics to focus on in vitro diagnostic cancer tests 0 None
2009-08-20 Federal guidelines for seasonal and swine flu vaccines questioned 0 None
2009-08-20 Adverse cardiovascular events during treatment with pioglitazone and rosiglitazone: Population-based cohort study 0 2
2009-08-20 Consumer groups urge transparency in health care reform for pharmacy benefit managers 0 None
2009-08-20 Cambodia's maternal mortality; drugs in Uganda; cholera risk in Zimbabwe; HIV laws in Niger 0 None
2009-08-20 Chemical components of elderberry, cinnamon and green tea extracts block HIV viruses from infecting cells 0 4.5
2009-08-20 Advaxis awarded $210,000 for development of a dual antigen vaccine 0 None
2009-08-20 Seasonal flu vaccinations to cost less in Safeway's U.S. Stores 0 None
2009-08-20 RBC Life Sciences reports on patent-pending, nutritional supplement 0 5
2009-08-20 Wraser purchases Trezix oral capsule product from e5 Pharma 0 5
2009-08-20 Aton Pharma markets preservative-free drugs for glaucoma 0 None
2009-08-20 Imagenetix announces retail distribution of InflameAway Celadrin(R) gels for promoting joint health 0 None
2009-08-19 Phrma brushes off Republican leader's attacks 0 None
2009-08-19 FDA approves Hiberix Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine 0 None
2009-08-19 Mylan files lawsuit against Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Post-Gazette reporters 0 5
2009-08-19 The Gambia introduces pneumococcal immunisation programme 0 None
2009-08-19 AstraZeneca Canada files a New Drug Submission (NDS) for FluMist in Canada 0 None
2009-08-19 H1N1 vaccine orders top 1 billion, WHO Says 0 None
2009-08-19 U.S. FDA approval of miconazole MBT represents a significant milestone for Strativa Pharmaceuticals 0 4
2009-08-19 Omnia Biologics and Aparna Biosciences sign agreement on lentivirus drug development 0 None
2009-08-19 CEL-SCI expands work on current H1N1 virus vaccine 1 None
2009-08-19 Light-activated delivery system enhances anti-tumour drug potency 0 None
2009-08-19 Orient Pharma granted commercialization rights for a drug candidate by DURECT 0 None
2009-08-19 BioAlliance Pharma's new drug application for oropharyngeal candidiasis treatment accepted by the FDA 0 None
2009-08-19 CSL Biotherapies to supply Afluria influenza vaccines from newly licensed packaging facility 0 None
2009-08-19 New production technology to develop vaccine for norovirus 0 5
2009-08-19 SFDA approves China Pharma Holdings' generic Omeprazole Sodium injection 0 None
2009-08-19 FDA places Geron Corporation's IND for spinal cord injury on clinical hold 0 4.9
2009-08-19 Amira Pharmaceuticals submits IND for inflammatory and allergic disease treatment candidate 0 None
2009-08-18 Gloucester Pharma announces FDA Advisory Committee Meeting to discuss Romidepsin NDA 0 None
2009-08-18 Labopharm comments on outcome of patent-infringement litigation initiated by Purdue Pharma 0 None
2009-08-18 Par Pharmaceutical wins in Ultram ER litigation 0 None
2009-08-18 Synco Bio to manufacture Versartis type 2 diabetes drug candidate 0 None
2009-08-17 Boehner blasts Phrma on deal with White House 0 None
2009-08-17 FDA approves Helixate FS for routine prophylaxis in children with hemophilia A 0 None
2009-08-17 Alpharx completes lyophilization process for Zysolin 0 None
2009-08-17 GSK starts testing H1N1 vaccine; Opinion piece addresses U.S. role in helping developing countries procure vaccine 0 None
2009-08-17 FDA approves Extavia for multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-08-17 Astronauts test nutritional supplement formulas in space 0 5
2009-08-14 Mylan Pharmaceuticals receives final FDA report on Morgantown, W.Va., manufacturing facility 0 None
2009-08-13 CVS Caremark announces results of 2009 Health IQ study 0 None
2009-08-13 Sigma-Aldrich offers customizable synthetic extracellular matrix (ECM) for stem cell research 0 None
2009-08-13 Stanford researchers want FDA to require drug makers to state how new medications compare with similar, existing treatments 0 None
2009-08-12 Dynavax announces European development strategy for investigational adult hepatitis B vaccine in Europe 0 None
2009-08-12 Bristol-Myers Squibb announces Hart-Scott-Rodino Review period for Medarex acquisition expired 0 None
2009-08-12 Nanoviricides herpes study discussed on CBS News report 4 4
2009-08-12 Health Canada approves Multaq (Dronedarone) for atrial fibrillation 2 3
2009-08-12 Forest Labs and Astrazeneca to co-develop and commercialize ceftaroline 0 None
2009-08-12 Providers, patients in States face budget squeeze 0 None
2009-08-12 Schering-Plough announces agreement with Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals on generic forms of CLARINEX 0 None
2009-08-12 Ranbaxy receives approval to market Sumatriptan Succinate tablets 0 None
2009-08-12 Scientists discover how new drug kills roundworms 0 None
2009-08-11 Labopharm submits response to FDA for formulation of the antidepressant trazodone 0 None
2009-08-11 Teva announces approval of Oxaliplatin injection 0 None
2009-08-11 Hospira launches generic version of Sanofi-Aventis' Eloxatin 0 None
2009-08-11 Britain's first swine flu vaccine trials start 0 None
2009-08-11 New type of anti-clotting drug called Apixaban 0 None
2009-08-11 PTC Therapeutics achieves milestone in Schering-Plough hepatitis C collaboration 0 None
2009-08-11 Upstream Biosciences actively seeking licensors or acquirers for anti-parasitic drug discovery portfolio and cancer diagnostic platform 0 5
2009-08-11 Seattle Genetics reaches milestone under collaboration agreement with MedImmune 0 None
2009-08-11 Easy-to-swallow drug restores autoimmune function in diabetics 0 None
2009-08-11 Genzyme updates on Cerezyme supply plus 2009 financials 0 None
2009-08-10 Mylan receives FDA approval for generic Imitrex 0 None
2009-08-10 Cephalon, Inc. completes acquisition of Arana Therapeutics 0 None
2009-08-10 CDC expands existing vaccine distribution partnership with Mckesson to include H1N1 flu vaccine 0 None
2009-08-10 Vion Pharmaceuticals announces ODAC meeting for lead oncology therapeutic Onrigin 0 None
2009-08-10 Automated dispensing unit provides more accurate pharmacy automation 0 None
2009-08-10 Nanoviricides anti-herpes drug candidate reduces viral load by 99.99% 2 2
2009-08-10 ISI to host eSolutions Conference in September 2009 0 None
2009-08-10 Sharing prescription advice among adolescents can have dangerous repercussions 0 None
2009-08-10 FDA approves APP Pharmaceuticals' Idarubicin HCI injection 0 None
2009-08-09 Expert available on recent FDA analysis of TNF blockers 0 None
2009-08-09 Watson recalls one lot of Fentanyl transdermal system 0 None
2009-08-09 Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) Chile flu vaccine tender 0 5
2009-08-07 Sanofi Pasteur submits supplemental application for influenza A(H1N1) 2009 monovalent vaccine to FDA 0 None
2009-08-07 White House deal with drug industry sparks Democratic revolt 0 None
2009-08-07 Clinton Foundation reaches deal with Matrix, Pfizer to cut prices for second-line Arvs, TB drug 0 None
2009-08-07 Merck shareholders overwhelmingly approve merger with Schering-Plough 0 None
2009-08-07 H1N1 vaccine will be approved, ready for use by September, WHO says 0 None
2009-08-07 American Oriental Bioengineering launches new product for rhinitis and allergies 0 None
2009-08-06 Soliris (Eculizumab) granted orphan drug designation in Europe and U.S. for atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 None
2009-08-06 Obama to drug industry: We still have a deal 0 None
2009-08-06 Celera and Aurora to collaborate on cardiovascular genetics 0 None
2009-08-06 Bill Clinton, Pfizer, and Mylan announce new agreements to lower prices of antiretrovirals for HIV/AIDS in the developing world 0 None
2009-08-06 Fast-tracked H1N1 vaccines will not compromise safety, WHO says 0 None
2009-08-06 Spectrum Pharmaceuticals acquires rights and IP for Renazorb 0 None
2009-08-06 Research details role of galectin-3 in heart failure 0 None
2009-08-06 Alnylam and Tekmira to collaborate on RNAi therapeutics 0 None
2009-08-06 Phytomedical partners with LATITUDE Pharmaceuticals on lead anti cancer compound for glioblastoma 0 None
2009-08-06 Innexus Biotechnology announces business development initiative on lead preclinical candidate 0 None
2009-08-06 Orexo: Abstral NDA submitted to U.S. FDA 0 None
2009-08-06 Genzyme’s Mozobil approved in Europe 0 None
2009-08-06 Biochemics and Pacific Pharmaceutical to collaborate on skin products 0 None
2009-08-05 Appeals court affirms invalidation of Yasmin patent 0 None
2009-08-05 Innovative diabetes drug discovery partnership 0 None
2009-08-05 Baxter completes production of batches of CELVAPAN A/H1N1 pandemic vaccine 0 2
2009-08-05 Impax Labs receives FDA approval for generic version of Depakote 0 None
2009-08-05 Epicept files NDA for Ceplene in Canada 0 None
2009-08-04 New understanding on Gleevec's limitations 0 5
2009-08-04 Evidence of Malaria origins, could lead to vaccine development 0 None
2009-08-04 Tuberculosis drugs under development could have large impact on the disease 0 None
2009-08-03 FDA approves Livalo (pitavastatin), a new cholesterol-lowering drug 0 3.9
2009-08-03 Dysport, an anti-wrinkle alternative to Botox 0 None
2009-08-03 Comp. effectiveness promises better, cheaper health care but cricits link it to rationing 0 None
2009-08-03 House panel passes protection for drug makers 0 None
2009-08-03 FDA approves Avastin plus interferon-alfa for people with metastatic renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2009-08-03 US FDA approves Lipsovir for cold sores 0 None
2009-08-02 FDA approves Invega Sustenna for schizophrenia 2 4.3
2009-08-02 FDA approves Onglyza (saxagliptin) for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2009-07-31 U.S. decision on use of adjuvants could reduce world supply of H1N1 vaccine, says Lancet editorial 0 None
2009-07-31 Industry lobby wars heighten as reform efforts progress 0 None
2009-07-31 Medicago announces positive results for H1N1 pandemic vaccine candidate 0 None
2009-07-30 New guidelines issued for H1N1 vaccine campaign by Federal Advisory Committee 0 None
2009-07-30 Colchicine approved for acute gout, Mediterranean fever 1 None
2009-07-30 Covance enters strategic genomic services agreement with Merck 0 None
2009-07-29 Malaria vaccine in the pipeline 0 None
2009-07-29 Swine Flu - getting drugs to the market more rapidly 0 None
2009-07-28 Children needed for Australian swine flu vaccine trial 1 None
2009-07-28 World's first genetically-modified strain of malaria parasite 0 None
2009-07-28 Amgen and GlaxoSmithKline to collaborate on Denosumab for postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2009-07-27 Age-prioritized use of antivirals during an influenza pandemic 0 None
2009-07-26 Merck reports proposed settlement involving merger with Schering-Plough 0 None
2009-07-24 Global health officials working to prevent H1N1 spread 0 None
2009-07-24 Schering-Plough reports proposed settlement in planned merger with Merck 0 None
2009-07-22 New drug may reduce heart attack damage 0 None
2009-07-22 Costly biologics drugs prompt exclusivity debate 0 None
2009-07-22 Some health groups increase lobbying spending, but only a slight rise overall 0 None
2009-07-22 H1N1 death toll doubles over last month; first vaccine trial begins 0 None
2009-07-22 Swine flu vaccine trials begin in Australia as death toll tops 700 0 None
2009-07-20 New drug compound Salirasib brings hope to pancreatic cancer patients 0 2
2009-07-20 Mylan receives FDA approval for additional strengths of antipsychotic Haloperidol 0 None
2009-07-20 FDA approves vaccine for 2009-2010 flu season 3 1
2009-07-16 Genome sequencing of schistosomiasis parasites could promote drug development 0 None
2009-07-16 Mylan receives FDA approval for generic version of thyroid deficiency treatment Cytomel 0 3
2009-07-16 FDA approves Onsolis pain reliever for cancer patients 0 None
2009-07-15 Scientists report new process for producing potentially safer form of acetaminophen 0 None
2009-07-15 Bio manufacturers poised to follow Senate victory with house win 0 None
2009-07-15 GlaxoSmithKline pledges $97 million investment in AIDS drugs for Africa, allows South African drugmaker to produce generic second-line treatment 1 None
2009-07-15 Review of Brazil's HIV/AIDS treatment programs shows importance of generic drugs, researchers say 0 None
2009-07-15 Prevalence of artemisinin monotherapies raising risk of resistence 0 None
2009-07-15 Watson confirms new drug application for generic Sanctura XR 0 None
2009-07-15 New drug blocks common cancer pathway 1 5
2009-07-15 HELP Committee approves protection for high tech drug companies from generics 0 None
2009-07-15 WHO recommends vaccine makers move forward in mass production of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-07-14 Survey: Illinois seniors delay buying prescription drugs 0 None
2009-07-13 FDA issues draft guidance on drug anticounterfeiting 0 None
2009-07-13 Too many Australians abusing prescription drugs 3 3.2
2009-07-12 Two drug-related legislative plans pose problems for stakeholders 0 None
2009-07-12 WHO approves second HPV vaccine 0 None
2009-07-12 Largest-ever study looks at safety of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) 0 None
2009-07-12 FDA approves Effient (prasugrel) for heart attack in angioplasty patients 0 None
2009-07-08 White House reassures drug CEOs: reimportation could be 'unnecessary' 0 None
2009-07-07 Multaq approved for atrial fibrillation by FDA 2 None
2009-07-07 NDA for Exenatide once weekly accepted for FDA review 0 None
2009-07-07 WSJ examines pharmaceutical companies expansion into developing countries 0 None
2009-07-07 Shire files treatment protocol for Velaglucerase Alfa for Gaucher’s disease 0 None
2009-07-06 FDA approves Alimta (pemetrexed) for advanced lung cancer 0 5
2009-07-05 Warnings about ‘over-use’ of paracetamol 1 4
2009-07-02 Question marks on credibility of some published clinical trials 0 4.5
2009-07-02 FDA approves Multaq tablets (dronedarone) to treat atrial fibrillation 1 2.5
2009-07-01 Chantix and Zyban to get boxed warnings on serious mental health events 0 None
2009-06-30 Sinovac receives revised Chinese approvals for Panflu 0 3
2009-06-30 Hospira receives FDA approval for Azithromycin for injection 0 None
2009-06-29 White House: Shield biotech drugs from generics for only seven years 0 5
2009-06-29 Drug companies increasingly use medical science liaisons 0 None
2009-06-28 Australian swine flu vaccine ready in months 0 5
2009-06-28 Roche files MabThera as a first-line biologic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis in Europe 0 None
2009-06-24 Lancet Infectious Diseases examines spread of XDR-TB 0 None
2009-06-24 HHS awards $35 million contract to company in hopes of faster flu vaccine production 0 None
2009-06-24 FDA approves generic emergency contraceptive Plan B (levonorgestrel) tablets 0 None
2009-06-24 Americans come up with first swine flu vaccine 1 None
2009-06-23 Good bet in market pullback: health-care shares 0 None
2009-06-23 Details remain unclear on Medicare drug deal 0 None
2009-06-23 Merck partners with non-profit for neglected diseases initiative 0 None
2009-06-22 Obama, AARP announce agreement to cut prescription drug costs 0 None
2009-06-21 PEPFAR and IDUs; economic crisis and health; human-rights and pharmaceutical companies 0 None
2009-06-18 Sanofi-Aventis, GlaxoSmithKline will donate influenza vaccines to WHO 0 None
2009-06-18 Tibotec, TB Alliance join to expedite development of promising tuberculosis drug 0 None
2009-06-18 The Federal Government should have limited, but crucial, role in comparative effectiveness 0 None
2009-06-18 A long ‘to-do’ list for FDA Chief Hamburg 0 None
2009-06-18 Senate Health Committee to begin reform mark up today, finance to follow next week 0 None
2009-06-18 Medical schools improve conflict of interest policies, but widespread problems remain 0 None
2009-06-18 House bill may target drugmakers' advertising tax breaks 0 None
2009-06-17 Circadian Technologies granted significant European patent 0 None
2009-06-16 Sinovac completes construction of H1N1 virus seed bank 0 None
2009-06-15 GlaxoSmithKline to cut some drug costs in emerging markets 0 None
2009-06-13 Drugstores group sues Delaware over Medicaid cutbacks 1 None
2009-06-13 India to promote drugs in Africa after fake Chinese drugs 'made in India' seized 0 None
2009-06-13 FDA issues health advisory on Levemir insulin 0 None
2009-06-11 FDA approves injectable Ibuprofen 1 None
2009-06-10 New drug for muscle degenerating diseases shows great promise 0 4
2009-06-10 Innovative partnership targets cancer-causing 'chaperones' 0 None
2009-06-10 Medical industry showers Department of Defense with free travel 0 None
2009-06-10 GlaxoSmithKline opens pneumonia vaccine plant In Singapore 0 4
2009-06-09 Sinovac begins production of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-06-08 New antibiotics could come from a DNA binding compound that kills bacteria in 2 minutes 0 None
2009-06-05 Abbott and AstraZeneca to co-promote Trilipix (fenofibric acid) 4 1.5
2009-06-04 Economic downturn pushes cost of medicines up, pharmacists lobby for reform role 0 None
2009-06-04 Promising antimicrobial agent kills viruses, stimulates immune system 0 None
2009-06-03 FDA moves towards greater openness 0 None
2009-06-03 Lilly resubmits Cymbalta supplemental NDA for chronic pain to FDA 0 4.3
2009-06-02 Schering-Plough announces European filing of Sycrest (asenapine) for schizophrenia and bipolar I disorder 1 None
2009-06-01 Impact of Medicare Part D on access to and cost sharing for specialty biologic medications for beneficiaries with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-06-01 FDA approves Reclast (zoledronic acid) for osteoporosis in postmenopausal women 1 None
2009-05-28 States consider scaling back funding for Medicare drug benefit amid economic crisis 0 4
2009-05-28 FDA approves Besivance as a treatment for bacterial conjunctivitis 0 3
2009-05-27 Sanofi Pasteur receives seed virus to produce new H1N1 vaccine 0 4
2009-05-27 Dementia drugs Aricept, Exelon and Reminyl may put some patients at risk 3 5
2009-05-27 FDA grants full approval for Sprycel (dasatinib) for chronic myeloid leukemia 0 None
2009-05-26 ImmunoVaccine Technologies partners with FIT Biotech to advance therapeutic HIV vaccine 0 None
2009-05-25 Development of innovative nanotechnology drug delivery system for the treatment of pain 1 None
2009-05-22 FDA approves Samsca (tolvaptan) to treat hyponatremia 0 5
2009-05-22 Comparison key to lower drug costs, better outcomes 2 None
2009-05-20 Comparative effectiveness necessary to weigh new drugs against old ones, opinion piece says 1 None
2009-05-20 Vermont Legislature passes law regulating all drug/device company marketing, requiring disclosure of gifts to doctors 0 None
2009-05-20 Genentech and Biogen Idec submit applications to FDA for Rituxan in chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2009-05-19 Cancer Research UK and Glaxosmithkline join forces to trial new anti-cancer drug 0 None
2009-05-19 Sixteen States, DOJ join whistle-blower lawsuits alleging Wyeth defrauded Medicaid programs 0 None
2009-05-19 New flu compound 0 5
2009-05-18 Biovail acquires worldwide rights to Tetrabenazine 0 None
2009-05-18 A.P. Pharma submits NDA for APF530 in chemo-induced nausea and vomiting 0 None
2009-05-18 Rituximab linked to viral brain infection 0 None
2009-05-18 Oxford BioTherapeutics and GSK form alliance to develop cancer therapeutic antibodies 0 None
2009-05-17 Onyx Pharmaceuticals files complaint against Bayer on fluoro-sorafenib 0 None
2009-05-15 Washington State drops budget provision that would have cut Medicaid pharmacy payments 0 None
2009-05-15 Pfizer to give away 70 of its most widely prescribed drugs to those who lost jobs 0 5
2009-05-15 Morphine patches create addiction 5 3.6
2009-05-14 Prescription drug use dropped in 2008, though spending increased, Medco Research indicates 0 None
2009-05-13 Cimzia approved in U.S. for rheumatoid arthritis 0 2.8
2009-05-13 Baylor Research Institute receives multi-million dollar grant to develop flu vaccine 0 5
2009-05-13 FDA accepts Pharmaxis’ Aridol NDA for review 0 None
2009-05-13 Independent pharmacists raise concerns over letters from CVS Caremark indicating members must pay higher copayments at non-CVS pharmacies 0 None
2009-05-12 GlaxoSmithKline to acquire 16% shareholding in Aspen Pharmacare 0 None
2009-05-12 Sinobiopharma announces Chinese approval of Perindopril 0 None
2009-05-12 Sanofi-aventis to acquire Oforta, oral chronic lymphocytic leukemia treatment 0 None
2009-05-08 FDA approves Samsca tablets (tolvaptan) to treat hyponatremia 0 None
2009-05-08 FDA approves Besivance for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis 0 None
2009-05-07 FDA approves Avastin (bevacizumab) for treatment of glioblastoma multiforme 0 None
2009-05-07 Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking 0 None
2009-05-07 FDA approves Creon (pancrelipase) - designed to help those with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2009-05-07 Safety concerns over testosterone gel prompt FDA to require label changes 0 None
2009-05-07 FDA licenses Sanofi Pasteur's new flu vaccine manufacturing facility 0 None
2009-05-07 FDA approve Fanapt tablets (iloperidone) to treat adults with schizophrenia 0 None
2009-05-06 Healthcare providers should explain vaccine refusal risks 0 None
2009-05-06 FDA approves new flu vaccine production facility 0 None
2009-05-06 GSK to divest U.S. rights for Wellbutrin XL to Biovail 0 None
2009-05-06 Panic buying of flu drug results in rationing 1 None
2009-05-06 IBM and University of Texas Medical Branch launch effort to find flu drug treatments 0 None
2009-05-05 New antidepressants might be no more effective than the best existing drugs 1 3
2009-05-05 Off-label uses of drugs should be approved for very ill patients, opinion piece states 0 None
2009-05-05 Mental health prescriptions increased by 73% among adults, 50% among children from 1996-2006 0 None
2009-05-05 Medicare will not pay for genetic tests to determine best Warfarin dosage, according to proposed decision 0 None
2009-05-05 Competition among pharmacies could spur change in industry 0 None
2009-05-04 New, more effective and less costly method for testing drugs for potential toxicity 0 None
2009-04-30 FDA extends action date for inhaled Treprostinil (Tyvaso) NDA by three months 0 None
2009-04-30 Researchers identify a molecular target for quinoline compounds 0 5
2009-04-30 A universal vaccine to protect against pandemic influenza a step closer 0 None
2009-04-30 Imiquimod, a topical cream, may help treat skin cancer 0 None
2009-04-30 New initiative to ensure the safe use of methadone 0 None
2009-04-30 Cosmetic anti-ageing product shown to reduce wrinkles 0 None
2009-04-29 Research may bring drugs with triple the absorbing power and lower toxic risks 0 None
2009-04-29 New findings on COX-2 inhibitor side effects 0 None
2009-04-29 Boots OTC anti-aging cosmetic shown to reduce wrinkles 0 None
2009-04-27 Wyeth's Conbriza (bazedoxifene) approved in Europe for postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2009-04-27 New system to check medication errors 0 None
2009-04-27 Countries unite to reduce animal use in product toxicity testing worldwide 0 None
2009-04-27 New Federal Government rules on cancer treatment unfair 0 None
2009-04-27 Test for best potential HIV/AIDS vaccine in the pipeline 0 None
2009-04-26 Cholesterol-lowering drugs may reduce inflammation in prostate tumors 0 None
2009-04-26 IBM and Golden State Medical Supply create drug safety model to tackle counterfeiting 0 None
2009-04-26 Generics less effective than branded counterparts in treating lower urinary tract symptoms 0 None
2009-04-23 Novel compound treats addiction by eliminating drug-associated memories 0 None
2009-04-23 New drug restricts the growth of neuroblastoma 0 None
2009-04-23 Proof-of-concept for a DNA-based therapeutic vaccination against chronic hepatitis C 0 5
2009-04-23 Natural plant cannabinoids reduce multi-drug resistant infections 0 5
2009-04-23 Immune-boosting vaccine helps body fight cancer 0 None
2009-04-22 Watson Pharmaceuticals files ANDAs for generic Mucinex 0 None
2009-04-22 Scientists develop drugs to block skin cancer protein 0 None
2009-04-22 Lilly granted preliminary injunction to prevent launch of generic Raloxifene 0 None
2009-04-22 New applications for proton pump inhibitors 0 None
2009-04-22 Developmental drug protects cells from the damaging effects of radiation exposure 0 None
2009-04-22 Peregrine's PS-targeting antibodies highlighted in AACR Annual Meeting studies 0 None
2009-04-22 Scientists suggest a mechanism for how lithium works in bipolar treatment 0 5
2009-04-20 Potential new drug blocks pathway of deadliest cancer 0 None
2009-04-20 Grapefruit juice boosts efficacy of drug rapamycin 0 5
2009-04-20 Safety of bird flu drug Tamiflu in children questioned 0 5
2009-04-16 Vion Pharmaceuticals' NDA for Onrigin accepted for FDA review 0 None
2009-04-16 Somanetics announces new FDA 510(K) clearance 0 None
2009-04-16 GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer team up to form HIV company 0 None
2009-04-16 Experts say propylthiouracil should not longer be used as first-line treatment for Graves' disease in children 0 None
2009-04-15 Slow-release anesthetic drug-delivery could change pain management 0 None
2009-04-15 OncoGel: New system for delivering chemotherapy for patients with esophageal cancer 0 5
2009-04-15 Vaccine for Coeliac disease could mean the end of gluten free diets 1 None
2009-04-14 FDA grants Oasmia's Paclical orphan drug designation for ovarian cancer in U.S. 0 None
2009-04-14 NextBio receives phase II SBIR grant to add new genomic and proteomic content 0 None
2009-04-14 Vaccine for Enterotoxigenic E. coli developed 0 None
2009-04-14 FDA imposes restrictions on Coast IRB due to violations 0 None
2009-04-13 Medicare payments for outpatient prescription medications jumped $38 billion between 2005 and 2006 0 None
2009-04-13 Health Canada approves Simponi (golimumab) for rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis 0 3
2009-04-13 Safety of Bitter orange herbal weight loss product questioned 0 None
2009-04-13 PPI prescribed for asthma ineffective and too expensive 0 None
2009-04-12 Tolera Therapeutics granted orphan drug status for organ transplant rejection lead candidate drug 0 None
2009-04-12 FDA stops Neilgen Pharmaceuticals and Advent Pharmaceuticals from making unapproved drugs 1 None
2009-04-12 FDA acts to avoid shortage of medically necessary opioid 0 None
2009-04-12 FDA approves Benzyl alcohol lotion for head lice 0 None
2009-04-09 Merck & Co and Cardiome sign agreement for Vernakalant 0 None
2009-04-09 Seroquel XR supplemental NDA recommended for approval 0 3
2009-04-09 Cancer vaccines receive orphan drug designation for advanced head and neck cancer 0 None
2009-04-08 Health problems associated with Chinese slimming capsules 0 None
2009-04-08 Coartem tablets approved in U.S. to treat malaria 0 4
2009-04-08 Withdrawal of Raptiva from U.S. market 0 None
2009-04-06 Cost-cutting measures are creeping into the medicine cabinet 0 None
2009-04-06 Gilead Sciences announces notification of ANDA filing for Atripla 0 None
2009-04-06 BioDuro and Roche enter into strategic collaboration to provide drug discovery services 0 None
2009-04-06 FDA warns 14 pharmaceutical companies about short internet ads lacking risk information 0 None
2009-04-06 'Well-fortified' drugstores have 'fighting chance' against government reform, Wall Street Journal says 0 None
2009-04-06 More consumers purchase vitamins, supplements amid economic recession 0 None
2009-04-06 Nanobiotix reports 'proof of concept' for use of nanoparticles in treating glioblastoma multiforme 0 None
2009-04-06 Link between widely used osteoporosis drugs and heart problems probed 0 None
2009-04-06 Zosano Pharma presents positive results for needle-free osteoporosis therapy 0 None
2009-04-06 Taro receives final FDA approval for Carbamazepine extended-release tablets 0 None
2009-04-06 U.S. FTC requests more information on Pfizer's proposed acquisition of Wyeth 0 None
2009-04-06 Fluorescent anesthetic compound brings new avenues for drug discovery 0 None
2009-04-05 Most psychiatrists who wrote clinical guidelines had financial ties to drug companies, study shows 0 None
2009-04-05 Canadian Senator proposes process to expedite export of low-cost drugs for HIV, other diseases 0 None
2009-04-02 Pharmaxis announces NDA filing for Aridol 0 None
2009-04-02 FDA warning letter to Genzyme related to the Allston facility 0 None
2009-04-02 FDA provides positive review of InNexus Biotechnology development plan for lead preclinical candidate 0 5
2009-04-02 FDA clears Cellectar's IND application for drug candidate 0 None
2009-04-01 Teva receives approval for generic Yaz (Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol) tablets 0 5
2009-04-01 FDA approves generic Topamax tablets (topiramate) 0 None
2009-04-01 Branding still overshadows critical fine print on nonprescription medications 0 None
2009-03-31 House subcommittee to conduct hearing to discuss strategies to end agreements between brand-name, generic drugmakers, limit number of plans 0 None
2009-03-31 World Heart Federation, Daiichi Sankyo and Lilly Partner to improve cardiovascular health 0 None
2009-03-31 Basilea Pharmaceutica expands potential commercial availability of Toctino in Europe 0 None
2009-03-30 Mylan's Matrix receives tentative FDA approval under PEPFAR for generic Truvada 0 None
2009-03-30 Intercell receives FDA approval of IXIARO, novel vaccine for Japanese encephalitis 0 None
2009-03-30 Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan allows Merck's appeal 0 None
2009-03-30 Wal-Mart in talks with several companies to expand prescription drug discount program for employees 0 None
2009-03-30 FDA approves Afinitor oral tablets (everolimus) for advanced form of kidney cancer 0 None
2009-03-30 FDA approves IXIARO for Japanese encephalitis 0 None
2009-03-30 Senate measure would allow generic versions of biotechnology drugs after five years 0 None
2009-03-29 Takeda expands into Canada 0 None
2009-03-29 Salk Institute forms strategic alliance agreement with sanofi-aventis 0 None
2009-03-29 Mylan confirms four first-to-file challenges 0 None
2009-03-26 Sagent Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval of Azithromycin for injection 0 None
2009-03-25 New York State to offer low-income, disabled residents prescription drug discount cards 0 None
2009-03-24 Perrigo receives FDA approval for Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension USP, 10% (Lotion) 0 None
2009-03-24 FDA approves new indication for Wyeth's Tygacil (tigecycline) 0 2
2009-03-24 FABLYN approved in Europe as osteoporosis treatment 0 None
2009-03-24 Drop in Walgreen profits reflects change in consumer prescription needs 0 None
2009-03-24 Clotrimazole drug used to treat skin conditions is a marine pollutant 0 None
2009-03-23 New MEDQUARG guidelines will help detect and study counterfeit medicines 0 None
2009-03-23 Merck Serono launches strategic venture capital fund 0 None
2009-03-23 Merck updates on Schering-Plough merger 0 None
2009-03-23 Federal Court rules FDA must reconsider Plan B decision 0 None
2009-03-23 FDA approves Symbyax for treatment-resistant depression 0 2
2009-03-23 New tuberculosis vaccine effective in animal testing 0 None
2009-03-23 New JAMA policy says whistle-blowers should stay silent while conflict-of-interest investigations are ongoing 0 None
2009-03-23 Some 'pharma' advocates want FDA split into two agencies 0 None
2009-03-22 Carbohydrate-based medicine 0 None
2009-03-22 Nationwide alert on tainted weight loss products 0 None
2009-03-20 Tobacco for drug synthesis 0 None
2009-03-20 Powerful antioxidant found in a tiny plant reduce computer eye strain 0 None
2009-03-20 FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Approval of Multaq(R) (dronedarone) 0 None
2009-03-19 Millions could benefit from statins to prevent heart attacks, strokes 0 None
2009-03-19 Experimental vaccine shows promise in preventing cytomegalovirus infection 0 None
2009-03-19 Happy pills in America -- Our complex love affair with designer consciousness 0 3
2009-03-17 FDA accepts IND for Arno Therapeutics' Pan-DAC / Akt inhibitor, AR-42 0 None
2009-03-17 Engineering flu vaccines 0 None
2009-03-16 Sirion Therapeutics sNDA for Durezol to treat uveitis accepted for FDA review 0 None
2009-03-16 Shire withdraws European application for Daytrana (Methylphenidate Transdermal System) 0 None
2009-03-16 New botulinum toxin type A (Reloxin) appears to be well tolerated and may help reduce forehead wrinkles 0 None
2009-03-16 New aspirin recommendation can help prevent heart attacks and strokes among many adults 1 None
2009-03-16 MannKind Corporation submits NDA for Afresa for treatment of diabetes 0 None
2009-03-16 ATCC develops and isolates novel avian flu monoclonal antibodies 0 None
2009-03-15 ADMEcell enters into manufacturing and distribution agreement with Advancell 0 None
2009-03-15 FDA approves first DNA test for two types of HPV 1 None
2009-03-12 Vertex Pharmaceuticals completes acquisition of ViroChem Pharma 0 None
2009-03-12 New drug derived from magnolia trees proves safe, tolerable in preventing blood clots 0 None
2009-03-12 Discovery may lead to immunosuppressant drugs that have fewer adverse side effects 0 None
2009-03-12 Oncolytics Biotech (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) starts U.S. enrolment in trial for non-small cell lung cancer patients 0 None
2009-03-12 DSM obtains exclusive world-wide license for innovative drug delivery technology 0 None
2009-03-12 Roche (SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S) and Genentech (NYSE:DNA) agree to combine 0 None
2009-03-11 Novel anti-inflammatory therapy protects lungs from runaway inflammation 0 5
2009-03-11 Tissue-cultured smallpox vaccine shows promise 0 None
2009-03-11 Eli Lilly granted temporary restraining order to halt launch of generic Raloxifene 0 None
2009-03-11 Immune-based therapy approved in Europe for pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2009-03-11 A vaccine for multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-03-10 CytoDyn responds to FDA as high court rules agency cannot guarantee drug safety 0 None
2009-03-10 Azaya Therapeutics selected for Nanotechnology Characterization Lab by National Cancer Institute 0 None
2009-03-05 Ranbaxy secures FDA approval for quinapril hydrochloride + hydrochlorothiazide tablets 0 None
2009-03-05 European Commission and US FDA approve intravenous formulation of temozolomide 0 None
2009-03-05 Pharmacies offering no-cost antibiotics should promote responsible use, CDC says 0 None
2009-03-05 Dorgan, McCain, Snowe introduce bill to allow prescription drug reimportation 0 None
2009-03-05 Supreme Court rules against Wyeth in pre-emption case 0 None
2009-03-05 FDA warning on risk of wearing medicated patches during MRIs 0 None
2009-03-04 Off-label drug uses wasting millions, raising health risks 0 None
2009-03-04 FDA accepts IND application for Tigris Pharmaceutical's GGTI-2418 0 None
2009-03-04 Generic biologics face 'tough, long road to realization' 0 None
2009-03-03 FDA warning letter to Genzyme related to Allston manufacturing facility 0 None
2009-03-03 FDA provides positive review of InNexus' lead preclinical drug candidate 0 None
2009-03-03 FDA clears Cellectar's IND application for lead drug candidate 0 None
2009-03-02 Endo Pharmaceuticals licenses investigational drug axomadol from Grunenthal 1 None
2009-03-02 FDA takes action against KV Pharmaceutical Company 0 None
2009-03-02 Wyeth's Prevenar vaccine for pneumococcal disease registered in Russia 0 None
2009-03-01 FDA requires boxed warning and risk mitigation strategy for metoclopramide-containing drugs 0 None
2009-02-25 United States files complaint against Forest Labs for allegedly violating the false claims act with Celexa and Lexapro 0 None
2009-02-25 Mylan's Matrix receives WHO approval for generic Lopinavir/Ritonavir tablets 0 None
2009-02-25 Supermarkets should offer free flu shots rather than free antibiotics 0 5
2009-02-25 Aton Pharma acquires Timoptic product line from Merck & Co 0 4
2009-02-25 Implicit licenses clinical stage antibody program from Lilly 0 None
2009-02-24 Valdoxan granted marketing authorisation for the treatment of major depressive episodes in Europe 0 5
2009-02-24 Ambrx and Merck Serono expand collaboration through multiple sclerosis drug 0 None
2009-02-24 34 percent of all Medicare Part D enrollees select Medicare Advantage plans for 2009 0 None
2009-02-23 Xencor and CSL Limited establish antibody optimization collaboration 0 None
2009-02-23 Genentech special committee rejects Roche’s $86.50 offer as inadequate 0 None
2009-02-22 Shire to enter European ADHD market with acquisition of EQUASYM IR and XL 0 None
2009-02-22 Schering-Plough submits response to FDA for SAPHRIS (asenapine) in the acute treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar I disorder 0 None
2009-02-22 Endo and Penwest announce settlement of Opana ER litigation 0 None
2009-02-22 Biocomposites granted SFDA clearance for geneX in China 0 None
2009-02-20 FDA issues warning on psoriasis drug Raptiva (efalizumab) 0 None
2009-02-17 U.S. Court of Federal Claims declares vaccines do not cause autism 0 None
2009-02-11 Abbott receives FDA clearance for new CELL-DYN Emerald hematology instrument 0 None
2009-02-10 Sundia MediTech and Xcovery announce new drug discovery 0 None
2009-02-10 Roche commences tender offer for Genentech 0 None
2009-02-10 New guidelines for prescribing opioid pain drugs 0 None
2009-02-10 Most seniors have drug coverage, study shows 0 None
2009-02-10 FDA approves clinical studies of novel anti-cancer drug developed by Italian researchers 0 None
2009-02-10 First data released on genetic basis of adverse drug events 0 None
2009-02-10 Endo Pharmaceuticals announces research collaborations on novel pain treatments and potential cancer treatments 0 None
2009-02-10 New drug short-circuits cancer growth 0 None
2009-02-08 Temozolomide sales reach $1 billion 0 None
2009-02-08 Medicines sold in Sweden cause serious environmental harm in India 0 None
2009-02-08 New guideline for prescribing opioid pain drugs published 0 None
2009-02-08 Medications control metabolism dominate spending for prescription meds 0 None
2009-02-08 Idenix Pharmaceuticals and GSK sign agreement for novel NNRTI for treatment of HIV 0 None
2009-02-08 FDA approves orphan drug ATryn anticoagulant 0 None
2009-02-08 Emergency physicians question antibiotic guidelines for pneumonia 0 None
2009-02-08 Abbott's acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics clears U.S. antitrust review 0 None
2009-02-05 FDA issues early communication about Xigris safety 0 None
2009-02-05 FDA grants priority review of Cinryze C1 inhibitor as treatment for acute attacks of hereditary angioedema 0 None
2009-02-02 New vaccine developed for preventing human adenovirus type-3d virus 0 None
2009-02-02 FDA approves KAPIDEX (dexlansoprazole) capsules for the treatment of GERD 0 None
2009-02-02 Chronic lung disease progress report from Axentis Pharma 0 None
2009-02-02 Bioidentical hormone facts and perspectives 0 None
2009-01-29 Melanotan I and Melanotan II linked to rapidly changing moles 1 None
2009-01-29 Discounted prescription drugs online becoming more attractive to many 0 None
2009-01-29 FDA warns consumers not to take Venom HYPERDRIVE 3.0 0 None
2009-01-29 Medarex announces allowance of IND application for antibody-drug conjugate, MDX-1203 0 None
2009-01-29 Mylan receives final FDA approvals for generic Lamictal tablets 0 None
2009-01-29 SAFC Pharma augments assay development capabilities 0 None
2009-01-27 Imported diet pills from South America are dangerous 0 None
2009-01-27 Aspirin shown to help prevent liver damage 0 None
2009-01-27 New nano-insulin pill could replace injections for diabetics 1 None
2009-01-21 Topical microbicide protects against genital herpes 0 None
2009-01-19 Arpida receives FDA complete response letter for Iclaprim 0 None
2009-01-19 CSL Behring receives FDA approval of RiaSTAP 0 None
2009-01-19 Roxane Labs launches Levetiracetam tablets and oral solution 0 None
2009-01-19 Savella - Fibromyalgia treatment approved by FDA 2 4.2
2009-01-19 Eli Lilly to pay $1.415 billion for off-label promotion of Zyprexa 0 None
2009-01-18 FDA approves RiaSTAP for bleeding in patients with congenital fibrinogen deficiency 0 4
2009-01-18 Artificial antibody delivers nanoparticles to tumors 0 None
2009-01-18 Toxin-nanoparticle combo inhibits brain cancer invasion while imaging tumors 0 None
2009-01-18 Polymer nanoparticle for oral anticancer drug delivery 0 3
2009-01-15 FDA issues complete response letter for SAPHRIS (asenapine) sublingual tablets in acute treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 0 None
2009-01-15 Cell Therapeutics targeting potential Zevalin label expansion, 0 None
2009-01-14 FDA launches pilot program to improve drug safety and active drug ingredients produced outside U.S. 0 None
2009-01-13 Thumbs down by experts on plans to make certain meds OTC 0 None
2009-01-12 Wyeth and Santaris Pharma to collaborate on RNA-based medicines 0 None
2009-01-12 Pfizer joins URMC initiative for safety of experimental drugs 0 None
2009-01-12 GSK and XenoPort resubmit NDA for Solzira in restless legs syndrome 0 None
2009-01-12 FORMA Therapeutics to collaborate with Novartis on inhibitors 0 None
2009-01-12 Bristol-Myers Squibb and ZymoGenetics to collaborate on hepatitis C compound 0 None
2009-01-08 Novel low-cost immunotherapy for cancer cells 0 None
2009-01-08 First artemisinin based malaria drug may meet resistance, expert says 0 None
2009-01-08 New drugs have longer clinical development times despite faster FDA review 0 None
2009-01-07 Sun Pharmaceutical extends tender offer for Taro 0 None
2009-01-07 Sun Pharmaceutical receives FDA approvals for 4 generics 0 None
2009-01-07 GSK completes tender offer for shares of Genelabs Technologies 0 None
2009-01-07 Lilly receives complete response letter for Olanzapine LAI for treatment of schizophrenia 0 None
2009-01-07 Codexis announces licensing agreement with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries 0 None
2009-01-07 Liquidia Technologies to collaborate with Abbott on siRNA therapeutics 0 None
2009-01-07 Fat busting drug Leptin could make a comeback 0 3.8
2009-01-06 Onyx Pharmaceuticals acquires license option on novel JAK2 inhibitors from S*BIO 0 None
2009-01-05 Old Digitalis-based drugs show promise as a treatment for cancer 0 None
2009-01-05 Indevus Pharmaceuticals enters merger agreement with Endo Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2009-01-05 Endo Pharmaceuticals to acquire Indevus Pharmaceuticals 0 4
2009-01-05 Bionovo publishes discoveries in predictable tissue selectivity for selective estrogen receptor modulators platform 0 None
2009-01-01 Watson Pharmaceuticals receives FDA approval for mint coated nicotine gum 0 None
2009-01-01 Schering-Plough announces European submission of fertility medicine Corifollitropin Alfa 0 None
2009-01-01 Final FDA approval for generic version of antiretroviral Zerit capsules 0 None
2009-01-01 FDA to review prasugrel for acute coronary syndromes 0 None

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