Review of this week’s snow-impacted ePharma Summit conference is now up on the blog!
Benicar for kiddies – Olmesartan medoxomil (Benicar), approved in 2002 to treat high blood pressure in adults, has been sanctioned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat the same condition in children aged 6 to 16, drug maker Daiichi Sankyo said Thursday…more
Ouch. More cuts at The Medicines Co. – Medicines Co said it would cut 43 jobs, or 26 percent of its field-based workforce, by the end of February, and take a related charge of $3.5 million in the first quarter…more
Billy Tauzin leaving as head of PhRMA – The head of the influential trade association for drug manufacturers announced Thursday night that he is leaving his job. The development comes amid uncertainty over the fate of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, which the drug association had backed after striking a deal with the White House and Senate Democrats to limit costs to the industry in the legislation…more
J&J launches new social media initiatives.
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Visual treat – Out-of-this-world coral photos. Yum.
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