Novartis Pharma US CEO Alex Gorsky resigns.
Heparin investigation gets ugly for Baxter. If you click on the link in the 2nd paragraph to look at the pictures of manufacturing in China, do so well before your next meal…uggh.
New treatment for Hemophilia A – Wyeth‘s Xyntha approved.
Prasugrel (Lilly/Daiichi-Sankyo), new anti-clotting treatment, gets priority review.
Stem cells and diabetes – an encouraging new study result.
Cancer drug Rituxan may be useful in treating MS.
Pfizer‘s Sutent linked to heart failure in some patients.
How a promising new potential treatment was unveiled through a very big mouse!
More Americans are taking more drugs. I would love to see some context around stats like this – such as, what are the possible healthcare savings that may be a result??
In defense of drug rep/doctor schmoozing.
Amgen probed for unethical marketing practices – another whistleblower case.