Recent Press Releases

Lilly's investigational medicine for prevention of migraine met primary endpoint in a Phase 2b study

INDIANAPOLIS, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that its i

Bert Vogelstein, M.D., Wins 2015 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research

PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today named Dr.

PhRMA Elects New Members of Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) today announced the election of five of its newest members to its Board of...

Allergan to Acquire KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals

- Complements Allergan's Existing Position in Facial Aesthetics - - Lead Product KYBELLA™ the First and Only Approved Non-surgical Treatment for Reduction of Submental Fullness - - Enhances...

Johnson & Johnson to Host Investor Conference Call on Second-Quarter Results

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) will host a confere

Abbott Affirms its Support for Mylan Standalone Strategy and Will Vote its Mylan Shares in Favor of Mylan's Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today confirmed its continued support for Mylan N.V's growth str

Clinical value of Roche's CINtec® PLUS Cytology test confirmed for women with abnormal cervical cytology screening results

TUCSON, Ariz., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.

Mylan Issues Statement in Response to Abbott's Support for Perrigo Transaction

HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan N

Abbott Affirms its Support for Mylan Standalone Strategy and Will Vote its Mylan Shares in Favor of Mylan's Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today confirmed its continued support for Mylan N.V's growth strategy by stating its intent to vote its 14.5 percent stake in...

Roche employees unite to raise funds for children in need

Roche employees unite to raise funds for children in need For the 12th consecutive year, Roche Group organizes Roche Children's Walk Basel, 16 June 2015 Today, Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY)...

ASTRAZENECA APPOINTS PAM CHENG AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS AND IT

AstraZeneca today announced that Pam P. Cheng has joined the Company as Executive Vice President, Operations and IT. Pam will succeed David Smith, who is retiring after nearly ten years with...

Lilly Declares Third-Quarter 2015 Dividend

INDIANAPOLIS, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has d

Actavis plc is now Allergan plc

-- Company Begins Trading as "AGN" on New York Stock Exchange Today -- -- Redesigned Logo Celebrates Rich Heritage and Emergence as Growth Pharma Leader -- -- Company Begins Trading as...

MSF launches global campaign urging India to protect access to affordable medicines

MSF launches global campaign urging India to protect access to affordable medicines Millions of people in developing countries could be affected if India caves in to pressure New Delhi/ Geneva, 11...

PATIENTSLIKEME AND THE FDA SIGN RESEARCH COLLABORATION AGREEMENT

PATIENTSLIKEME AND THE FDA SIGN RESEARCH COLLABORATION AGREEMENT WASHINGTON D.C., June 15, 2015—PatientsLikeMe and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have signed a research...

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany: Innovative Fertility Technologies Gavi and Geri of Partner Genea Biomedx Receive CE Mark

Regulatory clearance allows Gavi automated vitrification instrument and Geri benchtop incubator with camera system to be made available for sale in the European Union by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Ger

Abbott Declares 366th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today declared a quarterly common dividend

FDA Failures Result in Wider Approval of Orphan Medication for Sleep Disorder

Rather Than Correct Labeling Error, FDA Retroactively Issued a Second Approval Letter Changing the Approved Use WASHINGTON, D.C. – An apparent and troubling mistake by the U.S. Food and...