Vancouver, Canada's Zymeworks has its eyes on a big 2014, signing up with Eli Lilly to lend out its cancer-targeting platform and raising $15 million to advance oncology candidates of its own.
Three years after Bristol-Myers Squibb and Eli Lilly settled a nasty legal scrap over the rights to necitumumab--a cancer drug initially pursued by ImClone and pushed ahead into late-stage tests--BMS has dumped its rights to the troubled program.
Dan Lynch, the former CEO and financial chief of ImClone Systems (acquired by Eli Lilly), has taken the executive chairman job at the Cambridge, MA-based biotech startup Nimbus Discovery.
Carl Icahn is turning up the heat on Amylin Pharmaceuticals' board of directors.
After reportedly adding $2 billion to Carl Icahn 's treasure chest, Alex Denner is now off on his own, setting up a new hedge fund that presumably will set out to follow the same biotech blueprint
A manufacturing facility on a New Jersey campus of ImClone Systems is being idled, leaving about 140 employees to earn new positions with the company or take severance packages. Report
Activist investors are loading up on Genzyme shares. Carl Icahn (photo), who's led proxy fights with several drug companies, tripled his stake in Genzyme to 4.8 million shares from 1.5 million
Eli Lilly isn't wasting any time capitalizing on its $6.5 billion buyout of ImClone Systems. Lilly says it is planning new human trials on up to eight of the ImClone cancer programs it acquired,
Personalized cancer treatment took a giant step forward today. FDA has OK'd a label change for Erbitux and Vectibix, narrowing the indication for advanced colon cancer. The label now recommends the
Cancer-fighting star Erbitux saw its near-term prospects dim yesterday when FDA asked for more data to support the treatment's use against head and neck cancers. This, after Bristol-Myers Squibb and