Company news: Daiichi Sankyo and GCI Health
North Shore-LIJ Health System named GCI Health as its PR agency of record. The company operates 15 hospitals in New York City and Long Island.
Novartis is apologizing to Japan after the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said the company had dragged its feet reporting adverse events for two of its cancer drugs.
The company is calling the move a withdrawal, as opposed to a recall.
The meningitis and encephalitis medications earned a combined $300 million last year.