FDA approves first nebulized LAMA COPD treatment; more than 2,000 cancer immunotherapies in development; FDA issues 3D-printing guidance
The FDA suspends three Keytruda studies; drug and device makers gave $8 billion in payments to providers in 2016; Opdivo beat Yervoy in skin-cancer trial
Putting aside the hype around combination immunotherapies, concerns remain about overall response rates for these drugs.
FDA approves Merck/Lilly combo for lung cancer; new PhRMA requirements result in expulsion of 22 members; Pfizer to pay Sangamo $7 million for gene therapy programs
Sales of Merck's Keytruda double in the first quarter; the FDA approves AstraZeneca's immunotherapy; Lilly's insulin is under investigation in two states
GSK warns Advair generic competition may affect business in 2017; Lilly plans to meet FDA about baricitinib; FDA warns companies selling 'illegal' products
Opdivo/Yervoy combination shows improved survival for melanoma patients in trial; global immunotherapy market likely to reach $75 billion by 2022; Mylan expands EpiPen recall
Lilly to invest $850 million in the U.S.; President Trump gives GOP leaders ultimatum on healthcare bill; Pfizer, Merck KGaA receive FDA approval for Bavencio
GOP unveils ACA replacement; Trump is working on new drug-pricing system; researchers to study thousands of immunotherapies
GSK files for FDA approval of shingles vaccine; Chinese drugmaker reportedly files for largest IPO since 2013; Sunovion completes deal to buy Cynapsus
Roche gets FDA approval for immunotherapy Tecentriq; insurers are sued for discrimination; the FDA proposes yanking generic ADHD drugs from market
FDA leader says drugmakers should develop more novel drugs; Merck to acquire Afferent for $1.25 billion; Colombia demands lower prices for Gleevec
Manufacturers team up to study drug combinations, a strategy expected to advance the category.
Bristol-Myers Squibb considered immunotherapy market leader; McKesson buys two cancer-care companies; Bayer names new CEO
The biotech company is working with the foundation and Brown University to develop new regimens for the socially stigmatized condition.