About 4.4 billion prescriptions filled in the U.S. in 2016; Sanofi and Ablynx reach I-O deal; biotech M&A slows in H1
Amgen and Teva raise prices of leukemia drugs twice this year; Roche acquires diabetes app; docs use Snapchat to share patient scans
Healthcare networks instigated a broad set of changes in a grand embrace of non-pharma business that diversified revenue streams and took specialist agencies out of their comfort zones.
The agency founded by Olivier Zitoun in 1999 has been snapped up as part of LiquidHub's push to offer multi-disciplinary capabilities.
Sanofi is not in a hurry to make a deal; Spicer says Trump supports Medicare drug price negotiations; HCV market is shrinking, Gilead execs say
J&J to buy Actelion for $30 billion; Pfizer fights advertising ban related to Advil; almost half of women with breast cancer report severe side effects
Endo settles pay-for-delay charges; Trump signs order withdrawing U.S. from TPP; administration considers Patrick Soon-Shiong for healthcare role
J&J's CEO may be right. Customers of all kinds are demanding change.
Takeda to acquire Ariad for $4.6 billion, Merck pairs with Incyte for Keytruda combo drug collaboration; Sanofi announces autoimmune research deal
J&J in talks to buy Actelion; Novo Nordisk pulls ads on Breitbart News; Takeda to market Ninlaro in Europe
J&J's experimental RA drug has mixed results in clinical trial; Novartis reportedly considers buying generics maker; Donald Trump names healthcare transition team leader
GSK files for FDA approval of shingles vaccine; Chinese drugmaker reportedly files for largest IPO since 2013; Sunovion completes deal to buy Cynapsus
GSK names new CEO; the FDA approves first Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug; Sanofi files Lantus patent lawsuit against Merck
The new SVP and GM of health believes that the Dentsu Aegis deal would provide scale and efficiencies.
MannKind plans to develop inhalable epinephrine; lawmakers accuse Mylan of evading paying higher Medicaid rebates; NICE rejects Roche's cancer drug
Pfizer's commercial expertise in urology and oncology could help propel Medivation's Xtandi to new heights.
Mergers and acquisitions targeting digital and data capabilities increased 60% to $1 billion in the first half of 2016.
BIO report finds success rate in Phase-I is 10%; Dunsire departs Forum after failed trials; the FDA issues two warning letters
Pfizer and Allergan call off merger; the FDA approves second biosimilar; NEJM comes under fire
Four best-selling drugs in the U.S. had their prices increase by 100% since 2011; Gilead acquires NASH asset; Lilly's unveils CETP inhibitor data
Shire buys Baxalta, creates world's largest rare-disease drugmaker; drug prices continue to climb; immunotherapy coalition is formed
Private equity firm TPG Growth invested in the healthcare services company, which plans to use the funds to expand its capabilities and reach.
The deal not only creates the world's largest drugmaker but also one of the world's largest advertisers.
The consultancy purchased Boomerang Pharmaceutical Communications, its sixth acquisition in the past 12 months.
Pharma M&A expected to continue in 2016; Mylan receives government subpoena about marketing and pricing for doxycycline; KaloBios acquired rights to experimental drug to treat Chagas disease
The deal is estimated to bring in $2 billion in operational synergies, in addition to further commercializing Allergan's products outside the US.
Pfizer/Allergan merger creates world's largest drugmaker; Turing cuts Daraprim price for hospitals; CVS to cover Amgen's PCSK9 inhibitor
AstraZeneca and Sanofi to share compounds in rare agreement; FDA advisory committee votes against bladder cancer drug; Allergan may buyer in Pfizer deal
Pfizer reportedly nears deal with Allergan; health insurers are to blame for rising healthcare costs, according to report; a new fund seeks to invest in digital bio start-ups
Shire said it will acquire Dyax, which markets Kalbitor; Citron doesn't plan to release any additional allegations against Valeant; Myriad Genetics launches social-media campaign