Revenue for WPP's health and wellness, brand consulting, and specialist communications unit grew 2% in first quarter of 2018 to $1.47 billion.
Omnicom's healthcare revenue was up 2.7% in Q1
Warc anticipates global adspend growth this year to ring in at a healthy 4.7%, or $572bn (£410bn).
Shire considers splitting into two units; New Jersey finalizes physician-pharma gift limit; more biotech M&As expected in 2018
Pharma R&D return on investment falls to eight-year low; FDA approves Pfizer's biosimilar to J&J's Remicade; Novartis to downsize generics business
FDA develops resources about biosimilars for HCPs; Biogen negotiates royalties for experimental Alzheimer's drug; GSK Q3 sales driven by HIV, respiratory drugs
By comparison, Omnicom's client roster includes less consumer goods companies compared to rivals WPP and Publicis Groupe.
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Sanofi to sell five OTC drugs to Ipsen; Teva reports 33% revenue growth in Q4; Regeneron issued subpoena about support of nonprofits
Novo Nordisk CEO describes 'volatile' pricing environment; Lilly to cut 200 research and development jobs; pharma opts out of Super Bowl this year
Biogen completes hemophilia spinoff; old drug being tested as a prostate cancer treatment; Merck reports Q4 decline in revenue
Valeant to sell stomach-drug business for $10 billion; Pfizer reports growth in third quarter; sales of hep.-C drugs drive revenue down for Gilead Sciences
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