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June 4, 2008

Marlborough, Mass.-based pharmaceutical company Sepracor has shelled out $50 million for a Canadian drug manufacturer,...

June 4, 2008

Nationwide big-box chain Wal-Mart is expanding its presence in the health-care industry....

June 4, 2008

MultiCare Health System, which runs the hospitals Tacoma General, Mary Bridge Children’s, Allenmore and Good...

June 3, 2008

Allergan announced today that it intends to file an application with the Food and Drug...

June 3, 2008

A review of seven studies has found the antibody drug Xolair to be cost-effective in...

June 3, 2008

AstraZeneca has submitted a supplemental application to the Food and Drug Administration for approval of...

June 3, 2008

Barr Laboratories is facing a patent infringement lawsuit after filing an application to make a...

June 3, 2008

China’s State Food and Drug Administration has granted approval to China Sky One Medical to...

June 3, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration is conducting a safety review of tumor necrosis factor blockers,...

June 3, 2008

First DataBank, a provider of integrated databases of information about medications, has agreed to pay...

June 3, 2008

The Federal Trade Commission has announced the approval of staff comments regarding proposed regulation of...

June 3, 2008

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has signed legislation to mandate the use of electronic prescription technology...

June 3, 2008

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has submitted comments to the House Energy and...

June 3, 2008

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has released a plan for...

June 2, 2008

The clinical software company Allscripts has announced that its merger deal with Misys Healthcare, a...

June 2, 2008

Yesterday, according to published reports, Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter vetoed a bill that was intended...

June 2, 2008

CVS Caremark’s PBM business continues to gain market share as the company appears to have...

June 2, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency have joined together to pilot...

June 2, 2008

A new report has shown that men and women appear to differ in how they...

June 2, 2008

Patients with Parkinson’s disease may soon have a drug that relieves some of the tremors...

June 2, 2008

The Coalition for Affordable Prescriptions, which consists of several pharmaceutical companies and organizations, is lobbying...

June 2, 2008

Despite pleas from chain and independent pharmacy groups and the Generic Pharmaceutical Association, the U.S....

June 2, 2008

According to a study performed by the Urban Institute, the uninsurance rate for Massachusetts adults...

June 2, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has treated its 500,000th patient since...

June 1, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has granted fast track designation to Wyeth Pharmaceuticals’ 13-valent pneumococcal...