Jun 17, 2014 The race to find a synthetic replacement for the blood of horse shoe crabs.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 6, 2014 Turns out prescription drugs and over-the-counter drugs are two very different businesses.
Feb 20, 2014 How a small pharmaceutical company triumphed over the pressures of Wall Street and 'big pharma.'
Feb 19, 2014 Marketplace Datebook for February 20, 2014
Feb 10, 2014 The U.S. has a new ambassador to China, who'll have to face challenges in getting Chinese and American businesses to play nice. And in New Orleans, learning music by watching the feet.
Dec 19, 2013 Generics have a 50 percent bigger markup in comparison with brand-name drugs.
Dec 17, 2013 GlaxoSmithKline says it will stop paying doctors to prescribe its drugs and will stop rewarding its sales reps for higher sales. The company has tested the approach in the U.S., judging salesmen on their medical and business knowledge, instead of how many drugs they sell.
Dec 12, 2013 Author and historian Maureen Ogle dives headfirst into the history of American meat production in her new book "In Meat We Trust."
Nov 13, 2013 New guidelines on the use of statins to lower cholesterol hold the promise to dramatically increase the number of Americans who take those drugs.