Jun 16, 2014
The race to find a synthetic replacement for the blood of horse shoe crabs.
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 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.
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.
Nov 13, 2013
New guidelines say not to focus too much on your cholesterol levels.
Oct 8, 2013
Data show the vaccine is modestly effective against malaria.
Sep 26, 2013
It's not just a problem in developing nations either.