GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (NYSE:GSK), AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) will collaborate in a �180 million research project to tackle growing threat from bugs' resistance to antibiotics.
... a microbiologist at Indiana University in Bloomington. She led teams that developed five bacteria-fighting drugs beginning in the 1970s in laboratories that are now part of AstraZeneca Plc, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Johnson and Johnson and Pfizer Inc.
Doctors expect the generic version of Plavix, called clopidogrel, will initially cost about $1 a day. That compares with the wholesale cost of $6.44 a day for brand-name Plavix and similar prices for Eli Lilly & Co.
London, 28th May 2012 - Today, Merck Serono announced that they will provide Pliazon�, a cream for the treatment of skin reactions, free to all UK patients undergoing anti-EGFR antibody therapy for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).
Cookson Group Plc CKSN.L may break up into its two major divisions in an effort to improve shareholder returns and is to admit a partner from activist shareholder Cevian to its board, the British industrial materials supplier said.