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Three investigations reveal the influence of industry money in patient advocacy groups, treatment guidelines, and Twitter feeds. 

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Novartis Buys US Drugmaker for Up To $665 Million

By | November 23, 2016

The Swiss pharma giant is acquiring Oklahoma-based Selexys Pharmaceuticals, a maker of drugs for inflammatory and thrombotic diseases.

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The Growth of Iowa Biotech

By | August 1, 2016

The state’s industry draws inspiration from medicine as well as agriculture.

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Jazz Pharmaceuticals is set to purchase Celator to acquire an experimental treatment for acute myeloid leukemia.

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Shire Buys Rare Disease Drug Developer

By | November 2, 2015

The Irish drugmaker is set to acquire the Massachusetts-based Dyax in a $5.9 billion deal.

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Daraprim Alternative

By | October 22, 2015

A specialty pharmaceuticals company announces plans to produce a toxoplasmosis drug containing the same active ingredient as the pill at the center of an ongoing drug-pricing controversy.

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Biotech Stocks Take a Hit

By | September 30, 2015

Some say the biotech bubble has burst over concerns that drug prices are too high—and may soon be regulated.

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TS Picks: September 8, 2015

By | September 8, 2015

Pharma edition

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Hearing Help

By | September 1, 2015

For decades, the only remedies for hearing loss were devices such as hearing aids or cochlear implants. Now, the first pharmaceutical treatments may be on the way.  

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Valeant Scoops Sprout for $1 Billion

By | August 24, 2015

The Canadian pharmaceutical firm is buying the American drugmaker behind the newly approved “female Viagra.”

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