GSK's $5M to Philly groups helping kids eat better

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GlaxoSmithKline, which has about 1,000 employees in the Navy Yard, said Thursday it would give $5 million to nonprofit organizations with programs... Read more

Olivier Brandicourt leaves Bayer for Sanofi

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Olivier Brandicourt will leave Bayer Healthcare AG to become chief executive officer of Sanofi, which fired former GlaxoSmithKline executive... Read more

$7.3 million parting gift for now-former Teva executive

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Teva's leadership shuffling in the last few years was evident again Monday evening, when the Israel-based drugmaker filed with the Securities... Read more

Pfizer to buy Hospira for about $17 billion, including debt

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Pfizer said Thursday morning it will pay approximately $17 billion to acquire drugmaker Hospira, one of the pharmaceutical industry leaders in... Read more

With revenue declining, AstraZeneca buys rights to sell Actavis’ respiratory drugs in U.S., Canada

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Drugmaker AstraZeneca said Thursday morning that its fourth quarter revenue fell two percent and that it had paid $600 million for the rights... Read more

Chris Christie and Rand Paul aside, GSK's Andrew Witty joins vaccination debate

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New Jersey Gov. Christie and other likely Republican presidential candidates have struggled with consistency in their public positions regarding... Read more

Mother brought to tears hearing Johnson & Johnson's Risperdal tactics

Benita Pledger dabbed at her tears as she sat in a wooden chair outside a court room in Philadelphia's City Hall early Thursday evening. "I'm... Read more

Two vaccine arguments: So simple, so complicated

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We have at least two vaccine arguments raging - one with the epicenter in Disneyland and the other in developing nations. Good vaccines are... Read more