PhillyPharma Archive: April, 2012

Monthly report gives mixed signals for health-care jobs

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The March jobs report from Challenger, Gray & Christmas had good and bad news for health-care categories. Challenger said companies in... Read more

FDA says more fake Avastin found in U.S.

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said doctors and health-care facilities should be aware that it has seen more counterfeit Avastin, the... Read more

Biomet's $280 million offer for DePuy trauma, helps J&J-Synthes deal

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Biomet, Inc., offered $280 million to Johnson & Johnson for the trauma segment of J&J's DePuy Orthopaedics unit, which will help satisfy... Read more

Express Scripts-Medco suit gets court hearing Tuesday

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A batch of lawyers are scheduled to argue on a conference call Tuesday morning, with the topic being Monday's acquisition of Medco Health Solutions... Read more

Judge: April 10 for hearing on request for injunction to stop Express Scripts-Medco deal

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Federal District Court Judge Judge Cathy Bissoon said Tuesday in Pittsburgh that she will hold a hearing April 10 to consider a request for... Read more

An FDA for the financial world?

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Gretchen Morgenson, a 2002 Pulitzer Prize winner, writes a must-read column in the New York Times Sunday business section. She often sheds... Read more