PhillyPharma Archive: May, 2012

GSK takes $2.6 billion offer to Human Genome Sciences shareholders

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GlaxoSmithKline said Wednesday morning it would play a bit more hardball with Human Genome Sciences as the British drugmaker tries to absorb... Read more

Abbott pleads guilty, $1.5 billion fine sets new record - for now

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The Justice Department, 49 states and the District of Columbia announced that Abbott Laboratories had pleaded guilty to criminal charges and... Read more

FDA to review drug intended for HIV prevention

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Preventing HIV/AIDS has been a goal since the disease was recognized in the 1980s. On Thursday, for the first time, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration... Read more