06/09/14 - 09:22 AM EDT
Johnson & Johnson and Abbvie were both reportedly interesting in buying Idenix but lost out to Merck, reports CNBC. Achillion shares are up almost 30% to $TK Monday as investors bet the losers in the Idenix sweepstakes may move on to the next target.READ FULL POST
06/09/14 - 08:27 AM EDT
With Gilead Sciences already marketing the hepatitis C pill Sovaldi and competition from Abbvie-Enanta Pharma and Bristol-Myers Squibb close behind, a lot of investors believed the hepatitis C drug race had transitioned to marketing and away from M&A. But Merck chief scientitist Roger Perlmutter is no dummy, so his decision to spend almost $4 billion on Idenix says the hepatitis C treatment market may have a much longer tail than many believed.READ FULL POST
06/05/14 - 01:42 PM EDT
Celgene CELG is once again partnering with billionaire drug executive Patrick Soon-Shiong. Next Tuesday, Celgene will announce a $25 million investment in NantHealth, a healthcare technology company founded Soon-Shiong, TheStreet has learned.READ FULL POST
06/05/14 - 08:30 AM EDT
On Wednesday afternoon during a presentation at an investor conference, Northwest Bio CEO Linda Powers once again offered conflicting language on the timeline for enrollment of 312 glioblastoma patients in the phase III study of the experimental cancer vaccine DC-Vax.READ FULL POST
06/03/14 - 07:39 AM EDT
Prepare now for the most epic, two-day FDA advisory panel sometime in the middle of 2015: Prosensa and Sarepta Therapeutics with their respective and competitive exon 51-skipping therapies against Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).READ FULL POST
06/02/14 - 03:20 PM EDT
We just got our first look at the clinical activity of Incyte's immuno-oncology candidate INCB024360 ('360) dosed at 50 mg and combined with Bristol-Myers Squibb's BMY Yervoy in melanoma patients. The Wall Street scrum around the Incyte poster was insane.READ FULL POST
06/02/14 - 11:23 AM EDT
I'm sure Northwest Bio thought it would raise its profile with a booth the size of a small Illinois town, but from an investors' perspective, the company was simply the brunt of guffaws over the weekend for wasting a ridiculous amount of money.READ FULL POST
06/02/14 - 06:54 AM EDT
It's Monday, so we get to see how investors react to a full weekend's worth of cancer drug data presentations at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting.READ FULL POST
05/30/14 - 02:01 PM EDT
Featured data presentations from Eli Lilly, Pharmacyclics and Clovis Oncology on the Saturday menu for the biggest cancer conference in the world.READ FULL POST
05/28/14 - 10:37 AM EDT
Aspen Investments and Zoi Potsi, a resident of Cyprus, declared a 9.65% ownership stake in struggling obesity pill marketer Vivus this morning and say they want to buy the rest of the company for $640 million.READ FULL POST
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