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Bristol-Myers suffered another setback when the pharma giant said it would not seek accelerated approval for a combination of two immunotherapy drugs as a treatment for newly diagnosed lung cancer.
1/20/17 8:17AM
CoLucid will be acquired for $46.50 per share, a 33% premium to the stock's closing price Tuesday.
1/18/17 7:53AM
The same Neurocrine drug, valbenazine, is currently under review at the FDA as a treatment for the movement disorder tardive dyskinesia.
1/17/17 4:19PM
There are 250 Duchenne patients starting the process to receive reimbursement and treatment with Exondys 51, Sarepta says.
1/10/17 10:33AM
The $5.2 billion takeout of Ariad Pharma was the biggest news from the closely followed healthcare conference.
1/9/17 3:55PM
Vertex Pharmaceuticals is often mentioned as a takeover target, but the company is evaluating potential acquisitions and partnerships of its own to diversify beyond cystic fibrosis.
1/9/17 1:15PM
Results from two studies of next-generation "correctors" for cystic fibrosis, expected in the second half of 2017, will be stock-moving events.
1/8/17 5:01PM
Next week the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference becomes the hottest spot in biotech and pharma.
1/7/17 10:13AM
A federal judge has banned the sale of Regeneron's cholesterol-lowering drug Praluent, handing a surprise and overwhelming victory to Amgen and its competing drug Repatha in a long-running patent lawsuit.
1/6/17 5:50AM
RBC Capital Markets biotech analyst Michael Yee takes a swivel-headed approach to fundamental research.
1/5/17 11:04AM
Every January at 'JPM,' investors take the pulse of the biotech industry for the coming year.
1/5/17 6:21AM
The Lexington, Mass.-based biotech company said Tuesday that an experimental treatment for glaucoma failed to fully demonstrate superiority over placebo in a phase III clinical trial.
1/3/17 8:42AM
Adam Feuerstein compiles a list of questions, thoughts, declarations, catalysts and observations about biotech stocks to help investors prepare for the year ahead.
1/3/17 6:35AM
TheStreet's biotech columnist offers his own report card on biotech stocks.
12/22/16 11:20AM
A look back at the year's worth of Adam Feuerstein's biotech tweets.
12/22/16 9:24AM
Acadia Pharmaceuticals uses scant, mediocre clinical data to justify moving Nuplazid into a late-stage clinical trial of Alzheimer's disease psychosis.
12/20/16 9:48AM
Akebia's vadadustat is designed to stimulate the production of red blood cells (and the oxygen-carrying molecule hemoglobin) by mimicking the body's reaction to high altitudes.
12/20/16 7:01AM
Biogen promoted its current Chief Commercial Officer Michel Vounatsos to become the biotech company's next CEO.
12/19/16 5:25PM
Clovis will market the new drug under the brand name Rubraca.
12/19/16 11:16AM
The negative investor sentiment for health care stocks in 2016 presented a particularly challenging environment to accomplish anything well. Each of these CEOs met the challenge and succeeded.
12/19/16 9:10AM
The Loxo phase II 'basket' study of larotrectinib is expected to complete patient enrollment in early 2017 and report results in the second half of the year.
12/19/16 7:31AM
Agios owns the full rights to both drugs in the PKD development program, which makes them particularly important to the company.
12/15/16 4:01PM
By acquiring Claris, Baxter expects to launch seven to nine new generic injectable medicines each year over the next several years.
12/15/16 9:51AM
There was plenty of shame to spread around, but Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' loathsome mix of arrogance, incompetence and duplicity makes her the Worst CEO of 2016.
12/14/16 10:52AM