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The Next Apple Will Be Found In LED Lighting

<b>Published on</b> May 20th, 2013 | <i>by Guest Contributor</i><p>4<p>May 20th, 2013 by <b>Guest Contributor</b><p>Who doesn’t wish they had invested in Apple when it was $16 a …

FDA Approves GlaxoSmithKline And Theravance COPD Drug

(Updates with details, share price)<p>By Toni Clarke<p>May 10 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a condition often associated with smoking that can include emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or both.<p>The drug, Breo, is an …

GlaxoSmithKline Shuts Australia Site

SYDNEY–GlaxoSmithKline PLC said it would close an Australian tablet-packaging facility and lay off 120 workers, joining a string of manufacturers that have shut factories, slashed jobs and relocated production overseas in response to high labor costs and a strong local currency.<p>The U.K.-based …

GlaxoSmithKline

FDA approves Glaxo/Theravance drug for COPD lung disease | Reuters

(Reuters) - The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a condition often associated with smoking that can include emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or both.<p>The drug, Breo, is an inhaled treatment made by British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline …

U.S. to Fund Glaxo's Research on Antibiotics

Concerned about the need to fight antibiotic resistance and possible bioterrorist attacks, the U.S. government will give drug maker GlaxoSmithKline PLC up to $200 million over the next five years to help fund research into new antibiotics.<p>The emergence of so-called superbugs—new bacteria that are …

Public Health

Seminário sobre Farmácia e Biotecnologia tem lugar em Basileia, em Agosto. As despesas estão incluídas e as candidaturas terminam a 24 de Maio

Distribuir<p>A Novartis está à procura de estudantes universitários portugueses para representar o país na edição deste ano do BioCamp, de 25 a 28 de …

Novartis CEO: Here Are 3 Things Big Pharma Must Do To Survive

Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez has consistently argued that the industry needs to make big changes in order to survive in the long run, like redefining blockbusters and getting paid for positive outcomes instead of just transactions.<p>His own company just came face to face with one of the industry's big …

Doctors Call Out Novartis For Insane Pricing On Cancer Drug

Novartis has been in the news lately for the lawsuit filed against it by the US government for kickbacks it allegedly gave to doctors for prescribing …

Novartis drug Ilaris® approved by FDA to treat active systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis, a serious form of childhood arthritis.

• <i><br>Ilaris® (canakinumab) is the first interleukin-1 beta inhibitor for the treatment of SJIA and the only treatment approved specifically for SJIA that</i> …

Novartis gets FDA green light for new Ilaris indication

<b>The US FDA has cleared another indication for Novartis' fast-growing immunotherapeutic Ilaris, this time giving the nod to its use in a severe form</b> …

Novartis Sued by U.S. for Fraud Over Payments to Pharmaci

Novartis AG was sued by the U.S. for alleged health-care fraud, saying the company paid kickbacks to pharmacies for switching transplant patients to …

Novartis cancer drug patent bid rejected by Indian court in landmark ruling

India's supreme court has rejected drugmaker Novartis AG's attempt to patent a new version of a cancer drug in a landmark decision that healthcare …

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Philips StarMaker Wireless Microphone and Bluetooth Speaker review: Philips karaoke kit doesn't hit the right notes - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Karaoke kit for iPad boasts wireless Bluetooth microphone and speaker; free StarMaker app handles karaoke functionality onscreen.<p><b>The Bad</b> Without an adapter, 30-pin dock connector only works with iPad 3 and older iPads; voice delays from the Bluetooth microphone reduce the fun; there are …

Gear & Gadgets

Narcolepsy link to Glaxo vaccine poses challenge for FDA | Reuters

(Reuters) - Growing evidence of a link between GlaxoSmithKline Plc’s pandemic flu vaccine and an increase in narcolepsy cases among children who received it in Europe, is giving pause to health regulators weighing approval of a similar vaccine in the United States.<p>The first shipment of pandemic …

How to profit from Glaxo and Astra’s troubles

The current turmoil in the large UK pharmaceutical companies is presenting a massive opportunity for investors in the biotech sector, according to …

Actualités en temps réel et info en direct

L'accord compétitivité sera adopté dans la journée chez Renault

Après l'engagement des syndicats CFE-CGC, CFDT et FO le 12 mars, l'accord de compétitivité qui prévoit une augmentation du travail en contrepartie du …

Économie

La gamme "Entry" restera la valeur montante de Renault en 2013

La marque au losange prévoit de dépasser la barre du million de véhicules de sa gamme "Entry" vendus cette année. En 2012, ces véhicules (marque …

Automobile

Le Cac 40 en repli, Renault freiné par une dégradation d’analyste

La Bourse de Paris cède du terrain dans un marché en mal de catalyseur pour entretenir le récent rally. Total et Sanofi figurent parmi les principaux …