Sanofi undeterred after Medivation spurns $9.3 bn bid

29/04/2016

Sanofi undeterred after Medivation spurns $9.3 bn bidRichard Staines

Sanofi has said it will continue pursuing cancer drug firm Medivation after the US company rejected a $9.3 billion unsolicited takeover offer. Medivation said its board had unanimously rejected the offer... Read more

EU regulators back Gilead's latest HIV combo pill

29/04/2016

EU regulators back Gilead's latest HIV combo pillRichard Staines

Gilead and Janssen's possible HIV blockbuster, Odefsey (emtricitabine+rilpivirine+tenofovir alafenamide) has been given the green light by Europe's top regulatory committee.The CHMP backed Odefsey, the second drug recommended by the committee... Read more

AZ looks to cancer drugs as Crestor nears generic cliff

29/04/2016

AZ looks to cancer drugs as Crestor nears generic cliffRichard Staines

Facing US generic competition to its cholesterol drug Crestor next week, AstraZeneca is cutting costs and pinning its hopes on a wave of new cancer drugs.In a Q1 results statement AstraZeneca said guidance for... Read more

Biosimilars firms hope US and EU guidance will stimulate markets

29/04/2016

Biosimilars firms hope US and EU guidance will stimulate marketsRichard Staines

Biosimilar manufacturers are awaiting guidance from US and EU regulators which could help stimulate uptake and development of these near-copy biologic medicines. Despite a US law creating an abbreviated development pathway for biosimilars... Read more

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