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53 min ago | Indianapolis Business News
Merck & Co. is putting the prevailing theory on the cause of Alzheimer's to a test with two studies in thousands of people that may, once and for all, determine whether the amyloid tangles that grow in the brain spur the disease or are simply an outgrowth.
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5 hrs ago | Business Wire
GRASTEK is the proposed trade name for the company's investigational sublingual tablet for the treatment of Timothy grass induced allergic rhinitis, with or without conjunctivitis, in appropriate adult and pediatric patients who are candidates for immunotherapy.
6 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
Danish pharmaceutical company ALK announced it had received unanimous support from a U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory committee for oral drug Gratsek.
9 hrs ago | Reuters
A panel of experts advising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said an oral drug made by Merck & Co was effective in treating grass pollen allergy but expressed concerns about the drug's safety in children.
11 hrs ago | Stanford
Peter S. Kim, who for the past decade has served as president of Merck Research Laboratories, will join the Stanford University School of Medicine faculty as a professor of biochemistry .
12 hrs ago | BioSpace
Merck: Allergopharma plans to invest a 40 million in production facility Reinbek, Germany, December 12, 2013 - The German pharmaceutical, chemical and life science company Merck broke ground today on a new production facility for its Allergopharma unit in Reinbek near Hamburg.
Research and Markets: Cough Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013 Report Features Players such as GlaxoSmithKline plc and Merck & Co.
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In a large Fosamax settlement, pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. Inc. has agreed to pay $27.7 million to about 1,200 plaintiffs who claimed the osteoporosis drug caused bones in their jaws to deteriorate.
Puerto Rico's drug manufacturing industry has no future unless utility costs and taxes are controlled, according to a regulatory expert.
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An oral immunotherapy aimed at grass and pollen allergies has a benefit and safety profile that supports its approval, according to briefing documents posted on Monday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ahead of a meeting by outside experts to discuss the drug.
Merck & Co has agreed to settle hundreds of lawsuits over jaw injuries allegedly caused by the osteoporosis drug Fosamax, lawyers disclosed at a court hearing Monday.
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