Alkermes Corporate Presentation to be Webcast at the 31st Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Posted: January 2nd, 2013  |  Company/topic: Alkermes
Alkermes plc NASDAQ ALKS announced today that its corporate presentation will be webcast live at the 31st Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Tuesday Jan. 8 2013 at 800 a.m.

AstraZeneca PLC Aims to Treat Cancer With Tiny Pieces of Gold

Posted: December 27th, 2012  |  Company/topic: AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca's (NYSE: AZN) oncology unit in Waltham is reportedly working with a Maryland company, CytImmune, to develop a method of delivering cancer drugs using gold nanoparticles. The Boston Globe r…

AstraZeneca PLC and Fudan University to Collaborate on Cardiovascular Disease

Posted: December 20th, 2012  |  Company/topic: AstraZeneca
by Richard Daverman, PhDDecember 19, 2012 -- AstraZeneca will collaborate with Fudan University to discover the mechanism behind leonurine, a TCM product derived from Herba Leonuri that is used to tre…

Shire plc ADHD Drug Elvanse Close to Europe Approval

Posted: December 19th, 2012  |  Company/topic: Shire
Shire Plc (SHP) won backing to sell its attention deficit drug Vyvanse in eight European countries, paving the way for the companys top-selling treatment in the U.S. to be marketed in Europe. The U.K.