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Mirati matches Amgen with updated data for KRAS-blocking cancer drug

Mirati Therapeutics hopes to later this year win U.S. approval of only the second drug able to target tumors spurred by mutations in an elusive gene called KRAS. Upd...
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FDA sets back Novartis’ best chance at a COVID-19 drug

Dive Brief: Novartis is reevaluating its commitment to an experimental COVID-19 treatment originally developed by fellow Swiss drug company Molecular Partners afte...
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Lilly deepens research ties in China with biotech deal

Lilly's deal with Regor is another example of large pharmaceutical companies in the U.S. and Europe showing interest in Chinese biotechs for their research, rather th...
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Biohaven to seek FDA approval for second migraine drug after study success

While a smaller biotech company, Biohaven has succeeded in a market led by large pharmaceutical firms like Lilly, AbbVie and, in the preventive treatment setting, Amg...
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Biohaven’s pipeline takes a hit as drug for rare neurological disease falls short in trial

Biohaven has built itself into a nearly $10 billion company on the strength of its migraine drug Nurtec, which surprised Wall Street with second-quarter sales that we...
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In a first, FDA approves an ‘interchangeable’ biosimilar for diabetes

The promise of biosimilars — that competition would bring down the prices of complex biological drugs — hasn't materialized in the U.S. in the way many expected. Comp...
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Amgen, expecting higher demand for its medicines, to build plant in North Carolina

Facing increased competition for many of its top-selling drugs, Amgen is focusing on building its pipeline of drugs for the future, especially in the areas of oncolog...
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Amgen, Novartis’ closely watched migraine drug approved

Amgen and Novartis on Thursday secured Food and Drug Administration approval for Aimovig, the first regulatory thumbs up for a new class of migraine treatments ca...
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