A hedge fund run by a famed investor says it has taken a large stake in Amgen and now wants the biotech drugmaker to consider splitting up into two.
Shares of some top biotechnology companies were up at the close of trading: Amgen Inc. rose $6.58 or 4.8 percent, to $144.09.
Dietary supplements containing potentially dangerous prescription drug ingredients may still be for sale even years after safety recalls, a study found.
Tens of thousands of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines could be available for "real-world" testing in West Africa as soon as January as long as they are deemed safe, a top World Health...
A second defendant has pleaded guilty in a case alleging that a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive recall processed and distributed tainted beef.
Shares of some top pharmaceuticals companies are up at 10 a.m.: Baxter International Inc. rose $.07 or .1 percent, to $68.01.
Shares of some top medical devices companies are up at 10 a.m.: Allergan rose $4.94 or 2.8 percent, to $184.19.