A major deal in the pharma space, Teva says it will buy Allergan's generics business in a deal worth a little over 40 billion dollars. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the details.» Read More
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on the recent drop in biotechs and whether it is a threat to the overall market.
CNBC contributor Barbara Ryan of Clermont Partners, discusses whether biotech is a good place to be right now, and how investors
JERUSALEM, March 25- Israeli biopharmaceutical company BioLineRX Ltd said on Wednesday an early stage trial for a drug that uses stem cells to treat leukaemia and other blood cancers met all safety and efficacy goals. Current stem cell treatments require four or five days of injections of material from a donor to get into the bloodstream, but BioLineRX said its...
TEL AVIV/ FRANKFURT, March 12- Two years after scientists cooked up the first test tube beef hamburger, researchers in Israel are working on an even trickier recipe: the world's first lab-grown chicken. Professor Amit Gefen, a bioengineer at Tel Aviv University, has begun a year-long feasibility study into manufacturing chicken in a lab, funded by a non-profit...
Eric Schmidt, Cowen & Co. biotech analyst, thinks biotech will continue to be a great business and will move higher. Insight, with Geoff Porges, Sanford Bernstein.
Feb 20- Europe has approved the Western world's first medicine containing stem cells to treat a rare condition caused by burns to the eye, marking a milestone in the use of the technology. Holoclar, from privately held Italian company Chiesi, was given a marketing green light on Friday by the European Commission for treating so-called limbal stem cell...
A new antibiotic-resistant "superbug" may have contributed to the deaths of 2 patients at Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center. What companies may be on track to combat the deadly virus, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
New DNA evidence says significant chunks of humanity may carry genes from a few powerful men, including Genghis Khan.
Caterpillar and 3Ms' poor earnings performance "spooked investors", however tech and healthcare are expected to save the earnings season, says Christine Short, senior vice president at Estimize.
Biotech stocks in the U.S. have outperformed significantly over the last three years -- and this can continue, says Matthew Roden, executive director of biotechnology equity research at UBS AG.
Biopharma executives at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference talk about this year's biggest challenges.
Sam Waksal, former Imclone Systems CEO, reveals how the ImClone scandal has impacted his life.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell, and Sam Waksal, Kadmon founder & chairman, discusses his role in the company.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell, and Sam Waksal, Kadmon founder & chairman, discuss plans to take the biotech company public.
Dr. George Scangos, Biogen Idec CEO, discusses new therapies in multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease and pain.
Anne Wojcicki, co-founder and CEO of genetic-testing startup 23andMe, discusses the new deals with Pfizer and Genentech.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell speaks to Robert Hugin, Celgene chairman & CEO, about the company's ambitious long-term guidance and broad-based drug pipeline.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell speaks to John Lechleiter, Eli Lilly CEO, about the strength and outlook for the health care sector, and what new drugs he's most excited about.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides insight to the debate over transparency from biotech companies. Biotech investor Brad Loncar, thinks this is just an awareness issue.
The biotechs were one of the best performing sectors for 2014. Can it work wonders for 2015? Cramer gives his top players in the biotech space.