Valeant and ally Pershing Square prepared to take its $53.8 billion takeover bid for Allergan directly to shareholders.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell and Dr. Michael Giordano, senior vice president of oncology and immunosciences development at Bristol-Myers Squibb, discusses advances to cure melanoma and cancer research costs.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell and Roger Perlmutter, Merck Research Laboratories president, discuss the latest data on advanced melanoma and which new drugs are in Merck's pipeline.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell and Briggs Morrison, AstraZeneca CMO, discuss Pfizer's failed bid for AstraZeneca and the latest treatment for lung cancer.
Patients can try new once-a-day tablets that dissolve quickly under the tongue and raise tolerance to grass or ragweed pollen, much like the shots.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell and Daniel O'Day, Roche Holdings COO, discuss the latest developments in immunotherapy and treating bladder cancer.
GlaxoSmithKline has announced a $350 million deal with U.K. biotech company Adaptimmune which could be a "real shift" in the way cancer is treated, CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.
This year's biggest cancer conference begins tomorrow. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports why immunotherapy drugs will be a key theme with drug makers at ASCO.
GSK has invited private equity firms to consider making offers for a range of its older drugs, three people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
GlaxoSmithKline salespeople in China say the company won't reimburse them for bribes they were ordered to pay out of pocket. FT reports.
Men with ED may be able to avoid the awkwardness of a doctor's visit by buying Cialis without a prescription, under a new proposal. NYT reports.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports Sanofi and Eli Lilly announced an agreement to pursue regulatory approval of an over-the-counter version of erectile dysfunction drug Cialis.
Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International raised the cash component of its offer for Botox-maker Allergan by $10 per share.
Valeant is upping its offer for Allergan in a proposal that could now be worth more than $50 billion, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
GlaxoSmithKline says Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened a formal criminal investigation into its commercial practices.
Emilia Falcetti, Analyst, Japan Healthcare Equity Research at Cantor Fitzgerald, discusses whether Asian pharmaceuticals will follow their global peers in "ditching the diversification model."
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on the high cost of drug prices. Ezekial Emanuel, University of Pennsylvania; and Alex Brill, American Enterprise Institute, share their concerns and solutions for the issue.
Discussing the best stocks and sectors to own right now, with Peter Costa, Empire Executions, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
PTC Therapeutics skyrockets on a recommendation for approval in Europe for its Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy drug. CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides insight to the disease and treatment options. Shane Kovacs, PTC Therapeutics CFO, looks at the move in the stock.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports why drugs in the U.S. versus the rest of the world are priced differently.