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  • FDA approves Biogen's MS drug Plegridy

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Biogen Idec says that federal regulators have approved the specialty drugmaker's new treatment for people with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. The company said Friday that the Food and Drug Administration cleared the injectable drug, dubbed Plegridy, after...

  • Alabama high court upholds generic drug decision

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Brand-name drug makers can be held liable for warnings on a generic medication even if it was produced by another company, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled Friday, standing by an earlier decision that business leaders viewed as a defeat. The all-Republican court was...

  • FDA clears Avastin for late-stage cervical cancer

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved Genentech's Avastin for a new use against late-stage cervical cancer, the seventh indication for the blockbuster biotech drug. The FDA approved the drug late Thursday for women with cervical cancer that is persistent, recurrent or...



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