Metastasized breast cancer now has a new therapy on the market, though it remains to be seen whether noticeably dangerous side effects may prevent widespread use. Trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) or Kadcyla, produced by Immunogen [Nasdaq: IMGN], is a treatment that targets the HER2 prote
Last month, Santarus, Inc's Uceris for ulcerative colitis received FDA approval, and the company has announced a planned launch in March 2013. Santaurs has already begun adding 85 new positions to its sales staff in anticipation of Uceris’ future. The Uceris approval hopes to promise
The US Food and Drug advisory panel has voted for the preliminary approval of Invokana (canagliflozin), Johnson and Johnson’s new type 2 diabetes drug, in a 10 to 5 vote. On the table during the discussion for this potentially innovative drug was the concern
Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. [NASDAQ: ALXA] expects an FDA decision under the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) on the approval status of ADASUVE, being developed for schizophrenia or bipolar I disorder in adults.