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  • Botox maker Allergan adds 'double-chin' drug with $2.1B deal

    Botox maker Allergan adds 'double-chin' drug with $2.1B deal
    Botox maker Allergan Plc. is buying Kythera Biopharmaceuticals for about $2.1 billion, adding a drug that destroys fat cells and eliminates the cosmetic condition referred to as "double chin". The Dublin drugmaker will pay $75 per share in a cash-and-...
  • Botox maker Allergan buying Kythera, developer of double chin treatment

    Already hoping to erase your wrinkles, Allergan now wants to do away with double chins. The Ireland-based drug company, seller of Botox anti-wrinkle injections, agreed Wednesday to pay $2.1 billion in cash and stock for Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Inc....
  • Blue Bell: Listeria source likely ID'd at Oklahoma plant

    Blue Bell Creameries believes the listeria found at its Oklahoma facility is likely linked to a non-sanitary room, though the company has not been able to pinpoint a single source for the contamination at its Texas plant, according to a report released...
  • Partly employee-owned firm specializes in fluid transfer

    SOUTHHAMPTON, Pa. Ken Baker, 61, is CEO and majority owner of New Age Industries, based in this suburb about 15 miles north of Philadelphia. The family business makes and sells high-purity plastic tubing and hose as well as sanitary fittings and hose...
  • MannKind stock jumps on positive report about inhaled insulin

    MannKind stock jumps on positive report about inhaled insulin
    MannKind Corp., the Valencia maker of inhaled insulin that had been battered on Wall Street this year, is finally getting some good news. The company's stock has soared since an analyst released a report that offered a bright outlook for its inhaled...
  • Teva accuses Mylan of 'desperate attempt' to suppress bid

    Teva Pharmaceutical says rival generic drugmaker Mylan is engaging in a "desperate attempt" to keep its board and shareholders from considering Teva's $40 billion-plus takeover offer. The claim, delivered Monday in a letter to Mylan, was the latest...
  • Teva Pharmaceutical says its offer to buy Mylan is 'strong and serious'

    PITTSBURGH Teva Pharmaceutical Industries on Monday responded to Mylan's letter of last week, saying that contrary to doing little more than "meddling," its offer to buy Mylan is "strong and serious." Teva's more than $40 billion proposal "offers...
  • Pozen making $146M acquisition and will move to Ireland

    Pozen, a U.S. specialty drugmaker that has struggled to get its cardiovascular drug approved, will buy a Canadian company and move its headquarters to Ireland. Shares jumped 26 percent Monday. Pozen, which is now based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina,...
  • Cardinal Health paying $1.1B for pharmaceutical distributor

    Cardinal Health will spend about $1.12 billion to buy pharmaceutical distributor The Harvard Drug Group in a deal that aims to build its generic and over-the-counter drug businesses. Cardinal said Friday that its purchase of the privately-held company...
  • Emmaus couple charged with making meth

    Emmaus couple charged with making meth
    A couple's purchases of large quantities of an over-the-counter medication led Lehigh County narcotics officers to a meth lab at their Emmaus home, authorities said. Lehigh County Drug Task Force agents served a search warrant at 6:05 a.m. Thursday at...
  • Feds: Florida doctor gave cancer patients unapproved drugs

    A Florida oncologist was charged Thursday with giving cancer patients medications, included chemotherapy drugs, from other countries that were not approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration. Federal health officials said patients at East Lake...