Pfizer Inc., Eli Lilly & Co. and Novartis AG have dug an idea out of the pharmaceutical dustbin to create new medicines that are showing blockbuster potential against hard-to-treat forms of breast cancer.
Puma Biotechnology Inc. plunged the most ever after a company-sponsored study found only a suggestion of benefit with its experimental drug for breast cancer in one group of women whose tumors are driven by a specific protein.
Experimental breast cancer drugs from Pfizer Inc. and Eli Lilly & Co. slowed or halted growth of advanced tumors in studies, potentially adding a new treatment option for patients and top-selling therapies for the companies.
When the Reds and the St. Louis Cardinals take the field in Cincinnati Monday afternoon, they help kick off a Major League Baseball season that starts about five weeks earlier than the first Opening Day. At the inaugural opener of the American Association in May 1882, the Red Stockings lost to the Pittsburgh Alleghenys, 10-9.
Russia’s energy industry will be denied detonators from the U.S. used for oil and gas drilling as the Obama administration expands its response to the annexation of Crimea by suspending sales of goods with military uses.