About 10 percent of congenital heart defects may come from spontaneous rather than inherited gene mutations, according to a study that offers new insight into a condition that can range from simple to severe.
President Barack Obama announced a U.S. campaign that may lead to new treatments for some of the least understood brain disorders, benefiting efforts by Pfizer Inc., Roche Holding AG and Eli Lilly & Co.
Howard Hughes Corp., the real estate company spun off last year from General Growth Properties Inc., bought an interest in a master-planned community in Texas from a unit of Morgan Stanley for $117.5 million.
Howard Hughes Corp., the real estate company whose chairman is hedge-fund manager William Ackman, reached a deal to redevelop Pier 17 at its South Street Seaport property, one of Manhattan’s most popular tourist areas.
Newspaper publisher Tribune Co. could end up being reorganized under the Chapter 11 plan filed on Sept. 17 by Oaktree Capital Management LP and Angelo Gordon & Co., whose funds hold what they say are several billion dollars in senior loan claims.