About 35,000 people waved towels and banged inflatable noisemakers as Primerica Inc.’s co-Chief Executive Officer John Addison walked across the stage of the Georgia Dome in front of exploding fireworks.
Angelina Jolie’s decision to have a double mastectomy is fueling debate among the thousands of women at risk of developing breast cancer who want to know how, if and when to have their breasts removed.
Merck & Co.’s Schering-Plough unit must face a challenge to its agreement with competitors to keep generic versions of its drug K-Dur off the market, an appeals court ruled, reversing a lower-court antitrust decision.
Vivus Inc.’s shareholders are poised to reap an 88 percent windfall in a takeover after the company’s weight-loss drug moved one step closer to winning approval to treat America’s 78 million obese adults.
Merck & Co. , the second-biggest U.S. drug company, lost a U.K. court bid to reinstate its European patent for the glaucoma treatment Cosopt after a successful challenge by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd .
Rajat Gupta, the ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc. director accused of giving inside information to fund manager Raj Rajaratnam about that company and Procter & Gamble Co., may face additional allegations he passed tips, prosecutors said.