[FRANKFURT] Bayer agreed to acquire British biotech firm KaNDy Therapeutics Ltd for an initial US$425 million to strengthen its women's healthcare business with a prospective non-hormonal...

[NEW YORK] The federal agency that announced a US$765 million loan to Eastman Kodak less than two weeks ago said the offer is on hold pending probes into allegations of wrongdoing.

[BENGALURU] Pfizer said on Friday it signed a multi-year agreement to make Gilead Sciences' antiviral drug remdesivir in a bid to ramp up supply of the Covid-19 treatment.

[TOKYO] Japan will buy 120 million doses of AstraZeneca Plc's experimental Covid-19 vaccine from early next year, its health minister said on Friday, adding that domestic pharmaceutical firms...

[HONG KONG] In the fight against the coronavirus, a vaccine trial is almost always a boost for pharma stocks.

[BEIJING] Shenzhen Kangtai Biological Products will produce AstraZeneca's potential Covid-19 vaccine in mainland China, the British drugmaker said on Thursday, its first deal to supply one of the...

CATALIST-LISTED iX Biopharma has received a second notice of allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) which enhances intellectual property (IP) protection for the...

[NEW JERSEY] Johnson & Johnson's Spravato has been approved as the first antidepressant for actively suicidal people, as doctors are becoming increasingly concerned about Covid-19's effect on...

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SHARES of pharmaceutical company iX Biopharma sank nearly 10 per cent on Wednesday, after it proposed a private placement of about

[LONDON] Britain has signed a deal for up to 60 million doses of a potential coronavirus vaccine being developed by Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), it said on Wednesday, its latest such...