Tag archive for ‘John Miller’
By news On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Givaudan turns to Haitian roots for anti-wrinkle ingredient

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss fragrance and flavors company Givaudan has begun recycling Haitian vetiver roots now used to make oil for fragrances More...

By news On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Tokyo court rejects Shire claim against Roche hemophilia drug

ZURICH (Reuters) – A Tokyo court has ruled that Shire’s claim against Swiss drugmaker Roche’s new Hemlibra hemophilia medicine should be dismissed, Roche’s Japanese subsidiary Chugai said on Wednesday, More...

By news On Monday, March 26th, 2018

Roche’s Tecentriq cocktail adds to lung cancer survival success

ZURICH (Reuters) – Roche’s Tecentriq immunotherapy combined with other drugs boosted lung cancer patients’ survival versus an older cocktail, the Swiss company said as it seeks an edge on Merck and Bristol-Myers More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Novartis readies to auction U.S. generic pills business: sources

(Reuters) – Switzerland’s Novartis AG (NOVN.S) is preparing to auction its U.S. generic pill business, looking to shed a unit that has struggled amid fierce price competition, people familiar with the More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Roche to buy Flatiron Health for $1.9 billion to expand cancer care portfolio

(Reuters) – Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG (ROG.S) said on Thursday it would buy the rest of the privately held U.S. cancer data company Flatiron Health Inc for $1.9 billion to speed up development and More...

By news On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Swiss probe rape allegation against Roman Polanski

ZURICH (Reuters) – A former German actress and model has told Swiss authorities that film director Roman Polanski raped her at his mountain chalet in 1972 when she was 15 years old, local prosecutors said More...

By news On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Roche eye drug fails late-stage trial in blow to pipeline

ZURICH (Reuters) – A drug Roche had hoped would prevent loss of vision and become a big seller failed a late-stage trial, leading some analysts to say on Friday it now had no future. Lampalizumab, which More...

By news On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Sonova plays catch up with Danish rivals on hearing-aid tech

ZURICH (Reuters) – Sonova on Thursday launched a new hearing aid that streams audio directly from wireless mobile devices as the Swiss company closes the gap to Danish competitors who pioneered similar technology. More...

By news On Friday, July 14th, 2017

Novartis stocks drug cabinet with Big-3 arthritis blockbusters

ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland’s Novartis is stocking up cheaper versions of the world’s top-selling arthritis medicines, hoping a broad portfolio gives it an edge on rivals with narrower offerings. More...