After failing to sell its animal health production facility in St. Joseph, MO, Bayer HealthCare confirmed on Tuesday that it would close the site.
German contract developer Evotec pocketed €8 million ($10 million) from its ongoing R&D collaborations with Bayer and Johnson & Johnson, capping a big year for the innovative company.
Bayer HealthCare is adding $25 million to Versant Ventures' new biotech fund--its fifth--and taking an advisory role with the investment group.
Fresh off the sales of its interventional device unit to Boston Scientific, Bayer Healthcare is showing renewed interest in med tech via its startup accelerator.
Bayer is joining the bandwagon of drugmakers getting in on clinical trial transparency, signing on to share some of its data with researchers but stopping well short of industry trailblazers.
Global pharma giant Bayer has inked a three-year deal with the University of Texas' MD Anderson Cancer Center to run clinical trials, matching its investigators with patient-serving oncologists in a deep-seated collaboration.
Shares of the Calabasas, CA-based biotech outfit shot up more than 25% to $42 midmorning on Tuesday after its Monday release on the results. The promise of ATX-101 could make Kythera a buyout target, an analyst from Cowen & Co. noted, and recommended buying the company's shares.
Bayer has again reached out to DKSH to expand its presence in Asia, this time tasking the Swiss company with helping it push its therapies in Singapore.
German contract researcher CRS has inked a deal with Bayer, signing up to conduct Phase I and II trials for cardiovascular and women's health treatments.
India's struggles to regulate its booming clinical research industry are well told, but now China could be headed down the same path, as a Beijing court has taken issue with how trial-runners pay compensation to patients.