Chinese police have detained a man for allegedly spreading false bird flu rumors on social media, Reuters reports.

Biopharma has encountered more critics than cheerleaders as it has cautiously edged into social media, but Boehringer Ingelheim has recently won a high-profile…

Drugmakers normally want to see a positive stock market reaction to the release of their clinical trial data, but such a surge has landed Medivir in trouble…

When Pfizer came to set up its Twitter account in 2009, the social network was already a big deal, with users sending 100,000 tweets per hour when Michael…

The FDA has moved tentatively into the world of smartphones and social media, with its guidance often lagging behind industry expectations and its own…

Clinicians have found help from a new mobile app to gauge risks of coronary events in patients with heart disease, guiding them in designing treatment plans.

Treato CEO Ido Hadari has been trying to convince pharma companies that his startup's software offers advances from so-called "social media…

When Sanofi began work on its mobile iBGStar glucose monitor three years ago, Apple's iPhone was the dominant smartphone on the market. And last year…