Pfizer

Pfizer (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

Pfizer Earnings Down From Last Year, Still Exceed Expectations

Pfizer’s second-quarter earnings plunged 79 percent from last year, when the world’s second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion, but results in the most recent quarter still edged analyst expectations.

07/29/2014

Pfizer (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

Pfizer Pulls Plug On Push To Buy AstraZeneca

Pfizer said Monday that it does not intend to make a takeover offer for British drugmaker AstraZeneca, pulling the plug for now on what would have been the largest deal in the industry’s history.

05/26/2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 -- Governor Dannel P. Malloy held a news conference on the Pfizer campus in Groton to announce that an agreement has been reached to put two vacant buildings on Pfizer’s Groton campus back into productive reuse as a bioscience innovation center for Connecticut United for Research Excellence (CURE) and as a new DAS state data center. (Credit: Governor Dannel Malloy's Office)

Connecticut, Pfizer Announce Use Of Groton Site

Connecticut and Pfizer Inc. have announced that two vacant buildings on the pharmaceutical company’s Groton campus will be used for bioscience research and the storage of state data.

04/02/2014

Pfizer (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

FDA Approves Pfizer Pneumonia Vaccine

Federal regulators have approved a vaccine for adults age 50 and older to prevent pneumococcal disease, including the most common type of pneumonia.

12/30/2011

Pfizer (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

Pfizer Will Help Educate About Risks Of Counterfeit Drugs

BY LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both […]

09/29/2011

Pfizer (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

Pfizer Credit Rating Slips

Credit rating agency Fitch says it is downgrading several credit ratings for pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. ahead of the loss of patent protection for its best-selling drug, Lipitor.

09/23/2011

pfizer

Pfizer Aims To Speed Drug Development Process

The world’s biggest drugmaker is starting a major research collaboration with Boston-area scientists meant to speed
up and improve the drug development process.

06/08/2011

pfizer

Pfizer Running First-Ever Internet-Based Clinical Study

Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. is running the first U.S. clinical study in which patients participate from home via the Internet, rather than repeatedly visiting a participating hospital.

06/07/2011

Pfzer blue sign Bill Pugliano Getty Images News 1 22 07

Pfizer To Cut 1,100 Jobs In State

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer says it will eliminate some 11-hundred jobs in southeastern Connecticut over the next year-and-a-half.

02/01/2011

Pfizer Pulls Blood Pressure Drug Off Market

NEW YORK (AP) _ Pfizer Inc. says it is pulling its blood pressure drug Thelin off the market and stopping all clinical trials because the drug can cause fatal liver damage. Thelin is sold in […]

12/10/2010

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 840 other followers