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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.


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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.


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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 […]


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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.



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.



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.


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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.


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 […]


Outgoing Pfizer CEO to Receive About $9.6 Million

NEW YORK (AP) _ Outgoing Pfizer CEO Jeffery B. Kindler will receive about $9.6 million in cash, plus stock incentives, as part of his compensation after abruptly leaving the drug developer after nearly five years […]


Pfizer Makes $200 Million Initial Payment in Insulan Deal

NEW YORK (AP) _ Pfizer Inc. has agreed to pay an initial $200 million to the Indian biotechnology company Biocon Ltd. for the right to sell its insulin products. The world’s biggest drugmaker by revenue […]