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Logo of Swiss drugmaker Roche is seen at its headquarters in Basel

Roche’s Tecentriq, Trailing Rival Drugs, Lifts Lung Cancer Survival

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters)  A drug cocktail with Roche's Tecentriq added two months to small-cell lung cancer patients' lives, according to a study, aiding the...
U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo and President Trump listen during cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington

Swiss, German Drugmakers Join U.S. Price Freeze

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters) European drugmakers Roche, Bayer and Merck KGaA became the latest companies to freeze prices in the United States for the...
A man walks past a sign at an AstraZeneca site in Macclesfield

AstraZeneca, Merck Eye $1 Billion Boost from Cancer Drug Success

By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) AstraZeneca's oncology business received a boost on Wednesday as results of a clinical trial showed its drug Lynparza helped women...
Logo of Swiss drugmaker Roche is seen at its headquarters in Basel

Study Preserves Hopes for Roche’s Tecentriq in Lung Cancer

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters)  Swiss drugmaker Roche's hopes of having the first immunotherapy cocktail to be approved as an initial treatment for an aggressive form...
The logo of Danish multinational pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk is pictured on the facade of a production plant in Chartres

Novo’s Pioneering Diabetes Pill Beats Victoza, Januvia in Tests

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) Novo Nordisk's experimental diabetes pill, which it hopes will transform the diabetes market, has proved superior to both Merck & Co's Januvia and...
The logo of Merck is pictured in this illustration photograph in Cardiff

Merck’s Keytruda Shows Promise in Treating Advanced Melanoma

(Reuters) Merck & Co Inc said on Monday long-term data from its cancer immunotherapy Keytruda showed promise in treating advanced melanoma patients, a day...