Although the FDA provided advice to drug companies during the trial period of since-approved medications, much of it was ignored.
Merck & Co., one of the world’s top developers and sellers of vaccines, has entered a partnership with a small drug developer to research and manufacture a potential Ebola vaccine now in initial patient testing.
Conflict-of-interest policies now restrict interactions between drug reps and doctors but nurses and other medical personnel still get gifts.
Men who are bashful about needing help in the bedroom no longer have to go to the drugstore to buy that little blue pill.
A microchip that monitors bacterial growth in 3D is being used to study the effectiveness of drugs.
Following the record $3 billion penalty GlaxoSmithKline will pay for inappropriately marketing drugs, 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl talked exclusively to a former employee at the center of the case.