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Biogen announces $5 billion buyback days after shelving Alzheimer's trials

Biogen said on Monday it would buy back shares worth $ 5 billion, days after its stock slumped on the drugmaker’s announcement to end two Alzheimer’s disease trials. Biogen had lost more than $ 18 billion of its value last week after the company and partner Eisai ended two late-stage trials of their experimental Alzheimer’s… Read More »

FDA Announces Sweeping Plan To Review Safety Of Surgical Staplers

Use This Story This story can be republished for free (details). The Food and Drug Administration announced a sweeping plan on Friday to review and address the safety of surgical staplers, including a new examination of seven years’ worth of hidden reports highlighted Thursday in a Kaiser Health News investigation. In a letter sent to… Read More »