World / Politics Dec 13, 2016

Trump eying venture capitalist Dr. Scott Gottlieb as FDA head

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, a partner at one of the world's largest venture capital funds and a former deputy commissioner at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, is being considered by President-elect Donald Trump to run the agency, according to sources close to the transition ...

Business / Corporate Jun 28, 2016

Drugmaker SSP to come under Sanofi's wing after asset swap

Japanese drugmaker SSP Co. will be put under the wing of Sanofi as the French health care titan and Germany's Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH announced an asset swap agreement Monday. Under the deal, Sanofi will acquire Boehringer's consumer health operation, including SSP, in exchange for its ...