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November 13, 2018 8:34 AM Sobi buys rights to AstraZeneca infant drug for $1.5 billion upfront

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca (AZN.L) has taken another step to refocus on priority drugs by selling U.S. rights to a treatment for infant lung infections to Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (SOBIV.ST) for an upfront fee of $1.5 billion. Around 130 AstraZeneca staff will transfer to Sobi as the Swedish company, widely known as Sobi, takes over marketing of the treatment 124

November 2, 2018 11:31 PM Novartis abandons effort for U.S. approval of biosimilar rituximab

(Reuters) - Novartis International AG said on Friday that its Sandoz division is abandoning an effort to gain U.S. regulatory approval for a biosimilar of rituximab, a medication used to treat certain cancer and rheumatoid arthritis. The decision comes after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sought additional information to support the company’s 135

November 2, 2018 8:15 PM Ex-'Good Day LA' Host Jillian Barberie Jokes About 'Spectacular' Boobs After Cancer Diagnosis

Jillian Barberie has the most awesome way of saying, "F**k cancer" -- on the heels of announcing she's been diagnosed with breast cancer, she's celebrating her girls ... and yes, that means her boobs. The former Fox personality -- for "Good Day LA" and FOX NFL -- tweeted Thursday ... just as she got the news ... that she had cancer in one breast, and it had spread 57

November 1, 2018 9:14 PM Jillian Barberie Reveals She Has Breast Cancer, Will Undergo Double Mastectomy

The actress and TV host revealed on Twitter Thursday that she received medical test results back, which confirmed that she has cancer in her right breast. “Results back. It’s cancer in my right breast but also it has spread to my lymph node,” she wrote. “Appointment at Bedford Breast to assess everything.” The former Good Day L.A. co-host also shared 112

November 1, 2018 2:34 PM Poet Jorie Graham receives prize from Library of Congress

NEW YORK – Poet Jorie Graham is receiving an award from the Library of Congress. Graham is this year's winner of the Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry, the library announced Thursday. She was cited for her 2017 collection, "Fast," in which Graham wrote of her battle with cancer and the global crises of war and ecological damage. Graham 60

October 31, 2018 7:06 PM Late music icon Aretha Franklin's home listed for sale

'Queen of Soul' passes away after battle with pancreatic cancer; Fox News looks back at the life and legacy of the music legend. Aretha Franklin's 4,148-square-foot (385-square-meter) brick Colonial-style house in Bloomfield Township is listed for $800,000. It offers five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and access to the gated community's pool and tennis courts 94

October 25, 2018 8:41 PM Retailer selling $5,000 'Unicorn Jumpsuit' Halloween costume featuring 2,400 Swarovski crystals for charity

Tipsy Elves' new — and "most extra" — offering comes studded with 2,400 Swarovski crystals. (Tipsy Elves) A costume retailer is getting ready to debut what it’s calling the most “extra” Halloween costume ever — and all for a good cause. Tipsy Elves has partnered with Swarovski to create its new $5,000 Swarovski Unicorn Jumpsuit, which is pretty much exactly 136

October 23, 2018 9:18 PM Behind Bayer’s Tough Defense of Roundup

Company pioneered innovative product-liability defense approach over a decade ago Bayer AG’s $63 billion acquisition of Monsanto Co. this year made the German drug and chemicals company the world’s biggest supplier of crop seeds and pesticides—and brought it thousands of lawsuits alleging Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide causes cancer. But Bayer has a history 82

October 23, 2018 5:45 AM Britain's AstraZeneca to buy 9.8 percent stake in France's Innate Pharma

PARIS (Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca will buy a newly issued equity stake of 9.8 percent in smaller French peer Innate Pharma, as consolidation intensifies in the healthcare sector. AstraZeneca will buy the stake via around 6.26 million new shares being issued to it at a price of 10 euros per share, the companies said on Tuesday. Innate Pharma 133

October 23, 2018 2:36 AM Giant Inflatable Colon Worth $4000 Stolen Ahead of a Cancer Event in Kansas

A massive inflatable colon mysteriously disappeared in Kansas and now officials at the University of Kansas Cancer Center but it is no laughing matter. Last week, the $4,000 inflatable colon — which weighs a whopping 150 pounds and is 10 feet long — was stolen from the bed of a pickup truck parked in Brookside, Kansas. The blow-up model, owned by the Cancer 2165