Pharmaceutical Executive-12-10-2008

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

December 10, 2008

At its annual business briefing, Merck surprised analysts with the announcement that it would be launching a new business in the biologics sector in an effort to create generic biotech drugs.

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

December 10, 2008

It's beginning to look a lot like layoffs. Lilly and Sanofi-Aventis announce sales rep cuts amid an economic downturn and the holiday season.