Articles by Pfizer
23andMe and Genentech Tie-up to Find Parkinson’s Treatments
January 09 2015 12:45 AM
Genetics startup 23andMe has tied up with Genentech, a unit of Roche, to find a treatment for Parkinson's, which affects about 1 million people in the United States.
5 Helpful Baby Apps Every Parent Should Use
December 18 2014 3:52 PM
These apps will make parenting a little easier
Pfizer Proposed Payout to Parkinson’s Drug Victims
December 10 2014 1:35 PM
Pfizer proposed a compensation payout to Parkinson’s disease patients who have been distressed by risk-taking behaviours and consequences after taking the Parkinson's drug.
Sex In The City Actress Kim Cattrall Embraces Menopause
October 01 2014 4:01 PM
Kim Cattrall is the spokeswoman for TuneInToMenopause.com which teaches women to embrace menopause.
Top 5 Highest-Earning Golfers in the World
September 26 2014 12:54 AM
Here are the top 5 highest-earning golfers in the world.
Mayweather Promotions Extends Services to Cater to the Fans in the Hispanic Community
August 08 2014 4:25 PM
Mayweather Promotions has retained the services of Pinta, a cross-cultural marketing firm, with offices situated in Miami, New York, and Los Angeles.
Prescription Drugs Sales to Reach $1 Trillion Before 2020
August 05 2014 11:56 AM
With many products nearing patent expiration, prescription drug sales are expected to surpass the $1 trillion mark by 2020, EvaluatePharma reported in its 7th edition World Preview report.
Ian Somerhalder: Vampire Diaries Actor Talks about The Anomaly, Describes Film as Memento Meeting The Bourne Identity
July 01 2014 1:32 PM
Actor and director Noel Clarke is back with the sci-fi thriller film “The Anomaly” which stars “The Vampire Dairies” actor Ian Somerhalder. In a recent interview, the 35-year-old actor talked about his latest film, the character he portrayed and what made him do the movie project.
Forbes Global 2000: Biggest Drug Companies of 2014; Pfizer Tops List
June 25 2014 3:19 PM
The Forbes Global 2000 ranks annually the top 2,000 public companies in the world as assessed by Forbes magazine on the basis of sales, profit, assets and market value and has been published from 2004 onwards.
Medication With 'Docetaxel' Leaves Patients Drunk
June 24 2014 2:11 PM
Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an alert about three patients who have reported they feel intoxicated after taking in docetaxel, a chemotherapeutic drug.
Plan to Create World’s Largest Drug Company Fizzles as AstraZeneca Rejects $119 Billion Offer from Pfizer
May 20 2014 8:38 AM
American drug giant Pfizer's plan to create the world's biggest pharmaceutical firm was thwarted on Monday when British medicine manufacturer AstraZeneca turned down Pfizer's offer of $119 billion.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 5/6/14
May 06 2014 9:32 AM
In US economic data, the ISM services index rose from 53.1 to an 8-month high of 55.2 in April, and above forecasts for a result near 54.1. The employment trends report rose from 117.5 to 118.0 in April.
Global Markets Overview – 4/22/14
April 22 2014 9:35 AM
There have been some very interesting corporate developments over the Easter break around corporate auctions. AstraZeneca, the UK's second largest pharmaceutical company, received a takeover bid from US giant Pfizer, Newmont Mining and Barrick Gold are in talks for a 'merger of equals' as US medical company Allergan is under interest from investment activist William Ackman - a deal which is believed to be worth over US$50 billion.
LinkedIn: Required Skills To Land In Top 25 ‘Most Wanted Employers’ Firms
October 22 2013 4:25 PM
Who would not want to work for big companies like Google, Apple, Microsoft and Facebook? But how could one get a job in these "most wanted employers' companies?"
Google and Apple Tops the LinkedIn’s List of ‘Most in Demand Employers’ of 2013
October 21 2013 5:24 PM
Planning a career? Here is something that will help you chalk down a plan. LinkedIn, the social networking Web site for professional purposes has recently unveiled their list of “Most in Demand Employers, 2013.” The valuable listing of the top employers can help you identify the path to follow to fulfill your ambitions.
Most In-Demand Employers of 2013: Apple Inc. at No. 2
October 18 2013 2:24 PM
Apple Inc. landed no. 2 at LinkedIn’s Most In-Demand Employers of 2013
Sex Gone Wrong: Man Agrees to Penis Amputation After Overdosing on Viagra
September 25 2013 1:21 PM
A Colombian man agrees to penis amputation after overdosing on Viagra pills. The 66-year-old man, who requested to have his name withheld, went to the hospital to have his penis checked after experiencing continuous erection for several days.
Piers Morgan Offered $1 Million to Survive 1,000 Vaccine Shots
September 24 2013 2:48 PM
Piers Morgan has been offered $1 million if he will agree to be injected with 1,000 off-the-shelf vaccine shots within a two-week period.
Thai Commercial Becomes One Of The Most Tearjerking Ads Of All Time [VIDEOS]
September 23 2013 9:22 AM
Before you even watch this Thai commercial, you must be warned to have a box of tissues ready.
Arsenic Being Intentionally Added to Conventional Chicken
May 31 2013 7:51 AM
The old saying, "You are what you eat," poses troubling implications for public health in light of a new study on chicken meat, which found that most of it contains dangerously high levels of toxic arsenic.