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Pfizer reports first-quarter 2016 results

PfizerPfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) reported financial results for first-quarter 2016 and updated certain components of its 2016 financial guidance. Reported revenues totaled $13.0 billion, an increase of $2.1 billion, or 20%, which reflects operational growth of $2.9 billion, or 26%, partially offset by the unfavorable impact of foreign exchange of $729 million, or 7%.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb reports first quarter financial results

Bristol-Myers SquibbBristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) today reported results for the first quarter of 2016, which were highlighted by strong sales for Opdivo, Eliquis and our hepatitis C franchise along with significant regulatory milestones and key data in Immuno-Oncology.

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One family's history of the rare condition Fabry disease through the generations

ShireIn recognition of International Fabry Awareness month, Shire has released the trailer for Our Fabry Family Tree, a short film series featuring a family who were unknowingly affected by Fabry disease for generations before genetic analysis shed light on a diagnosis of the rare condition.

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What's the secret to living a full life? A new global survey reveals family comes first

AbbottIf you have ever asked yourself, "What makes me feel most fulfilled?" you are not alone. Nearly 2 million people recently answered that question in a new survey by Abbott, the global healthcare company.

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Bayer off to a successful start in 2016

BayerThe Bayer Group got off to a successful start in the new fiscal year. "All segments posted gains in their operating performance," said CEO Dr. Marijn Dekkers when he presented the interim report for the first quarter on Tuesday. At Pharmaceuticals, Bayer again benefited from the very good development of its recently launched products.

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Merck brings international start-up-companies to Darmstadt and Nairobi

MerckMerck, a leading science and technology company, has announced the participants for its Accelerator Programs in Darmstadt and Nairobi. Almost 200 highly competitive applications from 47 countries were submitted for consideration.

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2016 Otto Bayer Award goes to Professor Dr. Dirk Trauner

BayerThe award-winner of the 2016 Otto Bayer Award has been named: the Board of Trustees of the Bayer Science & Education Foundation and the Scientific Committee for this award have presented Professor Dr. Dirk Trauner with the EUR 75,000 prize, one of Germany's most prestigious scientific accolades.

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