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Adventures of an accidental entrepreneur

15 June 2016  Business

India needs to break out of its colonial mindset and tap into its innovative potential, says Biocon chief Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw


Harvard settles with ex-student over drug royalties

28 June 2016 Business

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Student claimed university forced him to accept unfair cut in patent deal

Teva sells off products in preparation for Allergan merger

27 June 2016 Business

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Generics deals with Impax, Dr Reddy’s and Sagent aimed at satisfying competition authorities

EU poised to legislate endocrine disruptor definition

23 June 2016 Business

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The European Commission’s newly proposed standards to identify endocrine disruptors face industry opposition

BASF boosts coatings with Chemetall buyout  

$3.2bn purchase from Albemarle continues BASF’s efforts to expand and refocus its coatin...

US biotech director accused of insider trading  

Biostatistics chief at Akebia charged with securities fraud

Metals boss admits illegal export plot  

Global Metallurgy chief conspired to export restricted metals to Iran

Judge voids Merck & Co’s $200m patent claim  

‘Serious misconduct’ kills case over Gilead’s hepatitis C drugs

Westlake Chemical to buy rival Axiall  

US chemical manufacturer Axiall acquired by Westlake Chemical for $3.8 billion, after its ...


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