The U.S. Justice Department has completed its review of a proposed merger that would combine San Francisco-based drug distributor McKesson Corp.'s tech business with Nashville-based tech firm Change Healthcare.
The Obama administration is using its last few days in office to address a number of data privacy issues—most recently releasing a final rule that lifts a burden on scientists working with human subjects.
Thousands of people have died over the years from what originally was believed to be a heart attack when the actual cause was a massive pulmonary embolism, said Dr. Mahir Elder, a top interventional cardiologist who has developed a new diagnostic check for these types of emergency cases.
New York state will provide $17 million to Johnson & Johnson Innovation to open a 30,000-square-foot biotech incubator next year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.The incubator, JLabs @ NYC, will be located at the New York Genome Center in SoHo.
The Obama administration has released a final privacy rule that makes it easier to share the medical history of people undergoing substance abuse treatment in federally funded drug and alcohol treatment programs.