The Industry

October 2007
Pharmaceutical Representative;Oct2007, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p10
The article offers news briefs related to pharmaceutical industry. Merck & Co. Inc. has agreed to acquire San Diego-based NovaCardia Inc. Cell Therapeutics Inc. is buying U.S. marketing, sales and development rights to Biogen Idec's Zevalin. Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Depomed Inc. have announced a copromotion agreement for Depomed's ProQuin XR, an extended-release treatment for uncomplicated urinary tract infections.


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