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pharma-june19.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

Canadian stocks rose Wednesday after the nation legalized recreational marijuana and oil prices rebounded. The TSX Composite Index waas up 104 points to 16,420.95. Markets were in a better mood even after US Federal Reserve leader Jerome Powell noted "rising" concern from business leaders about...

The Canadian stock market is climbing in early trade Wednesday, as it attempts to bounce back from weakness at the start of the trading week. The majority of the Canadian sectors are trading in the green this morning, with healthcare and information technology stocks leading the way higher. Markets...

Canadian stocks may steady Wednesday morning along with oil prices and the U.S. market. Futures are pointing to modest gains despite lingering concerns about the U.S. trade squabbles. Marijuana stocks will be in focus after the Canadian Senate legalized pot. Fortune Minerals J(FT.TO) named John...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its major counterparts in early European deals on Wednesday, as fears over a US-China trade trade war faded and traders awaited U.S. existing home sales data later in the day. Helping ease concerns about the outlook for the world's second-largest economy, the People's...

pharma-daily-060618.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Alexion's progress in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria; Anika's disappointing results of CINGAL in osteoarthritis of the knee; timeline of Kala's submission of New Drug Application for KPI-121 0.25% for the treatment of dry eye disease; Marinus' Marigold study and Pacira's deal with China-based Nuance Biotech.

pharma-daily-061218.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

Canadian stocks fell Tuesday, hurt by slumping commodities and concerns about U.S. trade squabbles. The world is focused on the trade war between the U.S. and China, but President Trump continued to assail Canadian trade practices today. Dairy producer Saputo (SAP.TO) made headlines by agreeing...

The Canadian stock market is losing ground in early trade Tuesday. A pullback in commodity prices is weighing on the market this morning, as well as the sell-off in global equity markets on concerns over a trade war. Markets in Europe are trading solidly to the downside Tuesday. Profit warnings coupled...

legalmarijuana-june19.jpg Canada is a step closer to becoming the first G-7 nation to legalize marijuana nationwide after the House of Commons voted to allow recreational use. The bill will now go back to the country's Senate, which had already approved a version of the bill. On Monday, the House of Commons voted 205 to 82 in favor of the Bill C-45, known as the Cannabis Act.

The Canadian dollar dropped against its major counterparts in early New York deals on Tuesday amid falling oil prices, as fears over a global trade war intensified after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods worth $200 billion and Beijing vowed to "immediately"...

Canadian stocks are poised for a rough open Tuesday, unable to sustain gains from the previous session. Commodity prices have fallen sharply as the U.S. dollar strengthened. Rising interest rates and a brewing trade war between the U.S. and China have put a scare into global markets. Steel makers...

The euro drifted lower against its major counterparts in the European session on Tuesday, after the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi remarked that the bank would adopt a patient approach in determining the timing of the first-rate rise given increased uncertainty surrounding the bloc's growth...

fda-june15.jpg The bench to bedside journey of drugs is no easy task. Some drug candidates fail to complete the journey while many make it to the finish line only after undergoing numerous obstacles.

The Japanese yen gained ground against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Tuesday, as Asian shares fell after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened more tariffs on Chinese goods in an escalating tit-for-tat trade war between the world's two biggest economies. Trump threatened on Monday...

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