Tue, 22 Dec, 2015
The urgent need for greater openness and accountability in the murky world of vaccine trials is borne out by today’s front page report showing the public was kept in the dark about a previously unknown trial carried out on Irish children during the 1960s.
Mon, 01 Dec, 2014
GlaxoSmith Kline, a major manufacturer of anti-diabetes drugs, has decided to sell its Lucozade and Ribena brands — a move that coincides with the release of a major study that shows drinking one can of fizzy drinks a day increases the likelihood of contracting diabetes by 20%.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2013
Drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline was today accused by the UK's competition watchdog of paying off firms to delay the launch of cheap versions of its antidepressant treatment in a move that denied the British National Health Service “significant” cost savings.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2013