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Jul 25, 2014, 02:30 ET

Bayer and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Report Phase 3 Trial Results of NEXAVAR® (sorafenib) in Patients with Advanced Breast Cancer

 Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc., an Amgen subsidiary (NASDAQ: AMGN), today announced that an investigational Phase 3 trial of...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Phase III Investigational Trial of Azelaic Acid 15% Foam Meets Both Co-Primary Endpoints in Subjects with Papulopustular Rosacea

 Bayer HealthCare today announced positive results from a Phase III trial that evaluated a 15% foam formulation of its compound azelaic acid...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Mike Weir to swing for arthritis at the RBC Canadian Open

Introducing ALEVE® Birdie Alert for arthritis. A donation* of $1,000 per birdie $2,000 per eagle, and $10,000 for a hole in one will be made...

Jul 21, 2014, 09:00 ET  #TheTimelineProject (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

The Timeline Project™ Helps Millennial Women Illustrate Path To Achieving Their Life Goals

 Bayer HealthCare today announced the launch of The Timeline Project™ - an engaging online community and tool intended to ignite a...

Jul 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Life Raft Group and Bayer HealthCare Present GIST Awareness Day on Sunday, July 13

 To raise awareness about gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST), the Life Raft Group, a leading GIST advocacy organization, designates Sunday,...

Jul 01, 2014, 09:03 ET
quellin(TM) (carprofen) soft chewable tablets help veterinarians alleviate the pain associated with canine osteoarthritis. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

Bayer introduces first FDA-approved soft chew in canine osteoarthritis pain management

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health is pleased to announce the launch of quellin™ (carprofen) soft chewable tablets to help alleviate the...

Jun 23, 2014, 06:13 ET

Bayer HealthCare and Dimension Therapeutics to Develop Novel Gene Therapy for Hemophilia A

Bayer HealthCare (Bayer) and Dimension Therapeutics, a company focused on developing novel adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene therapy...

Jun 12, 2014, 09:01 ET

FDA approves Bayer's Gadavist (gadobutrol) Injection as the first magnetic resonance contrast agent for evaluation of breast cancer in the United States

 Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for Gadavist®...

Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
New Bayer Inserter for Mirena and Skyla (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals)

Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Introduces New Bayer Inserter For Mirena® (Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine System) 52 Mg

 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. today announced Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a new inserter for Mirena®. Bayer...

May 15, 2014, 08:06 ET
National winner and University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine senior, Katherine Nadolny, receives the second annual Bayer Excellence in Communication Award (BECA).  Left to right: Dr. Neil C. Olson, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine; Katherine Nadolny, BECA National Winner; Dr. Ronald Cott, Associate Dean for Student & Alumni Affairs; Dr. Adrienne Willette, Veterinary Technical Services, Bayer (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare Animal Health)

Bayer Awards Students at 27 Veterinary Schools $70,000 in Scholarship Funding

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health today announced that Katherine Nadolny, a senior at the University of Missouri's College of Veterinary...

May 14, 2014, 17:00 ET

Data from Bayer Oncology Portfolio and Pipeline to be Presented at ASCO 2014

 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that data from its oncology portfolio, including NEXAVAR® (sorafenib) tablets,...

May 14, 2014, 08:56 ET
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Bayer HealthCare extends access to clinical trial data

Bayer HealthCare announced today that it will start sharing data from its clinical studies through the internet portal...

May 13, 2014, 08:03 ET
Bayer's K9 Advantix(R) II and K9s For Warriors are partnering together, enabling pet owners to support veterans of post-9/11 conflicts who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

Bayer's K9 Advantix® II partners with K9s For Warriors to help transform the lives of veterans and shelter dogs

Bayer HealthCare's K9 Advantix® II and K9s For Warriors today announced a partnership that will enable pet owners to support veterans of...

May 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

FDA Approves Bayer's Kogenate® FS Antihemophilic Factor VIII (recombinant) for Routine Prophylaxis in Adults with Hemophilia A

 Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for Bayer's Kogenate® FS...

May 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Bayer Receives National Organization of Rare Disorders (NORD) Honor at "Portraits of Courage" Celebration

 Bayer HealthCare was honored by the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) at their annual "Portraits of Courage" Celebration in...

May 02, 2014, 10:45 ET

Bayer Employee Named Rising Star by Healthcare Businesswomen's Association

Bayer HealthCare is pleased to announce that Nancy Cheesman  has  been named a 2014 Rising Star by the Healthcare Businesswomen's...

May 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
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A Handbag Essential That May Help Save a Life: Bayer HealthCare and WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease Launch Year Two of Handbags & Hearts

Each year in the U.S., nearly 300,000 women have heart attacks,i yet most women's handbags are better prepared to manage a broken nail (55%) or bad...

Apr 30, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Defy Aging from the Inside Out: Bayer HealthCare's Citracal Launches Beauty is Bone Deep

 Women have been fighting the superficial signs of aging since the beginning of time. But while they are nipping, tucking, moisturizing and...

Apr 25, 2014, 08:07 ET
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Bayer Introduces 'Your Ride With a Legend' Educational Program for Horse Enthusiasts

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health is introducing the "Your Ride With a Legend" educational program. This program is designed to give equine...

Apr 24, 2014, 08:30 ET
Bayer Receives CancerCare Award at 70th Anniversary Celebration Gala (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

Bayer Receives CancerCare® Honor at 70th Anniversary Celebration Gala

 Bayer HealthCare was honored by national non-profit CancerCare at their 70th Anniversary Celebration Gala in New York City on April 23. The...