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Sep 06, 2013, 09:30 ET
Bayer HealthCare Launches "Chatty Cat Challenge" to Find Out What Keeps Cats Healthy and Happy.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

Bayer HealthCare Launches "Chatty Cat Challenge" to Find Out What Keeps Cats Healthy and Happy

 Bayer HealthCare Animal Health's Advantage® II for cats today launches the Chatty Cat Challenge, an opportunity for cat owners...

Aug 30, 2013, 02:30 ET

Bayer's Stivarga® (regorafenib) Tablets Approved in Europe

 Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONXX) announced today that the European Commission has approved...

Aug 27, 2013, 02:30 ET

Bayer and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce FDA Priority Review Designation of Nexavar® (sorafenib) Supplemental New Drug Application for the Treatment of Radioactive Iodine-Refractory Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ONXX) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Priority...

Aug 06, 2013, 15:18 ET

FDA Advisory Committee Unanimously Recommends Approval Of Bayer's Riociguat In Two Pulmonary Hypertension Indications

 Bayer HealthCare today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee...

Jul 22, 2013, 07:00 ET
"America's Cats: What We Don't Know Can Hurt Them."  Results of the Bayer Veterinary Care Usage Study III: Feline Findings.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health Division)

Bayer-AAFP study reveals half of America's 74 million cats are not receiving regular veterinary care

 A study conducted by Bayer HealthCare, in collaboration with the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), found...

Jul 17, 2013, 17:01 ET

The New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results from the Phase III ALSYMPCA Study of Xofigo® (radium Ra 223 dichloride) Injection

 Bayer HealthCare today announced that data from the pivotal Phase III ALSYMPCA (ALpharadin in SYMptomatic Prostate CAncer) trial of...

Jul 09, 2013, 09:42 ET

Bayer Announces 2013 Recipients of Bayer Hemophilia Awards Program

 Bayer HealthCare has announced the 2013 recipients of the Bayer Hemophilia Awards Program (BHAP). This year, the company awarded more than $2...

Jul 08, 2013, 04:28 ET

Bayer Initiates Phase III Trial of an Investigational Recombinant Factor VIII Compound in Children with Hemophilia A

 Bayer HealthCare today announced the company has started to enroll patients in an international Phase II/III trial to evaluate its...

Jul 01, 2013, 02:30 ET

Bayer and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce Submission of FDA and EMA Applications for Nexavar® (sorafenib) for the Treatment of Radioactive Iodine-Refractory Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

 Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ONXX) today announced the submission of a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to the...

Jun 18, 2013, 18:28 ET

Bayer HealthCare Animal Health Marks its 50th Anniversary in Shawnee, Kansas

 Bayer HealthCare Animal Health celebrated both the 50th anniversary of its Shawnee, Kansas animal health campus and Bayer's 150th...

Jun 02, 2013, 07:30 ET

Phase 3 DECISION Trial Investigating the Use of Nexavar® (sorafenib) Demonstrated Significant Improvement in Progression-Free Survival in Patients with Radioactive Iodine-Refractory Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced positive results from the Phase 3 DECISION...

May 16, 2013, 09:09 ET
Bayer AG Communications 51368 Leverkusen Germany Tel. +49 214 30-1 www.press.bayer.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare)

Strategic move to strengthen Consumer Care business: Bayer to acquire Steigerwald Arzneimittelwerk GmbH

Bayer signed an agreement Thursday to acquire 100% of the shares of Steigerwald Arzneimittelwerk GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany, a privately held...

May 15, 2013, 18:01 ET

Bayer to Present New Data Across Oncology Portfolio at ASCO 2013

Intended for U.S. Media Only -- Bayer HealthCare announced today that new data on the oncology portfolio, including Nexavar®...

May 15, 2013, 11:40 ET
Bayer receives U.S. FDA approval for Xofigo(R) (radium Ra 223 dichloride).  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.)

Bayer Receives U.S. FDA Approval for Xofigo® (radium Ra 223 dichloride) Injection as a New Treatment for Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer with Bone Metastases

Intended for U.S. Media Only -- Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved...

May 15, 2013, 02:30 ET

Bayer Initiates Phase III Trial of Stivarga® (regorafenib) Tablets in Patients with Advanced Liver Cancer

Bayer HealthCare announced today that patient enrollment is underway for RESORCE (Regorafenib after Sorafenib in Patients with...

May 10, 2013, 13:05 ET

Bayer HealthCare Committed to Growing Animal Health Business

 Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health division expanded their product portfolio and introduced seven products to the market as the...

May 10, 2013, 13:01 ET

Bayer Employee Named Rising Star by Healthcare Businesswomen's Association

Bayer HealthCare is pleased to announce that Carla Oliveira  has  been named a Rising Star by The Healthcare Businesswomen's...

May 08, 2013, 08:00 ET

Bayer to Present Data on Investigational Pulmonary Hypertension Compound Riociguat at ATS 2013

Bayer HealthCare announced today that data on its investigational pulmonary hypertension compound riociguat (BAY 63-2521) will be presented in a...

May 07, 2013, 17:30 ET

Don't Leave Home Without It: Vanessa Williams, Bayer HealthCare and WomenHeart Launch Handbags & Hearts to Urge Women to Make Over Their Handbags to Include Aspirin and Be Better Prepared for a Heart Attack

Bayer HealthCare, the makers of Bayer® Aspirin, WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, and actress, singer and...

May 07, 2013, 17:22 ET

Bayer commences cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of Conceptus, Inc.

 Bayer's planned acquisition of Conceptus, Inc., based in Mountain View, California (NASDAQ: CPTS) is entering its next phase: Evelyn...