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Jul 01, 2015, 10:00 ET
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U.S. FDA Approves Alternate Confirmation Test for Essure® Permanent Birth Control

 Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of transvaginal ultrasound (TVU) as an...

Jun 17, 2015, 02:30 ET
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Bayer to Present New Data on Copanlisib in Hematological Malignancies

 Bayer HealthCare will present latest data from its investigational compound copanlisib at the 13th International Conference on...

Jun 16, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Bayer HealthCare and Johns Hopkins University Collaborate to Develop New Ophthalmic Therapies

Bayer HealthCare and The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore have entered into a five-year collaboration agreement to jointly develop...

Jun 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Afaxys and Bayer HealthCare Form Alliance to Expand Access to Contraception in the Public Health Sector

Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has entered into an alliance with Afaxys, Inc., a pharmaceutical company focused on serving women in the...

Jun 01, 2015, 10:16 ET

Survey Shows Most Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer Ignore their Symptoms as Disease Progresses[1]

 While men living with advanced prostate cancer experience a range of symptoms like severe or unexplained pain, difficulty walking or climbing...

May 26, 2015, 11:05 ET
Soccer Star Christen Press Teams Up with Coppertone

Coppertone® Teams Up With Soccer Stars Christen Press, Kelley O'Hara, Graham Zusi And Matt Besler To Inspire Daily Sun Protection

 Bayer Healthcare, the makers of Coppertone®, kicked off an exciting multi-year deal with U.S. Soccer and the National Women's Soccer...

May 21, 2015, 08:01 ET
Chad Malpass, DVM, 2015 National Winner of the Bayer Excellence in Communication Award; Photo Credit: Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine

27 veterinary schools receive $70,000 in scholarship funding from Bayer

Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health today announced that Chad Malpass, DVM, a 2015 graduate of Tuskegee University School of...

May 19, 2015, 13:12 ET
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New Data Show Need for Improved Monitoring for Pulmonary Hypertension Following Pulmonary Embolism

Results from a retrospective cohort study presented today at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2015 International Conference in Denver...

May 15, 2015, 09:47 ET

Bayer to Present Data on Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension at ATS 2015 International Conference

 Bayer HealthCare will present data investigating pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary...

May 13, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Bayer to Highlight Latest Oncology Research at ASCO 2015

 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today the Company's line-up of oncology research to be presented in a scientific forum at the...

May 11, 2015, 11:18 ET
Bayer's Breathless Moments Contest Winning Photo taken by Patricia Middings of Chester, N.J.

Chester, N.J. Woman Wins Bayer's Breathless Moments Contest

 Bayer is pleased to announce the winner of Breathless Moments, a photo contest designed to raise awareness about chronic...

May 04, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Bayer Licenses Investigational ISIS FXI(Rx) from Isis Pharmaceuticals to Develop and Commercialize for the Prevention of Thrombosis

Bayer HealthCare (Bayer) has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) on ISIS-FXIRx, an antisense...

May 01, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Five-Year Follow-Up Study Further Supports Effectiveness and Safety of the Essure® Procedure as a Non-Surgical, Non-Hormonal Option for Permanent Contraception

Bayer HealthCare announced today that a study published online this week in The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology reinforces findings from...

Apr 22, 2015, 10:30 ET

FDA Accepts Filing of BETACONNECT™* for Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Patients Taking BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b)

 Bayer is pleased to announce today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the filing for Bayer's...

Apr 17, 2015, 12:49 ET

World Hemophilia Day: April 17, 2015: Bayer Joins Leading International Organizations to Empower Future Leaders in Hemophilia, Hematology and Thrombosis

 In recognition of World Hemophilia Day and the global need for education about hemophilia, Bayer HealthCare will host an inaugural...

Apr 15, 2015, 08:00 ET

Bayer HealthCare Invests $100 Million in New Product Testing Facility to Support Emerging Generations of Hemophilia Treatments

 Bayer HealthCare today announced a $100 million investment in its Berkeley, Calif. manufacturing site to build a product testing facility...

Apr 14, 2015, 02:30 ET
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Bayer Advances Clinical Development Program for Investigational Cancer Drug Copanlisib

 Bayer HealthCare today announced the expansion of its global clinical development program for the investigational oncology compound...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:15 ET

Bayer HealthCare Expands Collaboration with Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard to Develop Therapies for Cardiovascular Disease

 Bayer HealthCare (Bayer) has expanded its collaboration with the Broad Institute of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and...

Mar 20, 2015, 08:00 ET
At the first signs of your allergies, doctors recommend taking one Claritin every day of your allergy season for as long as your allergy triggers remain for continuous relief that is powerful, non-drowsy and lasts 24 hours.

Claritin® Teams Up with Grammy Award-Winning Superstar Kelly Rowland to Kick Off the Spring Season!

 Bayer HealthCare, the makers of Claritin®, the #1 selling non-drowsy allergy brand and Proud Sponsor of Spring, has teamed up with Grammy...

Mar 05, 2015, 12:13 ET
Help Bayer Help America's Heroes!

K9 Advantix® II from Bayer helps K9s For Warriors give a new leash on life to American military heroes and shelter dogs

K9 Advantix® II from Bayer and K9s For Warriors today launched a three-month campaign that will enable dog owners to support Iraq and...