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Sep 16, 2014, 02:30 ET

Bayer and Orion Initiate Phase III Trial of ODM-201 in Men with High-Risk Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

 Bayer HealthCare and Orion Corporation, a pharmaceutical company based in Espoo, Finland, have begun to enroll patients in a Phase III trial...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Free VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - Mike Weir Takes a Swing for Arthritis

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY:  Eight-time PGA Tour...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
Bayer HealthCare LLC announces an exciting innovation in the nighttime pain reliever category with the launch of Aleve(R) PM, now available at retailers nationwide.  Aleve PM is the first over-the-counter (OTC) PM product with a safe sleep aid plus the 12-hour pain relieving strength of Aleve for pain relief that can last until the morning. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer HealthCare, LLC)

Bayer HealthCare Announces the Launch of Aleve® PM: The First and Only OTC PM Pain Reliever with a Sleep Aid Plus the 12-Hour Pain Relieving Strength of Aleve

Today, Bayer HealthCare LLC announces an exciting innovation in the nighttime pain reliever category with the launch of Aleve® PM, now...

Aug 13, 2014, 08:30 ET

Over 1,000 Medical Sites in the United States Now Licensed to Administer Xofigo® (radium Ra 223 dichloride) Injection

Bayer HealthCare Inc. today announced that, approximately one year following the national launch, over 1,000 sites in the United States have...

Jul 29, 2014, 08:00 ET

There's Something in the Water: Global Icon, Berocca®, Arrives on U.S. Soil with New Special Formula and Flavor

 Excitement is bubbling up nationwide and it's all about the fizz. Today, Bayer HealthCare announces the nationwide arrival of Berocca –...

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...