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Dec 09, 2011, 03:00 ET

53.Jahrestagung der American Society of Hematology: Wachsende Evidenzgrundlage für VELCADE

Bahnbrechende 5-Jahres Nachbeobachtungsdaten zu VELCADE®  (Bortezomib) bei Patienten mit zuvor unbehandeltem multiplen Myelom...

Dec 09, 2011, 03:00 ET

Se construye la base de evidencias de VELCADE al tiempo que se presentan nuevos datos

- Se construye la base de evidencias de VELCADE al tiempo que se presentan nuevos datos en la 53 reunión anual de la American Society of...

Dec 08, 2011, 16:21 ET

Janssen Biotech, Inc. Announces Collaborative Development and Worldwide License Agreement for Investigational Anti-Cancer Drug, PCI-32765

 Janssen Biotech, Inc., one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), announced today that it has executed...

Nov 10, 2011, 14:00 ET

Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies Launch Healthy Minds Initiative to Spur Neuroscience Collaboration and Support Millions Suffering from Brain Disorders

Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson ("Janssen") today announced the launch of Healthy Minds, a comprehensive initiative to...

Nov 04, 2011, 13:43 ET

FDA Approves XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) to Reduce the Risk of Stroke and Systemic Embolism in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved XARELTO® to reduce the risk of stroke...

Oct 31, 2011, 08:00 ET

Supplemental New Drug Application Submitted to FDA for NUCYNTA® ER (Tapentadol) Extended-Release Tablets for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain

Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. (J&JPRD) announced today that it has submitted a supplemental New...

Sep 14, 2011, 09:00 ET
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New Survey Shows Moderate-to-Severe Acute Pain is Widely Undertreated, Especially Among Older Adults

A new survey shows almost half (44%) of U.S. patients in outpatient settings received potentially inadequate relief of moderate-to-severe acute...

Aug 26, 2011, 08:30 ET

NUCYNTA® ER (Tapentadol Extended-Release Tablets) Receives FDA Approval for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NUCYNTA® ER, an oral analgesic taken...

Aug 16, 2011, 09:00 ET
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Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Launches Online Tools on PrescribeResponsibly.com

New Offerings Provide Physicians with Resources for Safe, Appropriate Pain Management To assist healthcare professionals in managing their...

Jul 15, 2011, 08:43 ET

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement to Divest Ortho Dermatologics Division

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced a definitive agreement to divest the assets of its Ortho Dermatologics division in the U.S. to...

Jul 01, 2011, 17:23 ET

Multimedia: FDA Approves XARELTO® (rivaroxaban tablets) to Help Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis in Patients Undergoing Knee or Hip Replacement Surgery

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved XARELTO® (rivaroxaban tablets),...

Jul 01, 2011, 15:00 ET

FDA Approves XARELTO® (rivaroxaban tablets) to Help Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis in Patients Undergoing Knee or Hip Replacement Surgery

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved XARELTO® (rivaroxaban tablets),...

Jun 17, 2011, 13:36 ET

Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls One Lot of RISPERDAL® Tablets and One Lot of Risperidone Tablets

Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall of one lot of RISPERDAL® (risperidone) 3mg Tablets, marketed by...

May 09, 2011, 08:00 ET

"Living with Schizophrenia" Documentary Shines Spotlight on People with Schizophrenia: A Misunderstood and Stigmatized Illness

Janssen, Division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., proudly announces the world premiere of "Living with Schizophrenia: A Call for...

Apr 14, 2011, 08:48 ET

Ortho-McNeil Neurologics Voluntarily Recalls Two Lots of TOPAMAX®

Ortho-McNeil Neurologics Division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced it is voluntarily recalling two lots of...

Apr 04, 2011, 16:46 ET

Risperdal® Consta® Associated With Lower Risk of Hospitalisation Compared to Treatment With Other Antipsychotics in Patients With Schizophrenia

Janssen EMEA -- New data from an independent prospective study presented last week at the 19th European Congress of Psychiatry (EPA 2011) shows...

Nov 02, 2010, 08:05 ET

Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Enters into Agreement for CONCERTA® Authorized Generic

Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OMJPI) today announced it has entered into a supply and distribution agreement with Watson...

Oct 18, 2010, 16:06 ET

Acetato de abiraterona melhorou significativamente a sobrevida geral de pacientes com câncer de próstata metastático avançado

Os resultados de uma análise interina pré-especificada do estudo em Fase 3 aleatório e controlado por placebo, COU-AA-301,...

Oct 18, 2010, 16:01 ET

El acetato de abiraterone mejoró significativamente la supervivencia general en pacientes con cáncer de próstata metastásico avanzado

Los resultados de un análisis provisional preespecificado de un ensayo en Fase 3 aleatorio y controlado por placebo, COU-AA-301, muestran que...

Sep 27, 2010, 08:30 ET

Phase 3 Study Compares Tapentadol Extended Release Tablets to Placebo in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain

Phase 3 safety and efficacy data comparing tapentadol extended release (ER) tablets, an investigational pain medication, to placebo in patients...