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Nov 24, 2015, 08:42 ET Physician Survey Demonstrates Need for Greater Awareness of Rare, Life-Threatening Lung Condition

A new survey sponsored by Bayer revealed that many physicians report a lack of familiarity with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)....


Nov 23, 2015, 02:00 ET Bayer Animal Health launches Share For Shelters to help animal shelters across the U.S.

Bayer Animal Health, in coordination with Adopt-a-Pet.com, today launched Share For Shelters, a campaign designed to emphasize the love and...


Sep 03, 2015, 08:30 ET Bayer Supports Prostate Cancer Awareness Efforts in Communities Nationwide throughout September

In honor of national Prostate Cancer Awareness Month this September – a time when the community raises awareness for education, early detection and...


Aug 31, 2015, 11:30 ET Bayer Expands Finerenone Clinical Development Program with Three Phase III Studies for Finerenone in Patients with Diabetic Kidney Disease and Patients with Chronic Heart Failure

Bayer HealthCare announced today the expansion of the clinical development program for its oral non-steroidal mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist...


Jul 31, 2015, 08:33 ET FDA Approves Bayer's Finacea® (azelaic acid) Foam, 15% for the Topical Treatment of the Inflammatory Papules and Pustules of Mild to Moderate Rosacea

Bayer HealthCare today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Finacea® (azelaic acid) Foam, 15% for the topical...


Jul 16, 2015, 09:00 ET For Families Impacted by Cancer, "Pillow Talk" Program May Help with Hard Conversations

In an effort to help many of the 1.2 million Americans who receive a cancer diagnosis each year1 deal with the significant emotional challenges of...


Jun 16, 2015, 08:00 ET 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 new...


May 26, 2015, 11:05 ET 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 League to...


May 21, 2015, 08:01 ET 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 Veterinary Medicine, is...


May 19, 2015, 01:12 ET 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 found that...


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 hypertension (CTEPH) in...


May 13, 2015, 05:00 ET 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 51st...


May 04, 2015, 10:30 ET 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 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 supplemental Biologics...


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 joint fellowship...


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 that will...


Apr 14, 2015, 02:30 ET 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 copanlisib (BAY...


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 Harvard...


Mar 20, 2015, 08:00 ET 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 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 Afghanistan War ...


Mar 05, 2015, 12:00 ET Bayer HealthCare Contributes $1 Million to Support Cancer Care Technology Platform

Bayer HealthCare announced today that it has contributed one million dollars to the Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical...


Mar 04, 2015, 09:17 ET FDA Accepts Bayer's Biologics License Application for Investigational Treatment Option in Hemophilia A

Bayer HealthCare today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company's Biologics License Application (BLA) for...


Mar 02, 2015, 08:30 ET Advocacy Group Fight Colorectal Cancer and Bayer HealthCare Join Forces for One Million Strong

Leading patient advocacy organization Fight Colorectal Cancer and Bayer HealthCare are kicking off the 2015 One Million Strong campaign to spotlight...


Feb 27, 2015, 09:30 ET Bayer Honors Patients with Rare Diseases on 7th Annual Rare Disease Day

Bayer HealthCare is joining the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and other patient groups in support of Rare Disease Day, February 28, ...