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Pharma giant Roche just bought biotech firm Spark, the maker of an $850,000 eye drug

Roche is set to buy gene therapy firm Spark Therapeutics for about $4.8 billion. Spark's stock more than doubled in premarket trading.

Swiss drug giant Roche reportedly readies to buy the biotech behind the first FDA-approved gene therapy and the priciest medicine in the US

Roche could pay $5 billion for biotech company Spark Therapeutics. The pharma giant likely wants to expand its presence in hemophilia, a lucrative market.

Pharma giant Roche just made a $2.4 billion bet on cancer data

Roche on Tuesday bought the rest of Foundation Medicine, a company that collects genetic data from samples of cancer tissue or blood, for $2.4 billion. Roche had held a majority stake in the company, and the deal values Foundation at $5.3 billion.

‘We are going to have lung cancer patients living longer and better’: A new kind of cancer treatment is about to change how we treat the d...

Cancer-drug makers found that using immunotherapy in combination with other drugs did a better job of treating lung cancer than chemotherapy alone.

We’re about to get some key lung cancer data — and it could affect how hundreds of thousands of cancer patients are treated

On Monday, three big players in the growing field of cancer immunotherapy are sharing data that could change how we treat lung cancer.

Startup cofounders who sold their first startup to Google for $70 million and their second for $1.9 billion reveal how they built wildly successful bu...

Nat Turner and Zach Weinberg sold their first company for more than $70 million to Google. Now, they've sold their second for $1.9 billion to a pharma giant.

Pharma giant Roche is buying cancer tech startup Flatiron Health for $1.9 billion

The New York-based cancer technology startup had previously been valued at $1.2 billion after raising $175 million from investors including Roche.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: American Well partners with Philips, Allianz — $100M acquisition helps Allscripts expansion — GE Healthcare, Roch...

Telehealth company American Well is partnering with tech giant Philips and insurer heavy-weight Allianz to realize its global ambitions

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Stanford uses AI to diagnose pneumonia — OIG plans to audit telehealth payments — Roche acquires lab analyti...

Stanford researchers developed an AI that can diagnose pneumonia in patients more accurately than human radiologists.

RANKED: These are the most and least reputable drug companies in the world

The Reputation Institute took a look at what the general public thought of 17 major pharmaceutical companies. Here's who came out on top.