Swiss drugmaker Roche’s Alecensa was recommended for approval in Europe as a first-line treatment for mutated lung cancer.

Spark Therapeutics Inc.’s experimental gene therapy for a rare form of blindness improves vision and should be approved, advisers to the Food and Drug Administration concluded, paving the way for the first U.S. gene therapy for an inherited disease.

Basel, Switzerland-based Novartis has decided not to sell its $14 billion stake in Swiss rival Roche.

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Spark Therapeutics Inc.’s experimental gene therapy for a rare inherited form of blindness improves vision, though it is unclear whether the benefit lasts over time, according to a preliminary review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Flexion Therapeutics Inc.’s injectable drug to treat osteoarthritis-related knee pain was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, sending the drug developer’s shares soaring to a record high in regular trading.

Acerta Pharmaceuticals is being forced to retract claims of a therapeutic benefit of acalabrutinib in a mouse model of pancreatic cancer that was published in three medical journals two years ago due to falsified data.

Johnson & Johnson’s diabetes care unit will shut down its business in the United States and Canada amid increased competition and after failing to find a buyer.

After posting mixed results for its pimavanserin trial in December 2016, Acadia Pharmaceuticals is broadening its research focus from Alzheimer’s disease psychosis to the treatment of hallucinations and delusions associated with dementia-related psychosis.

Mylan received long-awaited U.S. approval for its generic version of rival Teva’s blockbuster multiple sclerosis treatment Copaxone.