Drugmakers Johnson & Johnson, Endo International, AbbVie’s Allergan unit, and Teva Pharmaceutical headed to court on April 19 in California over claims the companies engaged in deceptive marketing practices that fueled the opioid crisis in America.

Digital-first creative agency Code and Theory has established Code and Theory Health – a new business unit dedicated to servicing brands and organizations within the healthcare industry – and added Scout Health, a 100-person agency focused on rare diseases, orphan drugs and specialty pharmaceuticals.

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals of Redwood City, California, is buying Watertown, Massachusetts-based TetraPhase Pharmaceuticals for $14.4 million.

Pharmacosmos Therapeutics Inc. was established as a newly formed specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to commercializing Monoferric for iron deficiency anemia (IDA) patients in the United States.

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Lilly inked a deal with Eddingpharm for the rights to two legacy antibiotic medicines and a manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China.

The U.S. FDA accepted for review Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd.’s New Drug Application (NDA) for FMX101 for treating inflammatory lesions of non-nodular moderate-to-severe acne vulgaris.

SCOUT, a leading healthcare marketing agency focused on orphan drugs and specialty pharmaceuticals, formed a joint venture with Rare Expertise, a company with proprietary data-driven tools for identifying and activating people with rare disorders.

Britain’s Consort Medical Plc agreed to develop a nasal spray for treating opioid overdoses with specialty pharmaceutical company Opiant Pharmaceuticals Inc.