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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. said on Thursday the company would buy the global rights to the cancer drug Libtayo from French drugmaker Sanofi SA in a deal that includes an upfront payment of $900 million.

Novartis is resuming business in Ukraine after reviewing how safe it was to operate in the country that Russia invaded in February, the Swiss drugmaker said.

GSK on Tuesday agreed to buy U.S. biotech Affinivax for up to $3.3 billion, its second major deal in two months, giving the British pharmaceutical giant access to the privately held company’s roster of next-generation vaccines.

Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) and DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) today announced the intent to form a new, independent kidney care-focused medical device company to enhance the patient treatment experience and improve overall outcomes.

Danish biotechnology company Bavarian Nordic on Wednesday lifted the company’s sales outlook and now expects a smaller operating loss this year after signing a contract with an undisclosed country for the supply of its monkeypox vaccine.

Danone SA has been doubling shipments to the United States of Neocate formula for infants allergic to cow’s milk while Enfamil maker Reckitt is also working to boost supplies amid a nationwide shortage, company executives said on Wednesday.

Med Ad News talked to Mark Fleischer, CEO of Propel Health, about why the independent network of healthcare agencies moved away from the HealthSTAR Communications name and what his expectations are for the rebranded business.