LATEST NEWS: Ex-Insys sales manager arrested in U.S. fentanyl-kickback case - (Reuters) - A former Insys Therapeutics Inc district sales manager was arrested on Thursday on charges he participated in a scheme to pay kickbacks to doctors to prescribe a drug containing the opioid fentanyl, U.S. prosecutors said.
LATEST NEWS: Child fitness gap linked to income inequality - (Reuters Health) - In a comparison of fitness levels among children in 50 countries, the nations with the biggest internal income disparities tended to have the least fit youth.
LATEST NEWS: CDC concludes probe into flour-linked E.coli outbreak - (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday it had concluded an investigation into a multi-state E.coli outbreak linked to flour produced at a General Mills Inc plant in Kansas City, Missouri.
LATEST NEWS: Alcobra plunges after FDA places hold on ADHD drug - (Reuters) - Alcobra Ltd's market value more than halved on Thursday, a day after the company said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had placed a hold on its lead experimental drug.
LATEST NEWS: Study finds Zika infects neural cells related to skull formation - LONDON (Reuters) - The Zika virus causing an epidemic in Brazil and spreading through the Americas can infect and alter cells in the human nervous system that are crucial for formation of bones and cartilage in the skull, a study found on Thursday.