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    Valeant said it has partnered with activist investor Bill Ackman in an unsolicited $47 billion bid to buy Botox maker Allergan.
  • Arctic Sea Ice Broke up 1,400 Years Ago

    Arctic ice shelves may disappear in the future, although the ice masses already broke up 1,400 years ago and refroze 600 years later, according to new research.
  • Class Is Now In Session

    Speculation early this morning was that U.S. employers likely have cut only 150,000 jobs in the month of October, a figure which would be the lowest in more than a year. The worst labor-market slump since the 1930s is now seen as possibly bottoming out, and the possibility of future consumer spending is now seen as adding to US and global economic growth. The actual numbers, however showed a bit of a different reality, as the U.S. economy shed 190,000 jobs last month, lifting the unemployment ra...
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    Headquartered in Laval, Quebec, Canada, Labopharm Inc. is optimizing the performance of existing small molecule drugs using their proprietary controlled-release technologies. The Company’s lead product is being commercially launched in key markets globally. This product is a unique once-daily formulation of tramadol. Their second product, a novel formulation of trazodone for the treatment of [...]