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Array BioPharma spikes more than 50% after Pfizer shells out $11 billion for the cancer-drug developer

Pfizer's blockbuster deal for Array BioPharma is the latest in a growing list of M&A deals to take place in the cancer-treatment space this year.
Building muscle isn't just good for your physique.

There’s even more evidence lifting weights is good for you

People with cancer responded better to a promising new treatment if they had more muscle mass.

Scientists in Singapore could soon develop method to stop cancer cells from evolving and becoming drug-resistant

“The cancer cells behave like chameleons, altering their gene expression and cell behaviour to overcome drug treatment," a researcher said.

The keto diet could make certain cancer treatments more effective in mice, a study found — and a human trial is moving forward

A study of mice who stuck to high-fat, low-carb, low-sugar diets suggests that the keto plan might help boost the performance of tumor-killing drugs. This fall, scientists plan to start a similar trial of the diet in humans.
FILE PHOTO: Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules are arranged on a table in this picture illustration taken in Ljubljana

A big drugmaker is backing away from a plan to triple the price of a lifesaving cancer drug after facing a public backlash

After receiving backlash for hiking up the price for an updated version of a life-saving cancer, biopharmaceutical company Pharmacyclics will re-offer the older version at the original price

The hottest thing in cancer drug development is a takeover target again — here’s what you need to know about it

BI PRIME: These highly personalized treatments, called CAR T-cell therapy, are at the beginning of what some are calling "a big new field of medicine."

A new approach to treating blood cancer just got a promising set of results

BI PRIME: Interest in BCMA as a target for multiple myeloma treatments is "building," Dr. Axel Hoos, an executive at GSK told Business Insider.

I saw brain cancer like John McCain’s erase someone I love — and it shows why healthcare coverage is so crucial

Arizona Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with an aggressive brain cancer called glioblastoma multiforme, or GBM. It's as tenacious as it is treacherous.