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Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

...Department of Veterans Affairs; the U.S. Department of Defense; the University of Southern California; and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation.It is exciting to realize that in the years and decades ahead, Augusta will be the centerpiece...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-10/acclaimed-august
Wall Street Focus: Combating diabetes

...of Medicine, eased investor concerns over the class known as DPP-4 inhibitors; which includes Onglyza from Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca; Nesina from Sanofi; and Januvia and Janumet from Merck. All of the drugs work by blocking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-17/wall-street-focus-combatin
Biz bits

...lower first-quarter profit Tuesday as sales suffered for drugs including the blockbuster Lipitor, while rival Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. was a rare bright spot among drugmakers this quarter, posting an increase in sales. Still, both companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/29/bus_522106.shtml
Business
Problem-plagued antibiotic to come off the market

...is coming off the market. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. confirmed Monday that...problems. Miller said that while Bristol-Myers Squibb will stop making and selling...Net: FDA: www.fda.gov Bristol-Myers Squibb: www.bms.com Public Citizen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/02/liv_79699.shtml
Life & style
Second try at antidepressants often works

...weeks. Another 565 patients chose to add a second drug to Celexa and were given either Wellbutrin or Buspar, a Bristol-Myers Squibb anti-anxiety medication that can boost the effectiveness of SSRIs. Within 14 weeks, about one-third were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/24/liv_73161.shtml
Life & style
Drug combination increases risk of heart attack

...National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. "Aspirin alone is sufficient." The study was paid for by Sanofi and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., which sell Plavix in the United States for about $4 a pill. Outside the U.S. the drug is sold as Iscover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/14/liv_69633.shtml
Life & style
Business news

...raise profits for big pharmaceuticals TRENTON, N.J. --- Rising product sales helped three big drugmakers -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Roche Holding AG and Eli Lilly and Co. -- post better second-quarter results on Thursday.The three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-22/business-news
Business
Job cuts highlight industry pressure

...Sons Inc. in St. Louis. The five largest U.S. drug companies - Pfizer Inc., Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. and Wyeth - earned $29.5 billion in 2004 on sales of $160 billion. Gross profit margins - revenues minus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/03/bus_28498.shtml
Business
Study: shortness of breath may be sign of heart disease

...said. The findings were reported in Thursday's New England Journal of Medicine. The research was funded by Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging and Fujisawa Healthcare, which make products used in stress tests. Some of the researchers have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/03/liv_18979.shtml
Life & style
Strong earnings reports lift indexes to four-year highs

...nearing $60 per barrel, welcomed a raft of strong earnings reports. The earnings, led by DaimlerChrysler AG and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., further fueled investors' confidence in the stability of the economy. They also helped Wall Street look...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/29/bus_459885.shtml
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