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CDC: Ebola Unlikely to Spread to U.S.

The deadly Ebola virus that continues to rage throughout West Africa poses little risk to Americans, U.S. health officials stressed.

Two Americans Working in Liberia Are Infected With Ebola

Two Americans working to help Ebola victims in the West African country of Liberia have themselves become infected.

Expanded Use of Imbruvica Approved

The FDA has approved the expanded use of Imbruvica (ibrutinib; Pharmacyclics and Janssen Biotech) to treat patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who carry a deletion in chromosome 17 (17p deletion).

New Oral Doxycycline Formulation Approved

The FDA has approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for Acticlate (doxycycline hyclate) for the treatment of susceptible infections including adjunctive therapy in severe acne.