FDA approves Novartis, Idenix, Hepatitis B drug, Tyzeka

Thu, 26 Oct 2006 12:22 PM EST

... The Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of a new drug, Tyzeka, developed jointly by Idenix Pharmaceuticals Inc., of Cambridge, Mass., and the Swiss drug company Novartis Pharma AG, to help fight the deadly Hepatitis B virus. ...