BAYER TO PAY $9.6 BILLION TO SETTLE U.S. ROUNDUP SUITS

Bayer AG, the German company that owns the Roundup brand of glyphosate weed killer, will pay $9.6 billion to settle about 95,000 U.S. lawsuits alleging that the herbicide causes non-Hodgkins lymphoma, a form of cancer. Roundup was developed by American chemical giant Monsanto, which Bayer bought for $63 billion in 2018. TRENDPOST: Remember the bigContinue reading “BAYER TO PAY $9.6 BILLION TO SETTLE U.S. ROUNDUP SUITS”

How the Pharmaceutical Industry became into existence?

The Birth of the Pharmaceutical Industry can be traced back to 1850 – 1875 where the first “authentic” drug was developed by extracting agents from plants. In those years, there were also developed the microbial theory of disease, medicines and homoeopathy patent and there heavy use of powerful purgatives and cathartics medicines. By 1875, theContinue reading “How the Pharmaceutical Industry became into existence?”