Europe responding to gene therapy challenge, but picture remains fragmented

20 May 2019 - Germany, Italy and England using outcomes-based deals. ...

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Event billed as 'national pharmacare forum' dominated by groups opposed to universal drug plan

19 May 2019 - Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor gave opening keynote at event. ...

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A leading HIV drug is way overpriced in the US

17 May 2019 - A House hearing over the price of Truvada shows a particularly glaring example of a rampant industry ...

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Theresa May urges US makers of cystic fibrosis drug to strike ‘crucial’ deal with NHS

17 May 2019 - Theresa May last night urged US makers of a drug that prolongs life for cystic fibrosis sufferers ...

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Trump administration postpones some Medicare drug cost proposals

17 May 2019 - The administration says it will not give health plans the authority to negotiate pricing for certain drugs ...

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UCB announces Nayzilam (midazolam) nasal spray now approved by FDA to treat intermittent, stereotypic episodes of frequent seizure activity in people living with epilepsy in the US

19 May 2019 - Nayzilam allows for administration by a non-healthcare professional in patients actively seizing when and where a seizure ...

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ICER plans cloud-based tools to accelerate the use of value assessments in the US health care system

20 May 2019 - With a late 2019 launch target, ICER’s Evidence Compendium and Interactive Modeler will enable decision-makers within payers, ...

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Korean Government to reduce biopharmaceutical approval period to half

20 May 2019 - The Korean government plans to reduce by half the current one and a half years of ...

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Health Technology Assessment Consumer Consultative Committee March 2019 meeting communiqué

20 May 2019 - A communiqué from the March 2019 meeting of the HTA Consumer Consultative Committee has been published. ...

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PBS Pharmaceuticals in Hospitals Review

20 May 2019 - The Department of Health completed the PBS Pharmaceuticals in Hospitals Review to better understand how PBS medicines ...

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FDA's strengthened global inspection program helps ensure generic drug safety

17 May 2019 - Consumers must have confidence in the safety and quality of generic medicines.  ...

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Trump Administration caves to pharma on Medicare Part D 'protected classes' reform

17 May 2019 - The Trump administration has shelved a proposal that would have stymied egregious price hikes in the ...

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Gilead’s $21,000 drug is being blamed for a plateau in HIV prevention

17 May 2019 - AIDS activists, CEO O’Day square off at congressional hearing. ...

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San Francisco, Santa Clara, Alameda counties join Governor Newsom to lower drug prices

16 May 2019 - San Francisco, Santa Clara and Alameda counties joined on Thursday Governor Gavin Newsom’s ambitious plan to ...

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Trump administration backs off Medicare drug pricing rule

16 May 2019 - The Trump administration on Thursday backed off a controversial Medicare drug pricing proposal that would have ...

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