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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House passes legislation aiming to shore up health law and lower drug costs

16 May 2019 - The House on Thursday passed a suite of health care bills that tied shoring up the ...

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Push for drug pricing transparency strikes a nerve with industry

19 May 2019 - Ahead of the World Health Assembly in Geneva, an Italian draft resolution to end secrecy around ...

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Australians want cheaper medicines quicker

20 May 2019 - Just last week, an 18-year-old woman with a rare cancer was staring down the barrel of ...

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Cost of EpiPens putting children at risk, specialists say

19 May 2019 - Children with life-threatening allergies whose families cannot afford to pay for EpiPen auto-injectors are at serious ...

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Trump just pulled his punch on drug prices

18 May 2019 - Actually cutting health care costs will require overcoming opposition instead of ducking it, as his administration did ...

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Athersys announces fast track designation from FDA for MultiStem program for acute respiratory distress syndrome

14 May 2019 - Athersys announced today that its clinical program evaluating MultiStem cell therapy for the treatment of acute respiratory ...

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Agile Therapeutics resubmits new drug application for its transdermal low-dose contraceptive patch, Twirla

17 May 2019 - Agile Therapeutics today announced it has resubmitted to the U.S. FDA the new drug application for its ...

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U.S. FDA approves Gattex (teduglutide) for children 1 year of age and older with short bowel syndrome

17 May 2019 - Gattex is the only glucagon-like peptide-2 analogue approved that improves intestinal absorption in patients with SBS who ...

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NICE recommends Revlimid as multiple myeloma alternative

17 May 2019 - NICE has recommended Revlimid (lenalidomide), a drug that helps to support the immune system to fight ...

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Celgene receives European Commission approvals for Revlimid (lenalidomide) and Imnovid (pomalidomide)-based triplet combination regimens for patients with multiple myeloma

16 May 2019 - The European Commission has approved two of Celgene’s IMiD based combination regimens. ...

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Health technology assessment challenges in oncology: 20 years of Value in Health

16 May 2019 - Oncology treatments have changed from chemotherapies to targeted therapies and more recently immuno-oncology.  ...

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Health Canada approves injectable hydromorphone to treat opioid addiction

16 May 2019 - Canada is first country to approve the pain drug for severe opioid use disorder, says Health ...

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Instalment payments could be used across gene therapy space, Spark CEO says

16 May 2019 - In a fireside chat at the recently concluded Veeva Summit in Philadelphia, Jeff Marrazzo said payment over ...

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Pharma industry improves access to medicines in developing world

16 May 2019 - Pharmaceutical companies have made good progress in promoting global health over the past 10 years by ...

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Mum delivers 65 roses to Downing Street in bid to speed up NHS availability of vital cystic fibrosis drugs

16 May 2019 - Calls for NHS access to potentially life-saving drugs are growing, one year to the day after ...

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