Sick of high drug prices, insurers join hospitals to make their own generic medications

23 January 2020 - Everyone complains about high drug prices. But hospitals — and now insurers — are trying to ...

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Supporting innovative medicines funding in Scotland

21 January 2020 - Scotland receives superb value from the latest medicines and vaccines thanks to robust measures which ensure ...

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Parents demanding PHARMAC funding boost unleash on politicians at Parliament steps

22 January 2020 - The parents of a daughter with cystic fibrosis have cycled 1300 km from Dunedin to Wellington ...

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Amazon just filed a bunch of international trademarks for ‘Amazon Pharmacy’

21 January 2020 - Amazon bought an Internet pharmacy business called PillPack in 2018. ...

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FDA approves first treatment for thyroid eye disease

21 January 2020 - Today, the U.S. FDA approved Tepezza (teprotumumab-trbw) for the treatment of adults with thyroid eye disease, a ...

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Old drug, new tricks: existing medicines show promise in fighting cancer

20 January 2020 - Dozens of compounds approved for other purposes can kill cancer cells selectively. ...

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Genprex receives U.S. FDA fast track designation for gene therapy that targets lung cancer

21 January 2020 - Genprex today announced that the U.S FDA has granted fast track Designation for Genprex’s Oncoprex immunogene ...

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US FDA grants priority review of belantamab mafodotin for patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma

21 January 2020 - Belantamab mafodotin has potential to be the first anti-BCMA treatment available to patients. ...

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Achieving cost savings with biosimilars will require new strategies, authors say

20 January 2020 - Improving access to fairly priced, quality-assured generics and biosimilars is essential to realizing the potential public ...

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The biosimilar solution to expensive cancer care

20 January 2020 - In a recent column in Evidence-Based Oncology, Kathy Oubre, MS, chief operating officer of Pontchartrain Cancer ...

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Pharma says price regulation will take life saving drugs away from us, but here’s the truth

21 January 2020 - The US isn’t the only country struggling with the high price of prescription drugs. A decade ...

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Will the FDA give the go-ahead to a prescription video game? The wait goes on, as new data come in.

21 January 2020 - In mid 2018, the startup Akili Interactive Labs asked the Food and Drug Administration to let ...

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Mum says 'miracle' drug saved ill baby Kaan Hunter's life

21 January 2020 - A baby who was given only four months to live after being diagnosed with an extremely ...

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European Commission approves Roche’s Polivy for people with previously treated aggressive lymphoma

21 January 2020 - Novel combination regimen includes first-in-class antibody-drug conjugate that specifically targets CD79b. ...

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Health gap fees up to 10 times higher in northern Sydney than elsewhere in NSW

21 January 2020 - Private health insurance gap fees are up to 10 times larger in northern Sydney than elsewhere ...

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Janssen seeks expanded use of Imbruvica (ibrutinib) in combination with rituximab for patients with previously untreated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

20 January 2020 - Application supported by the Phase 3 E1912 study evaluating the use of ibrutinib in combination with rituximab, ...

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