HIRA puts brakes on Gilead’s AIDS treatment receiving reimbursement

22 March 2019 - The reimbursement plan for Gilead Science Korea’s Biktarvy, an acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) treatment, has been ...

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Canadian public places high priority on drugs’ safety, effectiveness, and certainty of evidence

25 March 2019 - Survey reveals top values for drug coverage decision making. ...

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Eli Lilly sheds light on confidential drug pricing, discloses charges for popular diabetes medicine Humalog

25 March 2019 - Eli Lilly says the “net price” for insulin fell to $135 a patient a month in 2018 ...

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Pharma fears “lack of focus” on no-deal Brexit preparations

22 March 2019 - As Brexit is delayed, pharma suggests new measures to avoid no-deal drugs shortages. ...

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EMA publishes agenda for 25-28 March CHMP meeting

25 March 2019 - The EMA has published a draft agenda for this week's CHMP meeting. ...

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Rotorua teacher needs $100k for cancer drug to live longer for his young sons

26 March 2019 - Trainee teacher Whitinga Harris was in a classroom at Western Heights Primary School in October last ...

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Cancer patients wait up to 12 weeks for urgent treatment

26 March 2019 - Dozens of cancer sufferers are waiting more than two months for urgent treatment. ...

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Palmerston North mum appeals to PHARMAC for desperately needed drug

26 March 2019 - Wiki Mulholland, who has advanced breast cancer, is appealing to PHARMAC to get a $7,000 per month ...

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Mavenclad (cladribine tablets) approved as the first short-course oral treatment for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis in Switzerland

25 March 2019 - Approval based on extensive clinical development program capturing more than 10,000 patient years of safety data and ...

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VAT cut on ‘orphan drugs’ will lift healthcare burden, but many still struggle to afford medication

24 March 2019 - China has reduced value-added tax (VAT) by 3% on 21 orphan drugs and four active pharmaceutical ingredients ...

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China pledges stronger reform on approving, monitoring new drugs

23 March 2019 - China pledged to improve its system for registering new drugs in the country this year and ...

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19,000 Australians now using PBS subsidised anti-HIV drugs

25 March 2019 - About 19,000 Australians have taken advantage of anti-HIV drugs in the first two years of groundbreaking ...

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Melbourne's Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre to be home of 'the next great wave in treatment'

25 March 2019 - A new form of cancer treatment that uses cell therapy to attack the disease will become ...

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As political scrutiny mounts, Eli Lilly divulges new insulin pricing data

24 March 2019 - Lilly says the price it was paid for popular insulin Humalog fell 8.1% from 2014 to 2018 ...

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Drug prices on TV? They may be coming.

23 March 2019 - The Trump administration is moving ahead with its proposal to require drug companies to disclose the ...

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