With ominous TV spots and a senior ‘strike force,’ AARP launches an all-out attack on pharma

17 September 2019 - As beachgoers soaked up the sun on a balmy August day in Ocean City, Md., single-engine ...

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Right to try ‘remains a bust,’ as many drug makers prefer FDA reviews

12 September 2019 - Despite the hubbub over the “right-to-try” law, a recent survey found that nearly half of drug ...

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Big Pharma is abusing patents, and it's hurting Americans

12 September 2019 - The American patent system has, since our nation's founding, served as a cornerstone of innovation. But ...

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For drug companies, there are real costs to unpopularity

10 September 2019 - A familiar headache for drug investors is likely to soon reappear. ...

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Drug prices keep rising amid political pressure, but not as fast

10 September 2019 - Prices for the majority of drugs in the U.S. have started to rise more slowly, likely ...

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ICER's blasted pharma pricing for years, but now drug makers are 'rolling up their sleeves' to cooperate

10 September 2019 - Sanofi and Regeneron's next-gen cholesterol drug Praluent never lived up to early expectations, and its price ...

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As Congress considers lowering drug costs, pharma CEOs target key senators with campaign cash

3 September 2019 - Top pharmaceutical CEOs have targeted a small group of Republican senators with roughly $200,000 in campaign ...

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Are reasonable restraints on drug price increases doomed by pharma lobbying?

29 August 2019 - In a rare but important display of congressional bipartisanship, Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Ron Wyden ...

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Placebos and blinding in randomised controlled cancer clinical trials for drug and biological products: guidance for industry

28 August 2019 - This guidance provides recommendations to industry about the use of placebos and blinding in randomised controlled clinical ...

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Dutch health minister threatens to name and shame pharma over prices

28 August 2019 - In an unusual move, the Netherlands health minister wrote an open letter to the pharmaceutical industry ...

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Dutch minister warns big pharma to come clean on drugs prices

27 August 2019 - Health minister Bruno Bruins has warned the pharmaceuticals industry that he considers the way drugs firms ...

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Brand name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts

20 August 2019 - Drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by ...

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Why America’s biggest charities are owned by pharmaceutical companies

13 August 2019 - Their generosity helps their bottom line. ...

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AstraZeneca CEO on drug prices: the system has to change

8 August 2019 - As part of the Trump administration’s broader efforts to reform health care, President Trump has lead ...

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Pharma leaders: support the social contract on drug prices

30 July 2019 - When I was 13 years old, my doctor told me I had Crohn’s disease, a painful ...

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