Aspen offers to cut cancer drug prices, may avoid EU antitrust fine

14 July 2020 - Aspen has offered to cut prices by an average of 73% for six off-patent cancer drugs, ...

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PMPRB changes within scope of Patent Act, rules federal court in judicial review

 13 July 2020 - The Federal Court has upheld reforms to the Patented Medicines Pricing Review Board that updated the ...

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Trump will sign three executive orders on lowering drug prices: chief of staff

10 July 2020 - President Donald Trump will sign three executive orders on lowering prescription drug prices, White House Chief ...

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Proposal to modify PHARMAC’s approach to competitive procurement

10 July 2020 - PHARMAC is proposing to standardise the way that it contracts for pharmaceuticals as a result of ...

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Despite the pandemic, prices for many drugs keep rising

9 July 2020 - Despite the economic hardships the COVID-19 pandemic has created for many Americans, drug makers raised list ...

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International regulators align positions on phase 3 COVID-19 vaccine trials

9 July 2020 - Medicines regulatory authorities from around the world have published a report today highlighting the outcomes ...

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PHARMAC to remove medicine dispensing restrictions

9 July 2020 - Most funded medicines will return to all at once dispensing because PHARMAC is removing most of ...

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House proposes $3.2 billion for FDA in FY 2021

7 July 2020 - On Monday, the US House Committee on Appropriations’ Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug ...

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Lessons from the impact of price regulation on the pricing of anti-cancer drugs in Germany

7 July 2020 - Worldwide spending on prescription drugs has increased dramatically in recent years. Although this increase has been particularly ...

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Launch of public consultation on joint network strategy to 2025

6 July 2020 - EMA and the Heads of Medicines Agencies have developed a joint strategy for the next five ...

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Cochlear calls for low risk health apps to be exempt from TGA register

3 July 2020 - Hearing implant giant Cochlear has called for some low risk health apps to be exempt from ...

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Reduced annual charges for medical devices listed on the prostheses list

2 July 2020 - In response to the suspension of elective surgery due to COVID-19 and the significant impact this has ...

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Some U.S. government contracts for COVID-19 research could skirt affordable pricing laws

1 July 2020 - A new report finds that the U.S. government awarded several drug makers contracts for coronavirus research ...

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International regulators provide guiding principles for COVID-19 clinical trials

1 July 2020 - EMA has endorsed a joint statement on prioritisation of COVID-19 clinical trials published by the International ...

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EMA and Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety to share confidential COVID-19 information

30 June 2020 - EMA and the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety of the Republic of Korea have signed ...

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