HHS marches forward to enhance drug price transparency

21 May 2019 - HHS Secretary Alex Azar has been almost singularly focused in delivering on the administration’s promises to ...

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House Committee proposes 6% increase in FDA funding for FY 2020

22 May 2019 - The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday released a draft fiscal year 2020 funding bill for the ...

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Free market activists slam Trump's international drug pricing index

21 May 2019 - Rep. Andy Biggs: 'Seems to me like we're importing drug controls'. ...

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Louisiana is creating a drug price revolution

20 May 2019 - Louisiana is putting the final touches on a revolutionary deal that promises to simultaneously control health ...

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FDA replaces withdrawn biosimilar guidance with new one on quality-related considerations

21 May 2019 - A week after finalizing guidance on developing interchangeable biosimilars, the US FDA has drafted guidance for ...

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Framework for the regulation of regenerative medicine products

21 May 2019 - The U.S. FDA has published four final guidance documents that are part of a comprehensive policy framework ...

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South Africa's Aspen sells Australian prescription portfolio to Mylan

20 May 2019 - Aspen Pharmacare has said that Mylan had exercised an option to buy the South African drug ...

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New made-in-Canada technique could revolutionise vaccine transportation

21 May 2019 - Researchers in Ontario have developed a new method of transporting life-saving vaccines to remote and impoverished ...

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Trump administration postpones some Medicare drug cost proposals

17 May 2019 - The administration says it will not give health plans the authority to negotiate pricing for certain drugs ...

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Korean Government to reduce biopharmaceutical approval period to half

20 May 2019 - The Korean government plans to reduce by half the current one and a half years of ...

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FDA's strengthened global inspection program helps ensure generic drug safety

17 May 2019 - Consumers must have confidence in the safety and quality of generic medicines.  ...

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Trump Administration caves to pharma on Medicare Part D 'protected classes' reform

17 May 2019 - The Trump administration has shelved a proposal that would have stymied egregious price hikes in the ...

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San Francisco, Santa Clara, Alameda counties join Governor Newsom to lower drug prices

16 May 2019 - San Francisco, Santa Clara and Alameda counties joined on Thursday Governor Gavin Newsom’s ambitious plan to ...

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Trump administration backs off Medicare drug pricing rule

16 May 2019 - The Trump administration on Thursday backed off a controversial Medicare drug pricing proposal that would have ...

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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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