House report: drug companies spent more on buybacks, dividends than research

8 July 2021 - House Democrats on Thursday released a report that found that the 14 leading drug companies paid ...

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Cancer researcher David Thomas says more should be done attract big pharma

18 April 2021 - A Garvan Institute cancer researcher says the government needs to attract big pharmaceutical companies to Australia ...

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MHRA pilot seeks evidence of patient involvement in R&D

25 March 2021 - The UK MHRA has begun a pilot project to encourage patient involvement in drug development, asking ...

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Taxpayers fund research and drug companies make a fortune

24 March 2021 - The pharmaceutical industry doesn’t want things to change, but Americans can have both lower prices and innovation. ...

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Remdesivir’s hefty price tag ignores NIH investment in its creation

22 October 2020 - Throughout the Democratic presidential primary, candidates cast a spotlight on the broken U.S. health care system ...

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Financing drug innovation in the US: current framework and emerging challenges

19 August 2020 - The current US drug innovation financing framework rests on the notion that a defined period of marketing ...

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Coming of age: emerging health preference research based on established scientific standards

10 August 2020 - Value in Health themed section enhances the scientific respectability and relevance of health preference research. ...

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Australian start-ups push for bigger role in vaccine making

9 August 2020 - An Australian startup racing to develop a successful coronavirus vaccine has urged the federal government to ...

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Italy becomes first country to require pharma to disclose public funding for R&D costs

6 August 2020 - Amid growing clamour for more transparency from the pharmaceutical industry, Italy has become the first country ...

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The world is spending nowhere near enough on a coronavirus vaccine

6 August 2020 - Far better to spend far too much. ...

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Scientific research on the coronavirus is being released in a torrent

6 May 2020 - Will that change how science is published? ...

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Greg Hunt: Australia now leading the race for a vaccine

16 April 2020 - Australia has long punched above its weight in health and medical research — think Gardasil, cochlear and ...

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Scientists rush to find coronavirus cure—but it still isn’t fast enough

6 April 2020 - For drug companies, there is suddenly only one priority: the coronavirus. ...

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Preserving clinical trial integrity during the coronavirus pandemic

25 March 2020 - Randomised clinical trials provide the highest-quality evidence for identifying therapies to help people attain longer and healthier ...

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Treating COVID-19—off-label drug use, compassionate use, and randomised clinical trials during pandemics

24 March 2020 - In the 2014 Ebola outbreak, close to 30 000 individuals developed Ebola viral disease, and numerous therapies were ...

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