The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Bausch Health Companies Inc.’s topical plaque psoriasis treatment Duobrii, which is expected to be a key revenue driver for the company.
Gilead Sciences Inc. announced that the company is providing $17.6 million in grants to 30 organizations in the United States through the Gilead HIV Age Positively initiative.
Global healthcare spending is expected to increase dramatically to more than $10 trillion by 2022, driven primarily by an increase in spending on data that will increase value and create a sustainable culture.
Foamix Pharmaceuticals’ experimental foam treatment FMX103 for rosacea met the main goals of two late-stage studies.
Upadacitinib, in development for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), showed significant improvement in physical function, pain and quality of life versus the commonly prescribed generic methotrexate.
International aid financing and innovation has helped to save nearly 700 million lives in the past 25 years, but those gains could be lost if momentum and political will wane, global health experts said.
Vital Therapies Inc. will explore strategic options after the U.S. biotech firm’s liver disease treatment failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage study, driving its shares down more than 70 percent.
AbbVie faces a crunch moment in Europe in mid-October 2018 when less-expensive copies of the U.S. drugmaker’s $18-billion-a-year biologic drug Humira – the world’s best-selling prescription medicine – hit the market.
By 2025, 10 percent of hospitals across the globe will become or will have started implementations to become smart hospitals.
Insurers could pay $275 million to cover the insured portion of drugmaker Merck & Co.’s loss from a cyber attack in June 2017, according to a forecast by Verisk Analytics Inc.’s Property Claim Services (PCS) unit.