U.S. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren along with fellow Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bill Cassidy wrote a letter to Alphabet’s Google to raise questions about the company’s access to the health records of tens of millions of Americans.
The reality of a President-elect Donald Trump has been a shot in the arm for pharma and biotech leaders’ stock prices as they surged in U.S. and European markets.
The ninth batch of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s emails released by WikiLeaks has some biopharma gossip that includes Clinton’s team discussing the FDA’s commissioner and it’s so-called “war on pharma.”
Mylan NV said it would reduce the out-of-pocket cost of its severe allergy treatment EpiPen through a discount program after lawmakers criticized the drug’s high price.
U.S. annual spending on prescription medicines will increase 22 percent over the next five years, climbing as high as $400 billion in 2020, according to a report released by IMS Health.
With a nod to his own drug use as a young man, President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for more funding and a new approach to help people addicted to heroin and prescription drugs, seeking to shine a public spotlight on an increasingly deadly killer. During an appearance at a drug abuse summit in Atlanta, […]
Or, why 2016 might look a little different than 2015 for pharmaceutical marketers.
The CHC’s mission is to promote and protect the benefit, for society and individual patient care, of the free flow of healthcare information.
The U.S. Congress may intervene on how much companies can charge for some drugs following a move last year by Turing Pharmaceuticals to ratchet up the price of a treatment for deadly parasite infections by 5,000 percent, Roche’s head of pharmaceuticals said. Roche’s Dan O’Day is convinced the oncology portfolio at the world’s biggest […]
Add Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders to the list of U.S. senators seeking to delay Robert Califf, MD, from becoming FDA commissioner. Sanders, D-VT, said Tuesday that he was joining Sen. Edward Markey, D-MA, to place a “hold” on a Senate floor vote. Sanders said he was concerned over what he described as Califf’s close […]