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Senators tell drug company executives pricing is ‘morally repugnant’

U.S. Senators called drug pricing practices “morally repugnant” and told drug company executives they do not want to hear them blame others for the high prices, taking an aggressive stance at the start of a Senate hearing on the rising costs of prescription medicines.

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Catalyst Pharmaceuticals defends $375,000 drug price after Bernie Sanders rebuke

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc. – rebuked by U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders for high drug prices – defended the company’s $375,000 treatment for a rare disease, saying the price was in line with similar products in the industry.

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U.S. top court rejects Maryland bid to revive drug price-gouging law

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected Maryland’s bid to revive a law aimed at preventing price gouging by pharmaceutical companies, dealing a setback to the power of states to rein in prescription drug costs.

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House Ways and Means Committee Holds Hearing on Drug Prices

The rising costs of prescription medicine took center stage during a hearing held by the Ways and Means Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Agenda 2019 Special Feature: Hungry AIs

Artificial intelligence generated plenty of chatter amongst the pharma marketing intelligentsia in 2018. Will 2019 be the year when the industry fully embraces it as more than just a tactic?

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Sanofi and Regeneron cutting list price of cholesterol drug by 60 percent

Sanofi SA and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. will slash the U.S. list price of the companies’ potent but expensive cholesterol fighter Praluent by 60 percent.

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Pfizer CEO Bourla plans to testify at Senate drug pricing hearing

U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc. said the company’s Chief Executive Albert Bourla plans to testify during February 2018 at a Senate hearing examining rising prescription drug prices.

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Trump says Americans pay too much for prescription drugs: speech excerpt

U.S. President Donald Trump said Americans are paying more than people in other countries for prescription drugs, according to excerpts from the State of the Union address.

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Powerful Senate committee invites pharma executives to testify

A powerful U.S. Senate committee invited seven pharmaceutical companies to testify at a hearing during February 2019 examining rising prescription drug prices.

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U.S. Senator Sanders asks why drug, once free, now costs $375k

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders sent a letter to Catalyst Pharmaceuticals asking the company to justify the decision to charge $375,000 annually for a medication that for years has been available to patients for free.

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