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Apple Watch — do you love it?

We know it's early days (the smartwatch been available for three days to be exact), but we'd like to know how it is going.

Open Payments database draws 1M visitors

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services last year published 4.45 million records about financial relationships between industry and HCPs.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 27

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, April 27

More pharma companies hike drug prices post-acquisition; HCV linked to increased risk of cancer; a combined Teva-Mylan would control 25% of the US generic drug market

Pharma Report: A Sunny Day in Pharmaland

Pharma Report: A Sunny Day in Pharmaland

Fueled by breakthrough drugs that actually broke through, spending on pharma products surged an incredible 13.1% in 2014, a figure that stunned even the sunniest of optimists. But with some of the contributing factors looking like one-time-only events, pundits wonder if perhaps the gains have been overstated—and don't get them started on the threat posed by payers pushing back against drug prices. Look for profiles of the 2015 top 20 pharma firms tomorrow, listed in order based on total US sales in 2014, plus a wealth of tabulated data

Headliner: Pfizer's mentoring maestro hones his craft

Headliner: Pfizer's mentoring maestro hones his craft

The Healthcare Businesswoman's Association 2015 Honorable Mentor has elevated mentoring to a prominent place.

Tecfidera sales slow, Biogen to maintain "significant" sales force

Tecfidera sales slow, Biogen to maintain "significant" sales force

The drugmaker said its top-selling multiple-sclerosis drug Tecfidera's slowdown in sales is due to competition from Plegridy as well as new patient concerns about risks of a rare brain infection.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, April 24

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, April 24

An AbbVie hep.-C drug nabbed priority review; Merck's hep.-C drug matches efficacy of Harvoni; Mylan increased its bid to buy Perrigo

Merck HCV med's efficacy matches competitors'

Merck HCV med's efficacy matches competitors'

The drugmaker touted new data for its doublet regimen at the International Liver Congress, but it will likely have to look to the margins to find an underserved patient population.

Lilly sees sales fall but reaffirms 2015 revenue guidance

Lilly sees sales fall but reaffirms 2015 revenue guidance

First-quarter sales fell 1% but the drugmaker expects 2015 to be a growth year.

Mylan's generic Sovaldi launches in India

The hepatitis-C drug is being sold under the name MyHep.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 23

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 23

Novo Nordisk's Saxenda to cost $1,000 a month; Boehringer Ingelheim's drug receives priority review; AbbVie's hep.-C treatment Viekira Pak generates $231 million in first-quarter sales

Sales rise as Amgen outlines cardiovascular strategy

Sales rise as Amgen outlines cardiovascular strategy

Established products fueled at 12% jump in first-quarter sales.

Actavis case may not serve as Namenda precedent

A court sided with Actavis in one product-hopping lawsuit for acne drug Doryx.

FDA grants Pfizer lung-cancer drug Breakthrough Designation

Xalkori received the designation to treat a new subset of non-small cell lung cancer patients.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, April 22

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, April 22

Study finds vaccines still not linked to autism; investments in healthcare start-ups hit record high this year; biosimilars are already bearing down on prices overseas

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