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Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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The Senate confirms Gottlieb as FDA commissioner; Endo shares DTC plans for Xiaflex; an AstraZeneca asthma drug fails in late-stage study

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, May 1, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, May 1, 2017

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The FDA approves osteoporosis drug; groups warn that latest healthcare bill would cut protections for pre-existing conditions; Dupixent gets PBM coverage

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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The FDA approves first drug to treat tardive dyskinesia; Americans use crowdfund sites to pay for prescriptions; stroke sufferers struggle with adherence

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, April 6, 2017

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The FDA approves drugs faster than EMA; Botox goes to late-stage testing for depression; GSK recalls nearly 600,000 asthma inhalers

Why President Trump Won't Overhaul the FDA

Why President Trump Won't Overhaul the FDA

In short, the Trump team, I predict, will seek to tweak FDA.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, February 16, 2017

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The FDA approves Valeant's psoriasis drug; PhRMA to review its membership criteria; Lions Health announces pharma and health and wellness jury presidents

A Reformed FDA Under Trump Likely Means Uncertainty

A Reformed FDA Under Trump Likely Means Uncertainty

It's hard to be against the concept of reform, but Trump is better known for epithets than policy details, Kamp writes.

When it comes to PCSK9s, payers resisted — and sales flopped

When it comes to PCSK9s, payers resisted — and sales flopped

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The first two PCSK9s landed with a thud. What does their disappointing launch say about the need for marketers of CV drugs to get their pricing houses in order?

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 3, 2017

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The FDA approves 22 new drugs in 2016; the Philippines orders Sanofi to stop Dengvaxia ads; new spinal muscular atrophy drug to cost $375,000

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, December 14, 2016

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Obama signs 21st Century Cures Act into law; the FDA approved 19 new drugs in 2016; Sanofi in talks to acquire Actelion

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 3, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, November 3, 2016

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Sprout investors sue Valeant; FDA raises safety concerns for Cempra's experimental pneumonia drug; NHS gets approval to prescribe eribulin to breast cancer patients

The FDA approves Amgen's biosimilar version of Humira

The FDA approves Amgen's biosimilar version of Humira

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Amgen's drug is set to compete with AbbVie's Humira, which is the second-best selling drug in the U.S. in 2015.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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GSK names new CEO; the FDA approves first Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug; Sanofi files Lantus patent lawsuit against Merck

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, September 16, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, September 16, 2016

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The FDA approves a combination of aspirin and heartburn medication; Teva partners with Intel to develop wearable; New Mexico AG sues BMS and Sanofi

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

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Spending on CME rose in 2015; the FDA approves Valeant's Relistor; the Justice Department aims to block insurer merger

2016 Pharma Report: All the data in one place

2016 Pharma Report: All the data in one place

Learn more about the top therapeutic categories by sales, top companies by revenue, top drugs by sales, and more.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

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Seven potential blockbusters set to launch in 2016; Amarin case may lead to 'misleading' marketing; Valeant, Turing raised prices to meet preset targets

Speeding up FDA Approvals Calls for Pause

Speeding up FDA Approvals Calls for Pause

The idea that 30 days is enough time for the FDA to evaluate anything is, of course, quite silly. But Sen. Cruz takes it one step further.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, January 15, 2016

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The FDA declines to approve two drugs for Duchenne muscular dystrophy; government watchdog questions FDA's post-market drug tracking; WebMD denies acquisition talks

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, January 4, 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, January 4, 2016

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The FDA approved 45 new drugs in 2015; Baxalta signs immuno-oncology deal; pharma M&A activity may slow this year

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, December 29, 2015

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Generic-drug approval backlog criticized; KaloBios board members step down; Sovaldi costs as little as $4 in India

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, December 17, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, December 17, 2015

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The FDA approves Lilly's Lantus follow-on biologic; AstraZeneca buys majority stake in Acerta Pharma; Shkreli arrested on securities fraud charges

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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FDA advisers vote against BioMarin's Duchenne drug; the FDA approves Lilly's lung-cancer drug; criticism mounts for Pfizer's proposed deal with Allergan

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Opdivo receives another indication; increasing generic prescriptions may boost patient adherence; hep.-C drugs should be prescribed during earlier stages of disease

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, November 16, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Monday, November 16, 2015

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PBMs crack down on specialty pharmacies; Merck's cholesterol drug soldiers on; rare-disease drug nabs approval

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, October 28, 2015

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Walgreens buys Rite Aid in $9.4 billion deal; Arena fires a third of its workforce and discontinues Belviq clinical trials; FDA approves Amgen melanoma immunotherapy

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, October 6

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, October 6

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The FDA approves another generic version of Abilify; drug price increases driving profit growth; Spark plans to submit eye-drug to the FDA in 2016

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, October 1, 2015

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, October 1, 2015

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The FDA approves Opdivo/Yervoy combination to treat melanoma; BioMarin acquires global rights to Kuvan; Allergan's Juvederm receives marketing approval for lip augmentation

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, August 20

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Thursday, August 20

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Valeant acquires Sprout for $1 billion; AbbVie buys Priority Review voucher from United Therapeutics; FDA approval rate stands at 89% so far for 2015.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 19

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 19

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Sprout's controversial sexual-desire drug receives FDA approval; prescription-drug coverage impacts cash sales at Walmart; Mylan warned about manufacturing violations