CVS Health will remove Lilly's Jardiance in favor of J&J's Invokana.
Generic drugmakers reportedly seeking deals; GSK to refocus R&D; Merck and AstraZeneca to test combo cancer drug
About 4.4 billion prescriptions filled in the U.S. in 2016; Sanofi and Ablynx reach I-O deal; biotech M&A slows in H1
Novo Nordisk and Roche are two examples of drugmakers that are turning to digital-health startups to better engage with patients and mine valuable real-world evidence.
AstraZeneca CEO reportedly moving to Teva; the FDA reverses on approval for Amicus drug; Merck names winners of Alexa challenge
Amgen and Teva raise prices of leukemia drugs twice this year; Roche acquires diabetes app; docs use Snapchat to share patient scans
Under siege from intense competition and the rise of value-based contracts, diabetes drugmakers look to outcomes data to stand out.
The FDA asks Endo to take opioid off the market; Lilly partners with Swiss biotech; House committee advances PDUFA bill — without off-label provision
The drugmaker said it has been forced to provide higher rebates to PBMs and insurers for certain drugs.
Biogen licenses experimental Alzheimer's drug; Apple reportedly working on diabetes sensors; doc warns against industry payments
The FDA rejected an outcomes update to the Januvia label; digital-health funding dropped in Q1 of 2017; the FDA approves 23andMe's genetic test
Rick Altinger is CEO of Glooko.
Sean Duffy is CEO of Omada Health.
Study finds SGLT-2 inhibitors lowered risk of death; former FDA commissioners raise drug importation issues; Bayer, J&J's Xarelto lowered VTE risk in study
Pharma industry remains focused on Alzheimer's, despite setbacks; few new diabetes drugs in development; the FDA issues complete response letter to Trevena
Spending for inflammatory drugs like AbbVie's Humira and Amgen's Enbrel rose, while hepatitis C drugs showed decline.
Biogen completes hemophilia spinoff; old drug being tested as a prostate cancer treatment; Merck reports Q4 decline in revenue
Diabetes patients sue drugmakers over price increases; the FTC opens Mylan investigation; Fitbit to ramp up marketing
BMS cuts forecast after Opdivo setbacks; diabetes death rate rises; McKesson acquires prior authorization startup
That may take a "focus on brand building that goes beyond 'ask your doctor if this drug is right for you.'"
Sanofi's Lantus is the top-selling product with its Lantus franchise. Merck's Januvia and Novo Nordisk's Victoza round out the top 3.
Type 2 diabetes has been hogging health headlines lately — and for good reason. But the incidence of type 1 diabetes is also on the rise.
Sanofi sues Novo over Tresiba marketing; the FDA issues two more untitled letters; U.S. health spending rose substantially from 1996 to 2013
GSK's two-drug combo for HIV has positive Phase-III results; the FDA approves glucose system that doesn't use finger pricking; Rite Aid to sell stores
Eli Lilly partnered with Express Scripts to improve adherence for diabetes patients with high-deductible health plans.
Lilly to offer discounts for insulin products; Trump reportedly considering Scott Gottlieb to lead FDA; three execs depart Valeant
Adherence is one of the biggest challenges physicians face in diabetes management.
Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly have to position their third-in-class diabetes medication Jardiance as a heart drug.
Astellas Pharma is searching for Xtandi successor; Novo Nordisk says Tresiba is safer than Lantus; Pfizer awards Nexium account to Grey
Companies such as Eli Lilly and Medtronic have launched branded apps for their products, but experts say they don't make sense for all medicines.