Gilead

Rate of Sovaldi non-adherence points to need for patient support

Rate of Sovaldi non-adherence points to need for patient support

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A mélange of new treatments awaiting approval and a lack of patient support are driving down drug utilization for Gilead's HCV blockbuster, according to a new study.

Roche has no rights to Sovaldi, panel rules

Despite a collaboration with original Sovaldi owner Pharmasset in 2004, a panel ruled Roche has no rights to HCV treatment Sovaldi.

 Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, August 15

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, August 15

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UK drug-cost watchdog backs Sovaldi, Achillion touts HCV interim results, Avastin's latest cancer indication, Ebola outbreak worsens, COPD drug gets panel nod, and study links quick reviews and black-box warnings.

Gilead, Merck HCV marketing battle may be on horizon

Gilead, Merck HCV marketing battle may be on horizon

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Disclosed in its earnings report yesterday, Gilead may have a card up its sleeve to counter Merck's experimental hep. C combo regimen.

Gilead's idelalisib hat trick

The FDA greenlighted the drug for three cancers.

Next target for hep. C drugmakers: co-infections

Next target for hep. C drugmakers: co-infections

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An international AIDS conference this weekend kicked off a new battle in the war against hepatitis C: demonstrating high cure rates in those who are co-infected.

Waxman takes aim at Gilead over Sovaldi pricing

Waxman takes aim at Gilead over Sovaldi pricing

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Longtime industry critic, Congressmen Henry Waxman penned a note to Gilead CEO over the "extraordinarily high cost," of its recently approved HCV treatment Sovaldi.

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