Pharmaceutical

Strategies to Increase the Value of Drug Therapy

Strategies to Increase the Value of Drug Therapy

Value is a concept that concerns all healthcare stakeholders.

FDA says Amgen cancer data can't support accelerated approval

FDA says Amgen cancer data can't support accelerated approval

Briefing materials released before Wednesday's panel review indicate the regulator wants clearer data to assess Amgen's experimental melanoma treatment.

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

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.

 

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