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EMA update on stolen vials of Herceptin

18-04-2014

The European Medicines Agency has provided an update on the latest information relating to the stolen…

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EMA says that vials of falsified Herceptin have been identified

EMA says that vials of falsified Herceptin have been identified

16-04-2014

The European Medicines Agency says it has been informed that vials of Swiss drug major Roche’s blockbuster…

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Total spending growth returns for US medicines, reports IMS Health

Total spending growth returns for US medicines, reports IMS Health

15-04-2014

Total spending on US medicines increased 1.0% on a real per capita basis in 2013, while the use of health…

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Obeticholic acid produces meaningful biochemical and clinical improvements in PBC cirrhosis patients

14-04-2014

Results from an international Phase III study presented at the European Association for the Study of…

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Australia to review program for life-saving drugs access

Australia to review program for life-saving drugs access

10-04-2014

The Australian government says that it will review the Life Saving Drugs Program (LSDP) - a move aimed…

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Need for age-appropriate drug formulations for elderly; report

Need for age-appropriate drug formulations for elderly; report

09-04-2014

Despite the elderly being the fastest-growing segment of the global population, only a few of their treatments…

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Promoting competition key to improving patients’ access to high cost medicines, says PHARMAC

Promoting competition key to improving patients’ access to high cost medicines, says PHARMAC

08-04-2014

New Zealand’s Pharmaceutical Management Agency, PHARMAC, has announced its intention to test out a…

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US CMS ensures higher value and quality for Medicare health and drug plans

08-04-2014

The US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the 2015 rate announcement and final call…

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GlaxoSmithKline targets strategic investments in Africa

02-04-2014

Speaking at the 5th EU-Africa Business Forum in Brussels this week, Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive…

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Price cuts mean PBS can afford new medicines, says Medicines Australia

Price cuts mean PBS can afford new medicines, says Medicines Australia

01-04-2014

As of today in Australia, price cuts come into effect for 121 medicines, and trade group Medicines Australia…

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Otsuka’s Samsca, first ADPKD therapy, approved in Japan

25-03-2014

Japanese drugmaker Otsuka Pharmaceutical says it has become the first company in the world to obtain…

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Ukraine MoH signs “understanding” with insulin producers

24-03-2014

On March 19, Oleg Musiy, the Minister of Health in Ukraine, signed the memorandum of understanding with…

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India urged to take action on unregulated tuberculosis drug sales

23-03-2014

Although cases of tuberculosis are dropping in Europe, as is the incidence in the USA, an extremely slower…

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New survey confirms psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients frequently undertreated or not treated at all

21-03-2014

A unique and extensive survey provides the first-of-its-kind multinational look into the impact psoriasis…

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New US guidelines could see 12.8 million more patients prescribed statins

New US guidelines could see 12.8 million more patients prescribed statins

20-03-2014

New US guidelines regarding those patients who are prescribed statins to prevent cardiovascular disease…

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PBS “a national treasure,” says Medicines Australia, but needs stable framework

PBS “a national treasure,” says Medicines Australia, but needs stable framework

20-03-2014

In his address to the country at the National Press Club in Canberra yesterday, Chairman of Medicines…

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Latest Australian PBS Listings include medicines for children

Latest Australian PBS Listings include medicines for children

19-03-2014

Ten new medicines to treat a range of illnesses from rare forms of cancer to skin conditions will be…

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Pan-European survey calls for a shift in policy for biosimilars

Pan-European survey calls for a shift in policy for biosimilars

19-03-2014

This week, the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines (ASBM) disclosed the results of a survey of 470 European…

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Incidence of TB down in Europe but multidrug-resistance continues

Incidence of TB down in Europe but multidrug-resistance continues

19-03-2014

Across the 53 countries of the World Health Organization European Region, an estimated 353 000 patients…

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Medigene signs collaboration with Falk Pharma for RhuDex

Medigene signs collaboration with Falk Pharma for RhuDex

19-03-2014

German biotechnology company Medigene has signed an exclusive global license agreement with drugmaker…

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Executive Q&A: Fibrotech's chief executive Darren Kelly

Executive Q&A: Fibrotech's chief executive Darren Kelly

18-03-2014

The Pharma Letter interviewed chief executive Darren Kelly about Fibrotech’s ethos and its lead product,…

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