05/16/2016 - 10:17am

In a move aimed at improving value and scale for both parties, the agreement will see Walmart and McKesson jointly sourcing generics for their U.S. operations.

05/13/2016 - 1:52pm

According to the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines, the letter was spurred by the agency choosing a random suffix when it approved the second biosimilar earlier this year.

05/13/2016 - 1:39pm

In the 2015 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced the launch of the Precision Medicine Initiative — a bold new research effort that can be actuated by MD Labs' Rxight, a pharmacogenetic program. 

05/13/2016 - 12:53pm
The acquisition will bring Mylan some 25 branded and generic topical products alongside a pipeline of another 25 potential products.
05/12/2016 - 2:59pm

Aurobindo’s generic Opana is indicated to help relieve moderate to sever pain in patients whose doctors have deemed the use of an opioid appropriate.

05/12/2016 - 11:40am

Mylan’s Frova generic is indicated to treat acute migraine headaches in adults.

05/11/2016 - 9:50am

By combining EHR data, historical patterns of flu activity and a machine-learning algorithm to interpret the data, the researchers made accurate predictions of national and local influenza activity.

05/10/2016 - 4:35pm

The study also notes that a solid portion of the excess cost — about $73 billion between 2010 and 2012 — was paid by consumers.

05/10/2016 - 4:23pm

A Forbes contributor on Monday offered an analysis of the recent record high in generics approvals by the Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Generic Drugs, and the importance that speedy approvals can play in helping patients. The analysis notes that speeding up FDA approval through user fee programs can be beneficial both for patients and manufacturers. (Forbes)