05/08/2017 - 3:22pm

NACDS and HDA argued importation would threaten and destabilize the significant industry-government collaboration already underway to ensure the security of the supply chain.

05/08/2017 - 2:12pm

Executives from Celgene, Regeneron and Vertex represented the drug industry Monday during a biomedical research discussion, but drug prices, long a concern of President Donald Trump, were not discussed during the two-hour meeting.

05/08/2017 - 9:42am

Research of Mitsubishi Tanabe America drug showed individuals receiving edaravone declined less on a clinical assessment of daily functioning compared to those receiving a placebo.

05/05/2017 - 4:20pm

The clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company listed 9.9 million shares at $17 per share on May 4. 

05/05/2017 - 3:26pm

An XPRIZE competition has awarded $2.5 million to Penn.-based Frontier Medical Devices for its machine, DxtER, which uses sensors to check a person’s biological functions, vital signs and body chemistry, then uses an artificial intelligence engine come up with a diagnosis, according to a report from SingularityHub. The competition, inspired by a “Star Trek” device called the Tricorder, selected DxtER from entrants, all of whose devices had to weigh less than 5 lbs., diagnose 10 core health conditions and be smartphone- and tablet-compatible. (SingularityHub)

 

05/05/2017 - 12:39pm

Through the initiative, NCPA will bring to independent community pharmacy owners and staff the Companion Care Counseling Program developed by USH.

05/05/2017 - 11:12am

This announcement represents a major “step towards making some of the most expensive treatments for cancer more widely available in low- and middle-income countries,” the organization stated.

05/04/2017 - 11:52am

Four key customer-centric programs that are critical to Rite Aid include its immunization program, medication synchronization, a differentiated loyalty card offeing and a contemporary store format.

05/04/2017 - 10:15am

Total sales decline by 3% year over, but comparable-store stores improve by 1.2% year over year.