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AmerisourceBergen to acquire H.D. Smith

AmerisourceBergen will be paying $815 million in cash for Springfield, Ill.-based H.D. Smith, which is currently the United States’ largest independent wholesaler. 

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Biosimilars poised to bring savings — if they get to launch

Even as more approvals roll in and industry officials talk about how biosimilars will bring significant savings in the coming decade, there is a concern that regulatory and reimbursement hurdles could prevent the industry from realizing the full savings of the less-expensive alternative to biologics.