The drug, manufactured by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, is the first FDA-approved treatment for a liver cancer in almost a decade.
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Tecentriq (atezolizumab) was granted accelerated approval for the treatment of people with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma who are not eligible for cisplatin chemotherapy.
Beyond offering STI and HIV testing, Walgreens also is furthering its commitment to supporting communities impacted by HIV through prevention and early detection services, as well as HIV continuing education for its pharmacists.
Giant supermarket operator Kroger views health and wellness as an area for long-term investment, a point underscored by its purchase last year of specialty pharmacy ModernHEALTH.
Jennifer Cretu — most recently VP marketing and public relations — has been named SVP pharma services and marketing.
Study’s senior author observed that the new approach would not only be more responsive to the most urgent unmet medical needs — terminal illnesses that are currently untreatable — it could also greatly accelerate the drug development process.
Atul Kavthekar has more than 20 years of experience in finance, most recently serving as CFO at e-retailer LivingSocial from June 2015 to December 2016.
Dr. Regina Benjamin served as Surgeon General from 2009-2013 under Pres. Barack Obama.
Retailer seeing bottom-line improvement driven by sequential growth in retail pharmacy adjusted script comps, sequential progress in sales trends in its specialty pharmacy business, front store margin expansion and strong holiday seasonal category sales, said CEO Mike Bloom.
Accreditation shows ACS has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.