May 23, 2017

According to the agency, this is the first time it has approved a cancer treatment based on a common biomarker rather than the location in the body where the tumor originated.

May 22, 2017

Hoffman La Roche’s drug takes aim at the form of vasculitis, a group of disorders that results in inflammation of blood vessels.

May 19, 2017

The oral therapy is administered twice daily for adults with an FLT3 mutation-positive acute myeloid leukemia diagnosis.

May 17, 2017

The Natural Products Association on Tuesday expressed support of the reorganization of the Office of Regulatory Affairs by FDA.

May 17, 2017

According to the FDA, the expanded approval of Kalydeco triples the number of rare gene mutations that the drug can now treat, expanding the indication from the treatment of 10 mutations, to 33.

May 17, 2017

During an analyst meeting, the company also said it will share its plans to continue driving sustainable growth by leveraging its strong portfolio of core blockbuster products, the “industry-leading” productivity of its innovation model, and the pending acquisition of Swiss-based biotech company Actelion.

May 16, 2017

SB-525 uses a recombinant adeno-associated virus to deliver a human Factor VIII cDNA construct and proprietary, synthetic liver-specific promoter to the nucleus of liver cells with a single infusion.

May 12, 2017

Maine Sen. Susan Collins told the news outlet it was approved May 11 Collins says the measure is part of an investigation into "aggressive price hikes" in prescription drugs.

May 12, 2017

Steve Anderson participated in a listening session, one of a series of events intended to gather information and policy ideas from a wide variety of stakeholders which relate to the affordability, accessibility and availability of drugs for patients.

May 12, 2017

The NCPA letter to Republican Seantors cites research that a leading predictor of adherence is a patient’s proximity to and relationship with a pharmacist.

May 10, 2017

Bavencio (avelumab) Injection is intended for the treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma who have disease progression during or following platinum-containing chemotherapy, or who have disease progression within 12 months of neoadjuvant or adjuvant treatment with platinum-containing chemotherapy.

May 10, 2017

Scott Gottlieb had served as a deputy FDA commissioner and a high-ranking official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration.

May 9, 2017

Eligible patients simply present the discount via card or mobile app at one of 40,000 pharmacies nationwide, including CVS, the Kroger Family of Pharmacies and Walgreens.

May 9, 2017

The Kisqali Femara Co-Pack (ribociclib tablets; letrozole tablets) is intended for the treatment of hormone receptor-positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 negative (HR+/HER2-) advanced or metastatic breast cancer in postmenopausal women.

May 9, 2017

People with allergies have "done nothing" but have to pay for it, the governor said during the radio show.

May 8, 2017

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.

May 8, 2017

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

May 8, 2017

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.

May 5, 2017

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

May 4, 2017

New medicines introduced in the past two years continue to drive at least half of total spending growth as clusters of innovative treatments for cancer, autoimmune diseases, HIV, multiple sclerosis, and diabetes become accessible to patients, according to QuintilesIMS Institute.

May 3, 2017

Under the collaboration, Pieris will be responsible for advancing its preclinical lead candidate, PRS-060 into Phase I clinical trials this year.

May 3, 2017

Imfinzi is approved under the FDA’s accelerated approval pathway, based on tumor response rate and durability of response.

May 2, 2017

CEO Larry Merlo also points to company’s relationship with OptumRx, PBM contract wins and much more during CVS’ Q1 earnings conference call. 

May 2, 2017

Supercenter pharmacy prescription program includes oral generic antibiotics with a special focus on prescriptions most often filled for children, prenatal vitamins, and medications for those with diabetes and high cholesterol.