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ICYMI: The New Era of Medicine initiative spotlights genomics in NYC

By Andrew Powaleny  |    April 28, 2017
As the understanding of each person’s unique DNA makeup continues to grow (better known as genomics), personalized medicine is rapidly reaching new heights.   Read More

340B Spotlight: 340B hospitals continue to benefit from consolidation at expense of patients

By Rebecca Davison  |    April 27, 2017
As we’ve noted before, incentives to profit under the 340B program are leading to an uneven playing field for providers and may be shifting care to more expensive and less convenient settings in...   Read More

A new era in genomics

By Andrew Powaleny  |    April 26, 2017
Personalized medicine has taken on a new meaning with the mapping of the human genome.   Read More

Australia is making it harder to protect inventions. That’s bad for American businesses and jobs.

By Jay Taylor  |    April 25, 2017
Bringing a single new medicine to market requires substantial resources over many years. To ensure continued investment in the development of tomorrow’s breakthrough treatments and cures,...   Read More

Medicare Monday: Stakeholders raise concern with MedPAC’s proposed changes to drug purchasing program

By Nicole Longo  |    April 24, 2017
A couple weeks ago, we looked at what a broad group of stakeholders have said about the recommended changes to Part B that the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) voted in support of....   Read More

The risks of counterfeit imported medicines

By Allyson Funk  |    April 20, 2017
A recent Wall Street Journal article laid out the serious concerns posed by potent, counterfeit prescription opioids pouring into the United States from China, Mexico and Canada. The Drug...   Read More

Fighting disease Together: New ads feature patients and the researchers behind today’s breakthroughs

By Robert Zirkelbach  |    April 19, 2017
Today, we launched our next wave of advertising as part of the GOBOLDLY™ campaign, titled Together, featuring the stories of researchers developing cutting-edge breakthroughs alongside patients...   Read More

Trading fair means upholding the law: A focus on patents

By Jay Taylor  |    April 18, 2017
Patents are the linchpin of innovation. In the United States and other countries around the world, they provide temporary protection for new inventions. A fair, stable and predictable patent...   Read More

Mental health in the New Era of Medicine

By Bill Chin, M.D.  |    April 18, 2017
Research and development of innovative medicines to promote mental health are a priority for America’s biopharmaceutical research companies. With more than 130 medicines in development for mental...   Read More

New nonprofit – I-ACT for Children – launches to promote innovative medicines development for young patients in need

By Lucy Vereshchagina  |    April 17, 2017
In an exciting step forward to support research and development of innovative new medicines and devices for pediatric patients, the Critical Path Institute (C-Path) announced the launch of a new...   Read More

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