Pfizer's Xeljanz gets FDA nod as joint disease treatment
U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc said on Thursday the United States Food and Drug Administration approved two doses of its drug Xeljanz for the treatment of a joint disease.
7 hours ago - Reuters
STAT Plus: Biosimilars may get to market still faster, thanks to another court ruling
In a decision with implications for health care costs, a federal appeals court ruled drug makers cannot use state laws to punish their biosimilar rivals from withholding...
11 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Can the Teva reorganization really achieve all its goals? Here's what the wags say
Whither Teva Pharmaceuticals ? After weeks of anticipation, the drug maker is starting a large-scale reorganization that involves 14,000 layoffs, or 25 percent of its...
14 hours ago - STAT - 3 articles
Teva Pharmaceuticals to Cut 25% of Jobs in Huge Reshaping
The world's biggest maker of generic drugs has been squeezed by increased competition and lower prices and is saddled with a large amount of debt.
16 hours ago - New York Times - 3 articles
STAT Plus: Those calculators for the true value of a drug? They could backfire, a new report warns
In this era of concern about soaring health care spending, economists have raced to devise calculators to capture the true value of a drug - and sometimes concluded that pricey...
17 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Teva to cut 14,000 jobs, close numerous facilities; India probes drug makers for price fixing
Everyone, and how are you today? We are just fine, thank you, especially since a charming snowfall has dusted the Pharmalot campus. Nothing like a pretty wintry scene, is...
17 hours ago - STAT - 3 articles
Kellyanne Conway leading an ‘opioids cabinet,' as she assumes more active policy role
WASHINGTON - Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, has been leading weekly meetings at the White House with officials across a dozen federal departments to develop a...
22 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Hospital and pharma lobbyists spar over drug-discount program before time runs out
Hospital and pharmaceutical industry lobbyists are facing off as lawmakers scramble to finalize a year-end spending deal that could include changes to the controversial 340B...
22 hours ago - STAT
Lawmakers Push Back Against The Latest Flimsy Campaign To Crack Down On Kratom
The herbal drug "should be legal and available for those struggling with addiction," said Rep. Jared Polis.
1 day ago - The Huffington Post
Marijuana and Vaping Are More Popular Than Cigarettes Among Teenagers
The latest national survey of adolescent drug use found declining use of most substances, including alcohol, tobacco, prescription opioids and stimulants.
1 day ago - New York Times
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Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Are The No. 1 Category Of Food Products Purchased...
An additional 10 percent of food dollars were spent on desserts, salty snacks, candy and sugar.
FlexScanMD and drchrono team up to help medical practices track inventory
A new partnership between drchrono, an EHR vendor, and FlexScanMD, an inventory management software company, seeks to make it easier for medical practices to keep an eye on...
Billion-dollar cancer detection startup Grail names new CEO with commercial...
After the surprise departure of its founding CEO in August, Illumina spin-out Grail has named Roche/Genentech's Global Head of Clinical Operations Jennifer Cook as its new leader.