STAT Plus: Trump's fun with pharmaceutical packaging
WASHINGTON - Egged on by a group of pharmaceutical executives, President Trump grimaced as he worked a lever with two hands, his signature red tie askew, to concentrate nearly...
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Merck reveals plans for role in Austin health innovation hub
These hubs seek to “break new ground” in digital health by supporting collaboration between the big pharma company, academia, and digital health startups.
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STAT Plus: Japan to take ‘strict action' against Bayer over patient-data scandal
The Japanese government intends to take “strict action” against Bayer after the drug maker acknowledged three employees “inappropriately” accessed patient data as part of a...
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STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Ontario ministers want to prosecute Purdue; cancer docs promote ‘value' for cancer meds
Good morning, everyone, and how are you today? We are doing just fine, thank you, despite disruptions caused by the need to correspond from a guest campus. Nonetheless, we are...
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STAT Plus: AbbVie COO: How scientists should talk to the C-suites
“In the Know” features conversations with the people and personalities in biopharma. Azita Saleki-Gerhardt is used to simultaneously navigating divergent cultures. At the...
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STAT Plus: How do you measure value in a drug - or anything else in medicine?
BOSTON - At a swanky hotel in the Theatre District, about a dozen health policy experts and drug development academics gathered to talk drug pricing. Speakers on the Manhattan...
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Vertex Pharma shares hit life high as cystic fibrosis data wows
Shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc soared to touch a record high on Wednesday, a day after the drugmaker revealed data on its triple combinations of cystic fibrosis...
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STAT Plus: FDA may publicly shame drug makers for thwarting generic rivals
Attention brand-name drug makers: the Food and Drug Administration may soon publicly shame you for thwarting generic rivals. The idea is to break a logjam caused by an FDA...
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STAT Plus: European ombudsman probes talks between regulators and drug makers
Do private discussions between drug makers and European regulators somehow influence marketing applications that are subsequently submitted for approval? Concerned about the...
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Should drug makers be banned from buying back stock? Take our reader poll
Drug makers often argue that innovation would suffer whenever they are attacked for high prices. But a new analysis finds many of these companies have actually spent
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Capitol Hill health bill drama is leaving Obamacare exchanges in limbo
“It's insane,” said John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care Health Plan, which has about 26,000 customers on the California exchange. “Here we are in the middle of July and we don't...
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In retrospect, Republicans' inability to overhaul the health law should not come as much of a surprise. Many ACA provisions have proved popular and lack of presidential...
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Senate Republicans just don't have the votes to repeal and Obamacare quite yet.
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The “no ‘poo” hair method is literally what it sounds like: You are washing your hair sans shampoo. Although this may sound extremely strange - and for some, dirty - it's...
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With busy schedules and an endless list of responsibilities, it can become increasingly harder to get in daily exercise. It may be easier to workout on the weekends, but...