5 of the best juror excuses in the Martin Shkreli case thus far
“In this particular case, the only thing I'd be impartial about is what prison he goes to,” said a potential juror on day three of Martin Shkreli's high-profile court case...
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STAT Plus: FDA is reviewing generic applications faster, but what about those carryover fees?
Now that the Food and Drug Administration plans to fast-track generic drug applications in hopes of spurring competition and lowering medicines costs, a key question should be...
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STAT Plus: What risk? Former Ariad employees are charged with insider trading
When she worked at Ariad Pharmaceuticals several years ago, Maureen Curran was supposed to know something about managing risk. Instead, federal authorities say that she threw...
16 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Shkreli is denied a mistrial; Drug makers scramble to find safer painkillers
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the middle of the week. Congratulations on making it this far and remember, there are only a few more days until the long weekend arrives...
19 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: A Merck cholesterol drug trial surprises, but is it really a game changer?
File this under “Who'da thunk it?” In a surprising development, Merck reported that a cholesterol-lowering drug met its primary goals in a trial that was measuring...
1 day ago - STAT - 2 articles
STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Shkreli is called ‘evil' and a ‘snake'; Merck surprises with a positive trial result
Good morning, everyone, and how are you today? We are just fine, thank you, especially as our shortest person has now begun an honest-to-goodness summer job, adding to the...
1 day ago - STAT - 2 articles
STAT Plus: More lawmakers want the Army to hold a hearing on Zika vaccine pricing
A half dozen U.S. senators want the U.S. Army to hold a public hearing to explore the controversy over the pricing of a Zika virus vaccine that Sanofi is developing with...
2 days ago - STAT
EU tests limits of drug pricing freedom in landmark probe
BRUSSELS/LONDON - The first ever EU antitrust probe into excessive drug pricing is taking the European pharmaceuticals industry into uncharted territory, unnerving some...
2 days ago - Reuters
Martin Shkreli defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial
NEW YORK - “Pharma Bro” just won't keep his mouth shut. Even with his federal securities fraud trial set to begin Monday, Martin Shkreli has blatantly defied his attorneys'...
2 days ago - STAT - 2 articles
STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Shkreli jury selection begins; Will Trump pressure India to change patent laws?
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week. We hope the weekend respite was refreshing and invigorating, because that unavoidable routine of meetings...
2 days ago - STAT
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Show Off Your American Pride With Fourth of July Nail Art
If there's no such thing as too much of a good thing, then there's no such thing as too much red, white, and blue for the Fourth of July. For us, this means repping our...
The Best Products To Moisturize Seriously Dry Skin
We're not just talking about dehydrated skin here - there's a difference.
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Since shopping is a beloved American pastime, it's just as logical as a way to celebrate July 4 as fireworks and barbecues. As we enter the height of Summer beauty season, it's...
Dear GOP Senators: Alzheimer's Patients Need More Benefits, Not Less
The Republican bill would make an already broken system even worse.
22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate GOP Health Care Bill, CBO Reports
Senate Republicans want to pass this legislation this week.
The Republican Health Care Bill Is Mean And Cold-Hearted
The principles of Republican health care are straight out of 16th century England where being poor was a sure sign of moral
Warren Buffett Makes The Case For Single-Payer Health Care
One government insurer would be "more effective" at controlling costs, the billionaire says.
The Scary FDA Loophole That Allows Cosmetics With Reported Side Effects to...
Consumer complaints for side effects caused by ingredients in cosmetic products have more than doubled from last year according to a new study published in JAMA Internal...
AARP Urges 'All Senators To Vote NO' On GOP Health Care Bill
The bill would bring changes "ultimately harming some of our nation's most vulnerable citizens,” the group said.
Merck, Heritage Valley Health System, caught in global cyberattack
On Tuesday, pharma giant Merck & Co confirmed its computer network had been compromised as part of a vicious new cybersecurity attack, which also impacted at least one U.S...