Rare disease research: grey literature is the new knowledge currency

Rare disease research: grey literature is the new knowledge currency

Pharma research for rare disease is challenging because of insufficient patient populations available for clinical trials, and also because the investment returns are marginal. Thus, ...
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Evolving Patient Access Programs for Specialty Therapies

(Sponsored by RxCrossroads by McKesson) When a physician prescribes or treats a patient with your specialty drug, the stakes are high for everyone. Patient access ...
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Biotech touts COVID antibody test as Roche CEO goes on warpath

Biotech touts COVID antibody test as Roche CEO goes on warpath

A Belgian biotech has started producing tests to rapidly detect antibodies against coronavirus infections, after the CEO of big pharma rival Roche launched a withering ...
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Personal Health Train initiative gives researchers data access FAIRly

Personal Health Train initiative gives researchers data access FAIRly

Health data is everywhere. It is managed by universities, research centers, medical institutions and by individuals themselves. With this valuable data located in so many ...
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Sales growth of pharmaceuticals is slowing globally, says IQVIA annual study

The IQVIA Institute of Human Data Science’s annual study, Global Medicine Spending and Usage Trends, is out and while its data are a reliable measure ...
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Pharma given COVID-19 test ‘call to arms’ by health secretary

Pharma given COVID-19 test ‘call to arms’ by health secretary

UK health secretary Matt Hancock has asked pharma and biotech firms to help the country find antibody tests that work against COVID-19 in a bid ...
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Pharma distributors adjust to the Covid-19 pandemic

Pharma distributors have learned, through painful experience, how to deal with natural disasters that shut down healthcare resources across a region; Covid-19, obviously, is different. ...
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Coronavirus pharma news roundup – 03/04/20

Coronavirus pharma news roundup – 03/04/20

After pharma ramped up its response to coronavirus last week, we heard more this week about the many drugs, digital interventions and partnerships that the ...
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Three drug development strategies to combat 2019 novel coronavirus

Three drug development strategies to combat 2019 novel coronavirus

Coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) has rapidly spread from its starting point in Wuhan, China. As of February 23, 2020, a total of 32 countries and ...
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