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Articles

Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosures

17th November 2014

 Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosuresArticles

Are big pharma companies merely paying lip service to corporate social responsibility around climate change? An investigation into the disclosures made by 25 of the largest suggests there is a...

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The Medical Innovation Bill: helping patients and innovation, or a prescription for negligence?

5th November 2014

 The Medical Innovation Bill: helping patients and innovation, or a prescription for negligence?Articles

Proposed legislation put forward by Lord Saatchi aims to enable doctors to use untested treatments for patients with life-threatening conditions. pharmaphorum spoke to Dominic Nutt, director of Communications - The...

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How multinational pharmaceutical companies deal with bribery and corruption risks in China

25th June 2014

 How multinational pharmaceutical companies deal with bribery and corruption risks in ChinaArticles

Recent investigations by Chinese authorities into bribery and corruption allegations in multinational pharmaceutical companies in China show an increased commitment to crack down on corruption.Since 2009, China has accelerated its...

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The trend to blend: M&A in pharma - Are you ready?

17th June 2014

 The trend to blend: M&A in pharma - Are you ready?Articles

Paul Gershlick and Laura Barrell examine the recent surge in mergers and acquisitions, and look at what small to medium sized firms can do to make themselves more attractive to...

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News

Republican rise puts Obamacare under more pressure

11th November 2014

 Republican rise puts Obamacare under more pressureNews

The outlook for the Obamacare health reforms are once again in doubt following last week's mid-term elections in which the Republicans won control of the Senate.The rise of the Republicans,...

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AbbVie hits out at US Treasury as Shire bid dies

21st October 2014

 AbbVie hits out at US Treasury as Shire bid dies News

Following AbbVie's recommendation to its shareholders to vote against the takeover of Shire last week, Shire's board has agreed to terminate the Cooperation Agreement and release AbbVie from its obligations...

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AbbVie withdraws Shire bid following US tax changes

16th October 2014

 AbbVie withdraws Shire bid following US tax changesNews

AbbVie's board has recommended its stockholders vote against its proposed £31 billion buyout of Shire as a result of the tightening of US tax laws in September to deter so-called...

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Merck to face sex discrimination charges in US

10th October 2014

 Merck to face sex discrimination charges in USNews

Five women who claim they suffered sex discrimination while working as sales reps for Merck have been told that the company's motion to dismiss the case has been denied by...

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Events

Sterilisation for Medical Devices

26th November 2014 - 27th November 2014

Sterilisation for Medical Devices

Shaping a sterilisation plan can be a challenging task; deciding which method to use, deciding whether to sterilise in house or whether to outsource, and then verifying and validating the...

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Generics Labeling 2014

3rd December 2014 - 4th December 2014

Generics Labeling 2014

Building on the success of the marcus evans generic pharmaceuticals series, the Generics Labeling 2014 Conference will bring together executives charged with navigating various facets of pharmaceutical labeling and regulatory...

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Rx to OTC Switch Summit

4th December 2014 - 5th December 2014

Rx to OTC Switch Summit

Have you considered switching to OTC? The market potential is huge and the FDA is actively working with industry stakeholders to look into new classes and accelerate switches. As most...

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Genesis 2014

9th December 2014

Genesis 2014

#ongenesis2014 The life sciences industry is continually changing. The whole issue of cost containment, reimbursement and personalised medicine development is the key to the healthcare industry in the next 20 years. Now...

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