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Pharma news round-up: Pfizer-Allergan merger scrapped, Gilead to buy Nimbus Apollo, WHO diabetes campaign and more

8th April 2016

 Pharma news round-up: Pfizer-Allergan merger scrapped, Gilead to buy Nimbus Apollo, WHO diabetes campaign and moreArticles

A round-up of this week's top pharma and healthcare news – plus reaction from social media. Marco Ricci reports. Marco RicciTime called on Pfizer/Allergan mergerUndoubtedly the biggest story of the week...

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Does the drug industry need a new pricing model?

12th January 2015

 Does the drug industry need a new pricing model?Articles

Various approaches have been taken to try to balance the rising costs of new medicines with tightening healthcare budgets, but few have proved effective long-term. Advances in drug development are...

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20 People who shaped healthcare in 2014 (Part 4)

2nd January 2015

 20 People who shaped healthcare in 2014 (Part 4)Articles

In the final instalment of our review of 2014, Andrew McConaghie looks at how patient advocates in rare diseases and 'activist investors' have shaped healthcare – and will continue to...

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Selling science to potential investors and partners

12th September 2014

 Selling science to potential investors and partnersArticles

Start-ups and biotechs often need the support of outside investors to take their innovations to the next level. So what are the considerations when preparing a presentation for these important...

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News

Medivation update: AstraZeneca considers £7 billion bid

18th April 2016

 Medivation update: AstraZeneca considers £7 billion bidNews

AstraZeneca (AZ) is the latest pharma company to enter the Medivation buyout saga, with a possible £7 billion offer in the works.The British-Swedish multinational has reportedly had its eye on...

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Medivation buyout: Sanofi and J&J lead the chase

15th April 2016

 Medivation buyout: Sanofi and J&J lead the chaseNews

The chase to acquire US pharma company Medivation continues with rumours of Sanofi and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) leading the pack.Sanofi is particularly keen on snapping up the specialist pharma company, with reports...

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IBM Watson Health expands data reach with $2.6bn Truven purchase

22nd February 2016

 IBM Watson Health expands data reach with $2.6bn Truven purchaseNews

IBM Watson Health announced late last week that it is to acquire Truven Health Analytics, a company which holds health data on around 300 million patient lives.The $2.6 billion purchase...

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Genentech's multiple sclerosis drug granted Breakthrough status

17th February 2016

 Genentech's multiple sclerosis drug granted Breakthrough statusNews

Genentech's drug ocrelizumab has been granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for patients with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS).The drug is the first ever multiple sclerosis treatment to be granted Breakthrough status by...

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White Papers

All change for pharma and biotech partnerships

30th September 2013

 All change for pharma and biotech partnershipsWhite Papers

The pharma industry is always evolving, and in the past decade, there has been an increasing reliance on partnering to strengthen R&D. In this original white paper, Phenestra shares its...

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Audio & Video

Live webinar/debate - Feb 4th - COPD, connecting real world needs to patient centric solutions

    COPD is a widespread, costly and largely preventable condition which affects over 300 million people worldwide and is recognised as the ‘third-leading’ cause of death in most countries. Adherence rates...

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On demand webinar: The Price is Right? - Delivering UK access for niche patient populations

  With challenges to highly priced rare disease medicines and the Cancer Drug Fund evolving again – what is next, what are the ramifications for high priced/innovative treatments delivering beneficial outcomes...

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Press Releases

Physicians Interactive Advances Global Health Digital Engagement by Acquiring Univadis

22nd October 2015

Physicians Interactive Advances Global Health Digital Engagement by Acquiring Univadis

Physicians Interactive Advances Global Health Digital Engagement by Acquiring UnivadisAuthoritative Medical Content Platform Combined with Deep Digital Expertise Offers Greater Opportunities to Engage Healthcare Professionals and Improve Outcomes READING, Mass. –...

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Arthur G. Cook (ZS Associates) publishes 2nd Edition with Gower

15th April 2015

Arthur G. Cook (ZS Associates) publishes 2nd Edition with Gower

  The eagerly awaited second edition of Arthur G. Cook's Forecasting for the Pharmaceutical Industry is now available from Gower.     Forecasting for the Pharmaceutical Industry is a definitive guide for forecasters as...

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New Schoonveld book is now available!

10th December 2014

New Schoonveld book is now available!

It's here!   The eagerly awaited new editon of THE PRICE OF GLOBAL HEALTH  is now available.   Written by global drug pricing expert Ed Schoonveld, The Price of Global Health (second edition) is...

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