New survival data boosts AZ's lung cancer drug

17/04/2015

New survival data boosts AZ's lung cancer drugStaff reporter

Updated progression-free survival data for AstraZeneca's lung cancer candidate AZD9291 has put the drug firmly on course for filing in the first half of this year.Updated results from the ongoing AURA trial... Read more

Can GSK’s epilepsy drug help ALS patients?

17/04/2015

Can GSK’s epilepsy drug help ALS patients?Andrew McConaghie

The search for a new treatment for the progressive neurodegenerative disease ALS has turned to an existing epilepsy drug marketed by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).New treatments for the disease are desperately needed,... Read more

Ibrance trial stopped early on survival benefit

16/04/2015

Ibrance trial stopped early on survival benefitStaff reporter

A phase 3 trial of Pfizer's breast cancer therapy Ibrance has been stopped early after a clear benefit on progression-free survival was seen compared to control.The PALOMA-3 study of recently-approved Ibrance (palbociclib)... Read more

AZ extends cancer collaboration with Immunocore

16/04/2015

AZ extends cancer collaboration with ImmunocoreAndrew McConaghie

AstraZeneca's biologics arm MedImmune is to research yet another combination of immuno-oncology treatments, as it vies to join the leaders in this cutting-edge therapy area.The firm has unveiled a collaboration... Read more

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    15/04/2015

     

    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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    30/03/2015

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    02/04/2015

    On May12th CreateHealth.io will define a clear methodology and share proven tactics used to develop customer centric services that improve patient outcomes.

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    02/04/2015

    Have you been tasked with developing services that improve patient value?Most pharma CEOs cite the patient voice as their biggest challenge, take Joseph Jimenez’s (CEO Novartis) recent statement in the...

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    31/03/2015

     

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