Lilly and Adocia partner on ultra-rapid insulin for diabetes

19/12/2014

Lilly and Adocia partner on ultra-rapid insulin for diabetesLinda Banks

Eli Lilly and French biotech Adocia are to develop an ultra-rapid insulin, BioChaperone Lispro, for type 1 and type 2 diabetes. BioChaperone Lispro is based on Adocia's technology and is... Read more

Pfizer takes muscular dystrophy drug into phase II

19/12/2014

Pfizer takes muscular dystrophy drug into phase IIStaff reporter

Pfizer has started phase II trials of a candidate drug to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) as it plays catch-up with rivals PTC Therapeutics, Prosensa and Sarepta.The pharma giant has... Read more

Australia finally gives cystic fibrosis patients access to Kalydeco

18/12/2014

Australia finally gives cystic fibrosis patients access to KalydecoStaff reporter

After months of wrangling, Australia has listed Vertex' cystic fibrosis (CF) therapy Kalydeco in the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, finally giving patients access to the new drug.Negotiations over pricing of Kalydeco... Read more

Google Ventures increases healthcare investment

17/12/2014

Google Ventures increases healthcare investmentStaff reporter

Google's venture capital division has embarked on a push into healthcare as it follows the lead of its parent company.The fund has directed more than a third of its investments... Read more

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    Marlow, 4 December 2014: OPEN Health announced the launch of its dedicated market access division, OPEN Access Consulting.

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