22 09, 2014

Registration open for World Congress on Healthy Ageing

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Registration is open for the second World Congress on Healthy Ageing which will be held in Johannesburg from 30 July to 2 August 2015.

Themed ‘Bridging the Ageing Divide’, the congress will be a global forum for internationally renowned experts [...]

26 09, 2013

Good news and bad news for Eli Lilly’s ramucirumab

By |September 26th, 2013|Total Biopharma|0 Comments|

Eli Lilly has announced the results of two separate Phase III trials with its cancer mAb ramucirumab – and there’s good news and bad news. The drug failed to reach its primary endpoint in the breast cancer indication, yet [...]

24 09, 2013
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    Increase in generic drug use stabilises US health spend growth rate

Increase in generic drug use stabilises US health spend growth rate

By |September 24th, 2013|Total Biopharma|0 Comments|

Generic drug use in the US jumped up 8% in 2012, keeping the growth rate of health care spending stable for the third straight year. This is according to a new report from the Health Care Cost Institute, which [...]

10 09, 2013

NICE chief exec questions real costs of R&D

By |September 10th, 2013|Total Biopharma|0 Comments|

In a letter to UK newspaper The Times, the chief executive of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has challenged the real costs of pharmaceutical research and development.

Sir Andrew Dillon, who has headed up the UK [...]

9 08, 2013

Smartphone app identifies pills in a snap

By |August 9th, 2013|MedSnap|0 Comments|

Smartphone app identifies pills in seconds.

Poor medication use is responsible for 8% of all US healthcare expenditure. That’s $200 billion a year. And often poor medication use arises from poor documentation of a patient’s medication history. Anyone who has [...]

18 05, 2010

Entrepreneur Report

By |May 18th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments|