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Infographic: Cancer Drug Pairings

By Anna Azvolinsky | April 1, 2018

Researchers use several different strategies to deliver a one-two punch.

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Multidrug combinations lead to better results for cancer patients, but efficiently identifying them is proving difficult.

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The company’s recent effort to find new treatments for Alzheimer’s ended in disappointment.

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The Good Pharma Scorecard finds some big pharmaceutical companies are meeting legal standards for disclosing results—but many studies still go unreported.

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If approved, patisiran will be the first RNAi therapeutic on the market. 

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image: Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Damage May Mean Drug Shortages

Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Damage May Mean Drug Shortages

By Ashley P. Taylor | October 11, 2017

Three weeks after Hurricane Maria hit the island, pharmaceutical plants are not back up to speed.

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image: Opinion: Token Pharmacovigilance

Opinion: Token Pharmacovigilance

By Peter Doshi | May 23, 2017

A US government website for collecting reports of side effects associated with vaccines is broken. Why has no one noticed?

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With its purchase of Actelion, Johnson & Johnson’s acquires experimental treatments for pulmonary arterial hypertension and several rare diseases.

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image: Takeda to Buy Cancer Drug Maker Ariad for $5.2 Billion

Takeda to Buy Cancer Drug Maker Ariad for $5.2 Billion

By Joshua A. Krisch | January 10, 2017

The pharma giant’s purchase of the US firm includes the acquisition of investigative cancer drugs.

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image: Drug Approval Timeline Same as 20 Years Ago

Drug Approval Timeline Same as 20 Years Ago

By Kerry Grens | January 9, 2017

A report finds that new medications still take about 12 years to go from patent to patient.

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