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newsweek.com - Aila Slisco - Democrats skewer pharma executives over profit-driven drug price increases
Democrats skewer pharma executives over profit-driven drug price increases
Newsweek

House Democrats unleashed a torrent of fiery criticism on pharmaceutical company CEOs during a hearing on 'unsustainable drug prices.' The House Oversight and Reform Committee reported initial results of an 18-month investigation into drug pricing…

jpost.com - Israeli pharma pioneer introduces TaffiX antiviral nose-powder
Israeli pharma pioneer introduces TaffiX antiviral nose-powder
Jpost.com

When Nasus Pharma Chief Executive Officer Dr. Dalia Meggido discussed COVID-19 with fellow workers, she joked that it would have been fantastic if one could simply burn the virus as it enters the nose in the breathing process. The joke quickly…

alternet.org - Walter Einenkel - Rep. Katie Porter brilliantly grills a pharma CEO and exposes his horrifying earnings
Rep. Katie Porter brilliantly grills a pharma CEO and exposes his horrifying earnings
Alternet.org

Democratic Rep. Katie Porter has spent her first couple of years in Congress really working hard to point out the corruption and greed being perpetrated by the CEOs of major industries. She's exposed the banking industry and its moral bankruptcy…

cnbc.com - CNBC.com staff - Coronavirus live updates: Pharma stocks rise on drug news; 15-minute test gets the go-ahead in Europe
Coronavirus live updates: Pharma stocks rise on drug news; 15-minute test gets the go-ahead in Europe
CNBC

Updated Wed, Sep 30 2020 8:12 AM EDT This is CNBC's live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former…

commondreams.org - Brett Wilkins, staff writer - WATCH: Katie Porter, Squad Members, Eviscerate Big Pharma CEOs Over 'Exorbitant' Drug Prices
WATCH: Katie Porter, Squad Members, Eviscerate Big Pharma CEOs Over 'Exorbitant' Drug Prices
Common Dreams

House Democrats—including three Squad members—tore into pharmaceutical industry chief executives during a Wednesday congressional hearing on Big Pharma profitteering, with Rep. Katie Porter verbally eviscerating one CEO for more than…

idgconnect.com - A new prescription for big data headaches in pharma-tech
A new prescription for big data headaches in pharma-tech
IDG Connect

Whether we call it pharma-tech, life sciences or perhaps even health-tech, a new data-driven health industry is emerging. Big data analytics has already proved an effective means of fuelling development in drug research, so in this respect, its…

globenewswire.com - Zealand Pharma - Total number of shares and voting rights in Zealand Pharma at September 30, 2020
Total number of shares and voting rights in Zealand Pharma at September 30, 2020
GlobeNewswire

Company announcement – No. 51 / 2020 Copenhagen, September 30, 2020 – Zealand Pharma A/S (“Zealand”) (NASDAQ: ZEAL) (CVR-no. 20 04 50 78), a Copenhagen-based biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development…

courthousenews.com - NICHOLAS IOVINO - Judge Advances San Francisco's Opioid Lawsuit Against Big Pharma
Judge Advances San Francisco's Opioid Lawsuit Against Big Pharma
Courthouse News Services

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) — A federal judge on Thursday advanced a bellwether lawsuit seeking to hold dozens of prescription drug makers and distributors liable for the opioid crisis and problems it has caused in San Francisco. U.S. District Judge…

indiatvnews.com - Health Desk - Are India's pharma regulations denting patient interests?
Are India's pharma regulations denting patient interests?
IndiaTV News

In the current pandemic situation, when affordable healthcare should be a priority, there has been an exponential rise in the prices of raw materials for immunity boosting medicines such as Vitamin Cprescribed by doctors for patients. Experts shed…

siasat.com - News Desk 1 - Buying support lifts equity market; FMCG, pharma stocks gain (Roundup)
Buying support lifts equity market; FMCG, pharma stocks gain (Roundup)
The Siasat Daily

Mumbai, Sep 30: Despite volatility on account of weakened global sentiment, the Indian equity market ended on a positive note on Wednesday. Segment-wise, metals, banking, realty and auto came under selling pressure, whereas, defensive sectors like…

uproxx.com - Jessica Toomer - Katie Porter And Her Whiteboard Destroyed A 'Price-Gouging' Pharma CEO
Katie Porter And Her Whiteboard Destroyed A 'Price-Gouging' Pharma CEO
UPROXX

Look, watching politicians peacock their way across our TV sparks joy in no one right now — unless that politician is Katie Porter and she's got a whiteboard in her hand. The U.S. Representative and tenured law professor has gained a bit of…

business-standard.com - Sohini Das - Repurposing capacity for Covid-19 vaccine, say Indian pharma firms
Repurposing capacity for Covid-19 vaccine, say Indian pharma firms
Busienss Standard

As clinical trials for a Covid-19 vaccine get underway, Indian pharma companies are either repurposing existing capacity or sacrificing capacity for new vaccine products under development. Speaking at the Confederation of Indian Industry's Life…

mmm-online.com - Ray Pelosi - Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - Roundup - MM&M - Medical Marketing and Media
Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - Roundup - MM&M - Medical Marketing and Media
MM&M

A newly enacted law has made California the first state to attempt to develop its own line of generic drugs. In an effort to curb the rising cost of prescription drugs, the state will seek to form partnerships to manufacture and distribute…

bloombergquint.com - Nirmal Bang Institutional Research - Nirmal Bang: Scenario Analysis For Large Cap Pharma
Nirmal Bang: Scenario Analysis For Large Cap Pharma
Bloomberg Quint

BQ Blue's special research section collates quality and in-depth equity and economy research reports from across India's top brokerages. These reports offer BloombergQuint's subscribers an opportunity to expand their understanding of companies…

livemint.com - Avneet Kaur - Top picks in pharma: Cipla, Lupin, Aurobindo are HDFC Securities best buys
Top picks in pharma: Cipla, Lupin, Aurobindo are HDFC Securities best buys
mint

1 min read. 30 Sep 2020 Avneet Kaur Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality and accounts for one-third of global deaths. Cardiac is the largest therapy (Rs183 bn in size) in the Indian pharma market (IPM), accounting for ~13%…

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