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South San Francisco, CA — December 6, 2016 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

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Pfizer fined for hiking epilepsy drug price 2,600% »

British regulators fined U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and distributor Flynn Pharma a record $112.7 million Wednesday for increasing the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600%.…

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The Mutual Reliance Initiative: A New Path for Pharmaceutical Inspections in Europe and Beyond »

By: Dara Corrigan, J.D. For FDA professionals focused on drug quality and safety, the rapid increase in imported drugs from nations where we devote limited inspection resources is of great…

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Japan PM's advisers urge annual review of drug prices »

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s economic advisers, hoping to curb Japan’s ballooning healthcare costs, proposed on Wednesday reforms to the way drug prices are set, a step opposed by foreign and…

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Pfizer fined record £84.2m over NHS overcharging »

Competition regulator says price of anti-epilepsy drug was increased by up to 2,600% The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has been fined a record £84.2m by the UK’s competition regulator after the…

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Why FDA Is Making Data Extracted from Reports of Adverse Events for Foods and Cosmetics Available to the Public »

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FDA Approves Avastin (bevacizumab) Plus Chemotherapy for a Specific Type of Advanced Ovarian Cancer »

South San Francisco, CA — December 6, 2016 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Avastin (bevacizumab), either in combination with……

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Pfizer fined record £84.2m over NHS overcharging »

Competition regulator says price of anti-epilepsy drug was increased by up to 2,600% The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has been fined a record £84.2m by the…

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The Mutual Reliance Initiative: A New Path for Pharmaceutical Inspections in Europe and Beyond

By: Dara Corrigan, J.D. For FDA professionals focused on drug quality and safety, the rapid increase in imported drugs from nations where we devote limited inspection resources is of great concern. One way to address this…

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The Mutual Reliance Initiative: A New Path for Pharmaceutical Inspections in Europe and Beyond

By: Dara Corrigan, J.D. For FDA professionals focused on drug quality and safety, the rapid increase in imported drugs from nations where we devote limited inspection resources is of great concern. One way to address this…

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Japan PM's advisers urge annual review of drug prices

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s economic advisers, hoping to curb Japan’s ballooning healthcare costs, proposed on Wednesday reforms to the way drug prices are set, a step opposed by foreign and domestic drug makers who say the…

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EEOC Clarifies Unpaid Leave Requirements

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) may be on repeat, but the agency wants to make sure employers know that unpaid leave may be a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Though…

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Pfizer fined record £84.2m over NHS overcharging

Competition regulator says price of anti-epilepsy drug was increased by up to 2,600% The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has been fined a record £84.2m by the UK’s competition regulator after the price charged to the NHS for…

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The thyroid gland is located just near the voice box and is instrumental in synthesizing and releasing thyroid hormones. These thyroid hormones have an effect on practically every internal bodily activity. Abnormal thyroid conditions include hypothyroidism…

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FDA Approves Avastin (bevacizumab) Plus Chemotherapy for a Specific Type of Advanced Ovarian Cancer

South San Francisco, CA — December 6, 2016 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Avastin (bevacizumab), either…

Dec 7 2016 / Read More »

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