Trump says he could jettison drug czar pick

Trump says he could jettison drug czar pick

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would review a report that his nominee for drug czar championed a law that weakened the government’s ability to... Read More

California governor signs drug pricing transparency law

California governor signs drug pricing transparency law

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(Reuters) – California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday signed state legislation requiring drug companies to report certain price hikes for prescription medicines in a move that could set a model... Read More

Drug chains tumble on reports Amazon eyeing their pie

Drug chains tumble on reports Amazon eyeing their pie

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(Reuters) – Shares of drug retailers Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc , CVS Health Corp and Rite Aid Corp tumbled on Friday after reports that Amazon.com Inc was looking to make... Read More

Novartis forges UC Berkeley pact, sees drug hopefuls in three years

Novartis forges UC Berkeley pact, sees drug hopefuls in three years

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ZURICH (Reuters) – Novartis’s NOVN.S research head expects an alliance with a University of California chemistry lab to produce drug candidates within three years as the Swiss company accelerates its... Read More

Drug industry on tenterhooks as Maryland price-gouging law nears

Drug industry on tenterhooks as Maryland price-gouging law nears

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(Reuters) – As U.S. consumer outrage grows over prescription drug prices, state authorities and patient advocates in Maryland are preparing to enforce the nation’s first law designed to punish drugmaker... Read More

AstraZeneca rebuilds cancer drug hopes with new lung data

AstraZeneca rebuilds cancer drug hopes with new lung data

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MADRID (Reuters) – Two AstraZeneca drugs tackling lung cancer in different ways delivered impressive clinical results on Saturday, helping the British group offset July’s big clinical trial setback in the... Read More