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In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, there is increased evaluation of global drug supply chains. Some members of Congress and the federal government are calling for ways to further incentivize domestic drug manufacturing in the US. What...

As part of its Drug Competition Action Plan, the FDA has finalized guidance to outline a new regulatory pathway for "competitive generic therapies" (CGTs). What are CGTs, and how is the FDA seeking to incentivize their market entry? FDA’s Drug...

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, which represents innovator pharma companies in the UK, has put forth its priorities in the UK's upcoming negotiations on its future relationship with the EU as well as a basis for a free-trade...

The European Medicines Agency, the European Commission, and EU national regulatory authorities have formed an EU Executive Steering Group to address potential supply disruptions in medicines stemming from the novel coronavirus outbreak. What does...

Drug pricing is a major policy issue in the US with both Congress and the Trump Administration offering proposals for reform, but state governments are also moving forward with their own plans. What are the latest developments? Federal proposals...

A recent analysis from Clarivate Analytics’ Cortellis identifies 11 drugs that are expected to enter the market in 2020 and achieve blockbuster status by 2024. Which drugs are making the mark? Blockbuster watch: Big Pharma A recent analysis by...

Orphan drugs, defined in the US as a drug to treat less than 200,000 patients, have accounted for more than 40% of new drug approvals by the FDA over the past several years, but are they producing the revenue gains pharma companies are seeking or...

With five new molecular entities launched in 2019 and two potential blockbusters targeted for launch in 2020, is the strategy of Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan to drive growth in the company's Innovative Medicines business, including in new modalities...