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ICR calls for faster access to innovative cancer drugs

April 25, 2019
Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cancer, ICR, R&D, access, cancer drugs, incentives, innovation, oncology, pricing

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has called for faster access to innovative cancer drugs in the UK. The call …


Edinburgh researchers genetically modify chickens to produce medicine filled eggs

January 29, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Edinburgh, cancer drugs, medicines, monoclonal antibodies, proteins

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have genetically modified chickens, meaning that they lay eggs containing human proteins which can …


Global oncology market to reach $150 billion by 2020, says IMS Health

June 2, 2016
Research and Development IMS Health, annual global growth, cancer drugs, oncology

Global sales of oncology drugs rose to $107 billion in 2015, according to a new IMS Health report, with growth …


Merck’s colorectal cancer drug meets primary endpoint in Phase III study

April 25, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Erbitux, Merck, Serono, cancer drugs, colorectal cancer, increased survival, oncology, phase 3, phase III

Merck (FWB: MRK) has announced that its Phase III clinical trial of Erbitux, in combination with Folfox, met its primary …

TREND: Rare disease, cancer drugs will drive pharma M&A’s, growth

March 29, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing M&A, MA, Orphan Drugs, cancer drugs

Moody’s Investor Service lowered its growth outlook for the global pharma sector but maintained the mergers and acquisitions in the …

EMA completes review of Ben Venue-made drugs

March 19, 2012
Manufacturing and Production Ben Venue, EMA, cancer drugs, production

The European Medicines Agency has recommended that manufacturing of two cancer medicines be transferred from Ben Venue Laboratories plant in …

BMS skin cancer vaccine hits phase III target

March 23, 2011
Research and Development BMS, Bristol-Myers Squibb, advanced inoperable skin cancer, advanced melanoma, cancer drugs, cancer vaccine, ipilimumab

Bristol Myers Squibb’s cancer vaccine ipilimumab has increased overall survival in advanced melanoma patients. The therapy was being tested as …

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Sanofi prostate cancer drug Jevtana approved in Europe

March 21, 2011
Sales and Marketing Jevtana, Sanofi-Aventis, TROPIC clinical trial, cabazitaxel, cancer drugs, chemotherapy, prostate cancer

Sanofi-Aventis’ new chemotherapy treatment Jevtana has followed up on its US approval last year by receiving the green light in …

NICE refuses cancer drugs Arzerra, Torisel and Levact

October 27, 2010
Sales and Marketing Arzerra, GSK, NICE, Napp Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, Torisel, Treanda, cancer drugs

NICE has refused to recommend a trio of cancer drugs for NHS use – but in two cases says this …

£600m confirmed for three year Cancer Drugs Fund

October 27, 2010
Sales and Marketing Cancer, Cancer Drugs Fund, NHS, NICE, cancer drugs, value-based pricing

The NHS will get the extra money it was promised to improve patient access to cancer medicines not backed by …

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