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Roche should be ‘shamed’ into lowering cancer drug price

September 16, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Kadcyla, Margaret Connolly, Roche, Swiss, breast cancer, trastuzumab emtansine

A public petition to force Roche to lower the cost of its costly new breast cancer drug Kadcyla has been …

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Oncology drives Roche profits

January 30, 2014
Sales and Marketing Actemra, Perjeta, Roche, Swiss, q4

Sales at Roche’s pharma division rose 7% year-on-year in 2013, driven largely by strong performances from its oncology portfolio. Group …

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Roche’s Erivedge gains conditional EU approval

July 15, 2013
Sales and Marketing Curis, EU, Erivedge, Roche, Swiss, Zelboraf

Roche’s cancer pill Erivedge has received a conditional European approval for treatment of the most common type of skin cancer. …

Acino plant opens to serve Bayer contraceptive patch needs

August 14, 2012
Manufacturing and Production Acino, Bayer, R&D, Swiss, contraceptive

Acino has officially opened its new manufacturing facility for transdermal patch products in Miesbach, Germany, which it says makes it …

Parkinson’s specialist spins out from Merck Serono’s Swiss R&D ops

July 30, 2012
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Merck Serono, Parkinson's, Prexton, Swiss

A company specialising in novel treatments for Parkinson’s disease is the first to be spun out of Merck Serono’s soon-to-close …

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