Tagged With Pharma

A new prescription drug made from CBD has been groundbreaking for kids with epilepsy. We talked to their parents about the good, the bad and the ugly of what it's been like to take it.


We got a look at the pitch deck of buzzy Silicon Valley health-tech startup Sempre Health. It reveals how a $4 billion industry is ripe for disruption.


Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders just slammed the Swiss drug giant Novartis over a new controversy swirling around the world's most expensive drug



From Donald Trump to Bernie Sanders, here's how much every 2020 presidential candidate has gotten from the healthcare industry


Aetna and Anthem will now pay for more kids with a devastating rare disease to get a $2.1 million drug, reversing earlier denials


Exact Sciences slips after splashing $2.8 billion to buy Genomic Health



'Like we were being forced to gamble with our son's life': Health insurers won't pay for a $2.1 million drug for kids, and parents say they're running out of time


A scientist who won the Nobel Prize for revolutionising how we treat cancer says young scientists shouldn't set out to cure the disease


Bernie Sanders slams ‘polite f-u’ letters sent by generic drug companies as 'clearly illegal' and calls for an investigation


We took the two-day, $1,300 'biotech for dummies' class where healthcare executives, HR managers, and investors catch up on science for the first time since high school


The US just approved a $2.1 million treatment for a devastating disease. It's the most expensive drug in the world.


The doctor who helped create a skin-care line for Amazon just started a new website to take on drug companies that charge $2,000 for common creams



A drugmaker is accused of using free Las Vegas trips, fancy dinners, spa treatments, and Starbucks gift cards to bribe doctors to sell more of its expensive drug


There's now a cure for the deadly genetic disorder known as 'bubble-boy' disease


Outrage over the cost of the life-saving drug insulin has drugmakers scrambling, but Congress and the public demand a price cut


These powerful but little-known companies that have been blamed for high drug prices are now coming out of the shadows for a congressional interrogation



For people with diabetes struggling to buy lifesaving insulin, a major health company is now offering the drug for just $25 a month


The top scientist at AveXis told us the 'unique' strength that powered its $9 billion sale to Novartis, and it could shape the future of gene therapy


The record breaking $74 billion BMS-Celgene takeover just got the green light from 2 key players


Bill Gates is worried about gene editing worsening inequality. Now a top ethicist is raising new red flags.