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Potential jurors call Shkreli evil, snake—one blamed him for EpiPen price

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Martin Shkreli appeared in a New York federal court Monday for the start of his securities fraud trial—and was quickly declared guilty of price gouging by potential jurors. 402 more words

Technology

Report: Mylan Offered Discounts To States If They Made It Harder For Patients To Get Alternatives

Controversial pharma company Mylan offered several states participating in Medicaid purchasing pools discounts on the EpiPen if they could ensure competitors’ products weren’t readily available to patients, according to a new report that raises additional concerns that the drugmaker engaged in anti-competitive practices as it raised the… 536 more words

Pharma Medicine

Effort Strengthens to Hold Maker of EpiPen Responsible

Five Ohio public employees and Ohio taxpayers for Lower Drug Prices are urging top pension officials in the state to join the revolt against Mylan Inc. 577 more words

News

FDA Approves New, Cheaper Rival To EpiPen Allergy Shot

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators have approved new competition for EpiPen, the emergency allergy medicine that made Mylan a poster child for pharmaceutical company greed. 487 more words

FDA Approves New, Cheaper Rival To EpiPen Allergy Shot

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators have approved new competition for EpiPen, the emergency allergy medicine that made Mylan a poster child for pharmaceutical company greed. 467 more words

Heard On

Dealing with Venom

This is a little story about dealing with venom…literally. Two years ago a wasp stung me as I was trimming an overgrown azalea bush in my front yard. 1,045 more words

Lisa Tully