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Friday Prayers for Egypt: NGO Medicine


As with all people, sometimes society falls sick. Help Egypt restore herself to health.

But first, the people need medicine. Since the floating of the Egyptian pound essential drugs have been hard to come by. 175 more words


Fighting for the 'right to try': Terminally ill Canadians want legal right to access unproven treatments

About a month ago, a group of people with terminal illnesses wrote to members of Parliament, asking for legislation that would give the dying the right to access unapproved drugs and treatments. 1,655 more words


Grab Bag Of Goodies In 21st Century Cures Act

A sprawling health bill expected to pass the Senate and become law before the end of the year is a grab bag for industries that spent plenty of money lobbying to make sure it happened that way. 656 more words

Cost And Quality

Claudette A. Collier

Claudette Collier has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 10 years, with the last four of those years spent as a senior manager for AbbVie Inc. 84 more words


Claudette A. Collier

Title: Senior Manager of Global Learning
Company: AbbVie Inc.
Location: Powers Lake, WI United States

Initially, Claudette Collier started her professional journey as a nursing student. 251 more words

Business Administration

If high-school kids in Australia can replicate a $750 drug for $2, why is it still so expensive to buy?

Martin Shkreli has been the butt of many jokes. The latest one comes from a group of high-school students in Australia.

Shkreli is the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, which in 2015… 554 more words

In 2014 North America led the Anti-Bacterial Drugs Market with a share of 38.9%

The Anti-Bacterial segment includes few of the oldest classes of drugs that have enriched the industry over past several decades. With over 80% of the total market share being held by generics, the major brands hold a small percentage of shares in the market. 297 more words