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Medicare to cover Novo’s obesity drug for some patients

Medicare will cover the costs of Novo Nordisk’s obesity drug Wegovy for some patients with a history of heart disease, a policy shift that could significantly open u...
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NextCure to lay off 37% of staff, dial back research plans

Cancer immunotherapy developer NextCure is laying off 37% of its staff and streamlining its research plans, the company said Thursday.  Alongside its 2023 earning...
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Orchard sets out to sell world’s priciest gene therapy

Dive Brief: Orchard Therapeutics said Wednesday it will offer a new gene therapy to children with a rare, devastating disease at a record-setting wholesale price...
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FDA clears first-of-its-kind Duchenne drug for broad use

Dive Brief: The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved a first-of-its-kind drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, clearing Duvyzat, a medicine develope...
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ALMAC SCIENCES AWARDED LIFE SCIENCES INNOVATIVE MANUFACTURING FUND GRANT

Grant awarded to support the expansion of Almac’s small molecule API manufacturing plant Almac Sciences, a member of the Almac Group, has been awarded a L...
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Amylyx ALS drug fails crucial study, putting company’s future in doubt

A large clinical trial meant to confirm the benefits of a new ALS medication has instead failed, dealing a major blow to the therapy’s developer as well as patients ...
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Biden proposes strengthening Medicare’s drug pricing power

Dive Brief: President Biden is taking on a bipartisan bogeyman ahead of a critical State of the Union speech, targeting the pharmaceutical industry and saying he...
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FDA clears use of Novo’s obesity drug to protect heart health

The Food and Drug Administration has expanded the label for Novo Nordisk’s fast-selling weight loss drug Wegovy following study results that proved the medicine can ...
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SGS LABORATORY IN FAIRFIELD, NJ, USA DEMONSTRATES ITS COMMITMENT TO TESTING AND CALIBRATION EXCELLENCE WITH NEW ISO/IEC 17025:2017 CERTIFICATION

The world’s leading testing, inspection and certification company announced today that its Fairfield laboratory has earned its ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certification. ...
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FogPharma pulls in $145M to support cancer drug research

Dive Brief: Cancer drug developer FogPharma has raised $145 million in fresh funding, the company revealed Friday, announcing a Series E round that will give a f...
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