More Pharmaceutical Industry Articles

  • $580 million EU antitrust fine for drug makers

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's antitrust body is imposing a fine of 428 million euros ($580 million) on France's pharmaceutical company Servier and five producers of generic medicines for distorting competition. The 28-nation bloc's executive Commission on Wednesday said Servier struck...

  • The drug lobby vs. Hobby Lobby: Pharma lobbyists and the contraception mandate

    If you could get friendly bureaucrats to make your product a mandatory form of compensation, wouldn't you?

  • Who should have say on a patient taking experimental drugs?

    Darcy Olsen, president of the Arizona-based Goldwater Institute, and Richard Garr, president of Neuralstem, a biotech company, wrote "Right to Try experimental drugs" in USA Today. They pointed out that "this year, more than 5,000 Americans will lose their battle with ALS, commonly known as Lou...



From the Weekly Standard

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    Republicans have distinct advantages in Senate races this year, including President Obama’s low job ratings, the number of vulnerable Democrats, and an unhappy national mood. But there’s...

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    Iraqi prime minister Nuri al-Maliki knows what he wants: a third term in office for himself and U.S. military help in defeating ISIS (now the Islamic State). Political reconciliation between...

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