All articles by GlobalData Healthcare

  1. Illegal online pharmacies: How endemic are they?

    Illegal pharmacies are defined as those that operate without certification, prescribe drugs without adhering to legal guidelines, or knowingly distribute…
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    20 Jul
  2. Population boom will boost acute stroke market, particularly in China

    The acute ischemic stroke (AIS) market is about to experience growth across the eight major markets (the 8MM: US, France,…
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    18 Jul
  3. Epilepsy: Zogenix’s ZX008 set for showdown with GW Pharma’s Epidiolex

    On July 12, Zogenix announced the positive results for its drug ZX008 (fenfluramine hydrochloride) in the treatment of young children…
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    18 Jul
  4. Head-to-head: competing for the most effective psoriasis drug

    The psoriasis drug market is a highly competitive market and the first major biologics that were released were anti-tumour necrosis…
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    17 Jul
  5. Takeda to seek label expansion for Ninlaro in multiple myeloma

    On July 11, Takeda announced positive results from the pivotal Phase III TOURMALINE-MM3 study that will be used to support…
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    17 Jul
  6. Does Type 2 diabetes increase the risk of Parkinson’s disease?

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common chronic progressive neurodegenerative disorder in the elderly after Alzheimer’s disease, affecting 1–2%…
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    13 Jul
  7. Pfizer price hikes: do rare cancer drugs warrant higher prices?

    Last week, it was revealed that pharmaceutical giant Pfizer conducted its second round of US drug price hikes this year…
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    11 Jul
  8. CAR-T: how will these $400k therapies be adapted for Europe?

    The CAR-T era is already well underway in the US, with Novartis’ Kymriah (tisagenlecleucel) and Gilead’s Yescarta (axicabtagene ciloleucel) already…
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    10 Jul
  9. The stem cell pipeline for cardiovascular and metabolic disorders

    Regenerative medicine could potentially cure diseases and replace palliative treatments for chronic diseases such as heart failure or diabetes. Stem…
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    10 Jul
  10. FDA removes key barrier to US biosimilar development

    On June 21, the FDA withdrew draft guidance for industry entitled ‘Statistical Approaches to Evaluate Analytical Similarity.’ The guidance, issued…
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    10 Jul