• 9 November 2017

    Cystic fibrosis: matching medicines with mutations

    The 2017 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) was held at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana from November 2–4. The conference annually brings together scientists, clinicians, and caregivers...

  • 2 November 2017

    Number of pipeline drugs in the US by therapy area

    Oncology drugs are clearly the focus of development going into the future, while drugs for infectious disease and central nervous system also make up a large proportion of R&D spend.

  • 1 November 2017

    Ono Pharmaceutical shows strength in strategic alliance deals

    A lucrative licensing agreement deal was announced on 12 October between US-based Karyopharm Therapeutics and Japan’s Ono Pharmaceutical for the development and commercialization of Karyopharm’s lead novel compound selinexor and...

  • 1 November 2017

    Tackling America’s opioid addiction

    On October 26, 2017, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared the ongoing opioid crisis a public health emergency, which allows $57,000 from the Public Health Emergency...


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