Advanced Oncotherapy gets boost from stalwart investor
Swedish backer Gabriel Urwitz helps medical equipment pioneer through rough patch (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gilead dispels doubts with Car-T cancer drug trial results
Study shows lymphoma patients live longer after pioneering cell therapy (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US drugmaker raises price of vitamins by more than 800%
Cost of a bottle of 100 tablets of Avondale’s Niacor increased from $32.46 to $295 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Would you want to know if you had dementia?
Poll finds majority believe a diagnosis would be helpful even if no treatment is available (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 10, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tony Garrett, tobacco industry leader, 1918-2017
The chairman of Imperial who pioneered the group’s sponsorship of sports and arts (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 8, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: The need for fresh approaches on dementia
Alzheimer’s, Christophe Weber, obesity warnings (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 8, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Philippines threatens Sanofi with legal action over dengue vaccine
Minister says French drugmaker will be held accountable over risks of Dengvaxia (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Manufacturers respond to health edicts in food and drink recipes
More governments are introducing rules to drive down use of sugar, salt and fat (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GM crops take the line of least resistance in their global spread
Gene editing technology is expected to accelerate the introduction of new plants (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Big pharma say Britain must continue to attract top scientists
GSK and MSD among 25 companies included in government’s £1bn ‘sector deal’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Australia sues GSK and Novartis over ‘misleading’ marketing
Watchdog takes local units to court in crackdown on pharmaceutical sector  (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Australian regulator to take GSK, Novartis to court
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GSK research deal touted as proof of post-Brexit prospects
Investments claimed to show long-term commitment of pharma sector to UK (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nestlé to buy vitamin maker Atrium Innovations for $2.3bn
Cash acquisition from Permira extends push into consumer healthcare (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Allegern shares sag on promising results for potential Botox rival
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Living ink’ points the way to 3D-printed human organs
The technology could lead to the creation of hearts and kidneys for transplantation (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CVS looks to create new model with $69bn Aetna deal
Drugstore chain hopes to win business by passing on savings to insurer’s clients (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fast Europe Open: Brexit talks, UK construction PMI
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CVS Health to buy Aetna for $69bn
Prescription drug deal seen as move to head off Amazon’s entry into pharmacy business (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US-based fund to invest $1bn in UK biotech
Deal is centrepiece of new ‘sector deal’ between government and pharma (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sanofi leads charge against counterfeit drugs
WHO estimates revenues from fake medicines are $200bn, 10%-15% of pharma market (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 3, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GSK to make life science investment ahead of Brexit
UK’s biggest drugmaker commits tens of millions of pounds to early stage research (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 3, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Nation states must do more to fund fight against disease
Malaria and Aids, Pedro Alonso, Frosties (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 1, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NHS leaders warn cash shortfall means missed waiting-time targets
Gauntlet thrown down to ministers on impact of continued austerity after Budget (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Russia faulted for HIV epidemic that bucks global trend
Infection and death rates surge in spread from drug users to general population (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Russia criticised as HIV epidemic bucks global trend
Infection and death rates from the disease have soared in the country in recent years (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK care home’s £1bn funding gap risks closures, regulator says
Local authority cash shortfall means some providers are ‘not sustainable’, CMA warns (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CVS, Aetna shares move higher on report they are nearing deal
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scientists discover new optimism in fight against Alzheimer’s
Routes are opening up potentially to prevent or reverse damage that leads to the disease (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 29, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Weedkiller row sums up the EU’s image problem
To fend off Eurosceptics, the bloc’s capitals must stop blaming Brussels (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 28, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Europol and EU call for greater cooperation to fight drugs trade on dark net
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 28, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Wah Yan says trading halt related to 2016 deal disclosure
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 28, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Big pharma to unveil £1bn boost for Theresa May’s Brexit future
Nearly 1,000 new high-skilled jobs planned for research hubs in London and Manchester (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Big pharma to unveil £1bn boost for May’s post-Brexit vision
 1,750 high-skilled jobs planned for research hubs in London and Manchester (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scientists shrug off failures in hunt for Alzheimer’s treatments
There are just 4 drugs to treat symptoms of a disease that affects 44m people worldwide (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: HIV — reasons to be cheerful
Jimmy Carter, EU health audit, your feedback (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Brexit becomes real for pharmaceuticals
Chiefs are realising they risk leaving it too late to set up parallel EU infrastructure (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Six things you need to know about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
An explainer on the most common cause of dementia and whether there is a cure (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Investors place bet on Chinese drugmakers
Country’s pharmaceutical groups raise billions of dollars in innovation push (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Alzheimer’s emerged from the shadows
A new movement aims to break the silence over a little-understood disease (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT writers: what I would like to tell you about Alzheimer’s
Five FT writers share their personal stories of how dementia has affected their family (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A letter from the editor
Our Seasonal Appeal stories will combine the best of the FT’s science and international reporting along with personal stories from FT writers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The costs of the opioid epidemic, and the price of ending it
The US can control abuse of the drug, if it will spend the money required (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 22, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

HIV and the future of medicine
Audio from FTEngage live event (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 22, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Digital pill offers chance of new life to old drugs
Drugmakers say trackable medicine will add value and benefit patients and payers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 22, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK pharmaceutical sector prepares for hard Brexit as regulator exits
Departure of European Medicines Agency focuses minds on challenges ahead (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Canadian drugmaker raised prices for NHS by more than 5,500%
Competition authority steps up efforts to fight price gouging across pharmaceuticals sector (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK regulator accuses Concordia of abusing position with 5700% drug price hike
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Seasonal Appeal: Camfed continues to change lives in Africa
Partnership with the FT a decade ago gave educational charity ‘credibility around the world’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Paris wins battle to host European banking regulator
Amsterdam chosen as post-Brexit home for medicines agency (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news