Mylan drops as AGs look to expand generic drug-pricing lawsuit
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 31, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis to buy French nuclear medicine group AAA
Drugmaker to pay $3.9bn for company that specialises in radio pharmaceuticals (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis/Advanced Accelerator: hot metal type
Swiss pharma group is spending money it has not yet received (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sanofi turns to artificial intelligence to beat flu
French drugmaker teams up with US biotech group Berg to develop improved vaccines (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AstraZeneca takes stake in Aim-listed Mereo Biopharma
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis announces $3.9bn deal for French drugmaker
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fosun Pharmaceutical to buy French drug distributor Tridem
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Merck withdraws key European application for Keytruda
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: The WHO’s screeching U-turn on Mugabe
Derek Yach, polio, rise of the body brokers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AbbVie tops estimates, predicts Humira sales to hit $21bn by 2020
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Shire earnings beat estimates with 20% profit climb
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How the west co-opted Ayurvedic medicine
A new Wellcome Collection exhibition reveals the 3,000-year-old origins of Ayurvedic practice (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CVS Health holds deal talks with Aetna
Combination would create powerful force in prescription drugs industry (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NHS cyber attack far more extensive than thought, says report
Department warned of risks to IT systems a year before WannaCry assault (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Aetna shares soar on reports it is in talks about a deal with CVS
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Trump declares opioids ‘public health emergency’
Move criticised for failing to commit new federal funds to addiction crisis (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drug retailers, wholesalers drop on opioid, Amazon news
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Celgene sales target cuts signal wider biotech blues
Disappointing prospects for new medicines has exposed lack of diversification (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Founder of opioid maker Insys indicted for fraud, racketeering
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Celgene shares sink on disappointing sales, lowered targets
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bayer sales decline as consumer healthcare drags
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novo Nordisk warns diabetes costs threaten to overwhelm healthcare
Pharma chief says annual bill could hit $1tn by 2045 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Workplace study highlights mental health failings
Lack of support causes more workers to leave jobs than those with physical problems (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 25, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New techniques expand potential of Crispr gene editing tool
Joint MiT and Harvard discoveries could extend range of treatable genetic disorders (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 25, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GSK draws up shopping list for Pfizer and Merck consumer units
UK pharma group on alert as US and German groups consider sales (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 25, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New HIV treatments boost GSK sales after expensive start
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 25, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eli Lilly looks at selling animal health unit
US pharmaceuticals group seeks to refocus on prescription drugs market (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eli Lilly mulls spin-off or sale of animal health business
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alzheimer’s immunotherapy boosted by AbbVie deal
Tie-up with Alector to explore whether immune system can halt destruction of brain cells (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis delays Alcon spin off until 2019
Drugmaker to focus on turnround at eyecare unit before making final decision (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why teenagers need more sleep
Allowing adolescents to lie in has benefits for health, education and the economy (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 24, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Aimmune Therapeutics jumps after rival’s peanut-allergy product fails trial
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mediclinic/Spire Healthcare: hospital pass
Approach for UK group could not be more opportunistic — and needs treatment (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Spire Healthcare lifted on news of £1.2bn Mediclinic offer
UK private hospitals group rejects bid from biggest shareholder (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Opening Quote: Petra – (a bit of) what’s mine is yours
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hospital operator Spire Healthcare rejects takeover offer from Mediclinic
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Philips Q3 core profit up 12% as China sales rise
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

WHO criticised for appointing Mugabe goodwill ambassador
Health and human rights organisations call on WHO to reverse ‘sickening’ decision (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: The painkiller shortage hurting the poor
Natalia Kanem, child mortality, rise of the robots (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Small-cap focus: UK life sciences groups look across Atlantic
Realm Therapeutics, Verona and Novacyt internationalise their asset base (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Elliott pushes for disposals at Smith & Nephew
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Elliott unit urges Smith & Nephew to slim down business
Fund wants group to explore disposals that could boost attraction as takeover target (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical tourism on the rise in central and eastern Europe
Cheaper dentistry and cosmetic surgery costs tempt visitors (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pollution-related deaths exceed 9m per year
Lancet study finds most fatalities in China and India (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Convatec chairman increases shareholding after profit warning
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US helps offset lower European sales for Roche
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bill and Melinda Gates on the fight against global inequality
Even an $86bn fortune cannot solve the world’s problems if aid budgets are cut (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gene therapy helped these children see. Can it transform medicine? 
A pioneering new way to fight disease is finding success among doctors and patients. But what are its costs and dangers? (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 19, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gilead new cancer therapy wins FDA approval — with $373,000 tag
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 18, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Anthem to launch own pharmacy benefits manager, shares hit new high
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 18, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news