Posts Tagged: AIDS


House Drug Pricing Hearing Goes Off Script

Most Congressional hearings are morality plays designed to reach a predetermined outcome. It wasn't hard to predict how the second hearing on drug pricing by the House …
By Joseph Allen
5 months ago 5

Examining the Truvada #BreakThePatent Debate: Gilead Responds

In July 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) first approved Truvada, an acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) treatment manufactured by Gilead Sciences as a daily pre-exposure …
By Steve Brachmann
8 months ago 3

Patents, Drugs and the Moral High Ground

There are millions and millions of people dying each year from all kinds of illnesses that are easily preventable using simple technologies and drugs that are off …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 9

The Importance of Protecting Incremental, Improvement Innovation

Innovation provides new therapies and breakthrough treatments that extend and enhance life. The scientific and financial resources required for these advances are an investment worth making and …

FDA Approves New Labeling for Merck Blockbuster HIV Drug ISENTRESS

This newly approved, updated prescribing information for ISENTERSS now includes 240-week results from the STARTMRK study, the double-blind Phase III study that evaluated integrase inhibitor in previously …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 0