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Perspectives: As Congress Debates Over Drug Prices, States Lead The Way With Innovative Experiments

Read recent commentaries about drug-cost issues. The Baltimore Sun: Md.’s Prescription Drug Affordability Board An Example For America Lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle universally agree the system for pricing drugs in America is broken, and while there is some bipartisan momentum to address the problem, Washington has yet to pass any legislation… Read More »

Cancer: Breakthrough treatments to target drug resistance

The world’s first drugs designed to stop cancer cells becoming resistant to treatment could be available within the next decade, scientists have said. A £75m investment to develop the drugs has been announced by the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR). Chief executive Prof Paul Workman said cancer’s ability to adapt to drugs is the biggest… Read More »