Press Room

Find news and updates from PhRMA, representing the country’s leading biopharmaceutical research companies. Our members are committed to finding tomorrow’s cures and treatments for some of the most serious diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, cystic fibrosis and Parkinson’s.

Latest News from PhRMA

PhRMA Statement on Presidential Commission on the Opioid Abuse Epidemic

March 29, 2017

PhRMA released a statement on the presidential commission to study the opioid abuse epidemic in the U.S.

Read More

New analysis: More than half of patients’ out-of-pocket spending for brand medicines is based on full list price

March 29, 2017

More than half of commercially insured patients’ out-of-pocket spending for brand medicines is based on full list price.

Read More

New Data Show More Than Half of Patients’ Out-of-Pocket Spending for Brand Medicines Is Based on List Price

March 29, 2017

More than half of commercially-insured patients’ out-of-pocket spending for brand medicines is based on the full list price, according to a new analysis from Amundsen Consulting, a division of QuintilesIMS. The data also show cost-sharing for nearly one in five brand prescriptions is based on the list price.

Read More

Resources for understanding the dangers of drug importation

March 28, 2017

Recap of some of the latest resources on importation.

Read More

ICYMI: Survey highlights key barriers limiting number and scale of new approaches to paying for medicines

March 27, 2017

To help ensure patients have affordable access to breakthrough therapies, we need a payment system as innovative as todayâ??s medicines.

Read More

ICYMI: Survey highlights key barriers limiting number and scale of new approaches to paying for medicines

March 27, 2017

To help ensure patients have affordable access to breakthrough therapies, we need a payment system as innovative as todayâ??s medicines.

Read More

ICYMI: Survey highlights key barriers limiting number and scale of new approaches to paying for medicines

March 27, 2017

To help ensure patients have affordable access to breakthrough therapies, we need a payment system as innovative as todayâ??s medicines.

Read More

Medicare Monday: A discussion on affordability and access to medicines

March 27, 2017

An excerpt of Lori Reilly's piece in Aging Today.

Read More

17 years (and more) of medical discoveries

March 24, 2017

Priscilla's story of receiving a kidney transplant 17 years ago.

Read More

ICYMI: What the experts are saying about importation

March 23, 2017

Importation - FDA commissioners and other stakeholder comments

Read More