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Latest News from PhRMA

PhRMA and BIO Initiate Litigation to Challenge Unconstitutional Provisions of Nevada’s SB 539

September 1, 2017

Today, PhRMA and BIO initiated litigation challenging provisions of SB 539, a Nevada law that would violate patent rights and negate trade secret protection for designated diabetes medicines in a way that would harm patients and chill future biomedical innovation.

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PhRMA Announces Dr. Richard Moscicki as New Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President

August 30, 2017

PhRMA today announced Richard A. Moscicki, M.D. will join the organization as chief medical officer and executive vice president.

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PhRMA Statement on President Trump’s Signing of PDUFA VI Reauthorization

August 18, 2017

PhRMA president and CEO Stephen J. Ubl issued the following statement.

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PhRMA Statement on Senate Passage of PDUFA VI Reauthorization

August 3, 2017

PhRMA applauds the Senate for passage of the Prescription Drug, Biosimilar and Generic Drug User Fee Acts.

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New Report Shows 74 Percent of Medicines in Development have Potential to be First-in-Class Treatments

July 18, 2017

Seventy-four percent of medicines in clinical development around the world are potentially first-in-class medicines, meaning they use a completely new approach to fighting a disease, according to a new report.

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PhRMA Statement on House Passage of PDUFA VI Reauthorization

July 12, 2017

PhRMA president and CEO Stephen J. Ubl issued the following statement on the House passage of PDUFA reauthorization.

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More Than 50 Medicines and Vaccines in Development for HIV Infection, Treatment and Prevention

June 27, 2017

America’s biopharmaceutical companies are continuing the fight to conquer the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which can develop into acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), with 52 medicines and vaccines currently in development to help treat and prevent the infection, according to a report released today by PhRMA in partnership with The AIDS Institute.

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Aspen Spotlight Health 360° VIDEO PREMIERE:
New Virtual Reality Video Takes You Inside The Lab with Researchers to Showcase Amazing Advancements in Medicine

June 22, 2017

America’s biopharmaceutical companies released a new virtual reality video highlighting innovation and a new era of groundbreaking advancements today to kick off Spotlight Health, the opening segment of the annual 2017 Aspen Ideas Festival.

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Nuevos Informes Destacan el Aumento de la Competencia Global en I + D Biofarmacéutica, Planteando Desafíos Significativos para la Futura Posición de Estados Unidos

June 5, 2017

Mientras los Estados Unidos buscan mantener su liderazgo mundial en la investigación y el desarrollo biofarmacéutico, tres nuevos informes apuntan a un entorno global cada vez más competitivo.

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