While FDA approved far fewer new drugs in 2016 than 2015, the agency quickly approved novel and breakthrough therapies.
The US growth rate for spending on medicines is expected to fall in 2016 and beyond, according to new research.
Two new major studies on a biosimilar to trastuzumab (Herceptin, Genentech) to treat HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer and HER2-positive gastric cancer demonstrated equivalency.
FDA APPROVALS
FDA clears second Remicade biosimilar

In what is expected to produce hefty saving for rheumatoid arthritis patients and the healthcare system, FDA approved the ...

Hep C drugs approved for kids
Novel drug approved for Huntington's symptom
First progressive MS drug carries high price tag
CLINICAL
FDA clears second Remicade biosimilar

In what is expected to produce hefty saving for rheumatoid arthritis patients and the healthcare system, FDA approved the ...

FDA: Limit codeine and tramadol use in kids
Potential blockbuster arthritis drug delayed
Hep C drugs approved for kids

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