Pharmaceutical Commerce - September/October 2013

Getting to the 'hub' of the matter

September 19, 2013

The perfect pharmaceutical product would be a pill or injection that, once taken, has a near-immediate beneficial effect.

Finding the 'HUB' in Specialty Pharma Services

September 18, 2013

For specialty pharmaceuticals, the connection between manufacturer, payer and patient is the rising crop of hub services

More analytic firepower is being directed at the US medication-adherence problem

August 29, 2013

State-by-state, plan-by-plan analysis from CVS Caremark highlights multibillion-dollar savings if adherence rates are improved

Biomarkers and companion diagnostics expand drug potential

August 28, 2013

Essential for approving some new products, biomarkers are becoming integrated with patient therapies

PRODUCT SECURITY REPORT: Pharma track-and-trace inches closer to reality

August 28, 2013

Come September, all eyes will be on federal legislation that is close to final passage

Covance builds out its managed-markets advisory service

August 28, 2013

Company will provide services to manage data and terms of sales contracts

Supreme Court: reverse payment settlements subject to antitrust scrutiny

August 28, 2013

What are the risks of future 'pay for delay' settlements between branded and generic manufacturers?

Worldwide, pharma distribution is moving to a serial-coded basis

August 28, 2013

Regardless of how pending US legislation is resolved, manufacturers need to move ahead

A growing preference for ready-to-administer vaccines: new guidelines, evidence, and trends

August 27, 2013

Vaccine administration is shifting from multidose vials to prefilled syringes for a host of important safety and economic considerations

The dynamic evolution of multi-sponsor REMS

August 27, 2013

Risk Evaluation & Mitigation Strategy (REMS) programs are evolving, with new complexities for compliance managers

Take an enterprise view on serialization

August 27, 2013

Real business value arises from going beyond simple regulatory compliance for California's e-pedigree mandate

Protect your software investment with 'Training as a Service' (TaaS)

August 27, 2013

Why cloud-based software applications require a new training model