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New report on access to cutting edge medicines

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ABPI collaboration will help to improve health outcomes in West Midlands

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Sanofi and Abbott have partnered to integrate glucose sensing and insulin delivery technologies to help to further simplify how people with diabetes manage their...
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Scottish lung cancer patients to access immunotherapy/chemotherapy combination

Scottish lung cancer patients to access immunotherapy/ chemotherapy combination

MSD has announced that the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has accepted KEYTRUDA®▼ (pembrolizumab) in combination with carboplatin and paclitaxel chemotherapy for the first-line treatment...
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Cegedim UK has announced the launch of Cegedim Clinical Data Services with immediate effect. According to NICE guidelines, increasing patient involvement in the medicines decision-making...
Janssen's Stelara® approved for expanded use by European Commission

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Janssen's Stelara ® (ustekinumab) has been approved for expanded use by the European Commission. The expanded use of ustekinumab is for the treatment of...
Seqirus starts on-time delivery of NHS flu vaccines

Seqirus starts on-time delivery of NHS flu vaccines

Seqirus has started on-time shipping of its NHS flu vaccines portfolio, FLUAD® (aTIV) and FLUCELVAX® TETRA▼(QIVc), to healthcare professionals across the UK. Delivering Seqirus’ flu...
Boots UK partners with LIVI to pilot a video GP service

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Boots UK has partnered with LIVI to pilot a video GP service with the aim of making access to healthcare easier. GP contracts in England...

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