AstraZeneca’s newly acquired Soliris is overpriced in myasthenia gravis, cost watchdog says

Now that Alexion’s Soliris is in AstraZeneca’s hands, the drugmaker is counting on the C5 inhibitor to help push it toward billions in sales in just a few years. But a prominent drug pricing watchdog is raising a red flag over its costs for patients with a rare neuromuscular disorder.  The Institute for Clinical and… Read More »

Pfizer sells US 200 million more COVID-19 vaccine shots, eyeing third doses

Pfizer and BioNTech announced they sold 200 million additional doses of their COVID-19 vaccine to the federal government, shots that could be tweaked to combat highly infectious mutated strains of the virus or used as third doses. The company said Friday that the government “also has the option to acquire an updated version of the… Read More »

THCB Gang Episode 63 – Thurs July 22

THCB Gang Jul 22, 2021• Episode 62 of “The THCB Gang” was live-streamed on Thursday, July 22nd. Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) was joined by regulars: patient safety expert and all around wit Michael Millenson (@MLMillenson); fierce patient activist Casey Quinlan (@MightyCasey); and futurist Ian Morrison (@seccurve). We got into it on delta variant, medical debt at $… Read More »

Longines Watch Collections to Wear Every Occasion

Longines Watch Collections to Wear Every Occasion Longines Watch Collections to Wear Every Occasion : Longines has been a famous luxury brand for two centuries. It is one of the most preferred among watch collectors. Founded in 1832 by Auguste Agassiz, it manufactures watches in St. Imier, Switzerland, where it designs and creates high-end luxury timepieces.… Read More »