Browsing “March, 2020 | EVERSANA”

Daiichi Sankyo Submits Yescarta NDA to Japan MHLW

Country: JAPAN | Region: ASIA & SOUTH PACIFIC | Type: Drug Approval | Keywords: #cartcelltherapy #cellandgenetherapy #daiichisankyo #genetherapy #gilead #kite #lymphoma #mhlw #newdrugapplication PRICENTRIC BRIEF: Daiichi Sankyo has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare (MHLW) for its CAR T-cell therapy Yescarta (axicabtagene ciloleucel) for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed/refractory (R/R) diffused large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) and related lymphomas The NDA for […]

Italy Experiences Drug Shortages Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Country: ITALY | Region: EUROPE | Type: Regulation | Keywords: #aifa #antiretrovirals #assogenerici #coronavirus #covid19 #drugshortages #farmindustria PRICENTRIC BRIEF: Due to the sudden increase in demand for drugs amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Italy is currently experiencing drug supply deficiencies, and to find emergency solutions, the Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA) has turned to collaborating with pharmaceutical companies through Assogenerici and Farmindustria Enrique Hausermann, President of Assogenerici, explained that the need […]

EVERSANA™ appoints digital therapeutics pioneer Ed Cox to lead global commercialization platform for digital medicine

CHICAGO – March 18, 2020  – EVERSANA™, the leading independent provider of global commercial services to the life sciences industry, today announced the appointment of Ed Cox to Executive Vice President, Strategic Alliances & Global Head of EVERSANA’s new Digital Medicine practice area. Widely recognized as a preeminent thought leader in digital therapeutics, Cox joins […]

NHS England to Start Covering PrEP Next Month

Country: UNITED KINGDOM | Region: EUROPE | Type: Pricing & Reimbursement | Keywords: #emtricitabine/tenofovirdisoproxil #gilead #hiv #impacttrial #mylan #nhsengland #prep PRICENTRIC BRIEF: From April, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) will be available on NHS England for patients at a greater risk of catching HIV, announced Health Secretary Matt Hancock NHS England will cover the costs of the drug—according to the Department of Health, local authorities will receive GBP 16 million in 2020 […]

Vertex & Canada Pricing Alliance Back-and-Forth on CF Drug Reimbursement

Country: CANADA-ONTARIO | Region: NORTH AMERICA | Type: Pricing & Reimbursement | Keywords: #canadiancftreatmentsociety #cysticfibrosis #pancanadianpricingalliance #portfoliodeal #vertex PRICENTRIC BRIEF: Although Vertex’s three cystic fibrosis (CF) drugs Kalydeco (ivacaftor), Orkambi (lumacaftor/ivacaftor), and Symdeko (tezacaftor/ivacaftor and ivacaftor) are approved for use in Canada, the drugmaker and the pan-Canadian Pricing Alliance have yet to agree on reimbursement rates Vertex has reportedly made five different offers to Canada’s pricing alliance […]

EVERSANA Sponsors CADTH 2020

Analyze, Deliver, Measure, and Communicate Value Across the Product Lifecycle. EVERSANA is a Silver Sponsor of the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) in Toronto, Ontario, and  EVERSANA experts join industry colleagues to share their insight to more than 1000 attendees involved in the areas of policy-making, program decision-making, health care delivery, […]

Brazil Approved 21 Orphan Drugs in 2019

Country: BRAZIL | Region: SOUTH AMERICA | Type: Drug Approval | Keywords: #advancedtherapyproducts #anvisa #clinicaltrials #drugregistration #orphandrugs #rarediseases #regulation PRICENTRIC BRIEF: In 2019, Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) approved 21 orphan drugs and 30 clinical trials, a record for the regulator The recent approval of Resolution of the Collegiate Board (RDC) 338/2020, which takes effect June 1, 2020, addresses the registration of advanced therapy products and the rules […]

EVERSANA Sponsors Rainmaker20

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