Ebay for drugs?
Bid for Rx, a free online auction site, will allow pharmacies to compete to fill prescriptions for individual patients. Preliminary testing demonstrated savings of 20%-40% for consumers, the company announces Aug. 17. "Bid for Rx expects that most of the participating consumers will seek auctions on their long-term - and usually expensive - prescription requirements." There are currently 120 participating pharmacies...
You may also be interested in...
Data presented at AAAI meeting show reduced annualized asthma exacerbation rates across all patient populations, but doctors are unlikely to switch patients served well by existing biologics.
The RNA drug’s accelerated approval brings Sarepta’s exon-skipping market share to nearly 30%.
Limiting interactions to two-dimensional settings will hinder collaboration, innovation and the mentoring of younger employees, Merck & Co. CEO Kenneth Frazier says. Frazier, who will retire in June, is looking forward to returning to public service but says "politics with a capital P is not my thing."