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Jessica Merrill

New York, NY
Jessica Merrill is a Bureau Editor for US Commercial Content for Informa’s pharmaceutical news publications, including “The Pink Sheet” and SCRIP. She has been covering the pharmaceutical industry as a journalist for more than 10 years, spanning the spectrum from R&D to regulatory to commercial. She was previously a reporter and editor for “The Pink Sheet” and “Pink Sheet” DAILY, specializing in business and commercial news, focusing largely on big pharma, M&A and business development, and the commercial landscape, including drug launches and market access. Before embarking on a career in healthcare journalism, she covered business news for the cosmetics industry and worked as a newspaper reporter.
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The Inevitable Is Coming: Price Increases, Starting With Pfizer

Drug makers are planning for annual price increases, but with the industry in President Trump's crosshairs it remains to be seen if 2019 price hikes will be more modest than in the past. Pfizer confirmed plans to raise prices, but only on 10% of its portfolio.

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ICER On Asthma Biologics: 50%-79% Price Discounts Needed To Meet Value Assessment Metrics

The independent value assessment organization’s draft assessment found that the prices for all five marketed biologics for severe asthma – Xolair, Nucala, Cinqair, Fasenra and Dupixent – far exceed standard cost-effectiveness thresholds.

Pricing Strategies Respiratory

Mylan/Theravance’s Yupelri Will Launch Late This Year To Address COPD Niche

Yupelri was approved by the US FDA as the first nebulized long-acting muscarinic antagonist for once-daily treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Respiratory Launches

Rebate Reform: Big Changes Are Looming For The US Drug Market

Changing US drug rebating policy is like throwing an activated grenade into the middle of the American drug distribution system. Yet, increasingly it seems the US drug market is poised for a big shake up when it comes to the way pharmaceuticals manufacturers price their drugs, negotiate market access with payers, and pay back-end discounts to offset the cost of their products. 

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Mylan Sees Generic Advair Marathon Nearing FDA Finish Line

Company management expressed confidence its application for the first generic Advair is approvable, although the US agency didn’t clear it in October as Mylan had hoped. 

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Industry Wants US Rebate Reform, But What Does That Mean?

Drug makers are bracing for a potential new policy change around rebating that could change the way they price drugs and negotiate market access. But some in the industry are advocating for a less disruptive new discounting system over the elimination of rebates all together.

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