Tag Archives: Cancer Drugs

Update from India on Xtandi (Enzalutamide) for cancer treatment

In January 2016, KEI and the Union for Affordable Cancer Treatment petitioned the US the Department of Health and Human Services or the National Institutes of Health to use the federal government rights in the patents on the prostate cancer … Continue reading

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Spiraling Prices

Source: Harvard University Pharmaceutical companies sometimes charge so much for cancer drugs that even insured patients cannot afford their 20 percent co-payments—on what can be $100,000/year medicines. Sometimes, in order to pay for cancer drugs, patients stop taking other vital drugs, or … Continue reading

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