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  • provides
  • ALEC provides the tobacco industry with valuable services like drafting and circulating pro-industry editorials in specific states, creating and disseminating pro-industry reports to legislators, and serving as a credible third-party mouthpiece who helps " bring pressure to bear on targeted individuals " (lawmakers) to vote the industry's way on legislation. (prwatch.org)
  • report
  • In 1995, Jim Ramsay , a Philip Morris (PM) speechwriter, wrote in a weekly activity report that he had drafted a letter to be sent from ALEC to then-President Bill Clinton expressing ALEC's opposition to U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation of tobacco. (prwatch.org)
  • state
  • To explore this relationship, we studied publicly-available tobacco industry documents found in the Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL), an electronic archive created by the University of California San Francisco that contains 70+ million pages of previously-secret, internal tobacco industry documents obtained in the discovery phases of the 46 state attorneys general lawsuits against the tobacco industry. (prwatch.org)
  • University of Califo
  • The Drug Industry Documents Archive (DIDA) is a digital archive of pharmaceutical industry documents created and maintained by the University of California, San Francisco, Library and Center for Knowledge Management. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of California, San Francisco Library created this digital archive in an attempt to facilitate further research into the drug industry's practice of establishing close links with the medical community which has been shown to influence scientific research, drug approval, prescription practices, and ultimately, consumer health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The documents were initially made publicly available on the PLOS Medicine website but they are now available as part of the Drug Industry Documents Archive at the University of California, San Francisco. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018
  • Huidian Research estimates that the sales scale of cardiovascular drugs in China in 2014 will reach about CNY 22 billion, and the figure will be CNY 45 billion by 2018. (pitchengine.com)
  • Medicines
  • With the aged tendency of population in China and the increasing morbidity of chronic diseases which have to be treated with medicines for the rest of patients life, market scale of cardiovascular drugs is expanding. (pitchengine.com)
  • The Association for Accessible Medicines, a generic industry trade group that filed the lawsuit, argues that the law is unconstitutional because it does not define price-gouging and amounts to intervention by an individual state in interstate commerce. (reuters.com)
  • The lives of millions of people in the developing world are hanging in the balance ahead of a ruling that will determine whether India's drug companies can continue to provide cheap versions of many life-saving medicines. (law.com)
  • From Africa's crowded AIDS clinics to the malarial jungles of Southeast Asia, the lives of millions of ill people in the developing world are hanging in the balance ahead of a legal ruling that will determine whether India's drug companies can continue to provide cheap versions of many life-saving medicines. (law.com)
  • With no costs for developing new drugs or conducting expensive trials, India's $26 billion generics industry is able to sell medicine for as little as one-tenth the price of the companies that developed them, making India the second-largest source of medicines distributed by UNICEF in its global programs. (law.com)
  • Public health activists say the question goes beyond Glivec to whether drug companies should get special protection for minor tweaks to medicines that others could easily have uncovered. (law.com)
  • If Novartis wins, even older medicines could be subject to patenting again, and it will become much more difficult for us in future to provide medicines to our patients being treated for HIV, hepatitis and drug resistant TB. (law.com)
  • From 1996 until 1999 she was the international coordinator of the independent medicines journal La Revue Prescrire/Prescrire International and the International Society of Drug Bulletins (ISDB). (wikipedia.org)
  • definition
  • Well, considering that any institution which developed and marketed a drug would immediately become part of the pharmeceutical industry by definition, your request for a list is rather self-serving. (bio.net)
  • Prescribing by Numbers: Drugs and the Definition of Disease, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008, ISBN 9780801891007 Generic: The Unbranding of Modern Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • patents
  • The case - involving Swiss drug maker Novartis AG's cancer drug Glivec - pits aid groups that argue India plays a vital role as the pharmacy to the poor against drug companies that insist they need strong patents to make drug development profitable. (law.com)
  • He accused Sherman of crossing intellectual property right ethical lines to "fight as many as 100 battles at a time in court to challenge drug patents and make way for Apotex's generic prescriptions" with little end benefit to consumers. (wikipedia.org)
  • companies
  • When the profit is high enough, I imagine the drug companies would do just about anything they felt they could get away with in order to maintain their cash-flow. (bio.net)
  • A spokesman for UCB said on Thursday that officials were also investigating a number of other drug companies with operations in the country, although he did not identify them. (cnbc.com)
  • Three of the largest pharmaceutical companies - Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Burroughs-Wellcome - have broken with the industry's longstanding policy of refusing to offer discounts on Medicaid drugs. (nytimes.com)
  • Most big drug companies oppose giving Medicaid discounts to the states, which spend $3.5 billion on drugs in Medicaid programs. (nytimes.com)
  • The whole issue of pricing is a very serious one for the companies and their stock price-earnings ratios,'' said Hemant K. Shah, an independent pharmaceutical analyst in Warren, N.J. ''Drug unit sales are declining and about 70 percent of sales growth is coming from price increases. (nytimes.com)
  • Indeed, he added, one advantage for investors of having drug stocks had been that the companies could always raise the prices of their products, even in a recession. (nytimes.com)
  • Jim Parks, who heads the $570 million Medi-Cal Drug Discount Program in California, said that ''a couple of companies are showing interest'' in discussing discounts. (nytimes.com)
  • Though the ongoing news flow on drug-price cuts will likely continue and create volatility in the stock markets in the coming 12-24 months, we note that drug pricing pressure is a normal part of the life for drug companies and investors interested in this space," Merrill Lynch wrote in its report. (marketwatch.com)
  • We think that pharma companies' strategies for the Chinese market give them roughly the same growth potential as having blockbuster drugs in their mid-/late-stage pipeline," Daiwa wrote in its report. (marketwatch.com)
  • DIDA contains: internal pharmaceutical company documents correspondence between drug companies and physicians, researchers and educational institutions regulatory and legal documents court filings depositions expert reports internal University documents Documents come from a variety of sources including: Lawsuits against Merck & Co. regarding the marketing and use of Vioxx The landmark whistleblower case involving Neurontin (gabapentin) and off-label marketing: United States of America ex rel. (wikipedia.org)
  • We serve all sizes and types of companies spanning across various industries. (pitchengine.com)
  • not something that should be handled piecemeal in 50 different ways," said Jeff Francer, general counsel for the trade group which represents companies like Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd and Novartis AG's Sandoz unit. (reuters.com)
  • In a word, the report provides major statistics on the state of the industry and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the market. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Drug companies and nonprofit organizations are joining forces to develop new drugs and vaccines to target so-called "neglected" diseases that claim millions of lives in the developing world each year. (redorbit.com)
  • The article describes how public-private partnerships between drug companies, nonprofits, and philanthropists are springing up to address this problem, particularly the wide gap between drug need and availability. (redorbit.com)
  • Even though drug companies can expect to profit little from these ventures, a growing number see it as good business and are excited about a steady stream of new drug candidates, the article notes. (redorbit.com)
  • Indian pharmaceutical companies such as Cipla, Cadila Laboratories and Lupin have emerged over the past decade as major sources of generic cancer, malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS drugs for poor countries that can't afford to pay Western prices. (law.com)
  • International drug companies have accused India of disregarding intellectual property rights, and have pushed for stronger patent protection that would weaken India's generics industry. (law.com)
  • There have been plenty of short-term studies funded by drug companies, but they are on the order of four to 12 weeks. (smokymountainnews.com)
  • Because of drug company funding of talks, lectures, symposia, medical school grants and generous funds from pharmaceutical companies, Dr. Portenoy and his like-minded colleagues have had lucrative and illustrious careers. (smokymountainnews.com)
  • How have the drug companies fared with this investment? (smokymountainnews.com)
  • practices
  • These hard-to-forget films will leave you questioning medical practices and the place of "legal" drugs in our society (use this reference from #8 on my personal Wiki profile). (wikipedia.org)
  • However, Sherman was called "a deplorable human being" in reference to his business practices, by University of Ottawa law professor Amir Attaran who claimed that he gouged Canadians with high drug prices: "Canadians pay more for generic drugs than almost every other country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Markets
  • This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Anemia Drugs in US$ Million by the following segments: Short Acting ESAs (Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents), and Long Acting ESAs (Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents). (medindia.net)
  • clinical
  • The archive contains documents about pharmaceutical industry clinical trials, publication of study results, pricing, marketing, relations with physicians and drug company involvement in continuing medical education. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 29 January 2013 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee (PADAC) recommended that the clinical data included in the new drug application (NDA) for olodaterol provide substantial evidence of safety and efficacy to support the approval of olodaterol as a once-daily maintenance bronchodilator treatment for airflow obstruction in patients with COPD. (wikipedia.org)
  • E-cigarettes have been listed as drug delivery devices in several countries because they contain nicotine, and their advertising has been restricted until safety and efficacy clinical trials are conclusive. (wikipedia.org)
  • dependency
  • This startling statistic opens American Addict, deconstructing the corporatization of America's drug dependency and its impact on both capitalism and public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • prices
  • All of those issues affect drug prices, but you have to have something to sell before you can talk about its price. (theatlantic.com)
  • We're already paying very high prices for some of the new drugs that are patented in India," said Petros Isaakidis, an epidemiologist with Doctors Without Borders. (law.com)
  • epidemic
  • The Centers for Disease Control, the National Institute of Health and the National Institute of Mental Health are calling deaths from drug overdoses the "modern epidemic," and indeed it is. (smokymountainnews.com)
  • Bureau
  • However, officials in the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, the State Bureau of Industry and Commerce, and the State Food and Drug Administration discovered in 2005 that Sudan I was being used in food in many major Chinese cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • business
  • Only the more easily absorbed drug would be affected, Althoff said, adding that its own generic business, Sandoz, produces cheap versions of its drugs for millions across the globe. (law.com)
  • data
  • The primary and secondary research is done in China in order to access up-to-date government regulations, market information and industry data. (bharatbook.com)
  • Data were collected from the Chinese government publications, Chinese language newspapers and magazines, industry associations, local governments' industry bureaus, industry publications, and our in-house databases. (bharatbook.com)
  • Accepting this kind of data as a scientific study to actually help patients seems a joke to me in view of the decades-long (possibly centuries) history of knowing these drugs are dangerous, addictive and cause personality changes. (smokymountainnews.com)
  • profits
  • Personally, I find that any industry which would kill people for profits is not generally under consideration for my 'most ethical industries' list. (bio.net)
  • tobacco
  • DIDA is a part of the larger UCSF Industry Documents Library which includes the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tobacco and various hallucinogenic drugs were smoked all over the Americas as early as 5000 BC in shamanistic rituals and originated in the Peruvian and Ecuadorian Andes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The smoking of tobacco and various other hallucinogenic drugs was used to achieve trances and to come into contact with the spirit world. (wikipedia.org)
  • No concrete evidence of exactly what they smoked exists, but the most probable theory is that the tobacco was much stronger, consumed in extreme amounts, or was mixed with other, unknown psychoactive drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of the potential relationship with tobacco laws and medical drug policies, e-cigarette legislation is being debated in many countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • officials
  • The officials visiting the group's office were from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) and were seeking information on compliance, he said. (cnbc.com)
  • The State Food and Drug Administration reported that their officials had resolved 14 cases involving fake drugs and 17 cases involving "health accidents" at drug manufacturing facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Stanford estimates that making up for all those "free" lunches and drug samples could cost the medical center millions. (latimes.com)
  • Wyeth paid medical ghostwriters to author journal articles about the drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • It was on the list of the top 10 drugs in the US on sci.med, and it has been shown to cause MORE heart attacks in hypertensive patients, than no treatment at all. (bio.net)
  • It may even increase costs,'' said Gerald J. Mossinghof, the association's president, adding that patients whose drugs were restricted often required additional care from doctors in hospitals. (nytimes.com)
  • But challenges remain, including who will pay for the drugs and how they will be distributed to patients in remote areas. (redorbit.com)
  • To judge from the drug's mechanism of action and from experiences with related drugs, hypertension (high blood pressure), tachycardia (fast heartbeat), hypokalemia (low blood levels of potassium), shaking, etc., might occur in some patients, but these effects have rarely, if at all, been observed in studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • On July 31, 2014 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Striverdi Respimat (olodaterol inhalation spray) to treat patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema that are experiencing airflow obstruction. (wikipedia.org)
  • He sought to manipulate our system to enrich himself and impoverish Canadian patients who used his drugs", he said. (wikipedia.org)
  • maker
  • There is a lot of merit to the Merck proposal,'' said a spokeswoman for another leading drug maker, who asked not to be identified. (nytimes.com)
  • sales
  • The drug industry says such bans, which also have been enacted in the last two years by Yale University and the University of Pennsylvania, will make it more difficult for doctors to interact with and learn from sales representatives. (latimes.com)
  • high
  • Beta blockers, a group of drugs for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) and various conditions of the heart, could reduce the efficacy of olodaterol. (wikipedia.org)
  • past
  • We believe panic is unwarranted, as the Chinese pharma industry had shown its extremely strong resilience in the past by delivering double-digit growth, even in the most difficult 2006-07 period, when both price cuts and anti-corruption measures in hospitals were implemented," they said. (marketwatch.com)
  • In the two past decades, the industry has been growing at a fast pace. (bharatbook.com)
  • price
  • Several states have passed laws requiring drugmakers to disclose price increases, but the Maryland law is one of a few drawing the most attention from the drug industry. (reuters.com)
  • Nevada has been sued by two industry trade groups after passing in June a law requiring diabetes drugmakers to justify price increases above a certain amount. (reuters.com)
  • A similar measure failed in California last year, but the state's legislature this week approved a drug pricing bill requiring drugmakers to justify price increases over 16 percent in a two-year period. (reuters.com)
  • The court's decision is expected to be a landmark that will influence future drug accessibility and price across the developing world. (law.com)
  • Awards
  • She won several awards for her work on the effects of exposure to the drug diethylstilbestrol (DES) in the 1980s and 1990s, including the prestigious Harriet Freezerring award in 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was runner up on Network 10's inaugural season of So You Think You Can Dance Australia in April 2008, and performed at the 18th Drag Industry Variety Awards (DIVAs) in August. (wikipedia.org)
  • bill
  • The Senate Finance Committee is preparing to hold hearings this summer on a Medicaid drug bill. (nytimes.com)
  • Chinese
  • Rapid consolidation between medium and large players is anticipated since the Chinese government has been encouraging industry consolidation with an effort to regulate the industry and to improve competitiveness in the world market. (bharatbook.com)
  • alcoholic
  • Other grounds for refusal of a carry license include being a conscientious objector or living with persons who may gain access to the firearms and abuse them (e.g. living with family members who are mentally ill, alcoholic or drug addicts). (wikipedia.org)
  • California
  • The case would also lead to the passage of California laws to reform the garment industry and end sweatshop abuses through independent monitoring and a code of conduct and then eventually to the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA) passed by the United States Congress (later known as the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA). (wikipedia.org)
  • corruption
  • As he reviews their files, he realizes how deeply contaminated our legal system is by the illegal drug industry, and just how far the corruption spreads, involving police officers, lawyers, and judges. (xobor.com)
  • In 2004 he won a Scottish BAFTA for the exposé Security Wars, a BBC film highlighting corruption in the security industry in Scotland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food and Drug Admin
  • Mevion Medical Systems has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the Mevion S250i. (itnonline.com)
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the new GammaPod noninvasive stereotactic radiotherapy system. (itnonline.com)
  • The Reagan-Udall Foundation is a private nonprofit (501c3) organization, created to support the mission of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to help equip FDA staff with the highest caliber, regulatory science and technology in order to enhance the safety and effectiveness of FDA regulated products. (wikipedia.org)
  • illegal drugs
  • Booth artfully interweaves the problems of illegal drugs, violence, mobs, and a flawed social and legal system into this story of the Daniels family-that is torn apart when the daughter, Susan, tragically falls victim to a prank cocaine overdose. (xobor.com)
  • To obtain either license applicants must be 18 or older, prove they can handle and use a firearm safely (usually by obtaining a certificate from a shooting range after attending a practical shooting course), declare to have a clean criminal record (verification will be made by the Police authorities) and must not be mentally ill or be a known abuser of, or addicted to, alcohol or illegal drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The Foundation's role is to convene and facilitate collaboration and dialogue between the CPTR team and a broad range of international TB stakeholders including regulatory and academic scientists, drug developers, advocates, and other NGOs, to identify, prioritize and work toward resolving regulatory science issues and challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • In 1987, following the destruction of the Space Shuttle Challenger the previous year, Martinez appointed a number of aerospace industry and community leaders to the "Florida Governor's Commission on Space. (wikipedia.org)
  • million
  • A U.S. group is trying to block patents in five countries for Gilead Sciences Inc.'s costly hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, in a bid to give almost 60 million afflicted people access to cheaper generic versions. (kff.org)
  • The Korean government invests roughly 200 million USD annually in the Korean robotics industry, and almost 90% of this budget is designated for R&D. RRI has been actively involved in the government-funded R&D projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • arms
  • Freakshift se desarrolla en industry mundo donde los arms existen y aterrorizan a la fire -pregnene llega la significance. (eyfel.de)
  • treatment
  • Two specific examples: 1) Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Reagan-Udall Foundation is an active participant in the Critical Path to TB Drug Regiments (CPTR), a global initiative co-founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Critical Path Institute, and the TB Alliance in March 2010 to accelerate the development of new tuberculosis (TB) treatment regimens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Intravascular therapeutic Microbot Lab - Microrobot moving controlled through blood vessel for drug delivery and treatment of coronary artery disease such as CTO(chronic total occlusion) and thrombus. (wikipedia.org)
  • control
  • He aggressively sought to eliminate wasteful spending projects sponsored by members of the legislature, and increased spending on the state's drug control programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • technology
  • AURORA, Ontario, November 19, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Helix BioPharma Corp. today announced that it will present preclinical data about the mechanism of action for L-DOS47, the first drug candidate under development based on the Company's DOS47 technology, at The Second Conference of Lung Cancer on November 22, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Warsaw, Poland. (drugs.com)
  • known
  • While this cure has long been known by pharmeutical panies Brandon Flowers Chargers Jersey , the information has been carefully guarded by wealthy drug lords. (xobor.com)
  • include
  • Helix's product development initiatives include its Topical Interferon Alpha-2b and its novel L-DOS47 new drug candidate. (drugs.com)
  • Major big tobacco lobbying companies include (in order of U.S. market share) Philip Morris, R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, and Lorillard Tobacco Co. The tobacco lobby lost a chunk of its support when the U.S. National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) filed charges against the Tobacco Institute, a tobacco industry advocacy group. (wikipedia.org)