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FDA Clears First Drug to Treat Ultra-Rare Metabolic Disorder

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved lumasiran (Oxlumo, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals) subcutaneous injection to…

FDA approves first drug to treat rare kidney-related condition

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved Oxlumo to treat a rare genetic disorder affecting the…

Gov’t Prepares to Distribute Regeneron COVID-19 Drug

Following the FDA’s weekend authorization of Regeneron’s monoclonal antibody cocktail for mild-moderate COVID-19, the federal government’s…

Medicare Regulation Could Lower Prescription Drug Prices

HHS estimates that this regulation could save Medicare recipients $28 billion over seven years, because the lower…

FDA Approves A Drug For A Rare Disease That Causes Children To Age Quickly : Shots

Sam Berns and Audrey Gordon, executive director of The Progeria Research Foundation and Berns’s aunt, attend…

The Health 202: Trump may have made it easier for Biden to go after the drug industry

“This provides an opening,” said Elizabeth Fowler, executive vice president for programs at the nonpartisan Commonwealth…

What Is Progeria? FDA Approves First-Ever Drug For ‘Ultra-Rare’ Disease

KEY POINTS Progeria is a rare condition that causes children to age rapidly Those with progeria experience…

Merck acquires OncoImmune to ramp supply of promising Covid-19 drug

Pharmaceutical giant Merck said it plans to acquire privately held OncoImmune for $425 million in cash,…

Regeneron coronavirus drug receives FDA emergency use approval

U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help…

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug that Trump received when sick last month

U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help…