Drug Pipeline

It's Possible for Those Who Practice, Pay for Precision Oncology to Catch Up to Speed of Innovation

July 14, 2020

The fast-evolving field of precision medicine offers the promise of more effective treatments and better outcomes, and it’s time that we collaborate to keep outdated clinical and reimbursement practices from slowing it down.

Is Combination Therapy on the Horizon in Diabetic Macular Edema?

July 12, 2020

Patients with diabetic macular edema whose vision remains impaired even with the best available treatments may soon have a combination therapy.

FDA Updates: Brilinta’s Priority Review in Stroke; Biogen’s Alzheimer’s BLA; Mytesi IND in Cancer Care

July 11, 2020

Drug development in key areas of unmet need hit milestones this week, with Biogen, AstraZeneca, and Jaguar Health announcing regulatory steps with the FDA.

David Calabrese of OptumRx Talks Top Three Drugs in Pipeline, Industry Trends in Q2

July 01, 2020

In this week's episode of Tuning Into The C-Suite podcast, MHE's Briana Contreras chatted with David Calabrese, R.Ph, MHP, who is senior vice president and chief pharmacy officer of pharmacy care services company, OptumRx. David is also a member of Managed Healthcare Executives’ Editorial Advisory Board. During the discussion, he shared the OptumRx Quarter 2 Drug Pipeline Insights Report of 2020. Some of the information shared includes the three notable drugs currently being reviewed or those that have been recently approved by the FDA. Also discussed were any interesting industry trends to watch for.

Express Scripts Report: Top Drug Classes Driving Spending Growth

February 26, 2020

Express Scripts’ annual Drug Trend Report highlights top contributors to prescription drug spending in 2019.

The Most Valuable Pipeline Drugs For 2020

January 01, 2020

Here are the top drugs expected to be approved this year and their financial impact.

Top Women’s and Men’s Cancer Treatment Developments

September 13, 2019

From breast cancer to prostate cancer, the state of oncology care and how it will evolve.

Life-Altering Gene Therapy Pipeline Poses Challenges

September 05, 2019

What to expect for these high-dollar drugs.

What You Need to Know About the Vaccine Pipeline

June 02, 2019

The vaccines that could make a big impact on healthcare, from radical new flu vaccines to simplified meningococcal vaccine regimens.

Five Ways Diabetes Treatments are Changing

April 02, 2019

The disease management and insurer initiatives changing the diabetes landscape.