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 •  October 28

The goal itself is jaw-dropping. Cut the development for cancer-fighting drugs — a notoriously lengthy and expensive process — from six years to one. But leaders with the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, along with three partnering organizations, are convinced they can do it with the power of supercomputing. “This is appropriately...

Frederick News-Post

 •  June 13

A French pharmaceutical company developing a Zika vaccine funded with millions of dollars in research grants from the U.S. government has rejected a request from the U.S. Army to set an affordable price for the drug once it becomes available. Sanofi Pasteur has already received $43 million from the Department of Health and Human Services, and the...

Frederick News-Post

 •  February 19

One of my goals when I joined Bloomberg View a month ago was to dive into the contentious subject of drug pricing. I’d like to explain to readers why the pharmaceutical companies have been raising prices so relentlessly these past half-dozen years, even as the practice has become a huge issue on Capitol Hill and in the country. My friend Barry...