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AbbVie, Roche’s Venclexta stumbles amid patient deaths in multiple myeloma trial

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2018 was undoubtedly one of the most important years ever for biopharma, setting records for valuations and dealmaking. But a paper published in...

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The fourth annual study from healthcare consulting firm Numerof & Associates found progress toward implementing population health models seems to have stalled in 2018. The...

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