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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | December 9, 2014

This week in health care trends, our spotlight on big data in oncology includes updates about big data aggregation, a new breast cancer vaccine, and a cancer doctor and entrepreneur who wants to take big data even bigger.

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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | October 28, 2014

This week in health care trends, our spotlight on big data in oncology includes updates about a “big data” cancer startup, a large biomedical research grant, and an interactive state-by-state cancer data map.

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First Biosimilar, Filgrastim, Filed by FDA Under New Follow on Biologic Pathway (FOB)

IP Blog | Dave Melin | August 24, 2014

This week in healthcare, Sandoz became the first manufacturer to register a biosimilar under the new FOB pathway and a new report shows states struggling to meet even half the American Cancer Society’s benchmarks for cancer treatment and prevention. Filgrastim Marks First Official U.S. Biosimilar Filed Under Pathway [login required] Late last month, Sandoz became […]

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House Energy and Commerce Committee Embarks on Effort to Identify Path to 21st Century Cures

IP Blog | Innovation Partners | July 30, 2014

On May 1st of this year, The Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI), and the Ranking Member of the Committee, Diana DeGette (D-CO), announced an ambitious bipartisan initiative entitled “21st Century Cures”. The fundamental premise underlying the effort is the belief that while health research is progressing rapidly, “the […]

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