Medics: don’t kill off drug benefit tests

Medics: don’t kill off drug benefit tests

German doctors are fighting to keep a system which measures whether medicines do what they actually promise - while the new government says it will be scrapped.

West tested drugs on ‘50,000 East Germans’

West tested drugs on ‘50,000 East Germans’

Third of new drugs ‘offer no additional benefit’

Third of new drugs ‘offer no additional benefit’

Experts fear shortage of ‘unprofitable’ cancer drug

Experts fear shortage of ‘unprofitable’ cancer drug

Hundreds of doctors ‘sold unapproved drug’

Hundreds of doctors ‘sold unapproved drug’

More than 1,000 pharma jobs to go at Merck

More than 1,000 pharma jobs to go at Merck

Thalidomide makers ‘ignored defect warnings’

Thalidomide makers ‘ignored defect warnings’

Merck to Portugal: pay bills or lose investment

Merck to Portugal: pay bills or lose investment

Merck pharma closes Swiss HQ, cuts 580 jobs

Merck pharma closes Swiss HQ, cuts 580 jobs

Bayer loses patent in India test case

Bayer loses patent in India test case

New drugs ‘often no better’ than old ones

New drugs ‘often no better’ than old ones

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

US allows suit against drug-maker Bayer to go forward

US allows suit against drug-maker Bayer to go forward

Bayer tests drug cure for double chins

Bayer tests drug cure for double chins

Rösler vows high drug prices to fall

Rösler vows high drug prices to fall

Study shows pharmacies hand out drugs without prescriptions

Study shows pharmacies hand out drugs without prescriptions

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma

Halle drug company heralds new Alzheimer’s treatment

Halle drug company heralds new Alzheimer’s treatment

Fake medicine trade booming

Fake medicine trade booming