Brian Berk is managing editor of Drug Store News. He has served the magazine industry for 15 years and has also worked in the radio and newspaper fields. Berk holds a bachelor's degree in communications from the State University of New York at Cortland and a master's degree in journalism from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn.
NEW YORK — Pfizer on Thursday announced the Food and Drug Administration Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee recommended approval of the company’s proposed Epogen and Procrit (epoetin alfa) biosimilar across all indications.
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued testimony to Congress describing that although it supports corporate tax reform, it opposes the Border Adjustment Tax as it would “financially harm chain pharmacies, interfere with patient access to affordable medications, and potentially cause chain pharmacies to cut jobs.
WASHINGTON — The Congressional Budget Office and Joint Committee on Taxation on Wednesday estimated that in 2018, 14 million more people would be uninsured if the American Healthcare Act were to be passed by the Senate, compared to the current law.
PRINCETON, N.J. — Bristol-Myers Squibb announced Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration accepted a supplemental Biologics License Application that seeks to extend the use of Opdivo (nivolumab) to patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after prior sorafenib therapy.
DEERFIELD, Ill. — In honor of the service and sacrifices of Americans who served in the armed forces, Walgreens is offering a Memorial Day 20% discount to all veterans, active duty military personnel and their immediate family members, including the families of those who lost their lives in service to their country.
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