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FDA approves lower-cost alternative to biotech drug Humira

FDA approves lower-cost alternative to biotech drug Humira

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. Amgen did not discuss plans for the drug's launch or price in a release issued Friday evening. AbbVie is claiming patent protection for Humira in the USA out to 2022 and has sought an injunction in its lawsuit to keep Amjevita off the market even after it has been approved by the FDA .



Zika Found in Eye Fluid in Study

He remains in stable condition and is now receiving an additional test at a Seoul hospital, KCDC officials said. Thailand has recorded about 200 cases of Zika since January, the health ministry said on Tuesday, making it a country with one of the highest numbers of confirmed cases in the region.


Upside to morning sickness: Fewer miscarriages, stillbirths

Upside to morning sickness: Fewer miscarriages, stillbirths

How long should you wait to tell others you're expecting? (No, you can't.) "At least the awful sleep you're getting now is great preparation for all those sleepless nights you're going to have with baby!" Causes of morning sickness are uncertain but it has been linked with high hormone levels that occur early in pregnancy.



Obama says new museum tells richer US story

Bush . The $540 million (£416m) museum, which is the only national museum in the United States devoted exclusively to black American life, history, and culture was inaugurated by the country's first black President Barack Obama. "A great nation does not hide its history it faces its flaws", Bush said Saturday. Obama also said the museum can provide context to the current national debate on the relationship between law enforcement and black communities that recently made headlines following ...



Trump threatens to bring Gennifer Flowers to debate

On Thursday, Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks and host of CNBC's " Shark Tank ", boasted that Hillary Clinton had given him a front-row seat at Monday's debate, which the Clinton camp confirmed to CNN. Trump was scheduled to address a rally in Roanoke, Virginia, on Saturday evening. Earlier this month, Cuban said he would cut a check to Trump's charity of choice if he would let Cuban interview him on his policies.


Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Pricing at Congressional Hearing

Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Pricing at Congressional Hearing

He said the company's profit from a generic version of the drug that sold for $300 was actually higher than what it made from its own version of the drug, which sold for $608 - a point Bresch disputed. Duncan, like other Republicans, said the free market is not working in this case because Mylan has a virtual monopoly over auto-injected epinephrine.