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Unleashing the Full Promise of Biotechnology Innovation

Last week, I attended the announcement of President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative at the White …

Measles Outbreak Shows Dangers of Vaccine Misinformation

On Sunday, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Director Tom Friedan said that the U.S. could …

The Hill: Will Support for Biomedical Research Be Dead on Arrival?

In an op-ed over at The Hill, Dr. Claire Pomeroy, an infectious disease specialist and …

Sens. Alexander and Burr Release "Innovation for Healthier Americans" Report

Today, Senate HELP Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and committee member Richard Burr (R-N.C.) released …

Op-Ed in Forbes on the Threat to Philanthropy

This week, Howard Husock extols the benefits of venture philanthropy through this Forbes op-ed. In …

Chairman Upton and Rep. DeGette Op-Ed: Can We Find Cures for 7,000 Diseases?

In a CNN.com op-ed, Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Representative Diana …

Bavarian Nordic CEO Paul Chaplin in San Jose Mercury News: Why an Ebola Vaccine Still Matters

The San Jose Mercury News this weekend published an op-ed by Paul Chaplin, the CEO …

CDC: It's Not Too Late to Get This Season's Flu Vaccine

Politico Pro’s Brett Norman today writes that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) …

Cervical Health Awareness Month: 5 Things You Need to Know about HPV

Approximately 79 million Americans have HPV (human papillomavirus), which is a major cause of cervical …

PBS Newshour: What you need to know about this year’s elevated flu threat

PBS Newshour last week had a segment about this year’s flu season, which doctors are …