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Involving Patients in the Research Process

According to the National Psoriasis Foundation, as many as 7.5 million Americans live with psoriasis, …

How the Orphan Drug Tax Credit Leverages MDA’s Fight against Rare Genetic Diseases

In the early 1950s, a small group of concerned parents, people with muscular dystrophy and …

Amid Doping Scandals, Industry Must Remain Vigilant

As doping in sport makes its way back into the news of the day, we …

When is the Evidence “Enough” to Make a Health Care Decision?

At any given time, work is taking place in hundreds of laboratories throughout the country …

The Michael J. Fox Foundation Launches $10 Million Edmond J. Safra Core Programs

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) has committed up to $10 million …

Biodefense Preparedness Key for National Public Health

Over the last decade, our nation has responded to deliberate biological attacks – the mailing …

Ellmers' Cancer Bill Marks 100 Co-Sponsors

Today, Congresswoman Ellmers announced that 100 bipartisan cosponsors have signed on to support her bill …

Unraveling the Mystery of Alzheimer’s Disease

Preeminent researchers from around the world gathered recently to tackle the science behind one of …

Separating Science from Fiction

The Atlantic recently published a story on the dangers of anti-vaccine rhetoric, “Destabilizing the Jenny …

Nationwide Track and Trace System is Urgently Needed

Today’s pharmaceutical distribution supply chain is governed largely by a patchwork of state laws and …