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Misleading reporting from 60 Minutes and the Washington Post

The scourge of opioid abuse is a growing public health crisis that has left no …

Four Former FDA Commissioners Warn About Drug Importation Dangers

Last week, four former FDA Commissioners – Robert M. Califf, Margaret B. Hamburg, Mark B. …

Chestnut Lovers - Remember Biotech Over Holidays!

In the early 1900s, the eastern United States chestnut tree population was hit with a …

5 Arguments from the GMO Debate That Have Lost Their Gusto

The Washington Post recently published a piece titled The GMO Debate: 5 Things to Stop Arguing, which looks …

Washington Post: Why Extremely Expensive Drugs Are Often Worth the Cost

Jason Millman highlights a new study published in Health Affairs showing specialty drugs often provide …

Washington Post: GM Crops can “Improve the Lives of Millions”

Many anti-GMO advocates cite their opposition to the technology because they see agribusiness focused mainly …

Washington Post: Crowdsourcing Medical Decisions

On Monday, Ariana Eunjung Cha wrote about the difficult ethical issue of Compassionate Use, which allows a …

Quandary for U.S. companies: Whom to bribe? (Washington Post)

From this Sunday’s Washington Post, David Hilzenrath lays out ambiguities of the Foreign Corrupt Practices …