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The availability of the first ever treatment for early primary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) on the NHS has been called a “landmark moment” by the MS Society. Read more

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A new president of the Association of British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) has been named to help bring new medicines to patients faster. Read more

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Steve Bradley, group managing director, Cegedim UK, writes why community pharmacy should be at the heart of a modern NHS. Read more

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A smart monitoring solution has been launched to help NHS hospitals improve patient safety through more precise temperature control for medicines. Read more

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Dr Peter Fish, head of clinical partnerships at Mendelian discusses why artificial intelligence (AI) could be the key to diagnosing rare diseases. Read more

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The government has announced a new National Genomic Healthcare Strategy to make the UK a world leader in preventing, diagnosing and treating people with rare diseases. Read more

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The MedTalk Podcast returns after an unexpectedly long absence with its latest episode - Another Lost Podcast. Read more

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The Topol Review has been launched outlining a vision of a digital future for the NHS using the latest technologies across the themes of genomics, digital medicine, and AI and robotics. Read more

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A new reimbursement model for antibiotics by the NHS and NICE is being labelled as a ‘great breakthrough’. Read more

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The UK government will fly vital medical supplies in from Europe during a no-deal Brexit via a dedicated NHS aeroplane, it has been revealed. Read more

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Over the past 10 years, the diagnoses of rare diseases in patients has cost the NHS over £3.4 billion, new research shows. Read more

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The UK has become the first nation in the world to complete the largest genome sequencing project in healthcare, the government has announced. Read more

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The second Life Sciences Sector Deal will include a £46 million investment package as part of a collaboration with healthcare company IQVIA, the government has announced. Read more

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13 trusts will be the first to receive a share of £78 million to support electronic prescribing and medicines administration (ePMA) to improve patient safety. Read more

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The NHS has negotiated the biggest saving for a single drug after securing deals with five manufacturers. Read more

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Brexit negotiators have a duty to protect millions of patients on both sides of the Channel, a coalition from the UK’s health sector has said. Read more

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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has given a positive recommendation for Crysvita (burosumab) to be used in the treatment of X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH) in children and young people with growing bones. Read more

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A new report from the Office of Health Economics (OHE) — commissioned by the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) — has revealed what health leaders believe to be the ten most important medicines in NHS history. Read more

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In this online exclusive, David Fraser, product manager Lateral Flow Services at BBI Solutions, discusses how easily-accessible diagnostic options could help lessen the burden on global health services. Read more

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Health research is thriving in the UK with more people taking part in NHS clinical research than ever before, new figures from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) show. Read more

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