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Patients are becoming scientists' partners in drug development

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Patients increasingly set the medical research agenda as the FDA, drugmakers and Congress have converged on the idea that medicine should focus on what is important to patients. Asking patients "would you rather" questions helps regulators and drugmakers understand patients' risk tolerance and treatment priorities. In the future, patient preferences and perspectives will be factored in across the entire drug development continuum, from the earliest drug targets to clinical trial design, said FasterCures Managing Director Kim McCleary. BioCentury (06/24)


Startups aim to modify immune system to defeat cancer

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Social media, parent networks help guide rare disease treatment

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Myelin Repair Foundation to close

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

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FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Nationwide telehealth program enhances Parkinson's patients' care access

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Calculator links cancer drug price to value

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Flagship eyes NYC as emerging biotech hub

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

$13M in grants awarded by Melanoma Research Alliance

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Blood, saliva tests may diagnose head and neck cancer

FasterCures SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015


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