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BMS deal quest gets a boost as Celgene swats aside another Revlimid patent challenge

Much of the investor doubt surrounding Bristol-Myers Squibb’s $ 74 billion Celgene buyout centers on the multiple myeloma blockbuster Revlimid—namely, whether its remaining patents can stand up to legal challenges. But the companies just scored a win in that department. Thursday, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decided not… Read More »

Blues challenge UPMC, call Highmark contract dispute 'of its own making'

Dive Brief: The Blues Association and other health plans argued in a filing that it’s too late for UPMC to join the federal antitrust suit challenging the way Blue Cross Blue Shield plans operate. Defendants including the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association filed a response to UPMC, Pittsburgh’s dominant health provider, Thursday in federal court… Read More »

2018 Winter Waistline Challenge Begins

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 The holidays…decorations, family, friends, cheer, and relaxation as we near the end of the year.  Oh, and probably feeling a bit sluggish from high sugar/alcohol intake, stress, lack of exercise and subsequent weight gain. What if we embraced all that’s great about the holidays and just left the rest. Wouldn’t it… Read More »