Is The Institute For Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) Quietly Becoming the ‘Death Panel’ We’ve Long Feared?

The answer is yes. The term ‘death panel’ was initially a (stupid) political ploy to scare people out of supporting Obamacare. The GOP, specifically Governor Sarah Palin, sort of pushed people to believe that there would be some government agency overseeing medical decisions, social responsibility and economic impact on the healthcare system. It was assumed...
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Exciting News From the Cystic Fibrosis Drug Pipeline: Antimicrobials and CFTR Modulators

We have been beyond fortunate to see some really positive news coming from the Pipeline over the past couple of weeks and months. First, a potential breathtaking (science pun!) antimicrobial from Vast Therapeutics is looking to conquer chronic infection in cystic fibrosis. Vast Therapeutics is “a preclinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on delivering the power...
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