Jack Scannell

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Research costs associated with discovering a new drug are increasing at an alarming, unsustainable rate. Photograph: iStock

Over the past century modern medicine has been revolutionised by major advances in pharmaceutical drugs, surgery, diagnostics, and most other areas of(...)

Shire Plc’s offices stand at the Citywest Business Campus in Dublin, Ireland. Photograph: Aidan Crawley / BLOOMBERG

Japan’s largest pharma group Takeda is considering a takeover bid for Irish rare disease specialist Shire. Takeda said Wednesday that its deliberatio(...)