Articles by Reflector - Pharmaceutical Executive


Articles by Reflector


Reflector is Pharm Exec Europe's man inside the EU.

Europe Edges Toward New HTA Understanding
November 19, 2014

The European Union is moving ahead, in its own slightly crabwise fashion, with its attempts to work out what healthcare budgets should be used for. Reflector reports.

EMA—a Pioneer Permanently At Bay
November 1, 2014

Agency's plan for reporting clinical trial data has sparked strong reactions from health campaigners, industry, and patients.

EMA Clinical Data Disclosure Plan Under Fire
October 27, 2014

The EMA might have expected that the publication of its plan for proactive release of clinical reports would receive a warm welcome. But, Reflector writes, it is far from a roaring success.

Eruptions on the Drug-Pricing Horizon in Europe
October 1, 2014

An escalating political debate over pharma pricing and reimbursement nears the boiling point.

Eruptions on Europe's Drug-Pricing Horizon
September 22, 2014

The EU may have a new monitoring scheme for Iceland's volatile geology, but it should also heed the volcano that could blow apart its assumptions on drug pricing and reimbursement, says Reflector.

Peril, Not Progress on Transatlantic Trade Deal
September 1, 2014

Pharma hopes for a deal are fading as the once-hot TTIP talks seem to be on the fizzle in Europe.

TTIP: From Hot Tip to Oblivion?
August 18, 2014

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) was the hot tip for a 2014 success story. But as summer slides away, the latest read-out of progress suggests that rather than remaining a hot tip, TTIP is now risking oblivion...

EFPIA's 'Integrated Strategy' in Europe: Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire?
August 1, 2014

Industry's grand vision for reshaping the life sciences in Europe may ultimately prove to be a lost cause.

Europe Gears Up to Attack Counterfeit Medicines—But Only Some of Them
July 1, 2014

Cross-sector partnership seeks support for a pan-European system to keep fake drugs out, but obstacles are many.


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