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Grants allow clinics to do more primary care

...be for a pharmacy coordinator to help the clinic take advantage of the 340B Drug Pricing Program, which requires drug manufacturers to provide drugs to those clinics at drastically reduced prices."This pricing helps us reduce the cost for our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-12/grants-allow-clinics-do-more
Feds indict 4 over 2009 salmonella outbreak linked to Georgia peanut plant

...a warning to food manufacturers who may compromise consumer safety in search of higher profits."When food or drug manufacturers lie and cut corners, they put all of us at risk," Stuart F. Delery, who heads the Justice Department's Civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-02-21/feds-indict-4-over-2009-salm
Turkish team terminates contract with Taurasi

...used to counter excessive sleepiness due to narcolepsy, shift-work sleep disorder or sleep apnea, according to drug manufacturers.On Tuesday, Geno Auriemma, the United States coach for the 2012 Olympics, said the former University of Connecticut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-01-07/turkish-team-termina
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Judge orders company to pay $327 million to state

...subsidiary of the New Brunswick, N.J.-based drug manufacturer -- said the company was disappointed and would appeal...in control at Janssen," Couch wrote.Saying the drug manufacturer acted in good faith, attorneys for Johnson & Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-03/judge-orders-company-pay-327-
Judge says pharmacy illegally provided solution to doctor

...requested without a written prescription. The pharmacy obtained a 35 percent hydrogen-peroxide solution from a drug manufacturer and diluted it to a 3 percent solution, in effect making the pharmacy an unauthorized manufacturer under federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/20/met_89532.shtml
Metro
Company touts pills for middle-aged middle class

...phone-order business with an ambitious national advertising and marketing campaign similar to the ones prescription drug manufacturers use to sell their remedies. "Our ultimate goal is to be the nutraceutical Pfizer, to provide the best dietary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/22/bus_435160.shtml
Business
Shots reserved for high-risk patients

...short supply must also be stretched to cover nursing homes and hospitals slated to receive flu vaccine from British drug manufacturer Chiron, a company that was closed after tainted vaccine was discovered, eliminating 46 million doses of shots destined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/09/met_430791.shtml
Metro
World Health Organization launches expanded HIV treatment

...a year, but violates patents held by two major drug manufacturers. In order to legally import the drugs, countries...Nairobi were representatives from the world's drug manufacturers. Pharmaceutical companies holding patents for AIDS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/02/wor_387756.shtml
World
Canadian drug prices at least a third cheaper than in U.S.

...Despite the popular support for allowing imports, the congressional measure is being resisted by politically powerful drug manufacturers as well as the Bush administration and influential lawmakers in both parties, mainly citing on safety grounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/fin_388891.shtml
Finance
How to cut drug costs

...Haven't they got it backward? Shouldn't drug makers rethink selling goods to closed-market countries? U.S. drug manufacturers negotiate prices with price-control countries and then make up for their pinched profits abroad by raising prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/05/edi_383156.shtml
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