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QALY made clear

19.02.2008

London – Proposed changes to NICE’s guide to its methods will make its use of cost per quality-adjusted life year (QALY) in health technology assessments clearer, the institute says. NICE officials at the institute’s annual conference in Manchester said that treatments costing less than EUR28,000 per QALY were not systematically approved. Costs higher than EUR43,000 were also not systematically rejected, the institute said. NICE describes these numbers as its threshold range for cost-effectiveness. The officials stated, however, that treatment costs exceeding this threshold will only be recommended for reimbursement in exceptional cases. Factors to be taken into account include the degree of uncertainty in incremental cost-effectiveness ratios, and whether quality of life parameters have been measured adequately.

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22.12.2011

London - Nothing is well if the end is not well. For Astra Zeneca the end of 2011 isn't well at all. A new anti-ovarian cancer drug and a planned antidepressant have underperformed in tests. As a result, AstraZeneca will take a...

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17.12.2011

Surrey – The UK government is investing an additional £80m (€93.5m) to fund continued development of the Institute for Animal Health (IAH) at Pirbright, an institute of the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council...

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15.12.2011

Rijeka/London – Allergies like asthma or psoriasis might arise from environmental toxins, suggest researchers from Rijeka University (Croatia) and King’s College (London). In mice, they identified a special population of T cells...

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13.12.2011

London – Interesting times ahead in the European cancer treatment market. A report states that in the UK alone, diagnosis and treatment costs are likely to increase by 62%, from £9.4 billion in 2010 to £15.3 billion by 2021. The...

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12.12.2011

York - Tissue Regenix Group plc plans to raise €29m through the sale of 181.8 million shares. The regenerative medical device company is held within the IP Group portfolio and a spin-out company from the University of Leeds. The...

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11.12.2011

London – Cancer Research UK has begun recruiting patients in the first phase of its Stratified Medicine Programme, which is aimed at finding cancer biomarkers and establishing a genetic testing service in the UK. The charity’s...

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06.12.2011

London – British Prime Minister David Cameron is trying to come to the rescue of Britain’s embattled biopharmaceutical industry. He has earmarked €210m to support a “biomedical catalyst fund” to back early-stage academic and...

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06.12.2011

London - David Cameron plans to come to the rescue of Britain's embattled biopharmaceutical industry. The conservative prime minister has earmarked £180m (€210 million) to support a "biomedical catalyst fund" to back ...

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25.11.2011

Cancer Research UK has started recruiting patients in the first phase of its Stratified Medicine Program, which is seeking to find cancer biomarkers and establish a genetic testing service in the U.K. The charity's multi-million...

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