Ever wonder how much it costs to develop a new drug? The independent, non-profit research group, The Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, estimates US$2.6 billion, almost double the centre’s previous estimate a decade ago. But how accurate is this figure? While the details of the study remain a secret, a press release, ...
Propaganda or cost of innovation? The high price of new drugs
By Narcyz Ghinea, Ian Kerridge and Wendy Lipworth
17 Jun 2015