The Prime Minister has demanded urgent action to tackle declining vaccination rates for MMR. This is the right approach, says Dr Sheuli Porkess of the ABPI.
Jamie Harvey from AstraZeneca is one of around 40,000 people employed in medicines manufacturing in the UK. He gives his perspective on what it’s like to be an apprentice in the sector.
In National Careers Week, Charlotte Hardy, medicinal chemist from GSK gives her perspective on what it’s like to work in the pharmaceutical sector
Dr Richard Torbett provides an ABPI view on medicines pricing in the UK and the current situation between NHS England and Vertex on access to Orkambi for Cystic Fibrosis patients
The UK’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies will give our Annual Lecture on the question ‘Can we make life expectancy a healthy 100 years?’ to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the ABPI. Our chief scientific officer Carole Longson looks.
This year the Nobel Prize Committee has awarded the Physiology or Medicine prize to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation. This week we're highlighting four other discoveries over the past 100 years that have changed the...
In a week that sees the MHRA and CRUK publish critical information about the UK’s clinical research environment post-Brexit, ABPI's Deputy Chief Scientific Officer Dr Sheuli Porkess explores what it means for the pharmaceutical industry.
Today (23 May), the ABPI and the AHSN Network publish a new guide to cross-sector working between NHS Sustainable Transformation Partnerships (STPs), Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) and industry. The guide sets out governance and process recommendations to make collaboration more straightforward.
The ABPI sponsors the Andrew Blake Tribute Award, which recognises the significant contributions of animal technologists to improving laboratory animal welfare. This year we congratulate Stephen Woodley and Stuart Newman for winning the 2019 Award.
The ABPI and Health Innovation Manchester were shortlisted for ‘Best Pharmaceutical Partnership’ in the HSJ partnership awards last night. Partnership working with the NHS is the way forward, says ABPI Chief Executive Mike Thompson.