Life sciences is among a select group of highly innovative industries linked to science and tech which could be responsible for a new wave of growth worth an extra £14 billion a year to the UK economy by 2025.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced that all opioid medicines in the UK will carry prominent warnings on the labels saying they can cause addiction.
The Department of Health and Social Care today published the 2019 update of their Implementation Plan for England for the UK Strategy for Rare Diseases. This sets out progress made against the original commitments in the Strategy.
The Topol review of digital training needs for the NHS is published today. It says that cross-sector collaboration is vital - Andrew Croydon, Director of Skills and Education policy at the ABPI, agrees.
A Europe-wide initiative to protect patients and public health from falsified or fake medicines goes live on Saturday 9 February 2019, making the medicines supply chain across Europe safer than ever before.
The Chancellor has announced a £100 million investment for research and technology.
As the UK prepares to leave the EU, the House of Lords is debating a Statutory Instrument which would weaken the UK’s IP framework and damage the country’s reputation as leader in life sciences.
Lisa Anson, President of the ABPI, closing remarks to the ABPI Annual Conference on the future of UK life sciences.
Mike Thompson, chief executive of the ABPI, opening address to the ABPI Annual Conference outlining the strength of the industry and looking ahead to the next 70 years.
A report published by the Business, Energy and Indsutrial Strategy (BEIS) Strategy Committee, calls on the Government to secure a post-Brexit deal to protect patients and the UK's pharmaceutical industry.