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Innovative treatments and cures are an integral part of our health care system and can help patients live longer, healthier lives. But vital medicines only work if patients have access. To ensure medical innovation continues to benefit patients, medicines must be both affordable and accessible.


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America's biopharmaceutical companies recognize the need for evidence-based research and cross-sector partnerships to address health inequity in communities of color.

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Strong IP protections are critical to safeguarding innovation within the biopharmaceutical industry. 

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Researcher Profile: Stephanie Bartner

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Ensuring timely, affordable access to new medicines for seniors has never been more vital.

Changes to the Health Care System Should Prioritize Patient Affordability

A group of experts recently discussed the ways we can realign the U.S. health care system to improve access and affordability for patients.

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Here's the Reason America Is an Innovation Powerhouse

American policies prioritize innovation and patient access.

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3 Groundbreaking Innovations That Were First Approved in the United States

Breakthrough therapies are approved in America quickly, and this translates to hope for patients and families.

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Why Washington Shouldn't Copy the Flawed Pricing Policies of Other Countries

America is the world's leading source of innovation. Let's keep it that way.

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Moving Toward a Value-Driven Health Care System

To advance a value-driven care system, we need better information, a focus on outcomes that matter to patients and flexible new approaches to paying for medicines.

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Researcher Profile: David Cobden

Learn about what America's biopharmaceutical companies are doing to ensure we can continue to afford innovation by reading the story of David Cobden, Ph.D., who works to pursue new payment models for a variety of cutting-edge treatments.

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Innovation is Fragile, But Worth Protecting

The Atlantic, in partnership with PhRMA's GOBOLDLY campaign, convened thought leaders to discuss the policies needed to foster biopharmaceutical innovation while ensuring access and affordability for patients.

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Achieving Innovation and Access Together

In today's new era of medicine, breakthrough treatments are revolutionizing how we fight disease, providing hope to patient populations that 20 years ago could never have dreamed of using the word "cure" when talking about their conditions.

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Tackling Overdose and Addiction with Novel Treatments

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How the New Era of Medicine is Disrupting Health Care

We are on the cusp of a major, positive disruption in the U.S. health care system due in part to the exponential growth in clinical data, advent and incorporation of artificial intelligence and the increasing realignment of the health care sector.

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Innovative Medicines Deserve an Innovative Payment System

Over the past several years, we've witnessed an unprecedented pace of innovation which has ushered in a new era of medicine.

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Technology and Health Care Working Together to Improve Patient Care

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Policy Solutions to Push Progress Forward

We are in a new era of medical discovery and have the potential to revolutionize the treatment of costly and debilitating diseases. But we must not take this progress for granted.

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Our Commitment

We are America's Biopharmaceutical Companies, driven to discover the next lifesaving breakthrough and dedicated to ending the burdens of disease. And with new, innovative medicines on the horizon, we're closer than ever to reaching our goal.