In Vivo is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Clinical Trials, Corporate Transparency

Executive Summary

GlaxoSmithKline PLC settled a suit brought against it in June by New York State attorney general Eliot Spitzer, who had charged the company with hiding clinical trial data about its blockbuster antidepressant paroxetine (Paxil), but the pharmaceutical industry as a whole is experiencing repercussions. Now PhRMA advocates publishing all Phase III trials for approved drugs.

You may also be interested in...

Lilly's Transparency Strategy

Lilly sees its own credibility problem, and the industry's, as a major financial challenge--compromising approvals, marketing claims and pricing. It also contends its solution, providing far more information about its products through its marketing and R&D organizations, provides a solution for the industry as a whole. But as it's been rolled out so far, the strategy will disproportionately benefit Lilly.

Canary in the Coalmine: Pfizer R&D

In an interview, Pfizer's head of R&D, John LaMattina, discusses R&D's position as the part of the company most vulnerable to cuts in response to weakening sales. Among other issues, LaMattina discusses Pfizer's increasing interest in large molecules, specialist markets and combination products, and the role external research will play in filling a pipeline facing significant near-term generic pressures. He also details Pfizer's advantages of scale, particularly in developing portfolios of products in individual disease areas for sale to major customers interested in large discounted, disease-managed product packages.

Quick Listen: Scrip's Five Must-Know Things

In this week's podcast edition of Five Must-Know Things: safety debate as more lecanemab data reported; amyloid discussions continue at Alzheimer’s meeting; China COVID unrest affect country’s biotech sector; and Merck’s CMO talks about post-Keytruda plans.


Related Companies

Latest News
See All



Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts