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Andrew McConaghie

Senior Writer

Andrew is a London-based journalist who has been writing about pharma, biotech and healthcare for over 20 years.

He writes on a range of topics, including biopharma R&D and commercial issues, digital healthcare and issues affecting patients and global healthcare systems, especially the UK’s NHS.

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