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Ian Schofield

Edinburgh, U.K
Ian Schofield has been writing on issues affecting the pharmaceutical and biotech industry since the mid-1980s, specialising in EU and global policy and regulatory affairs.  As well as writing, editing and commissioning articles for Pharma Intelligence, Ian works for the Ask the Analyst service, providing tailor-made answers to questions posed directly by clients. He has a degree in modern languages from the University of Bath. Outside the realm of work, Ian plays guitar in a traditional music group and also enjoys a touch of cycling and gardening. He lives by the seaside about three miles from the centre of Edinburgh.
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UK Bill To Speed Up Post-Brexit Access To Innovative Drugs

A new bill giving the UK regulator more powers after Brexit has been welcomed by the life sciences industry. However, observers have warned that it needs fleshing out with detail, and that the government would be wise to proceed carefully if it considers relaxing clinical trial regulations.

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UK Signs First No-Deal Brexit Ferry Contracts

If the UK leaves the EU without a deal at the end of this month, pharmaceutical companies will be able to book space for medicine deliveries on ferries run by four operators between UK and EU ports. 

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Register Now For No-Deal Brexit Ferry Routes, Says BIA

Life science firms wanting to avoid possible blockages at the Channel ports if the UK leaves the EU without a deal are being advised by the BioIndustry Association to register now. Meanwhile the government has published a report that brings together all its advice on preparing for a no-deal Brexit.

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Register Now For No-Deal Brexit Ferry Routes Says BIA

Life science firms wanting to avoid possible blockages at the Channel ports if the UK leaves the EU without a deal are being advised by the BioIndustry Association to register now. Meanwhile the government has published a report that brings together all its advice on preparing for a no-deal Brexit.

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Scotland’s SMC OKs Drugs For Cancer & Plaque Psoriasis

The Scottish Medicines Consortium has OKd Keytruda, Decapeptyl, Yescarta and Skyrizi after patient access schemes were agreed that improved their cost-effectiveness. But Perjeta and Xtandi were rejected because the companies made no solid economic case for NHS funding.

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WHO Steps Up Efforts To Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

The newly launched 2019 edition of the World Health Organization’s antibiotic database will help countries to monitor and manage antibiotic use as part of the global drive to stem the tide of antimicrobial resistance.

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