The University of Illinois at Chicago will take part in a new trial to test the efficiency of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by biotech company Moderna.Read More
Category: Prescription Drugs
Illinois joined a third lawsuit alleging that generic drugmakers are conspiring to raise prices, according to a Wednesday statement. Companies named in the lawsuit disputed the allegations and vowed to defend themselves.
Chicago is one of four cities set to receive an initial shipment of an antimalarial drug from the federal government that some have used to treat COVID-19, though Gov. JB Pritzker and state health experts say there still is no concrete evidence the drug can help.
Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul has joined five colleagues in suing Vyera Pharmaceuticals and its former leadership for allegedly inflating and manipulating drug prices.