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Feb 2019

Campaign to end deadlock over cystic fibrosis drug

Campaigners are appealing to the government to use its powers to break a deadlock in making available a life-extending drug to people with cystic fibrosis. Vertex, the manufacturers of the drug Orkambi, have refused an offer of £500m offer over five years, which would be the ‘largest commitment’ ever made by the NHS. Vertex currently…

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