After decades of determined research, RNAi drugs have their day in the sun
| MedCity News

The announcement during last week’s J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference of a deal between Novartis and England’s National Health Service to supply a cholesterol-lowering drug dosed only twice per year marked a significant event in the history of a class of drugs that only entered the market two years ago, but whose development goes back decades. Biotech Showcase […]

Cigna will now let you go to the doctor on your phone
| Forbes

Health insurance company Cigna is launching a new video-based primary care service that will reach over 12 million people. The company is partnering with MDLive, which already provides telehealth services to several hospitals including Humana and some locations of Blue Cross Blue Shield. However, this is the first time it has waded into primary care. Due […]

Cigna Expands MDLive Telehealth Partnership To Primary Care
| Forbes

Health insurance giant Cigna is expanding online access to primary care physicians via its telehealth partner MDLive for the insurer’s employer-sponsored plan clients. The move is significant because it greatly expands the use of telehealth and “virtual access” to doctors from the already existing behavioral health and urgent care services MDLive offers Cigna employer-sponsored health […]