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Everybody is talking about the high cost of prescription drugs. Here’s who’s actually responsible for the prices you pay.

Here's a look at all the companies involved in paying for a medication and why that can lead to higher prices.
A Type 1 diabetes patient holds up bottles of insulin including Humalog. Lilly is now offering its insulin as an authorized generic at half the list price of the branded version.

A drugmaker just released a half-price version of a life-saving diabetes medication in a bet that a lower price tag will help it escape the political ...

Eli Lilly plans to make a generic version of its life-saving diabetes medication Humalog and sell it for half the price of the branded drug.

Pharma companies want the government to do something about high drug prices, so long as it’s not forcing them to lower their drug prices

Pharmaceutical executives seemed to reach a consensus that it'll take government action to solve the conundrum of how we get to lower drug prices.
Sanofi released this chart breaking down the French drugmaker's US sales last year as part of a congressional drug price hearing on Tuesday.

The CEO of a $210 billion pharma company says that US drug prices are working against patients. One chart explains why.

The CEO of the French drugmaker Sanofi provided an unusual look behind the curtain of US drug prices.

Pharma giant Roche just bought biotech firm Spark, the maker of an $850,000 eye drug

Roche is set to buy gene therapy firm Spark Therapeutics for about $4.8 billion. Spark's stock more than doubled in premarket trading.

Dispensed: What we saw at JPMorgan’s big healthcare investor conference

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Bristol-Myers Squibb CEO Giovanni Caforio

Bristol-Myers Squibb is buying Celgene in a $74 billion deal

Bristol-Myers Squibb is acquiring Celgene, the drugmakers announced Thursday in a deal valued at $74 billion.
Cigna CEO David Cordani struck a massive deal this year.

Cigna is closing its $67 billion deal with Express Scripts, creating a new healthcare giant

Cigna is set to complete its deal for pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts. The deal gives Cigna more control over its customers' prescriptions.
Roger Paganelli of Mt. Carmel Pharmacy.

Amazon is threatening the future of independent pharmacies. Here’s how they’re fighting back.

Business Insider spoke with more than a dozen independent pharmacists about how they're trying to reinvent the business to survive in a world dominated by Amazon, CVS and Walmart.

Botox is made from the deadliest toxin on earth. Then we started injecting it in our faces.

Here's the history of how Botox went from an understudied toxin to a blockbuster drug used by millions.