SABC TV interviewed Salome Meyer from the Cancer Alliance on the problems around the cost of cancer medications, particularly Herceptin (trastuzumab), an important drug used for certain types of breast cancer. Watch the interview here.
VISION Newsletter June 2017 Durban’s last public sector oncologist leaves – Major global research funders take lead on clinical trial transparency – Cancer Alliance Advocacy Toolkit Priority area #2 : Early detection and treatment – Project Flamingo: Spreading feathers of hope – and much … Read More
The Cancer Alliance today publishes its Advocacy Toolkit for Area #4 – Training and Education for Healthcare Workers. THE FACTS Provision for training, and education about warning signs and symptoms of cancer falls short in the curricula for healthcare professionals. … Read More
FTPL Coalition welcomes landmark Competition Commission probe into prices of cancer medicines JOHANNESBURG, 13 JUNE 2017: The Fix the Patent Laws coalition welcomes the Competition Commission’s announcement earlier today that they will investigate the pricing of several cancer medicines … Read More