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Using Multiplex Assays to Discover Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease

Sponsored Content by AbcamJan 10 2019 Thought LeadersDr. Nicole Polinski & Dr. Elnaz AtabakhshAssociate Director of Research Programs, Senior Product ManagerMichael J. Fox Foundation &…

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Boots: All 2,500 branches will benefit from pharmacy transformation

Boots unveiled plans last week to transform its pharmacy offering, including a free online prescription service via the Boots app and website, “express” collection lanes…

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Matt Hancock talks French pharmacy model with nation’s health minister

Mr Hancock talked about the country’s pharmacies with his “French counterpart”, Agnès Buzyn, “only last week”, he told C+D on Twitter yesterday. The two met…

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Boots pushes back against ‘cost-saving’ hub claim after plastic uproar

Customer anger about the use of plastic bags, issued from its Preston dispensing hub to 380 Boots branches across the country, made national headlines last…

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HRT stock shortages could be contributing to pharmacy errors

Speaking exclusively to C+D yesterday (April 30), Leyla Hannbeck said: “Dealing with ongoing medicine shortages on a daily basis puts additional pressure on pharmacy teams…

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Pregabalin and gabapentin errors continued ahead of reclassification

Gabapentin and pregabalin continue to be among the most commonly confused medicines in pharmacies, Leyla Hannbeck’s revealed in her latest MSO report last week (April…

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Call to extend state-backed GP pharmacist indemnity cover to community

The Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice will cover “all those carrying out activities in connection with the provision of NHS services for general practice”…

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NPA: Pharmacists must understand pregabalin and gabapentin changes

In October, the Home Office announced that from today (April 1) the drugs – used to treat anxiety, nerve pain and epilepsy – would be…

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Just two Lloydspharmacy branches FMD compliant following IT issues

The EU’s anti-counterfeit legislation, the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) – which requires all pharmacies to be able to scan barcodes on medicines packaging at the point of…

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Losartan 100mg among 34 price concessions agreed for March

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