Category Archives: Rare/Orphan Disease

BioCare Looks to Strengthen Specialty Distribution Business After The Vistria Group Acquisition

The Vistria Group, LP (Vistria) recently announced the acquisition of BioCare, Inc. (BioCare), a leading specialty pharmaceutical distribution partner that provides distribution, specialty pharmacy and logistics services

Aetna Launches New Network to Cover New Gene Therapies for Rare Diseases

Aetna recently announced an initiative to launch a designated network to cover new gene therapies for rare diseases. This follows an initiative by CVS Health in 2019 to provide self-insured employers with a stop-loss program with Aetna health plans and cover gene therapies

PANTHERx and Amber Specialty Pharmacy Selected by ChemoCentryx to Dispense Tavneos

ChemoCentryx selected only Amber Specialty Pharmacy and PANTHERx as its limited distribution network for Tavenos

Optum Frontier Therapies Selected by Albireo as a Limited Pharmacy Partner for Bylvay

Optum® Frontier Therapies, a specialty pharmacy dedicated to people with rare disease, was founded to optimize every aspect of advanced therapeutics, from the point of prescribing to treatment and beyond