• Regulators have approved the world's most expensive medicine that costs $3.5 million per patient

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hemgenix can be used to treat adults with hemophilia. Ivan Balvan/Getty Images
    The FDA approved a treatment costing $3.5 million, making it the world's most expensive medicine.
    Hemgenix effectively treated several patients with the blood condition Hemophilia B in trials.
    An independent study said a fair price for the drug would be about $2.9 million.
    US regulators have approved a hemophilia drug that will cost $3.5 million per patient, making it the world's most expensive medicine. The Food and Drug Administration announced on Tuesday that it had approved Hemgenix , the first gene therapy...
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