cancer

Expensive cancer drugs are all the rage in pharma these days

Like Merck, other pharmaceutical companies are also betting on cancer drugs as the market approaches $100 billion.

WonkTalk: The sequester’s impact on cancer patients

Ezra Klein and Sarah Kliff discuss why cancer clinics are turning away thousands of Medicare patients.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Apr 4, 2013
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Arlen Specter’s war on cancer

Arlen Specter died this week at the age of 82. The cause was cancer. But it wasn't a one-sided fight. Before he died, Specter launched a spectacular and shockingly successful legislative assault on the disease.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Oct 16, 2012
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