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The most expensive medicine ever treats a rare condition. The price: $2.13 million – Los Angeles Times

Evelyn Villarreal was one of the first children treated, at 8 weeks. Her family, from Centreville, Va., had lost their first child to spinal muscular atrophy at 15 months. Two years later when Evelyn was born a test showed she also had the disease, so the family enrolled her in the gene therapy study at… Read More »

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B

LetsGetChecked home testing kit. LetsGetChecked LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing to better manage and control their individual health. Headquartered out of New York, LetsGetChecked’s portfolio of testing procedures currently includes wellness testing (cholesterol, thyroid, etc.), cancer… Read More »