NASEM: Reduce cancer drug waste by reformulating development, payments, dosing

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Once an expensive cancer drug is discarded, it’s not worth it for drug developers, health care providers, and payers to recoup its cost, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine said in a congressionally mandated report.

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