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Blues challenge UPMC, call Highmark contract dispute 'of its own making'

Dive Brief: The Blues Association and other health plans argued in a filing that it’s too late for UPMC to join the federal antitrust suit challenging the way Blue Cross Blue Shield plans operate. Defendants including the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association filed a response to UPMC, Pittsburgh’s dominant health provider, Thursday in federal court… Read More »

Scientists call for halt in stem-cell trial over alleged data fabrication

Days after Harvard Medical School said it found extensive falsified or fabricated data from the laboratory of a prominent heart researcher, doctors and scientists are urging a halt to a medical trial based in part on his work. They say that sick people should not be subjected to the risks of an experiment whose underlying… Read More »