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Nature Reviews Drug Discovery 19, 833-834 (2020)



The authors thank Q. N. Vuong for analytical support and P. Kirkpatrick for valuable commentary on an earlier draft.

Updates & Corrections

  • Correction 27 April 2020: The date range on the x axis of Figure 1b erroneously began in 1940 rather than 1990 and has been corrected.

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Competing Interests

M.S.R, M.B and U.S. are employees of The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a management consultancy that works with the world's leading biopharmaceutical companies. The research for this specific article was funded by BCG's Health Care practice.

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