• Pharma company to pay $12.6M to settle kickback allegations

    10 days ago - By Chron

    DOVER, Del. - A Delaware pharmaceutical company has agreed to pay $12.6 million to resolve allegations that it violated the federal False Claims Act by paying kickbacks.
    Department of Justice officials said in a news release Tuesday that the settlement resolves allegations that Incyte Corp. improperly used an independent foundation to cover the copays of certain people taking the company's cancer drug Jakafi from November 2011 to December 2014. Jakafi is approved to treat a bone marrow cancer called myleofibrosis.
    Authorities said Incyte was the sole donor to a fund that was opened in...
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