Payer revolt notwithstanding, Gilead's Sovaldi earns crown as fastest drug launch ever
23.04.2014 / Fierce Pharma
We can officially say that Gilead Sciences pulled off the fastest drug launch on record. First-quarter sales of the company's new hepatitis C drug Sovaldi (sofosbuvir), approved in December, blew past previous records and just kept going. And along the way, it broke the blockbuster barrier, too.