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Pharmaceuticals: cost of drug development in the U.S. since 1975

Cost of developing a drug in the U.S. from the 1970s until today (in million U.S. dollars)*

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Jul 31, 2018
Pharmaceuticals: cost of drug development in the U.S. since 1975 This statistic depicts the cost of developing a new drug in the United States from the 1970s to the early 2010s. In the 1970s, the cost of developing a new pharmaceutical drug stood at approximately 179 million U.S. dollars.
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Jul 31, 2018
This statistic depicts the cost of developing a new drug in the United States from the 1970s to the early 2010s. In the 1970s, the cost of developing a new pharmaceutical drug stood at approximately 179 million U.S. dollars.
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