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Infection theory could explain cause of common childhood leukaemia, says scientist

What’s Hot in Seattle Biotech: Here’s the Agenda for the June 12 Event

Seattle’s innovation economy has dual identities: the technology sector that develops the hardware and software that comprise our increasingly digital lives, and the biotechnology sector that is searching for new ways to treat disease. The convergence of those fields makes the Puget Sound region a hotbed of activity. We will take a look at some […]

Will Bitcoin Use as Much Electricity as All of Austria by the End of the Year?

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin were designed to be efficient, low-friction alternatives to traditional financial systems. But it seems their creators maybe didn’t think too hard about their sustainability. An analysis published in the journal Joule this week predicts the Bitcoin network could be using 7.67 gigawatts of electricity by the end of the year. That’s half […]

Takeda says Shire deal will boost resilience against price pressures

Christophe Weber says focus on orphan drugs will help combined group in ‘tougher’ environment

Data Could Make Roche Drug a Hemophilia Standard, But for How Long?

It’s been a bumpy ride for emicizumab (Hemlibra) in 2018. The Roche/Genentech drug, approved by the FDA in late 2017, has a chance to become the choice treatment for people with hemophilia A, and new data today help that case. But will safety concerns and emerging competition blunt its rise? At the World Federation of […]

Voyager Therapeutics (VYGR) Presents At 21st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy - Slideshow

Novartis (NVS) Aimovig Approved - Slideshow

Rocket Pharmaceuticals (RCKT) Presents At 21st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy - Slideshow

Leap Therapeutics (LPTX) DKN-01 Program Update - Slideshow

When It Comes To Helping Patients Find Social Supports, Docs Say, "Not My Job."

Doctors think it is important for their patients to have information about nutrition, housing, and transportation. But they don't want to provide it.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Presents at UBS Health Care Brokers Conference (Transcript)

Amgen (AMGN) On Aimovig(TM), A New Innovation In Migraine - Slideshow

First interstellar immigrant discovered in the solar system

Source: An interstellar origin for Jupiter’s retrograde co-orbital asteroid A new study has discovered the first known permanent

Salt War Opponents Unite In Call For Randomized Trial In Prisons

A randomized controlled trial performed in prisons may be the only way to settle the question of how much salt people should consume.

Should The FDA Be Shaming Drug Companies? Financial Advisors' Daily Digest

EU, US Regulators Examine Birth Defect Concerns For 'One Of The Safest' HIV Drugs

Four cases of birth defects associated with HIV drug dolutegravir have prompted the EU and US regulators to recommend discont...

Celgene: Still (Looks) Appealing

NICE ME/CFS Clinical Guideline: Draft Scoping Report Published Ahead of Stakeholder Meeting on Friday | 21 May 2018

The draft scoping report sets out the parameters by which NICE will create the content for the new guideline.

Position Close Update: Dentsply Sirona

Liver Damage Worries Lead To Further EU Restrictions On Richter’s Esmya

The European Medicines Agency’s pharmacovigilance committee has recommended more restrictions on the use of Richter’s Esm...

EMA Tackles Tough Job Of Filling UK Void In Working Parties

The European Medicines Agency has started the difficult task of finding replacements for the UK chairs and members of its...&...

Market Shifting Back to Big Tech

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Cellectis: Will Focus On Universal CAR-T Payoff?

Mid-June Launch For EMA’s Simplified Online Orphan Designation Filing System

The European Medicines Agency will encourage companies to submit their orphan designation applications through a new portal w...

Can Thermo Fisher Ride The Pharma And Biotech Wave?

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