Drugs Health Pharma

GSK’s blood cancer test drug halves risk of disease progression: Data 

British drugmaker, GSK Plc.’s multiple myeloma drug, Blenrep, reduced the risk of disease progression or death by about 50% when compared to a.

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Health Medical Pharma

Medical education in the UK inflicting ‘pervasive harm’ on students: Expert

Technology-based medical training has led to junior doctors avoiding the ward to stick to the electronic tablet — a healthcare crisis that will.

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Britain’s CMA raises concern over Theramex’s Femoston buy

HQ Team April 4, 2024: Britain’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) expressed concerns over Theramex’s planned acquisition of Femoston and Duphaston stating it.

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Drugs Health Pharma

GSK Plc., to buy asthma drugmaker Aiolos Bio for $1.4 billion  

HQ Team January 9, 2023: British drugmaker GSK Plc., will pay $1.4 billion to acquire Anglo-American biopharmaceutical company  Aiolos Bio Inc., which makes.

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Drugs Health Pharma

First new strain of swine flu detected in UK, probe on to track virus origins

HQ Team November 29, 2023: The first human case of a new swine flu variant in the UK has been detected by the.

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Drugs Health Pharma

Omicron mutant BA.2.86 reclassified as ‘variant of interest’ by WHO 

HQ Team November 29, 2023: The WHO has reclassified the Covid-19 virus Omicron BA.2.86 mutation as a “variant of interest” after the global.

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Drugs Health Pharma

China’s Zhifei in $3 billion distribution deal with GSK for shingles vaccine

HQ Team October 10, 2023: Chongqing Zhifei Biological Products, the largest Chinese vaccine company by revenue, will buy shingles vaccines from GSK Plc.,.

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Japan approves Eisai Co, Biogen Inc’s Leqembi for Alzheimer’s 

HQ Team September 25, 2023: Eisai Co., and Biogen Inc., announced that their drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease and cognitive impairment has been.

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Drugs Health Pharma

UK’s antitrust body provisionally clears $1.6b UnitedHealth-EMIS merger

HQ Team August 11, 2023: The UK’s competition regulator, Competition and Markets Authority has provisionally cleared UnitedHealth’s proposed £1.2bn ($1.6 billion) plan to.

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Drugs Health Pharma

WHO labels Covid-19 variant EG.5 as ‘variant of interest’; cases rise

HQ Team August 10, 2023: The WHO has updated the EG.5 variability of the COVID-19 virus to a ‘variant of interest’ — with.

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