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Boehringer Ingelheim features Queen Latifah, Bernie Williams in new lung disease documentary

Actor and musician Queen Latifah and retired All-Star baseball player Bernie Williams have both lost parents to interstitial lung disease and both already serve as …

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Roche, Blueprint catch up with Lilly as Gavreto snags FDA thyroid cancer nod

When Roche and Blueprint Medicine’s Gavreto got the FDA go-ahead in September to challenge Eli Lilly’s first-to-market Retevmo, the newer entrant lacked an indication boasted …

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Teva, J&J make multibillion-dollar settlement offers as opioid trial gets going

After months of waiting, one drugmaker and five distributors accused of fueling the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic may finally face a courtroom this week. But …

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FDA approves second drug to prevent HIV infection as part of ongoing efforts to end the HIV epidemic

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Descovy (emtricitabine 200 mg and tenofovir alafenamide 25 mg) in at-risk adults and adolescents weighing at least …

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Chinese activists protest the use of traditional treatments – they want medical science

In the West, the number of people challenging scientific authority has been growing in past decades. This has, among other things, led to a decline …

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Hospital Angelina Caron extends the hospital coverage of Clinerion’s Patient Network Explorer platform in Brazil.

Basel, Switzerland, September 30th, 2019. Hospital Angelina Caron joins the Patient Network Explorer platform, expanding Clinerion’s global hospital network in Brazil. Hospital Angelina Caron, of …

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FDA takes first action under new international collaboration with Australia and Canada

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is announcing Project Orbis, an initiative of the FDA Oncology Center of Excellence (OCE). Project Orbis provides a framework …

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Ground-breaking trial demonstrates potential of blood test which harnesses the power of the immune system to reduce late detection of lung cancer

Positive results for Early detection of Cancer of the Lung Scotland (“ECLS”) trial presented at the World Conference for Lung Cancer in Barcelona The ECLS …

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Novartis presents first-of-its-kind algorithm-based tool to help MS patients and physicians

Novartis today announced results from a validation study of the innovative, algorithm-based digital solution MS Progression Discussion Tool, or MSProDiscussTM. The tool aims to support …

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FDA approves new treatments for heart disease caused by a serious rare disease, transthyretin mediated amyloidosis

On May 3, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine) and Vyndamax (tafamidis) capsules for the treatment of the heart disease (cardiomyopathy) …

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