Genomic & Biopharma News

Pfizer, Flynn face revived U.K. antitrust accusations of 'unfairly high' prices on epilepsy drug
Pfizer, Flynn face revived U.K. antitrust accusations of 'unfairly high' prices on epilepsy drug aliu Thu, 08/05/2021 - 07:25
Fierce Pharma, 2021-08-05 11:25:06

2+2=? Senate uses murky math as it shelves drug pricing rule to fund infrastructure
The Senate’s release of its bipartisan infrastructure plan signals that lawmakers are poised to throw former President Donald Trump’s belated bid to lower Medicare drug prices under the bus — not to mention trains, bridges, tunnels and broadband connections.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-08-05 11:06:50

Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests.
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

Feds to nix work requirements in Montana Medicaid expansion program
Federal health officials will likely reject Montana's request to include work requirements for beneficiaries of its Medicaid expansion program, which insures 100,000 low-income Montana adults, state officials said.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-08-05 11:06:11

Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

Positive Phase III results for Valneva’s chikungunya vaccine
Neutralising antibody titers were observed in 98.5% of subjects
PharmaTimes, 2021-08-05 10:48:50

NICE pens two-year collaboration with the Academic Health Science Network
Agreement will support use of the 'best evidence-based healthcare' in the NHS
PharmaTimes, 2021-08-05 10:48:33

16- and 17-year-olds should receive first COVID-19 vaccine, advises JCVI
Vaccine side effects rare and outweighed by the benefits
PharmaTimes, 2021-08-05 10:48:12

Valneva, racing Merck for a priority review voucher, exceeds protection goal in phase 3 chikungunya vaccine trial
Valneva, racing Merck for a priority review voucher, exceeds protection goal in phase 3 chikungunya vaccine trial ntaylor Thu, 08/05/2021 - 06:47
Fierce Biotech, 2021-08-05 10:47:45

Men have better resources than women to cope with challenges of aging
Gender differences in societal ageing favor men over women, which suggests that men have better resources to help them cope with the challenges of ageing.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-08-05 05:01:24

Pandemic job search anxiety could lead to both positive and negative results
Job seeking, even during a good year, can be a stressful experience. Add in a global pandemic and constrained job markets, and anxiety abounds in many job seekers. That anxiety can be tied to both positive and negative results, according to new research out of the University of Arizona Eller College of Management.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-08-05 04:55:45