STAT Plus: Warp Drive signs deal with Roche to take on ‘superbugs'
A Cambridge, Mass., biotech says it has signed a deal with Swiss drug giant Roche to develop new medicines to combat drug-resistant “superbugs,” three weeks after the World...
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STAT Plus: Spark Therapeutics's success is lifting all gene therapy stocks even though risks remain
The stock prices of companies developing gene therapies are surging on optimism that one-shot treatments will cure a host of rare, inherited diseases, so let's take a moment to...
8 hours ago - STAT
STAT Plus: What became of biotech's boom beneficiaries?
With biotech's constant parade of venture financings, Wall Street debuts, and nine-figure buyouts, it's easy to forget that constant boom wasn't always the norm. It all kicked...
14 hours ago - STAT
FDA Committee recommends gene therapy for retinal disease to help prevent blindness
Spark Therapeutics' treatment would mark a milestone for gene therapy to treat eye diseases and could help children and adults avoid irreversible blindness.
3 days ago - MedCity News
House Ethics Office Says New York Congressman May Have Violated Rules
An inquiry centered on actions by a New York Congressman who is a majority stockholder in a biotech company.
3 days ago - New York Times
STAT Plus: Live updates: FDA advisory panel reviews Spark's gene therapy
A panel of independent FDA advisers is meeting today to consider the merits of Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna, a one-time gene therapy meant to treat a rare, inherited form of...
4 days ago - STAT
Eye disease entrepreneurs raise $16M for Azura Ophthalmics
The dry eye disease treatment space has been fairly active in the past few years from a combination of new companies and M&A deals in this area.
5 days ago - MedCity News
STAT Plus: MannKind raises new cash to prop up a sinking inhaled insulin product
Motivated by a stock price that tripled over the past 10 days and in real need for new cash, MannKind sold 10 million shares in an overnight stock offering priced at $6 per...
5 days ago - STAT
STAT Plus: From the C-Suite: Biotech execs share their best interview questions - and the answers they want to hear
Welcome to the corner office! Each month, we'll turn to a new panel of biopharma executives for insights about leadership and management - and tips for thriving in a...
6 days ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Spark's novel gene therapy for blindness is racing to a historic date with the FDA
The $1 million medicine is coming. On Thursday, a committee of experts invited by the FDA will meet outside Washington D.C. to review an experimental gene therapy from Spark...
7 days ago - STAT
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The actress sees a therapist even when she isn't stressed.
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