Hunt for enzymes heats up, a potential boon for biotech and beyond
Mikako Sasa is a prospector. Each weekend near Copenhagen, she grabs her special bag, a few plastic tubes, and heads out to the Denmark countryside to collect dirt and...
STAT Plus: Top investor slashes Moderna's valuation as company struggles to live up to its own hype
Biotech's biggest unicorn just took a billion-dollar haircut. One of Moderna Therapeutics' largest investors slashed its assessment of the company's value by 34 percent, a...
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STAT Plus: A new biotech startup straddles the U.S. and China, with money and know-how from both
With rapid scientific advancement, mounting government support, and heaps of investor cash, the Chinese biotech sector is threatening to one day compete with the U.S . But that...
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STAT Plus: The 8 make-or-break events that will shape biotech in the coming months
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1 day ago - STAT
Wanted: Generic competition
FDA has announced two more initiatives designed to foster greater generics competition, a key priority for new commissioner Scott Gottlieb.
1 day ago - MedCity News
House Republicans backed this biotech - and lost big. Its stock is now worth 4 cents a share
For years, Rep. Chris Collins has been an evangelist for Innate Immunotherapeutics, talking up the small Australian biotech company and enticing friends and congressional...
1 day ago - STAT
STAT Plus: Merck shocks with CETP cholesterol study win; Ra Pharma's scant PNH data
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STAT Plus: ‘A huge win for biology': Trial shows anti-inflammatory drugs may reduce heart disease
Could we see an explosion of new anti-inflammatory therapies for heart disease? Perhaps. That's because Novartis may have just helped validate a long-standing theory: That...
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A halftime analysis of 2017 drug approvals
FDA's 2017 new drug tally just topped the end-of-year total for 2016. Here are the big winners, the controversies, and the surprise approvals.
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STAT Plus: Modest clinical trial win for Seattle Genetics, New Ra Pharma data on tap
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Show Off Your American Pride With Fourth of July Nail Art
If there's no such thing as too much of a good thing, then there's no such thing as too much red, white, and blue for the Fourth of July. For us, this means repping our...
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Dear GOP Senators: Alzheimer's Patients Need More Benefits, Not Less
The Republican bill would make an already broken system even worse.
22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate GOP Health Care Bill, CBO Reports
Senate Republicans want to pass this legislation this week.
The Republican Health Care Bill Is Mean And Cold-Hearted
The principles of Republican health care are straight out of 16th century England where being poor was a sure sign of moral
Warren Buffett Makes The Case For Single-Payer Health Care
One government insurer would be "more effective" at controlling costs, the billionaire says.
The Scary FDA Loophole That Allows Cosmetics With Reported Side Effects to...
Consumer complaints for side effects caused by ingredients in cosmetic products have more than doubled from last year according to a new study published in JAMA Internal...
AARP Urges 'All Senators To Vote NO' On GOP Health Care Bill
The bill would bring changes "ultimately harming some of our nation's most vulnerable citizens,” the group said.
Merck, Heritage Valley Health System, caught in global cyberattack
On Tuesday, pharma giant Merck & Co confirmed its computer network had been compromised as part of a vicious new cybersecurity attack, which also impacted at least one U.S...