Flagship Pioneering, investor in Moderna raises $3.4 billion funds

Flagship Pioneering, investor in Moderna raises $3.4 billion funds

By Anna Domanska - Jun 15, 2021

Flagship Pioneering, the bioplatform company, and the venture capital investor in Moderna, today announced that it had raised additional funding of $2.23 billion, which brings its

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FDA approves Biogen's $56,000 drug for Alzheimer's

FDA approves Biogen's $56,000 drug for Alzheimer's

By Anna Domanska - Jun 09, 2021

The Food and Drug Administration of the US approved on Monday Biogen Inc’s Aducanumab to treat Alzheimer’s disease amidst the controversy of its efficacy. Biogen has pr

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Johnson & Johnson seeks Supreme Court intervention in Talc case

Johnson & Johnson seeks Supreme Court intervention in Talc case

By Anna Domanska - May 31, 2021

Johnson & Johnson is appealing for a review by the Supreme Court of an award of $2 billion to a group of women who claimed they developed ovarian cancer from using the company&

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Bristol Meyer ties up with AI pharmatech Exscientia

Bristol Meyer ties up with AI pharmatech Exscientia

By Christy Gren - May 19, 2021

Bristol-Myers Squibb, the Big Pharma company, has entered into a drug discovery collaboration worth $1.2 billion, with artificial intelligence (AI) pharmatech company, Exscientia.

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AstraZeneca racks up $275 million with vaccine sales

AstraZeneca racks up $275 million with vaccine sales

By Anna Domanska - May 03, 2021

AstraZeneca’s first-quarter earnings doubled, with its Covid-19 vaccine generating $275 million in revenue. The pharma company’s revenue for the quarter rose 15 percent

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Denmark Austria temporarily suspend AstraZeneca vaccine over blood clot reports

Denmark Austria temporarily suspend AstraZeneca vaccine over blood clot reports

By Anna Domanska - Mar 15, 2021

Denmark has decided to temporarily suspend the use of the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford due to reports of adverse blood clot reactions a

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Speed of vaccine rollout to determine real estate recovery, says real estate dealers

Speed of vaccine rollout to determine real estate recovery, says real estate dealers

By Anna Domanska - Mar 12, 2021

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout is likely to determine how quickly the real estate market recovers after the Pandemic. According to international real estate company Savills, homeowne

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Moderna forecasts $18.4 billion revenue for 2021

Moderna forecasts $18.4 billion revenue for 2021

By Anna Domanska - Feb 26, 2021

Moderna Inc., the Boston-based biotech startup, reported its fourth quarter and 2020 fiscal year results, where it announced that it hoped to bring in $18.4 billion in 2021 from it

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5 Healthcare Startups Changing the World for Better

5 Healthcare Startups Changing the World for Better

By Anna Domanska - Feb 15, 2021

Healthcare has been an innovation hotspot since the last decade. The use of cutting edge technology and deep data analysis has helped the healthcare sector achieve scientific break

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