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Covid-19 drug research is a big mess

Another problem was the nature of internecine push-and-pull in hospitals and individual researchers. They are all frenemies, all aiming to help people but are also published in major magazines for tenure and scholarships. That’s not necessarily a bad thing – when the energy is conducted. “The lowest stroke study you can do as a clinical scientist is to write down …

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Kodak’s drug manufacturing deal with the US government appears to be on hold

An agreement between the US government and Kodak to develop generic ingredients appears on hold after the US International Development Finance Corporation tweeted that “recent allegations of misconduct raise serious concerns.” “We will not proceed until these allegations are resolved,” tweeted the agency, without disclosing the allegations. Kodak announced Friday that it is conducting an internal review of the company’s …

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Pfizer agrees to manufacture Gilead’s coronavirus drug Remdesivir

A lab technician visually inspects a filled vial of the drug remdesivir used to treat coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a Gilead Sciences facility in La Verne, California. Gilead Sciences | about REUTERS Pfizer has agreed to manufacture and supply the antiviral drug Remdesivir from Gilead Sciences, the pharmaceutical company said on Friday. The multi-year agreement will support efforts to increase …

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China sentenced fourth Canadian to death on drug charge

China has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years after ties fell sharply over the arrest of an executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei. Ye Jianhui was sentenced by the Foshan Municipal Intermediate Court in southern Guangdong province on Friday. The court said in a short statement that they were found guilty …

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India approves Hetero Labs and Cipla to manufacture Gilead’s COVID-19 drug

FILE PHOTO: Pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences Inc is seen after doing a phase 3 trial with the antiviral investigational drug remdesivir in patients with severe coronavirus disease (COVID-19) during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Oceanside has announced California, USA, April 29, 2020. REUTERS / Mike Blake / File Photo (Reuters) – India’s Medicines Agency Hetero Labs and Cipla …

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REFILE-India grants Hetero Labs approval to manufacture Gilead’s COVID-19 drug

(Corrects typos in the third and fourth paragraph) June 21 (Reuters) – India’s Indian Medicines Agency has given Hetero Labs the green light to manufacture and commercialize its generic version of Gilead Science’s experimental COVID-19 remdesivir, the Indian pharmaceutical company said on Sunday. The drug, which is marketed under the brand name Covifor, is expected to be priced between 5,000 …

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India grants Hetero Labs approval to manufacture Gilead’s COVID-19 drug

FILE PHOTO: Pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences Inc is seen after doing a phase 3 trial with the antiviral investigational drug remdesivir in patients with severe coronavirus disease (COVID-19) during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Oceanside has announced California, USA, April 29, 2020. REUTERS / Mike Blake / File Photo (Reuters) – India’s drug regulator has given Hetero Labs …

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