GlaxoSmithKline has revealed that it will not bid for Pfizer’s consumer healthcare business, pulling out of the process just days after rival suitor Reckit Benckiser stepped away from a potential deal.
A combination of venetoclax and rituximab being developed by AbbVie and Roche/Genentech significantly improved progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), shows data published by the New England Journal of Medicine.
Digitally-augmented multi-channel engagement has proved to be a useful approach for working with patients. However, it is easy for developers to default to a patient-facing website or an app that looks good and sounds impressive, but in practice doesn’t supply what patients want and need
Dani Bach has been appointed as Non-Executive Director of the Crescendo Biologics. Dani replaces Rob Woodman as the representative for IP Group, now one of the largest shareholders of the company. Dani has extensive investment experience in areas ranging from medical devices to protein therapeutics. He is currently Partner, Life Sciences at IP Group, having joined Touchstone Innovations in January 2016. Prior to this, he was Managing Partner at Aravis, where he co-led the design of the investment strategy, fund raising and investment process. Dani also previously worked at Index Ventures, where he helped to build companies such as Levicept and Versartis.