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20th August 2017

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US regulators wave through Pfizer’s leukaemia drug

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Pfizer’s Besponsa, the first and only CD22-directed antibody-drug conjugate indicated to treat relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL).

18th August 2017

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MHRA OK's psoriasis cream switch to OTC

The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has approved the switch of Dovonex Psoriasis Ointment from a prescription-only drug to one available in pharmacies

18th August 2017

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Gov’t streams £5m into obesity research unit

The Department of Health has announced £5 million of funding for a new obesity policy research unit at University College London, alongside plans to cut calories in some foods to reign in the rising trend of childhood obesity.

18th August 2017

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Global COPD deaths up 12 percent in 15 years

The number of people dying from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease has climbed nearly 12 percent over a 15-year period, an analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 has found.

17th August 2017

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CR UK, Newcastle Uni extend alliance with Astex

Cancer Research UK and Newcastle University have extended their strategic drug discovery alliance with Astex Pharmaceuticals by three years to work on developing new cancer drugs and associated biomarkers.

17th August 2017

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Health officials urge young people to get meningitis jab

Public Health England and the Royal College of Nursing are urging new university students to get vaccinated against meningitis so that they can build immunity to the disease before fresher’s week, after figures show that uptake of the jab last year was low.

16th August 2017

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