Pharmaceuticals


Biden sends warning to China on chips and rare earths

Biden sends warning to China on chips and rare earths

(ATF) President Biden sent an effective warning to China on Wednesday February 24 as he signed an executive order for a review of supply chains that will cover semiconductor chips and rare earths.Biden signed the executive order after a meeting with both Democratic and Republican politicians that he hailed as …

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Drugmakers kick off 2021 with 500 painful price hikes 

Drugmakers kick off 2021 with 500 painful price hikes 

Drugmakers including Abbvie Inc and Bristol Myers Squibb have raised their 2021 prices on more than 500 drugs in the US, according to analysis by health care research firm 46brooklyn.The new hikes come as drugmakers are reeling from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has reduced doctor visits and …

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Normal is in sight again: UK approves Covid vaccine

Normal is in sight again: UK approves Covid vaccine

(ATF) The UK is likely to become the first country to begin inoculating its population against Covid after British medical regulators approved a treatment Wednesday.The exploratory drug devised by US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and German biotech startup BioNTech was given the nod by the UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory …

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