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FDA issues surprise rejection of Gilead, Galapagos rheumatoid arthritis drug

Buildings 1 and 2 of the FDA campus A drug for rheumatoid arthritis that was seen as potentially a significant driver of growth has...

Telemedicine is a major driver in shifting the healthcare delivery model

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Interest in rapid Covid-19 antigen tests continues despite accuracy concerns

The governor of Ohio receiving inaccurate results from a rapid Covid-19 test has raised alarms about the tests’ reliability, but it has not...

The age of precision in the post COVID-19 world

The approach translates into interactions with the person when they are well (precision health), not only when they are ill (precision medicine). These interactions...

Apply now to enter the Pitch Perfect startup competition at INVEST...

MedCity News is gearing up for our INVEST Digital Health Virtual event, Sep 21-25. That week, we are hosting four separate pitch contests to spotlight...

Michael Seres: The power of a patient

With the world fighting a deadly pandemic and adjusting to ’a new normal’, we have witnessed patient engagement reaching levels far beyond traditional...

Guardant scores FDA approval for liquid biopsy test

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a liquid biopsy diagnostic test that the manufacture is calling the first such test for comprehensive...

How to create and maintain a productive, secure home work environment

Collaboration tools are undergoing drastic version updates and feature overhauls on a very frequent basis, which force security departments to keep a close eye...

Biogen to get speedy FDA review for Alzheimer’s drug despite not...

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted and given priority review to the approval application of a drug for Alzheimer’s disease that has...

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