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Wegovy hype driving demand

World of DTC Marketing

The demand quickly exceeded supply after the FDA approved once-weekly semaglutide injections. Semaglutide’s study results were enough to warrant plenty of hype for obesity treatment.

Easy-to-take medicine better at suppressing HIV in children

Scienmag

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J&J goes after another FDA approval for a cancer bispecific

Pharma Phorum

Johnson & Johnson’s much-touted crop of bispecific antibodies for cancer generated its first commercial product in May, and the drugmaker has now filed for FDA approval of a second candidate.

Google Reveals Top Food Searches of 2021

XTalks

Each year, Google reveals its annual list of top food searches, which are representative of the most popular food trends and recipes of the year.

Lessons in Supply Chain Digitization from PepsiCo and Conagra

Speaker: Craig Weiss, ConAgra Brands; Mari Roberts PepsiCo; and Matt Elenjickal, FourKites

Supply chain digitalization is key to success as market volatility, widespread disruption & stiff competition for consumer dollars puts pressure on every aspect of the supply chain. Register to hear how 2 global brands are accelerating digital transformation and increasing efficiency & automation throughout their operations.

The cancer screening time bomb

World of DTC Marketing

Routine cancer screening is essential to detect cancers early when it is most curable. The consequence of millions of people missing cancer screenings because of the COVID pandemic is a delay in detecting cancer, which results in cancer progressing to a more advanced stage.

CNIO researchers shed light on the maturation of spliceosome, a cellular process involved in certain types of cancer

Scienmag

Alternative Splicing is an extraordinarily complex process that requires the coordinated action of multiple proteins, each specialised in very specific functions. These proteins are assembled and matured, forming a kind of consortium of proteins that perform these gene reading functions.

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J. & J. Booster Protects Against Severe Omicron, Study Says

NY Times

Two shots of the vaccine reduced the risk of hospitalization from the fast-spreading variant by 85 percent, a clinical trial found. Coronavirus Omicron Variant Clinical Trials Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Research Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Johnson & Johnson South Africa

Xeris Biopharma Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Recorlev® (levoketoconazole) for the Treatment of Endogenous Hypercortisolemia in Adult Patients With Cushing’s Syndrome

BioTech 365

Xeris Biopharma Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Recorlev® (levoketoconazole) for the Treatment of Endogenous Hypercortisolemia in Adult Patients With Cushing’s Syndrome Xeris Biopharma Announces U.S.

Possible chemical leftovers from early Earth sit near the core

Scienmag

Let’s take a journey into the depths of the Earth, down through the crust and mantle nearly to the core. We’ll use seismic waves to show the way, since they echo through the planet following an earthquake and reveal its internal structure like radar waves.

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What to Keep an Eye on!

Riverside Clinical Research

Unfortunately, there is a wide array of health issues one can experience over a lifetime. Fortunately, there are certain things we can look out for that can indicate changes in our health status. Often, with health issues, the sooner we can diagnose and treat a condition, the better the end result.

3 Ways End-to-End Visibility Helps Minimize the Risks of Ocean Freight

Download this playbook to learn how end-to-end visibility helps to mitigate risk associated with the ocean freight market.

F.D.A. Plans to Allow 12- to 15-Year-Olds to Receive Pfizer Boosters

NY Times

Regulators will also allow even younger children with immune deficiencies to get an extra shot.

Titan Medical Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Notification Regarding Minimum Bid Price Deficiency

BioTech 365

Titan Medical Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Notification Regarding Minimum Bid Price Deficiency Titan Medical Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Notification Regarding Minimum Bid Price Deficiency TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Titan Medical Inc.

Cancer deaths rose to 10 million worldwide in 2019

Scienmag

SEATTLE—Cancer deaths rose to 10 million and new cases jumped to over 23 million globally in 2019, according to a new scientific study from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Myeloid Cell Targeting Therapies: Budding Therapy Against Cancer

Roots Analysis

The global cancer burden is increasing rapidly with over 19 million new cancer cases and 10 million deaths reported in the year 2020. Given the rising prevalence, researchers have made significant efforts in discovering new approaches for the treatment of oncological diseases.

4 Silver Linings of the Chaotic Ocean Freight Market

Speaker: Peter Tirschwell, Chris Stauber, Sarah Barnes Humphrey, and Audrey Ross

Join this webinar exploring the silver linings that have emerged from the chaotic ocean freight market. The discussion will highlight solutions that prioritize digitization and build a more efficient international supply chain. Jan 25 at 10am CT.

Teva Pharmaceuticals Found Liable in Landmark Opioid Trial

NY Times

The case was the first of its kind, targeting every point of the prescription opioid supply chain, from manufacturers to pharmacy chains that filled prescriptions.

Leonhardt Ventures Files Patent for Bioelectric Diabetes Reversal Treatment via FABp4 Regulation and Klotho Regulation

BioTech 365

Leonhardt Ventures Files Patent for Bioelectric Diabetes Reversal Treatment via FABp4 Regulation and Klotho Regulation Leonhardt Ventures Files Patent for Bioelectric Diabetes Reversal Treatment via FABp4 Regulation and Klotho Regulation Mission Viejo, California, United States, Dec.

Vitamin D supplementation does not improve symptoms in people with psychosis, study finds

Scienmag

New research involving 149 participants found no evidence that vitamin D supplementation taken over six months improves mental or physical health symptoms in people with psychosis.

Which pharmaceutical companies have the most drug patents in Spain?

Drug Patent Watch

This chart shows the pharmaceutical companies with the most patents in Spain. Patents must be filed in each country (or, in some cases regional patent office) where patent protection is…. The post Which pharmaceutical companies have the most drug patents in Spain?

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The Smart Data Revolution: How AB InBev Drives Efficiency with Visibility Data

Speaker: AB InBev and FourKites

Register for our upcoming webinar to learn how leveraging the right data to make quick, well-informed decisions is the key to success in supply chain & logistics. Join FourKites and AB InBev to learn what’s possible with a data-driven supply chain strategy & real-time transportation visibility.

Alzheimer's Drug Aduhelm Faces Crucial Medicare Decision

NY Times

Medicare officials are trying to determine whether to cover Aduhelm, which the F.D.A. approved despite unclear evidence that it helps patients.

Teva Statement Following New York Jury Ruling in Opioids Trial

BioTech 365

Teva Statement Following New York Jury Ruling in Opioids Trial Teva Statement Following New York Jury Ruling in Opioids Trial PARSIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teva Pharmaceuticals, a U.S. affiliate of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd.

The tallest Begonia species in all Asia found in Tibet, China

Scienmag

With over 2050 known species, Begonia is one of the largest plant genera. Since most Begonias are small weeds, a Begonia taller than a human is a very unusual sight. However, the newly discovered Begonia gigantica is one of the few exceptions.

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Association Between Immune Dysfunction and Breakthrough COVID-19 Infection After Vaccination

JAMA Internal Medicine

This cohort study compares COVID-19 incidence, risk, outcome severity, and treatment response between immunocompromised individuals and those without immune dysfunction conditions before and after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

Modernizing Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Speaker: Nimesh Patel, Gregory Demitrack, and Sarah Barnes Humphrey

Register for our upcoming webinar to better understand the state of the pharmaceutical supply chain. FourKites partnered with Accenture to survey supply chain executives working in pharmaceuticals, biotech, cell and gene therapy, medtech, and other related industries.

Vaccine and Antibiotics: What Do Patients Need to Know?

DM Clinical Research

Both antibiotics and also vaccines have revolutionized public health. However, there are plenty of myths floating around about both of these tools. Can patients get vaccinated while on antibiotics? Can antibiotics make a vaccine less effective? And most importantly- do I really need these treatments? We’ll answer your top questions about getting a vaccine and antibiotics in the article below. What’s the Difference Between a Vaccine and Antibiotics?

Legend Biotech Announces Appointment of Dr. Ying Huang to the Board of Directors

BioTech 365

Legend Biotech Announces Appointment of Dr. Ying Huang to the Board of Directors Legend Biotech Announces Appointment of Dr. Ying Huang to the Board of Directors SOMERSET, N.J.–(BUSINESS

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Association of weight loss surgery with severity of COVID-19

Scienmag

What The Study Did: In this study that included nearly 12,000 patients with obesity, substantial weight loss achieved with weight loss surgery was associated with improved outcomes after contracting COVID-19 infection, including a lower risk of severe disease, hospitalization and need for supplemental oxygen. Authors: Steven E. Nissen, M.D.,

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Bayer Commits to 100 Percent Green Packaging by 2030

XTalks

Bayer has announced that all of its products will have 100 percent green packaging by 2030.

Minimizing Retail Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Izaac Moran, Customer Success Manager, FourKites; Glenn Koepke, SVP of Customer Success, FourKites; and featuring interviews with supply chain experts from Dollar Tree and Best Buy

Register for our upcoming webinar to see how savvy retailers including Dollar Tree and Best Buy are leveraging real-time visibility across their end-to-end supply chains in creative ways to drive agility and thrive in today’s unpredictable environment.

Una alternativa a las gafas: gotas para los ojos

NY Times

Un tratamiento que puede ayudar a la gente que necesita anteojos para ver de cerca, sin afectar su visión de largo alcance, salió al mercado en diciembre tras ser aprobado por la FDA en octubre. Eyes and Eyesight Eyeglasses Drugs (Pharmaceuticals

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FSD Pharma Announces Share Repurchase Program

BioTech 365

FSD Pharma Announces Share Repurchase Program FSD Pharma Announces Share Repurchase Program TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$HUGE #FSDPharma–FSD Pharma Inc.

NRL’s SoloHi catches stunning views of ‘Christmas comet’ Leonard fly by

Scienmag

WASHINGTON — Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory evaluate early data the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter spacecraft sent back to Earth as it observes comet Leonard, a mass of space dust, rock and ice just over half a mile across (1 kilometer) as it heads inbound to the sun.

Body positive for obesity?

World of DTC Marketing

When obesity has become a national health crisis caused by overeating and lack of exercise, a body positivity website has created free “Don’t Weigh Me” cards for patients who find stepping on the scale at the doctor’s office stressful.

An Innovative & Creative Problem Solver Approach to Selling in the Medical Device Space

Speaker: Steve Goldstein, Sales Leader

Currently in sales or involved in a business that depends on strong sales results? Join Steve Goldstein, Sales Success Coach, Motivational Speaker and Medical Device Sales Leader from Gold Selling LLC. You will absorb critical strategies to become a trusted partner in greater sales success.