November 14, 2019

China’s BeiGene Gets FDA Approval for Drug to Treat Rare Form of Lymphoma

(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved BeiGene Ltd’s lymphoma treatment, validating the China-based drugmaker’s strategy of largely using data from trials held outside the United States to file for approval. The company tested the treatment, … Read More

November 14, 2019

The First US Clinical Trial of Using an In-Brain Chip to Fight Opioid Addiction Is Now Underway

(Tech Crunch) – Opioid addiction is easily one of the top widespread healthcare issues facing the U.S., and research indicates we’re nowhere near achieving any kind of significant mitigating solution. But a team of medical researchers working at the West … Read More

November 11, 2019

Google’s Secret ‘Project Nightingale’ Gathers Personal Health Data on Millions of Americans

(The Wall Street Journal) – Google is engaged in a secret project with one of the country’s largest health-care systems to collect and crunch the detailed personal health information of millions of Americans across 21 states, according to people familiar … Read More

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