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Oliver Wyman Acquires Huron Life Sciences Strategy Practice

Management consulting firm Oliver Wyman has acquired the life sciences strategy business of Huron Consulting Group. Huron’s life sciences company works with pharmaceutical and medical clients on their most pressing business, marketing, pricing, market access and R&D challenges. Oliver Wyman’s acquisition of the practice will add approximately 80 professionals, including …

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This under the radar drug company could be a bargain hunter’s dream

VSCompanies touting successful treatment candidates to fight COVID-19 are in the healthcare spotlight, gaining the attention of investors. Experimental treatments are being developed at a rapid pace by many companies of all sizes. This includes biotechnology companies such as iBio (NYSEMKT: IBIO), an innovator specializing in the manufacture and production …

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More than 20 drugs in the pipeline to fight Covid

Merck’s Molnupiravir, Zydus Antibody Cocktail and Glenmark Nasal Spray are among more than 20 new drugs at different stages of drug trials or approvals in India to treat Covid-19. While the market for these drugs is not huge at the moment due to a drop in Covid-19 cases and extended …

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The Merck Covid-19 pill “remarkably effective”

Pharmaceutical giant Merck announced on Friday that it had produced its first effective anti-Covid-19 pill. Credit: Pixabay / Wiki / CC0 German pharmaceutical company Merck announced on Friday that trials indicate it has produced the first effective antiviral pill to fight Covid-19. Its drug, called molnupiravir, will be submitted to …

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