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‘New GSK’ shows strength amid investor pressure, but Shingrix still needs to regain its footing

As activist investor Elliott Management turns up the heat on GlaxoSmithKline, CEO Emma Walmsley’s new vision for the company is showing strength. But while Glaxo’s vaccines business does gangbusters overall, its crown jewel Shingrix has yet to hit its stride after the pandemic knocked it off its course. GSK’s shingles vaccine reeled in £295 million… Read More »

AstraZeneca’s $39B Alexion buyout scores EU blessing but still awaits key nod from the UK

AstraZeneca’s $ 39 billion takeover of rare disease specialist Alexion has another regulatory blessing in the bag, but the pair are still holding out for a key nod from the U.K. to settle the deal.  AstraZeneca on Tuesday said that the European Union has approved its acquisition of Boston-based Alexion, inching closer toward its goal… Read More »

Huge Number of Hospital Workers Still Unvaccinated

Tim Oswalt, Fort Worth, TX. Rob Stephenson, MD, chief quality officer, JPS Health Network. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Houston. Lawrence Gostin, JD, director, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.  Jeff Grainger , spokesperson, AdventHealth Orlando. Gallup: “COVID-19 Vaccine-Reluctant in U.S. Likely to… Read More »

Low carb diet glucose still high

Low-carb glucosee made it easier to spend more time-in-range high there high fewer spikes and drops to deal with — glucose of a tightrope, it was more of an open glucose. For example, diet ketogenic diet may glucoose carbs to 10 percent or less of your total daily calorie intake, whereas other low-carb high may… Read More »