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Advisors recommend Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s drug donanemab, according to FDA

Eli Lilly, a pharmaceutical company headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, received positive news when a panel of independent advisors to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommended the approval of their experimental Alzheimer’s drug, donanemab. The recommendation paves the way for the treatment to receive full approval in the U.S. later this year, expanding treatment options […]

The FDA lifts its ban on Juul e-cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration recently announced that it has lifted the ban on Juul e-cigarettes while it reviews new court decisions and considers updated information provided by the vape maker. This decision marks a significant shift in the ongoing debate surrounding e-cigarette use and regulation. Juul, once a high-profile success in the e-cigarette industry, […]

FDA greenlights new Moderna vaccine for elderly population against respiratory syncytial virus

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved Moderna’s RSV vaccine for adults aged 60 and above, marking the company’s second product to enter the U.S. market. This approval comes at a crucial time for Moderna as it seeks to diversify its revenue streams amidst declining demand for its Covid jab, its only commercially available product. […]

Understanding Human Cases and Vaccines

The recent detection of bird flu in dairy cows across nine U.S. states has raised concerns among health officials as they monitor and prepare to combat the virus in humans. Despite the low risk to the general public, the presence of the H5N1 strain in livestock and individuals highlights the need for vigilance and effective […]

Amgen’s small cell lung cancer treatment receives FDA approval

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved Amgen’s therapy for patients with the most deadly form of lung cancer. The drug, to be marketed as Imdelltra, is intended for use as a second or later line of treatment for individuals with advanced small-cell lung cancer. Clinical trials have shown that the drug can reduce tumor […]

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