Coronavirus: Facebook pulls out of San Francisco gaming conference - as it happened
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Multinationals face squeeze on earnings
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Smith & Nephew full-year sales surpass $5bn for first time
Medical device maker faces ‘additional uncertainty’ from coronavirus outbreak (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AI discovers antibiotics to treat drug-resistant diseases
Machine learning uncovers potent new drug able to kill 35 powerful bacteria (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Smokers are being rejected as new hires
Intrusive ‘wellness’ policies and rules on off-duty behaviour are becoming widespread (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Morgan Stanley’s Hong Kong summit goes virtual on virus fears - as it happened
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Morgan Stanley’s Hong Kong summit goes virtual on virus fears
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US warns against releasing cruise ship passengers in Japan
Centers for Disease Control says those disembarking the vessel pose ‘ongoing risk’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NMC/advisers: the companies they keep
Well-paid toil of bankers, brokers and bean counters has proved of little value to investors (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NMC founder quits board after query on ownership
London-listed hospital operator said two others will go, including investment boss (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NMC founder BR Shetty quits board after query on ownership
London-listed hospital operator said two others will go, including investment boss (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mexico tackles obesity crisis with tough food labels
Consumers confronted with warnings on products that contain excess salt, sugar and calories (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Labour urges Johnson adviser sacking over eugenics support
Cummings ally called for universal contraception to prevent permanent underclass (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why UK universities are courting overseas investors
There are plenty of discoveries to bring to market but domestic funding has been squeezed (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

France reports first coronavirus death outside Asia
China’s foreign minister slams global overreaction to outbreak and insists it is under control (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

MPs cancel public engagements on coronavirus concerns
Politicians had attended bus conference in London alongside victim of virus (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AstraZeneca warns of coronavirus hit to growth
Anglo-Swedish drugmaker posts weak fourth quarter as it flags exposure to China (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus/vaccines: the jab tab
Big Pharma may have reason to hold back on making coronavirus drug (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US healthcare stocks have bigger forces at play than politics
Investors should not get too distracted by the pre-election debate (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Top NMC shareholder Muhairi quits board amid turmoil
Abu Dhabi-based healthcare group has faced turbulent time since report questioning finances (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus was not engineered in Wuhan lab, says expert
Scientist shoots down social media claims that have been circulating widely (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CDC confirms 15th case of the disease in the US
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Person with coronavirus attended Westminster conference
Organisers rush to trace contacts of participant at UK Bus Summit in QEII Centre (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data experts battle to map path of coronavirus outbreak
Researchers have to rely on statistics from China that have been called into doubt (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Indivior shares plunge as it warns of loss this year
US charges over opioid addiction treatment could have ‘material impact’ while generics take share (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Five books that explain viruses and how they spread
Here’s what to read to understand the coronavirus outbreak in the context of history (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ninth confirmed UK case of coronavirus reported in London
Patient infected in China transferred to specialist NHS centre at Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospital (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Teva sees higher margins, lower debt from restructuring
Drugmaker’s shares rise after earnings give hope that two-year overhaul will pay off (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US trade adviser seeks to replace Chinese drug supplies
Navarro says coronavirus is ‘wake-up call’ to create American pharmaceutical supply chain (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus sparks US concern over medical supplies
Peter Navarro says outbreak has exposed vulnerability of America’s pharma supply chain (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

China seizes hotels, hospitals and cars to fight coronavirus
Relatives warn of ‘humanitarian disaster’ as patients with other diseases left untreated (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drugmakers braced for coronavirus disruption to supplies
CEO of India’s Cipla warns of Chinese lockdown cutting off access to essential ingredients (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK businessman linked to coronavirus cases speaks out
Steve Walsh declares himself ‘fully recovered’ as he remains in quarantine (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

KKR rules out bid for hospital operator NMC Health
Healthcare provider said it had received a preliminary approach from buyout group (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Africa’s silent killer: fake drugs
Nigeria and others must sign up to a new initiative to fight counterfeiters (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NMC Health shows dangers of loosening standards
Some politicians think a bonfire of regulations is the only way for the UK to stay competitive (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Five lessons from a medical scandal
A rogue surgeon went unchallenged in a workplace culture that did not question his expertise (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK watchdog probes mystery of top NMC Health investors
FCA and group seek to clarify positions of BR Shetty and other leading shareholders (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK adopts powers to enforce coronavirus quarantine
Mandatory isolation to apply in England as diagnoses in Britain rise to 8 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Roche and Eli Lilly drugs fail ‘inherited’ Alzheimer’s trial
Setback deals another blow to most common hypothesis about causes of the disease (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NMC Health founder to step back from board after stake confusion
Healthcare group says it has received takeover interest from KKR and GK Investment (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus sparks hectic trading in search of treatment
Investors have bid up companies even though potential vaccine is distant (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus sparks feverish trading in search of treatment
Investors have bid up companies even though potential vaccine is distant (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How the coronavirus devastated one Wuhan family
‘I didn’t realise they would just die like that, so quickly and so easily’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How healthy buildings can help us fight coronavirus
Higher outdoor air ventilation rates, better filtration and surface cleaning all reduce risk (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Private equity and Britain’s care home crisis
A battle over care home provider Four Seasons raises troubling questions for a sector Boris Johnson has pledged to fix (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The onetime street fighter who gave his company purpose
Pascal Soriot sought to deliver a research-led renaissance at AstraZeneca (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US citizen first foreigner to die of coronavirus
British nationals at French ski resort diagnosed after contact with recent visitor to Singapore (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

First foreign victim of coronavirus revealed as US citizen
British nationals at French ski resort diagnosed after contact with recent visitor to Singapore (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What does coronavirus do if you catch it?
The FT looks at what scientists know — and do not know — about nCoV infection (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 7, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news