FT Health: Boost for neglected disease R&D
Drug-dealing, Yann Le Cam of Eurordis, the Pope and the pill (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bristol-Myers withdraws US application for lung cancer treatment
Drugmaker withdraws FDA application for combination treatment (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK biotech doubles investment but offers few IPOs
Much of the £2bn funding is private while clinical failures weigh on market (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drug ATMs offer formula to treat chronic illness
Dispensing machines in malls save time and ease pressure on health system (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Frontier vibe’ still drives breakthroughs
Homegrown innovators fight brain drain and find ways to bypass a funding squeeze (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Frontier vibe’ still driving breakthroughs
Homegrown innovators fight brain drain and find ways to bypass a funding squeeze (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hancock sets out plan to counter antibiotic resistance
Government plans to give pharma groups incentives to develop new drugs (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

An evidence deficit haunts the billion-dollar brain training industry
We do not know if improvements attributed to apps transfer to the real world (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Brilliance in the genes: inside Britain's 'Nobel prize factory'
The Laboratory of Molecular Biology enjoys a tally of 16 laureates (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

High-tech hospital R&D focuses on controlling costs
‘Simulated sunrises’ among projects at Philips research facility (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Delivery innovation spreads vaccines’ benefits
Advances in refrigeration and alternatives to needle-based injections boost uptake (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Taxi for Just Eat CEO as Uber and Deliveroo serve up competition
Some find group’s prospects not worth waiting for, but others see recipe for success (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GSK chairman to step down ahead of break-up
Philip Hampton praised as ‘change agent’ despite concerns over share price (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GlaxoSmithKline chair Philip Hampton to step down
FTSE 100 drugs company starts search for replacement (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Foster care agencies join forces in £100m tie-up
Deal creates UK’s second-largest organisation caring for children (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Fighting the three biggest infectious diseases
Guest curator Peter Sands on action against Aids, TB and malaria (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Future of Research & Development
From genome-editing and digital surgery to the make-up of clinical trials and Cambridge’s future as a UK research hub, FT writers look at the latest developments in health R&D (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to change your diet to save the planet
First scientific targets for healthy eating from sustainable agriculture (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scientists ‘listen’ to light to see cancer more clearly
New technology builds on effect first observed by Alexander Bell in 1880 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A lack of diversity undermines clinical trial data
Race and ethnicity vary patients’ response to drugs (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health at Work
As Britain’s Healthiest Workplace reveals its latest annual survey results, we look at smartphone addiction, how German factories are adapting production lines to accommodate older workers and the pitfalls of working at high altitudes (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Do you get healthier as you get older?
Our interactive feature suggests younger workers can suffer from a range of mental health issues (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sugar tax may not solve Malaysia’s obesity crisis
Food companies in spotlight as debate continues on how to tackle epidemic (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to win over hearts and minds in the workplace
Case studies from managers and employees on implementing health programmes (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Maggie’s Centres hospital annexes offer refuges of calm
Star architects’ designs allow UK cancer patients, staff and families to feel at ease (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rescuing rescuers: tackling PTSD in emergency workers
Initiatives aim to raise awareness of the psychological effects of witnessing trauma (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Zero-hours work takes huge physical and mental toll
Flexible contracts suit employers but many workers pay the price with their own health (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Singapore health promotion still meeting resistance
The city state is rewarding employers for ingenious schemes but many remain sceptical (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Winning formulas for healthy workplaces
Our annual survey of companies and staff reveals the UK’s healthiest places to work (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK trial promotes wellness to boost economy
Grants offered for wellbeing schemes and hiring workers with mental health problems (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

No cure to Spire’s ills as it warns on profits again
Shares in private hospital group fall as it cuts full-year outlook (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What are the potential health benefits of gene editing?
Anjana Ahuja talks to a leading scientist from the Crick Institute about developments in gene editing (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NHS trials AI software to diagnose breast cancer
Kheiron’s test in England aimed at helping hospitals cope with shortage of radiologists (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Podcast: What next for genome editing?
Anjana Ahuja talks to Professor Robin Lovell-Badge of the Crick Institute (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Future of Research & Development
From genome-editing and digital surgery to the make-up of clinical trials and Cambridge’s future as a UK research hub, FT writers look at the latest developments in health R&D (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Beyond ‘superbabies’: how Crispr is revolutionising medicine
Genome-editing offers new tools for diagnostics, drug discovery and treating disease (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Life Biosciences joins the longevity race
US start-up looking at ways to extend life valued at $500m after funding round (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Brexit brinkmanship: playing chicken over May’s deal
Failure to win Commons approval will intensify the brinkmanship that has left all sides believing they can secure their own outcome (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Redesign patient care to treat the health system
Defuse the politics and leave doctors and managers to bridge divides in the medical service (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Podcast: Stress in the City
Nathalie Whittle discusses how to spot signs of stress at work and what can be done (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Key moment for the NHS
Mark Feinberg on Aids vaccines, Coke’s role in China, palm oil perils (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Big pharma raises bet on biotech as frontier for growth
In the past month almost $100bn has been spent on acquisitions (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sanofi and Novo Nordisk raise US insulin prices
Cost increase for essential medicine comes as drugmakers face political pressure (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 10, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Takeda set to divest $10bn of assets after Shire deal
Japanese pharmaceutical group eyes reduction in $48bn debt pile following acquisition (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Wealthy Chinese spur booming $78bn health insurance industry
Insurers fill gap between rising medical spending and meagre public coverage (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New York City to offer healthcare for all residents
Mayor de Blasio joins progressive politicians seeking to expand coverage for uninsured (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Norwegian pharma company’s oil experiment blows up
Vistin Pharma to shut energy arm after being hit by wild swings in the oil market (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Takeda completes £46bn acquisition of Shire
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

May seeks to put NHS on a firm footing
But critics doubt PM’s extra funding will be sufficient to underpin reform plan (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

May sets out new long-term NHS plan
500,000 lives set to be saved in decade to come (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news