Current Number Of Lawsuits Filed In The Four Diabetes Drugs Federal Court MDL Cases

| February 26, 2018

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A Kombiglyze and Onglyza MDL for federal court lawsuits filed against AstraZeneca and Bristol-Myers Squibb will focus on heart failure cases among other side effects associated with these diabetes drugs.

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Biological E. Limited

Biological E. Limited (BE), the first private sector biological products company in India and the first pharmaceuticals company in South India was established in 1953. Originally incorporated as Biological Products Private Limited, and launched by Dr. Vijay Kumar Datla, today, BE is a globally recognised vaccine manufacturer and has supplied over 2 Billion Doses of Vaccines till date all over the world. BE supplies several essential and lifesaving Vaccines and Pharmaceuticals to UN Agencies viz. UNICEF, PAHO, many global markets, and in India to the National Immunization Program, various State Governments, PSUs, Indian Armed Forces and the domestic retail market.

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3 Big Pharma Stocks Plunging the Most During the Coronavirus Stock Market Crash: Are They Buys?

Article | March 26, 2020

Big pharma stocks have been clobbered during the coronavirus-caused stock market crash. You can count the number of drugmakers with market caps of $25 billion or more whose shares haven't dropped by double-digit percentages on one hand -- and have several fingers left over. Three big pharma stocks have plunged the most: AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY), and Pfizer (NYSE:PFE). But are these stocks smart picks to buy right now?

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Pfizer Won’t Win the Coronavirus Pharma War

Article | March 6, 2020

Shares of Pfizer jumped more than 6% on Wednesday, after the company announced a plan to test some of its antiviral products as a potential treatment for the coronavirus from China. More than 35 million shares traded on the news — about 48% more than normal — as investors looked for any positive news from the pharma community after the recent selloff. So, does this mean that Pfizer stock is turning the corner?

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How Pharma Companies Can Scale Up Their Knowledge Discovery with Semantic Similarity Search

Article | March 6, 2020

Pharma has deep roots in human history with centuries of folk pharmaceutical knowledge offering a hit-and-miss range of natural remedies. But the industry as we know it today actually emerged in the second half of the 19th century when the world’s first factory for the sole production of medicines was found. By the late 19th and early 20th century, some chemical companies had already begun using research labs to explore the medical applications for their products. Fast forward to today and the pharmaceutical sector is a global trillion-dollar industry. However, to ensure the safety and efficacy of drugs, the process of drug discovery and development is under extensive scrutiny and control on both national and global levels.

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What do you have to lose taking hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus? Potentially your life

Article | April 10, 2020

The president and some of his close advisors — desperate for a COVID-19 cure — are asking “What do you have to lose?” by taking hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), a strong medication never adequately tested for efficacy or safety in COVID-19 patients. The correct answer to the president’s question, which he doesn’t seem to want to hear, is that we have our lives to lose. The president acknowledges “I’m not a doctor” but this raises the question “What do doctors know about the drug recommended by the president? Most doctors are aware that HCQ can be effective for patients with malaria, arthritis or lupus. If they were to follow the president’s suggestion and prescribe it for COVID-19 patients, they would also like to know that it will benefit some of those patients, at least.

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Biological E. Limited

Biological E. Limited (BE), the first private sector biological products company in India and the first pharmaceuticals company in South India was established in 1953. Originally incorporated as Biological Products Private Limited, and launched by Dr. Vijay Kumar Datla, today, BE is a globally recognised vaccine manufacturer and has supplied over 2 Billion Doses of Vaccines till date all over the world. BE supplies several essential and lifesaving Vaccines and Pharmaceuticals to UN Agencies viz. UNICEF, PAHO, many global markets, and in India to the National Immunization Program, various State Governments, PSUs, Indian Armed Forces and the domestic retail market.

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