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Learning to live with COVID: Why some experts think it’s time to start getting back to normal

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health Canada The shift from ‘planking’ COVID to learning to co-exist reflects the transition period Canada is now in, the slow shift from life-halting pandemic, to an endemic situation Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jul 26, 2021  •  10 hours ago  •  10 minute read  •  309 Comments… Read More »

Incyte the latest to fall victim to JAK scrutiny as FDA pushes back Jakafi review in GVHD

The entire JAK inhibitor family of medicines is feeling the ripple effects from a safety signal flagged for Pfizer’s Xeljanz. Now, the first marketed drug in the class is encountering increased scrutiny from the FDA. The FDA has pushed back a decision for Incyte’s application for Jakafi in steroid-refractory chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by three months, the… Read More »

Mayo Clinic bounces back from pandemic, but expenses rise dramatically

Dive Brief: The Mayo Clinic reported turning a profit in the first quarter of the year, although its expenses rose significantly compared to the first quarter of 2020, which was mostly completed before the COVID-19 pandemic became a significant issue. Overall, net income for the Minnesota-based multistate hospital system totaled $ 243 million without counting… Read More »