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‘This is already in the U.S.,’ says Dr. Gottlieb

'This is already in the U.S.,’ says Dr. Gottlieb

Former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned that the highly contagious, new mutation of Covid-19 found in the United Kingdom “is already in the U.S.” as more than 40 countries ban travel to and from the U.K. for 48 hours or more.  “I don’t think a travel ban, at this …

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Scott Gottlieb says states may struggle with logistics

Scott Gottlieb says states may struggle with logistics

Dr. Scott Gottlieb expressed concerns Wednesday about the smooth administration of Covid-19 vaccines next year, when shots become available for Americans who are not health-care workers or residents of long-term care facilities. The former Food and Drug Administration commissioner pointed to the challenges that have been reportedly experienced around administering antibody …

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Apple, Baidu, Chewy and more

Apple, Baidu, Chewy and more

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is unveiled during a virtual product launch. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Apple — Apple shares rose more than 3% after Nikkei reported the tech giant will ramp up its iPhone production by …

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Relief Therapeutics shares have soared 38,000% in 2020

Relief Therapeutics shares have soared 38,000% in 2020

Medical staff examine a patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston on Nov. 16, 2020. Go Nakamura | Getty Images LONDON — Swiss biotech firm Relief Therapeutics has seen its share price climb by 38,000% so far this year, as it develops a …

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Merck CEO optimistic, sees 6 more months of masks

Merck CEO optimistic, sees 6 more months of masks

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier told CNBC on Thursday he was hopeful about continued progress on coronavirus vaccines but suggested that strict adherence to public-health protocols would remain necessary for months ahead. “I think there’s a lot of reason to be optimistic about the vaccines that are coming out. The Pfizer …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens November 20, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 20, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Investors assess vaccine news against Covid-19 case spikes Pfizer and BioNTech said they’ll apply with the FDA on Friday for emergency use authorization for their vaccine, the first to go through the regulatory …

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WuXi Biologics CEO predicts approval for Covid-19 antibody treatment

WuXi Biologics CEO predicts approval for Covid-19 antibody treatment

Chris Chen, chief executive officer at China’s WuXi Biologics, expects approval for a Covid-19 antibody treatment either “late this year or early next year, ” he told CNBC. WuXi Biologics, which sells outsourced laboratory and manufacturing services to biotech companies, has signed several deals with clients to research antibodies for …

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Eli Lilly says Covid antibody drugs needed even if there’s a vaccine

Eli Lilly says Covid antibody drugs needed even if there's a vaccine

Eli Lilly Chairman and CEO Dave Ricks told CNBC on Tuesday the company’s coronavirus antibody drug will still be an important treatment for Covid-19, even if a widely available vaccine is brought to market. The Food and Drug Administration granted Eli Lilly’s antibody treatment emergency use authorization Monday evening, allowing it …

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Coronavirus ‘about to explode’ before therapeutics

Coronavirus ‘about to explode’ before therapeutics

Former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned that the coronavirus pandemic is “about to explode” across the United States as the country confirmed more than 10 million coronavirus cases on Monday, a bleak milestone just 10 days after reaching the 9 million mark amid a record surge in daily infections. …

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