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The future of digital healthcare

Building on the huge progress the NHS made during 2020, Gianpiero Celino, Clinical Director, Cegedim Healthcare Solutions, outlines a vision for the future of...
Updated US trial data shows AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is 76% effective

AstraZeneca releases updated US trial data on COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca has released updated information about its COVID-19 vaccine following concern expressed by the Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) about initial data from...
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MSD’s pembrolizumab added to NHSE COVID interim treatment list

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Medicago and GSK start Phase III trial of plant-derived COVID-19 vaccine

Medicago and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) have started Phase III clinical testing of Medicago’s plant-derived COVID-19 vaccine candidate in combination with GSK’s pandemic adjuvant, as part...

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Over the weekend, Ireland’s health ministry the National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) recommended temporary suspensions of the administration of the COVID-19 Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine in...
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COVID-19 and the impact on heart failure care

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to strain healthcare services in the UK, findings from the first patient survey into the impact of COVID-19 on...
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Vir Biotechnology and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) have announced evidence of profound efficacy from a trial evaluating VIR-7831 as monotherapy for the early treatment of COVID-19...
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Positive opinion from CHMP for Lilly’s COVID-19 antibodies

Eli Lilly have announced that the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued a positive scientific opinion...
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COVID-19 and key changes one year on

One year on from the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in the UK, Oli Hudson, Content Director at Wilmington Healthcare, takes a look at...

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