Hundreds of mental health patients being admitted to private wards far from home.

Hundreds of mental health patients privately ‘warehoused’ far from home

Hundreds of mental health patients are being ‘warehoused’ in privately-run premises hundreds of miles from home, a BMA investigation has revealed. The investigation uncovered a...
Adults with lymphoma treated with CAR T therapy

Adults with lymphoma treated with CAR T therapy

Adults with lymphoma treated with CAR T therapy at King’s College Hospital. The hospital in south London has become the first in the UK...
Research shows 72% of Scots affected by cardiovascular disease

72% of Scots affected by cardiovascular disease

72% of Scots have been affected by cardiovascular disease (CVD), Scotland’s biggest killer, a new survey has revealed. Research by national charity Heart Research UK...

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Working with the NHS: ABPI and NHS Confederation report

Working with the NHS: ABPI and NHS Confederation report

NHS Confederation and ABPI have launched a new report, Working with the NHS, in a drive to promote NHS-industry collaboration. The NHS Confederation and Association...
The world’s biggest survey into public attitudes to health and science has been published, revealing high overall global trust in medical experts and vaccines

Trust in medical experts and vaccines – new research

The world’s biggest survey into public attitudes to health and science has been published, revealing high overall global trust in medical experts and vaccines. Wellcome...
Suppliers of antidepressants accused of illegal anti-competitive conduct

Suppliers of antidepressants accused of illegal anti-competitive conduct

Suppliers of antidepressants accused of illegal anti-competitive conduct by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The CMA has provisionally found that four pharmaceutical companies broke...
Pharmacists can now access vital patient information quickly and simply through a new Summary Care Record 1-click function.

Quicker access to the Summary Care Record for community pharmacies

Pharmacists can now access vital patient information quickly and simply through a new Summary Care Record 1-click function. The 1-click function allows pharmacy professionals logged...
Gilead and Galapagos announce research and development collaboration.

Lynparza approved in EU for BRCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer

AstraZeneca and MSD have announced that the European Commission (EC) has approved Lynparza (olaparib) as a 1st-line maintenance treatment for women with BRCA-mutated advanced...
Google and sanofi launch innovation lab

Sanofi and Google to develop new healthcare Innovation Lab

Sanofi and Google will establish a new virtual Innovation Lab with the ambition to radically transform how future medicines and health services are delivered...

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Big Sugar and neglect by global health community fuel oral health crisis 

Oral health has been isolated from traditional healthcare and health policy for too long, despite the major global public health burden of oral diseases,...
New statistics show decrease in animals used for R&D

New statistics show decrease in animals used for R&D

The Home Office has released its annual statistics on animals used in research in Great Britain. It shows 3.52 million procedures were carried out...
New insight into microRNA function has been published by scientists at the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Oxford.

New insight into microRNA function can give gene therapy a boost

New insight into microRNA function has been published by scientists at the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Oxford. They have shown that...

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NICE has approved a first-in-class gene silencing therapy for hereditary amyloidosis.

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