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‘Holy sh--, it works’: How an out-of-the-box UK COVID recovery trial evaluating a common drug has saved a million lives

‘Holy sh–, it works’: How an out-of-the-box UK COVID recovery trial evaluating a common drug has saved a million lives

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[Epidemiologist Peter Horby’s] summary was pithy.  “Holy shit, it works.”  On June 16 [2020], after verifying the data, the Recovery ...
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Obama’s cancer initiative to include NASA joint venture focus on radiation therapy

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The White House’s cancer moonshot, the future of which Vice President Joe Biden outlined in a new report on [Oct ...
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Nation’s top scientists present recommendations for Obama’s cancer moonshot

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A panel of top scientists is urging the Obama administration to bet big on tumor profiling and immunotherapy treatments in its ...
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Clinton pledges to continue Biden’s Cancer Moonshot efforts if elected president

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Hillary Clinton endorsed the Obama administration’s cancer moonshot initiative on [August 15] and pledged to continue its work if she is ...
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Requiring patient consent to use blood in research will hinder progress, scientists warn

STAT | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientists are warning that ...
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Proposed Will Ferrell comedy as Reagan controversy: Is mental illness ever a laughing matter?

STAT | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Can a devastating disease ...

Should Medicare cover gene sequencing of patients’ tumors?

STAT | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Obama administration is ...
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