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With safety data, Bayer could challenge Erleada, Xtandi in prostate cancer: analyst

For years, Johnson & Johnson and the Pfizer-Astellas team have been the only players in their class of prostate-cancer fighters. But Bayer is waiting in the wings, and stellar new safety data could make it a threat. The German drugmaker trumpeted phase 3 data Thursday on its androgen receptor antagonist candidate, darolutamide, showing that the drug… Read More »

Two ways blockchain could have a quick impact in healthcare

The promise of blockchain technology as a practical means of solving elusive healthcare data and transactional challenges has rapidly advanced. For example, a recent Deloitte global survey found that 55 percent of healthcare IT executives strongly believe blockchain will become a “disruptive force” in healthcare. Nearly half (49 percent) of healthcare executives say they plan… Read More »

The New Science That Could Save You from Alzheimer’s

Getty ImagesSHUBHANGI GANESHRAO KENE In July 2000, as the World Alzheimer Congress convened in Washington, D. C., there was a moment—a “dawning sense that scientists could be on the verge of stemming the epidemic,” Time magazine put it—when a treatment for the disease seemed imminent. Science was pouring minds and dollars into solving this devastating problem… Read More »