White House: No decision yet on vaccine patent waiver

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President Biden has not made a decision yet on whether to support a waiver of COVID-19 vaccine patents that backers say would help increase global access to vaccines, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.Biden has been under pressure…

Wireless carriers wade into telehealth

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Mobile carriers like Verizon and T-Mobile are dipping their toe into telehealth through partnerships and acquisitions. Earlier this month, Verizon rolled out a telehealth platform based on video conferencing software BlueJeans

Biden touts new mask guidance

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President Biden on Tuesday used new guidance from federal health officials about outdoor mask wearing to urge young people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.”The bottom line is clear: if you’re vaccinated, you can do more things, more safely, both…

Amanta Healthcare -Hiring Freshers for IPQA/ QC/ Production/ Packing-Apply Now

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Amanta Healthcare -Hiring Freshers for IPQA/ QC/ Production/ Packing-Apply Now Job Description Amanta Healthcare Limited is Hiring FRESHERS Specification:  No of Vacancy: 10 Department: IPQA/ QC/ Production/ Packing Qualification: M.Pharm/ B.Pharm/ M.Sc/ B.Sc Experience: Fresher Location: Kheda Gender: Male Candidate Only Interested Candidates can Share their Updated Resume On careers@amanta.co.in OR hrd@amanta.co.in Amanta Healthcare… Read More »Amanta Healthcare -Hiring Freshers for IPQA/ QC/ Production/ Packing-Apply Now

Zydus Cadila -Walk-In Interview for Multiple Openings for Freshers & Experienced On 28th April to 1st May 2021

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Zydus Cadila -Walk-In Interview for Multiple Openings for Freshers & Experienced On 28th April to 1st May 2021 Job Description Post Name: : Manufacturing/ Packing, Technical Assistant/ Operator, Apprentice Experience: : 0-5 years Qualification: 12th/ ITI/ Diploma Engineer/ B.S/ B.E./ B.Pharm/ M.Sc/ M.Pharm/ D.Pharm Location: Ahmedabad Interested Candidates… Read More »Zydus Cadila -Walk-In Interview for Multiple Openings for Freshers & Experienced On 28th April to 1st May 2021

Direct Pay Healthcare Marketplace Sesame Nabs $24M to Expand its Nationwide Telehealth Offerings

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What You Should Know: – Sesame, a New York City-based direct-pay healthcare company, announced that it has raised an additional $24 million, bringing Sesame’s total capital raised to just under $50 million since its founding in 2019. New investments come from Giant Ventures, Industry Ventures… Read More »Direct Pay Healthcare Marketplace Sesame Nabs $24M to Expand its Nationwide Telehealth Offerings

Narrow Margins, Low Patient Volumes Fuel Ongoing Financial Instability for Hospitals

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What You Should Know: – Narrow margins, low patient volumes, and high costs fuel ongoing financial instability for U.S. hospitals, health systems, and physician groups, according to two new reports from Kaufman Hall. – U.S. hospitals and health systems saw mixed performance in March, as national COVID-19 metrics… Read More »Narrow Margins, Low Patient Volumes Fuel Ongoing Financial Instability for Hospitals

T-Mobile, Zyter Partner to Deliver Virtual Healthcare for Underserved Communities

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What You Should Know: – T-Mobile and Zyter are partnering to bring virtual healthcare solutions — including telehealth and remote patient monitoring and care team collaboration — to more healthcare organizations and their patients, providing access to virtual care for underserved communities. – Under the… Read More »T-Mobile, Zyter Partner to Deliver Virtual Healthcare for Underserved Communities

Innovaccer Launches Enterprise Data Platform for Payers on the Innovaccer Health Cloud

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What You Should Know: – Innovaccer, Inc., a San Francisco, CA-based healthcare technology company, has launched its Enterprise Data Platform for payers on the Innovaccer Health Cloud. – The solution will enable healthcare payers to accelerate digital transformation, facilitate interoperability, foster collaboration across stakeholders in… Read More »Innovaccer Launches Enterprise Data Platform for Payers on the Innovaccer Health Cloud

CDC says it is safe for vaccinated people to unmask outdoors

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New guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it is safe for people who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be outside without a mask, but only in small groups.The guidance, which CDC Director Rochelle…

Amneal Pharma-Openings for Quality Assurance/ Quality Control/ QC-Microbiology -Apply Now

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Amneal Pharma-Openings for Quality Assurance/ Quality Control/ QC-Microbiology -Apply Now Job Description Amneal Pharma, We are looking for Competent, dynamic and motivated Candidates for Quality Function for Injectable Unit, Palli Plant. Location: Palli (Sachana) Experience: 4-9 years Education: M.Pharm/ B.Pharm/ M.Sc Quality Assurance: (Vacancy -15) (QMS/IPQA/ Validation/ Qualification)… Read More »Amneal Pharma-Openings for Quality Assurance/ Quality Control/ QC-Microbiology -Apply Now

Sharecare’s SPAC IPO: A Second Success for WebMD Founder Jeff Arnold?

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By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH Sharecare, the population-health-slash-care-navigator of the stars (literally, celebrity doc Dr. Oz is a co-founder, and Oprah’s Harpo Productions, Sony Pictures Television, and Discovery Communications are partners) is about to hit the public market via a $4-Billion SPAC IPO with Falcon… Read More »Sharecare’s SPAC IPO: A Second Success for WebMD Founder Jeff Arnold?

Symed Labs Ltd- Requirement for ETP/ Engineering Dept.-Apply Now

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Symed Labs Ltd- Requirement for ETP/ Engineering Dept.-Apply Now Job Description Department: ETP (Operators) Position: Jr/ Sr. Executive Qualification: B.Sc/ M.Sc (Chemistry)/ B.Tech Chemical Experience: 2-7 years Department: Engineering Position: Fitters Qualification: ITI Experience: 2-5 years Department: Engineering Position: Asst. Manager/ Manager Qualification: Diploma/ B.Tech Experience: 8-15 years Location: Jeedimetla & Choutuppal & Bonthapally Interested can forward your… Read More »Symed Labs Ltd- Requirement for ETP/ Engineering Dept.-Apply Now

Lowering the Age of Medicare Eligibility Would Likely Reduce Health Spending for Employers, But Raise Costs for the Federal Government by Covering More People in Medicare

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Two new KFF analyses find that lowering the age of Medicare eligibility from 65 to 60 could significantly reduce health spending for employers, who could potentially pass savings to employees in the form of lower premiums or higher wages. Additionally, per person health spending for… Read More »Lowering the Age of Medicare Eligibility Would Likely Reduce Health Spending for Employers, But Raise Costs for the Federal Government by Covering More People in Medicare

Reliability Throughout the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

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Within several sites available for pharmaceutical contract manufacturing, WeylChem has access to many technologies, e.g. low temperature, halogenations, or complex metalloorganic chemistry. This allows us to offer our customers a reliable, transparent supply chain.

ViewPoints Interview: Pyxis Oncology’s Dr. Lara S. Sullivan and Dr. Ronald Herbst Share Insights on the Importance of Series B Funding to Advance their Portfolio

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In an interview with PharmaShots, Dr. Lara S. Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, and Dr. Ronald Herbst, Chief Scientific Officer of Pyxis Oncology share insight on the importance of Series B funding and shed light on the company’s strategy and near-term goals. Shots: Pyxis Oncology reported… Read More »ViewPoints Interview: Pyxis Oncology’s Dr. Lara S. Sullivan and Dr. Ronald Herbst Share Insights on the Importance of Series B Funding to Advance their Portfolio

Glenmark’s Ryaltris Nasal Spray Receives EC’s Approval as 1L Treatment for Allergic Rhinitis

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Shots: Glenmark is concluding the final, national phase of its MAA process to enable launch of its innovative nasal spray, Ryaltris (olopatadine hydrochloride, 665mcg and mometasone furoate, 25mcg), in 17 countries in the EU Menarini will lead the commercialization in France, Italy, Spain, and the… Read More »Glenmark’s Ryaltris Nasal Spray Receives EC’s Approval as 1L Treatment for Allergic Rhinitis

Health Spending for 60-64 Year Olds Would Be Lower Under Medicare Than Under Large Employer Plans

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During the presidential campaign, President Biden proposed to lower the age of Medicare eligibility from 65 to 60. This analysis uses claims data for covered medical services from both large employer plans and traditional Medicare to illustrate the potential spending effects of using Medicare payment… Read More »Health Spending for 60-64 Year Olds Would Be Lower Under Medicare Than Under Large Employer Plans

EMA and ECDC to collaborate on post-marketing monitoring of COVID-19 vaccines

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The European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) have started a new initiative to strengthen the post-marketing monitoring of the safety, effectiveness and impact of COVID-19 vaccines in the European Union (EU) and the European economic Area (EEA).  The… Read More »EMA and ECDC to collaborate on post-marketing monitoring of COVID-19 vaccines

Daiichi Sankyo Expands its Collaboration with Esperion to Additional Territories

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Shots: Esperion to receive $30M up front, ~$175M as sales milestones along with royalties from 5-20% on sales in the territory. Daiichi Sankyo will get exclusive commercialization rights to bempedoic acid and bempedoic acid/ezetimibe combination tablet in S. Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Vietnam, Brazil,… Read More »Daiichi Sankyo Expands its Collaboration with Esperion to Additional Territories

Neuland Laboratories Ltd-Online Interviews for API Shift Chemist-Apply Now

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Neuland Laboratories Ltd-Online Interviews for API Shift Chemist-Apply Now Job Description Qualification: B.Sc / Diploma Experience: 2-4 years Share your CVs – Email / WhatsApp (Only WhatsApp – No Phone Calls) Unit -1: subrahmanyamg@neulandlabs.com / 8790902730 Unit -2: traghunath@neulandlabs.com / 9849600566 Unit -3: nsrinivasulu@neulandlabs.com / 8886550582 Shortlisted Applicants will receive a call… Read More »Neuland Laboratories Ltd-Online Interviews for API Shift Chemist-Apply Now

Oxford’s malaria shot set for phase 3 test after ‘unprecedented’ 77% efficacy

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Following the success of the coronavirus vaccine developed with AstraZeneca, Oxford University’s Jenner Institute has unveiled trial results showing its experimental malaria shot could be around 77% effective. There is a malaria vaccine on the market – GlaxoSmithKline’s Mosquirix – but this is only around… Read More »Oxford’s malaria shot set for phase 3 test after ‘unprecedented’ 77% efficacy

Sleep Apnea: New Treatment Options You Should Know About

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Sleep Apnea: New Treatment Options You Should Know About One obstacle to diagnosis of sleep apnea is patient fear of treatment options. They may not know that more patient-centric options are now available. The Doctor Weighs In

Scivita Medical Raises Nearly RMB0.4 Billion in Series A Funding Round and Strives to Build A World-leading Platform for Innovative Products in Endoscope and Related Fields

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Scivita Medical Technology Co., Ltd. (“Scivita Medical”) announced that it has raised nearly RMB0.4 Billion in Series A funding round, which has become one of the highest financing projects in the field of endoscope in China in recent years. The investment was jointly led by… Read More »Scivita Medical Raises Nearly RMB0.4 Billion in Series A Funding Round and Strives to Build A World-leading Platform for Innovative Products in Endoscope and Related Fields

Medtronic Collaborates with Surgical Theater to Provide Augmented Reality Platform to Neurosurgery

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Shots: The companies collaborated Surgical Theater’s SyncAR augmented reality (AR) technology with Medtronic’s StealthStation S8 surgical navigation system The collaboration will allow neurosurgeons to use AR technology in real-time to visualize structures in the brain, test virtual surgical tools and plan surgeries before entering the… Read More »Medtronic Collaborates with Surgical Theater to Provide Augmented Reality Platform to Neurosurgery

Sanofi to produce Moderna coronavirus vaccine

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The French pharmaceutical company Sanofi will help manufacture the Moderna coronavirus vaccine beginning in September, joining other companies assisting with the production of one of the three vaccines now approved in the US.

Biocon Biologics and Viatris Receive European Commission Approval for Abevmy (biosimilar, bevacizumab)

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Shots: The EC has approved the Abevmy (100 & 400mg) for the treatment in metastatic colorectal carcinoma, metastatic breast cancer, NSCLC, glioblastoma, ovarian, cervical, and renal cancer as part of a specific regimen The approval follows CHMP’s positive opinion and is valid in all EU… Read More »Biocon Biologics and Viatris Receive European Commission Approval for Abevmy (biosimilar, bevacizumab)

A CEO’s Guide to Hospital Marketing Strategies: 7 Wins You Should Expect from Your Investment

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Hospital and health system CEOs must lead their teams to successfully deal with innumerable daily challenges. And we understand that there’s more than marketing on your mind. CEOs are responsible for delivering excellent healthcare to communities, patient experience, patient safety, physician relations, reimbursements, donors, employee… Read More »A CEO’s Guide to Hospital Marketing Strategies: 7 Wins You Should Expect from Your Investment

CNN: Trump advisers urge him to make pro-vaccine PSA

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Former President Trump’s advisers are encouraging him to make a pro-vaccine PSA amid signs Republican voters are wary of getting a vaccine shot, CNN reported Monday.In a March survey by Kaiser Family Foundation, which polled 1,862…

U.S. to share AstraZeneca shots with world after safety check

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The U.S. has also been under mounting pressure in recent weeks to share more of its vaccine supply with the world, as countries like India experience devastating surges of the virus and others struggle to access doses needed to protect their most vulnerable populations.

Biden to Send Coronavirus Vaccine Abroad

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President Biden will send up to 60 million doses of AstraZeneca’s vaccine to countries pleading for help, but some see a medicine dropper for “a four-alarm fire.”

Keto-based digital diabetes program nets $133M  

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Virta Health, a digital health startup with an app-based coaching program for type 2 diabetes, raised $133 million led by Tiger Global. Unlike other digital health companies, Virta builds its program around a ketogenic diet.

AMA urges governors to stop bills barring care for trans youth

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AMA penned a letter to the National Governors Association urging them to oppose state legislation creating “dangerous intrusions” into the patient-physician relationship. A number of these bills restrict access to hormones for trans youth and inflict penalties on providers willing to offer treatment.

Vaccine slowdown poses new challenge for Biden’s messaging

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President Biden faces a new challenge in his COVID-19 messaging as much of the country remains unvaccinated despite significant progress in the early months of his administration.The recent slowdown in the pace of daily vaccinations signals the U.S…

Here’s a look at natural product drug discovery 2.0

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Plant-based drug discovery may be tens of thousands of years old, but in 2021, it feels exciting, rich, and full of potential. Companies are rapidly building scalable databases with hundreds of thousands of unique chemicals and their links to biological signatures.

The winners of INVEST Pitch Perfect are…..

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The finalists across health IT, biopharma, medical devices, diagnostics, and health services tracks were judged on criteria that included: completeness of overall plan, business idea, market opportunity, revenue model, and founder(s) experience.

Tirupati Group-Urgent Requirement for Production (Packing) Department-Apply Now

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Tirupati Group-Urgent Requirement for Production (Packing) Department-Apply Now Job Description We are Hiring Following Following Department…!! Department: Production (Packing) Designation: Officer Qualification: B.Pharmacy Experience: 2 years Interested Candidates having relevant experience of Pharmaceutical/ Nutraceutical Industries, Can hare their resumes at rahul.dev@tirupatigroup.co.in Tirupati Group-Urgent Requirement for Production (Packing) Department-Apply Now

J&J COVID-19 Vaccinations to Resume in the US

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The decision comes from the US CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices following the evaluation of data showing a rare adverse event involving blood clots in combination with low platelet counts within approximately one to two weeks following vaccination.

Hetero -Online Interviews for Freshers in Production/ QC/ QA/ R&D Dept. -Apply Now

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Hetero -Online Interviews for Freshers in Production/ QC/ QA/ R&D Dept. -Apply Now Job Description Hetero Conducting Online Interviews for Freshers . (Hetero Hiring Online) Walk-Ins for Various Positions Production, QC, QA, R&D Those who are Built Bright Career in Pharmaceutical Industry Grab this Opportunity!!!… Read More »Hetero -Online Interviews for Freshers in Production/ QC/ QA/ R&D Dept. -Apply Now

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd- Hiring B.Pharm/ M.Pharm for Regulatory Affairs -Apply Now

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd- Hiring B.Pharm/ M.Pharm for Regulatory Affairs -Apply Now Job Description Department: Regulatory Affairs Experience: : 02 -3 years Qualification: M.Pharm/ B.Pharm Location: : Head Office, Andheri Interested Candidate Can Share their resume at Simran.Gill@glenmarkpharma.com Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd- Hiring B.Pharm/ M.Pharm for Regulatory Affairs -Apply Now

TytoCare Launches Telehealth Solution in Italy via Multimed Partnership

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What You Should Know: – TytoCare has partnered with Multimed, a leading distribution and commercialization company providing medical devices, surgical instruments, robotics and safety devices, who will exclusively introduce TytoCare to the Italian public healthcare market. – The Italian healthcare system expressed significant demand for TytoCare’s telehealth… Read More »TytoCare Launches Telehealth Solution in Italy via Multimed Partnership

Satyadivis Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd- Openings for Freshers & Experienced in Production/ QA/ R&D /Maintenance/ Warehouse Dept. -Apply Now

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Satyadivis Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd- Openings for Freshers & Experienced in Production/ QA/ R&D /Maintenance/ Warehouse Dept. -Apply Now Job Description Department: Production/ QA/ R&D /Maintenance/ Warehouse Qualification: 10th/ Inter/ B.Sc/ M.Sc/ ITI/ BA/ B.Com Experience:  Freshers / Experience Interested Candidates share your resume Email ID: HR@divispharma.com Contact: 9063117676 Contact… Read More »Satyadivis Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd- Openings for Freshers & Experienced in Production/ QA/ R&D /Maintenance/ Warehouse Dept. -Apply Now

Biden expected to announce updated mask guidance on Tuesday

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President Biden is expected to announce on Tuesday updated guidance on masking from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), two sources confirmed to The Hill.The guidance is still being finalized, according to multiple sources, but is…

Watery Worlds

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One of the themes of chemistry over the last few decades has been the ability to pay attention to increasingly fine-grained details. We have new instruments that measure smaller and smaller samples and in shorter slices of time, and we’re seeing that the world that… Read More »Watery Worlds