(Reuters) – U.S. drug developer Amicus Therapeutics Inc said on Wednesday it will not invest in any more clinical trials of its drug to heal wounds, after the experimental treatment failed to meet the main goals of a late-stage trial.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Proposed United States budget cuts could put in jeopardy great progress in reducing global poverty and disease and lead to 5 million more deaths from AIDS alone, the philanthropist Bill Gates warned on Wednesday.
Close friendships in high school are linked to a boost in your sense of self-worth as an adult and a drop in anxiety and depressive symptoms, a new study finds. But being popular in high school was tied to higher social anxiety in early adulthood.
French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi SA paused development of a Zika virus vaccine candidate in response to funding cuts by the US government, the company said in a statement on its website last week.
More than 20 people were killed when Hurricane Irma tore through a string of islands, including Anguilla, Barbuda, St. Martin, and the US Virgin Islands.
PARIS (Reuters) – The right of lesbian couples and single women to have access to assisted reproduction was “a matter of social justice” and will likely be legislated next year, a French government minister said on Tuesday.
ZURICH (Reuters) – Novartis AG said on Tuesday its biosimilar rituximab to treat blood cancers and immunological diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis was accepted for review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday it is investigating a multistate outbreak of campylobacter infections linked to contact with puppies sold through Petland, a national pet store chain.
When Hurricane Irma threatened to ruin Willow Stine’s third birthday party, hospital staff in St. Petersburg, Florida, came to the rescue.