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February 16

So far, 20,000 people have been hospitalized
In interim assessment of vaccine effectiveness, young children do better

February 15

FDA permits marketing of Viz.AI Contact to speed treatment
Did other treatments confound the results?
Novel clinical trial endpoint, metastasis-free survival, was used in evaluation
Quick testing option may help reduce CT scans, radiation exposure
U.S. health care spending to climb 5.3% in 2018, agency predicts

February 13

Senator’s investigation found a “lack of transparency” surrounding the donations
Manufacturing problems caused million-dollar delay
$100 billion “investment” in basic science accounted for 20% of NIH spending in 2010–2016
White House report proposes several ways to lower drug prices

February 12

With extended-release dexamethasone, patients can avoid weeks of drops
Of 30-plus price hikes, all have so far honored a 10% cap, GlobalData says
Purdue Pharma has been a lightning-rod for criticism and lawsuits
In general, the West Coast outscores the deep South

February 9

One in 10 deaths linked with flu or pneumonia in latest report

February 8

New FDA indication comes in combination with prednisone
Moderate-to-severe scalp psoriasis is difficult to treat
Novartis formulation had been anticipated by mid-year