Pharma Spending on Doctors Is Correlated With Opioid Deaths

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Maverick Ventures announces $382M evergreen fund

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Apple Watch to be used in stroke prevention research - CNET

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A 237-year-old Japanese drug company just combined with a rival halfway around the world. Here's how they're confronting the challenge of merging two different cultures.
Business Insider

The drugmakers Takeda and Shire just finished up their $59 billion merger this month. The deal combines a 237-year-old Japanese company with a drugmaker known for ADHD medications like Adderall that has its roots all over the US and Europe. As part of the int… more…

Netflix Has Been the Hottest Stock Since Christmas. Here's Why.

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Johnson & Johnson partners with Apple to see if Watch can prevent strokes

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The FDA Is Trying to Make It Easier for Drug Companies to Provide Over-the-Counter Opioid Overdose Antidote

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FDA: Another blood pressure drug, irbesartan, recalled over cancer-causing impurity
USA Today

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USA Today

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: Physician-targeted marketing is associated with more opioid overdose deaths, new study finds

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Researchers create 'shortcut' to terpene biosynthesis in E. coli

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Resident Evil 2 Remake: All The Story You Need To Know Before Playing

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Algorithm predicts which rappers will work together

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Vibrant Gujarat Summit: India reaches out to Africa
The Hindu

Seeking to enhance economic, business and cultural relations with African countries, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday assured representatives of African nations that India will cont more…

Global Rally Skips India Stocks as Sun Pharmaceuticals Plunges



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