May 29, 2020

Study Of 100,000 Coronavirus Patients Shows No Benefit From Treatment With Hydroxychloroquine

A study of nearly 100,000 coronavirus patients has shown no benefit from the antiviral drugs hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine, and even an increased likelihood of dying in hospital.
May 15, 2020

Bill Gates Working Increasingly Closely With Pharma Industry

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is working on treatments for the coronavirus with Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, and other large multinational drug companies.
May 1, 2020

Pharma Industry Accused Of Blackmailing Former Dutch Government Healthcare Minister

The pharma industry has been accused of blackmailing a former Dutch government healthcare minister by threatening that some drugs would not be delivered to the Netherlands if a planned legislative change went through.
April 24, 2020

Pharma Industry Demands ‘Billions’ From Governments To Fund Coronavirus Treatments & Vaccines

Pharmaceutical industry CEOs are demanding billions of dollars from governments in upfront funding for the development of coronavirus treatments and vaccines.
April 10, 2020

Bayer Claims Coronavirus Is Slowing Down Settlement Of Roundup Cancer Cases

NEWS Pharma company Bayer claims the new coronavirus is slowing down lawsuit settlement talks with tens of thousands of people who say its Roundup weedkiller caused […]
April 10, 2020

The Race To Find A Coronavirus Treatment Has One Major Obstacle: Big Pharma

NEWS The past few weeks have revealed the worst and the best in human responses to the coronavirus crisis. The behavior of the pharma industry is […]
April 3, 2020

U.S. Drug Regulator Lets Pharma Company Off The Hook In Data Manipulation Case

NEWS Having previously said it would consider civil or criminal penalties against pharma company Novartis in relation to the manipulation of data for a gene therapy […]
April 3, 2020

Pharma Company & U.S. Government Team Up In $1 Billion Coronavirus Vaccine Project

NEWS Pharma firm Johnson & Johnson has announced that it and the U.S. government, through a military research agency, will together devote $1 billion to a coronavirus […]