Pharma

While researchers investigate recovered patient antibody treatments for COVID-19, intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) is a similar type of treatment that is already available and could be...

Researchers from Washington University School of Medicine are now conducting a clinical trial of antidepressant drug fluvoxamine, as a potential treatment for the ‘cytokine storm’...

Novo Nordisk will continue to dominate a large share of the glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist (GLP-1RA) market with the arrival of Rybelsus and Ozempic’s strong global sales of $1.65bn in 2019. This will enable the company to maintain its well-established position in the wider diabetes market, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Akash Patel...

As COVID-19 spreads, the search for a treatment is ramping up. The antimalarial and immunosuppressant hydroxychloroquine has received some attention, including that of President Trump. There are currently around 60 planned...

Of the more than 230 nanopharmaceuticals in clinical development, 75% are for oncology indications, including many hard-to-treat cancers with few treatment options, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Nanopharmaceuticals have many physical and biological advantages...

Following the news that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Vyepti for the prevention of migraines in adults, Philippa Salter, Neurology and Ophthalmology Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Vyepti becomes the latest FDA approved drug for prevention of migraines in adults, following the approval of Amgen’s Aimovig, Eli Lilly’s Emgality and...