Sanofi eyes approval of COVID-19 vaccine by first half of 2021

French drugmaker Sanofi said on Tuesday it expects to get approval for the potential COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with Britain’s GlaxoSmithKline by the first half of next year, faster than previously anticipated. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and … Read more Sanofi eyes approval of COVID-19 vaccine by first half of 2021

Trump Names Ex-GlaxoSmithKline Exec, Army General as Leaders of ‘Operation Warp Speed’

President Donald Trump said Friday that he’s hopeful to have a coronavirus vaccine on the market by the end of the year or shortly thereafter. The president was updating his Operation Warp Speed project during remarks in the Rose Garden Friday. Trump said the project’s objective is to “finish developing and then to manufacture and … Read more Trump Names Ex-GlaxoSmithKline Exec, Army General as Leaders of ‘Operation Warp Speed’

Trump Introduces ‘Warp Speed’ Leaders to Hasten Covid-19 Vaccine

President Donald Trump on Friday officially introduced a former pharmaceutical executive and a four star-general who will lead his crash coronavirus vaccine effort, amid a whistle-blower’s criticism that the administration lacked a plan to combat the outbreak. Trump named General Gustave Perna, who directs the U.S. Army Materiel Command, as chief operating officer of “Operation … Read more Trump Introduces ‘Warp Speed’ Leaders to Hasten Covid-19 Vaccine

Trump Says FDA Has Approved More Than 100 Covid-19 Drugs for Trials

President Donald Trump on Friday officially introduced a former pharmaceutical executive and a four star-general who will lead his crash coronavirus vaccine effort, amid a whistle-blower’s criticism that the administration lacked a plan to combat the outbreak. Trump named General Gustave Perna, who directs the U.S. Army Materiel Command, as chief operating officer of “Operation … Read more Trump Says FDA Has Approved More Than 100 Covid-19 Drugs for Trials

U.S. Likely to Get Sanofi’s Covid-19 Vaccine First If It Succeeds

Americans will likely get Sanofi’s Covid-19 vaccine before the rest of the world if the French pharmaceutical giant can successfully deliver one. That’s because the U.S. was first in line to fund Sanofi’s vaccine research, Chief Executive Officer Paul Hudson said in an interview with Bloomberg News. He warned that Europe risks falling behind unless … Read more U.S. Likely to Get Sanofi’s Covid-19 Vaccine First If It Succeeds

What Are `GRANOLAS’ and Why Does Goldman Sachs Like Them?

GRANOLAS according to Goldman Sachs, are the top companies to invest in right now. This Bloomberg video introduces the concept. May.01 — In Europe, top companies for the next market cycle are firms with strong balance sheets, low volatility growth and good dividend yields, according to strategists at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Dubbed GRANOLAS, these … Read more What Are `GRANOLAS’ and Why Does Goldman Sachs Like Them?

AstraZeneca to Start Covid-19 Testing This Week

Apr.29 — AstraZeneca Plc plans to start Covid-19 testing this week, says Chief Executive Officer Pascal Soriot. He made the comments on “Bloomberg Surveillance” after the company maintained its earnings outlook for the year as customers’ stockpiling helped sales of key drugs advance. AstraZeneca and GlaxoSmithKline Plc, the U.K.’s two pharmaceutical giants, said earlier this … Read more AstraZeneca to Start Covid-19 Testing This Week

Coronavirus: First Human Trial for Covid-19 Vaccine Underway in the U.S.

The first human trial for a Covid-19 vaccine and steps to speed up coronavirus testing were small glimmers of hope as the virus spreads across the U.S. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusVaccine The good news comes as the school and business closures sweep across the country and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recommended against … Read more Coronavirus: First Human Trial for Covid-19 Vaccine Underway in the U.S.

Life on the Moon: my career in industry & academia | Professor Ed Bullmore

“I started in research late and a bit accidentally.” With roles at both GlaxoSmithKline and the University of Cambridge, Professor Ed Bullmore outlines how he found a path to working in both industry and academia, and his advice for others. Starting out as junior doctor being advised by a mentor to avoid psychiatry, Professor Bullmore … Read more Life on the Moon: my career in industry & academia | Professor Ed Bullmore

LinkedIn Reveals Most Popular Employers in UK

LinkedIn has revealed the top 20 most in-demand employers among its 13 million UK-based members. The social network for business, LinkedIn is heavily geared towards the job and career markets. The latest statistics display the way in which LinkedIn’s user demographic is focused around the professional classes. The company has already been marked out for … Read more LinkedIn Reveals Most Popular Employers in UK