Tag: drug development

First Vaccine Data, Antibody Test Issues

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

COVID-19 Daily: Antiviral Combo, Hospital Volumes

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

FDA Approves First New Drug With International Group

The US Food and Drug Administration today approved the oral therapy tucatinib (Tukysa, Seattle Genetics) for the treatment of advanced HER2-positive breast cancer. This is...

What Do Early Remdesivir Data Suggest?

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. New data on the investigational antiviral drug remdesivir (Gilead) suggest clinical...

Chloroquine, Zinc Trials Underway for COVID-19 Prophylaxis

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. In the United States and Europe, a handful of clinical trials have begun...

FDA Approves Luspatercept for Anemia in MDS

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved luspatercept (Reblozyl, Bristol-Myers Squibb/Acceleron) for the treatment of anemia in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). The green light...

Huge Global Effort for Clinical Trials in COVID-19

Scientists and clinicians across the globe have responded to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic with a huge, high-quality global research effort to find a treatment for...