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CVS, Aetna Draw Closer to Closing $69B Combination

Associated Press | Equities.com |

Shares of CVS Health and Aetna are rising with the companies now saying they expect to close their $69 billion tie-up later this week.


CDC Warns the Nation to Avoid All Romaine Lettuce

Edward Kim | Equities.com |

Don't eat it, keep it, serve it or sell it! (Image: Consumer Reports)


Healthcare Jobs 2.0: It's All About The Tech

Maggie Kimberl | Equities.com |

Healthcare jobs of the future will look a lot more like tech jobs.


Seattle Genetics Gets Expanded Approval for Adcetris in Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma

Edward Kim | Equities.com |

First approved treatment for newly diagnosed peripheral T-cell lymphoma; via FDA's Real-Time Oncology Review (RTOR) program (Image: Seattle Genetics)


​EyeGate's Potential is in Making a Trusted Substance Even Better

Stephen L Kanaval | Equities.com |

Eyegate's OBG solution has a chance for commercialization in 2019


How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Clinical Trial Recruitment

Visual Capitalist | Equities.com |

Poor clinical trial recruitment can cause losses up to $8 million each day. How can health and pharma companies get better at finding the right patients?


Stable Premiums, More Options as Health Law Sign-Ups Begin

Associated Press | Equities.com |

The Affordable Care Act's sixth sign-up season opens Thursday amid stabilizing premiums and more choice for consumers.


US Approves First New Type of Flu Drug in 2 Decades

Associated Press | Equities.com |

Wednesday's approval of Xofluza for people age 12 and older comes ahead of the brunt of this winter's flu season.


Cancer Research Highlights: Week of October 15

Zachary Hartman | Equities.com |

Highlights for the week that ESMO 2018 began. Oncology news had important implications for investors across the space


Drugmakers to Disclose Prices for Medicines Advertised on TV

Associated Press | Equities.com |

The prices won't actually be shown in the TV commercials but the advertisement will include a website where the list price will be posted.



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