The French government attacks drug giant Sanofi after it suggests any covid-19 vaccine COULD go stateside first.
With over a million people already infected AND 50,000 fatalities, the race is on to find a cure for Covid-19, the virus which has arguably caused the most serious global crisis since World War II.
Governments and drug giants must begin expensive and risky work on vaccines against the COVID-19 coronavirus, the World Health Organisation says.
To ensure the ongoing affordability of generic medications for Americans, BCBS is committing $55 million to establish a partnership with Civica Rx to reduce costs of generics for consumers.
A new gene therapy drug priced at $2 million is saving a North Carolina baby's life.
Servier Laboratories, the National Agency for the Safety of Medicines (ANSM) and 21 other defendants will face 2,684 plaintiffs.