The Weekly Summary

sheenNovember 16th – November 22nd In the general news, France began air strikes in Syria after the Paris ISIS attacks, as they teamed up with Russia. Womens Air Jordan 4 However, President Obama emphasized that the U.S. Denver Nuggets

would not be escalating its efforts. On Friday, a week after the Paris attacks, al-Qaeda attacked a hotel in Mali, Africa. In the U.S., the House passed with bipartisan support a bill to require the Homeland Security secretary to personally certify that each refugee was cleared by a background check. NIKE AIR JORDAN 11

Lastly, actor Charlie Sheen told the world that he has been HIV + for years. In healthcare business news, the largest health insurance provider, United Heath (UNH) plans to stop participating in Obamacare. Also, the AMA called for a ban on DTV TV ads on drugs. asics gel kinsei 5 femme On the data front, cancer data dominated the news. NovoCure’s (NVCR) Optune succeeded in combination with Avastin to treat brain tumors. Celldex’s (CLDX) vaccine Rintega showed efficacy in brain tumors, again in combination with Avastin. adidas superstar Gilead’s (GILD) leukemia drug Zydelig (with Rituxan) succeeded after the trial “stopped early”. Lastly, Clovis’ (CLVS) lung cancer drug rociletinib failed. nike air max pas cher In other data, GILD’s Truvada was shown to be effective at preventing HIV infection. Nexvet’s (NXVT) canine osteoarthritis drug succeeded, and the alcohol dependency drug Antabuse also was shown to awake dormant HIV to allow medications to possibly eradicate the disease. From the FDA, Robert Califf was grilled by the senate ahead of his confirmation to be the next commissioner of the FDA, despite his conflicts of interest with the healthcare industry. Adidas Zx 750 Femme Adapt Pharma’s (privayely held) nasal spray for opioid overdose, naloxone, was approved. JNJ’s myeloma drug Darzalex was approved. New Balance 420 femme Takeda’s oral form Ninlaro (ixazomib) was aproved for myeloma. Novartis’ (NVS) Tafinlar and Mekinist were approved in combinaton to treat melanoma.

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