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The CEO of Oculis tells Scrip the Swiss biotech can become a major ophthalmic player and that its lead asset could become the first topical drug treatment for retinal edema.
Novo Nordisk at its Q1 update lifted full-year guidance and voiced confidence it can double sales of innovative treatments for obesity by 2025.
Vertex is advancing its sodium channel inhibitor VX-548 to mid-stage trials in the second half of the year as a potential treatment for pain after bunionectomy and abdominoplasty procedures.
Emerging Company Profile: STORM Therapeutics publishes data in Nature showing its first-in-class inhibitor of METTL3 is effective as a new therapeutic strategy against AML.
Roche’s Q1 update highlighted some key coming drug catalysts and early stage clinical efforts, including those for a potential COVID pill and for targeted cancer vaccines.
Biosimilar erosion and slack drugs sales caused by the pandemic depressed Roche’s first quarter pharma revenue while its diagnostics unit saw sales soar on COVID testing.