‘Historic moment in cancer treatment’

(USA) A revolutionary cancer therapy has been approved by regulators in America. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given its backing for the drug developed by Novartis, called CTL019, a therap...

Experts back life-saving cancer drug

(USA) A game-changing cancer therapy has taken a major step to becoming commercially available after an expert American panel voted unanimously in its favour. By 10 to 0, the US Food and Drug Administrati...

Funding boost for European biotechs

(EUROPE) A new $300 million fund will help late stage biotech companies in Europe compete with their American peers. The Medicxi Growth 1 (MG1) fund will help to level the international playing field for ...