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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Jan 18 – 22, 2021)

Takeda’s Alunbrig (brigatinib) Receives MHLW’s Approval as a 1L and 2L Treatment for ALK+ Advanced or Recurrent NSCLC Published: Jan 22, 2020 | Tags: Takeda, Alunbrig, (brigatinib), Receives, MHLW, Approval,1L and 2L, Treatment, ALK+ Advanced or Recurrent NSCLC MTPA and Aquestive Sign a License and Supply Agreement for Exservan (riluzole) to Treat ALS in the […]Read More

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Qiagen’s PCR Tests Demonstrate Effectiveness in Detecting Mutations in SARS-CoV-2

Shots: Qiagen’s QIAstat-Dx and NeuMoDx tests remain accurate & effective in detecting SARS-CoV-2 infections The company started cross-checking variants in May’2020 & assessed the tests against genetic mutations of the virus uploaded to the GISAID and GenBank public databases. Qiagen will continue to conduct assessments on a biweekly basis Variants with potentially increased transmissibility include […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Dec 7-11, 2020)

Roche Launches Elecsys SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test to Support High-Volume COVID-19 Testing Published: Dec 11, 2020 | Tags: Antigen, COVID-19, High, Laboratory, Launch, patients, Roche, SARS-CoV-2, Support, Suspected, Test, Testing, Volume Chugai In-Licenses Roche’s Antibody Cocktail for COVID-19 in Japan Published: Dec 10, 2020 | Tags: Casirivimab, Chugai, Commercialization, COVID-19, Development, Imdevimab, In-License Agreement, Japan, Roche, […]Read More

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Qiagen Launches QuantiFERON SARS-CoV-2 RUO Solution for COVID-19

Shots: Qiagen launches QuantiFERON SARS-CoV-2 RUO solution that detects T-cell responses of the human immune system to the pathogen for COVID-19 Studies suggested that T-cell response to SARS-CoV-2 declines more slowly than Ab response presenting benefits to a researcher who wants to push beyond the existing detection of active infections to screen for potential courses […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Nov 09-13, 2020)

Qiagen Launches Portable Digital SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in the US Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: Antigen Test, Digital, Launches, Portable, Qiagen, SARS-CoV-2, US GSK and Medicago Initiate P-II/III Study of its Plant-Derived COVID-19 Vaccine Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: COVID-19, GSK, Initiate, Medicago, P-II/III, Plant- Derived study, vaccine BD Acquires the Medical Business Assets of […]Read More

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Qiagen Launches Portable Digital SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in the US

Shots: Qiagen has initiated the commercialization of the portable digital QIAreach SARS-CoV-2 antigen test in the US that can be used by laboratories to detect active infections in 2-15mins. The test provides a higher throughput testing for SARS-CoV-2 antigen by processing up to 8 tests/ hub. The digital results do not need subjective interpretation and […]Read More

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Qiagen Collaborate with TScan to Develop T Cell-Based COVID-19 Test

Shots: TScan signs exclusive research and option to license agreement with Qiagen to develop T cell-based laboratory tests for detecting prior exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 Qiagen gets an option to license the rights and IP for several of TScan discovered immunodominant T cell targets, associated sequences and relevant data for the development and commercialization of […]Read More

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PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Oct 5-9, 2020)

Takeda Signs ~$1B Pact with Arrowhead for ARO-AAT Targeting Alpha-1 Antitrypsin-Associated Liver Disease    Published: Oct 9, 2020 | Tags: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin-Associated Liver Disease, Arrowhead, Collaborates, Commercialize. ARO-AAT, Develop, Takeda, with Lilly and Incyte’s Olumiant (baricitinib) Reports Additional Data Demonstrating Reduction in COVID-19 Recovery Time  Published: Oct 9, 2020 | Tags: COVID-19, Demonstrate, Incyte, Lilly, […]Read More