Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche on Monday applied to market the firm’s first COVID-19 monoclonal antibody cocktail, Ronapreve (casirivimab/imdevimab), in the European Union. This is the final stage before Ronapreve, which
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A review of Jennifer Thomson’s book “GM Crops and the Global Divide” (CSIRO Publishing, 2020) by Kathleen L. Hefferon and Henry I. Miller Jennifer Thomson’s excellent new book, “GM Crops and
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In the September 2019 issue of Nature Biotechnology, a collective of scientists mostly from Insilico Medicine, led by Alex Zhavoronkov, CEO and founder of the company, published a landmark article.
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