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New Astellas, Seattle Genetics Padcev combo data spark $5.8B sales hopes

Astellas and Seattle Genetics impressed Wall Street last fall when their combination of Padcev and Merck’s Keytruda fought off advanced bladder cancer in previously untreated patients. Friday, the partners presented updated results that look even better. They might even be good enough to snag an expedited regulatory review, analysts say—and at least one market-watcher hiked… Read More »

Paging Dr. Google: How the Tech Giant Is Laying Claim to Health Data – Wall Street Journal

By Rob Copeland, Rob Copeland The Wall Street Journal Biography @realrobcopeland rob.copeland@wsj.com Dana Mattioli and Dana Mattioli The Wall Street Journal Biography @DanaMattioli dana.mattioli@wsj.com Melanie Evans Melanie Evans The Wall Street Journal Biography @_melaevans melanie.evans@wsj.com Jan. 11, 2020 12:15 am ET Illustration: Jon Krause PALO ALTO, Calif.—Roughly a year ago, Google offered health-data company Cerner… Read More »

Blue Button breach stems from coding issue, data of 10K affected

A data breach at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has affected the protected health information of about 10,000 Medicare beneficiaries and 30 applications. Early analysis suggests that the leak of information was a result of a series of missed opportunities by CMS and a third-party application partner. For example, the code that caused… Read More »