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Merck, Ridgeback seek US clearance of first oral COVID-19 drug

Merck’s filing comes less than two weeks after the drugmaker showed molnupiravir lowered the risk of hospitalization or death by roughly 50% in a Phase …

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Pfizer’s fast progress shines spotlight on an emerging vaccine race

Drugmakers have laboured for decades to successfully develop a vaccine to protect infants and older people against infections of a common pathogen called respiratory syncytial …

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