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FDA places hold on Ziopharm CAR-T trial

CAR-T is emerging as one of the most potentially exciting therapies in the industry, particularly as a beacon for the collective push towards personalised treatment, so it is unsurprising that many small biotechs are currently pursuing treatments within this space. However, one such company, Boston-based Ziopharm Oncology, has fallen foul […]

Theranos founder charged with fraud

IMAGE: Glenn Fawcett Going from the youngest female self-made billionaire in the world to being charged with engaging in schemes to defraud investors is a pretty spectacular fall from grace but that’s the fate of Elizabeth Holmes. Once feted as the second-coming of Steve Jobs, Holmes had surged to fame […]

Teva axes Phase 3 trial into chronic cluster headache

With the advent of another week, there’s another trial discontinuation in the industry as Teva announces its decision to terminate further research into its calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP)-targeting monoclonal antibody fremanezumab for the treatment of chronic cluster headache after it became clear the drug is unlikely to hit its primary […]