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Latest trial in J&J talc litigations gets under way in California

(Reuters) – A California jury on Monday heard opening statements in the latest trial over allegations that Johnson & Johnson’s talc-based products, including the company’s baby powder, were contaminated with asbestos and cause cancer. FILE PHOTO: Bottles of Johnson & Johnson baby powder line a drugstore shelf in New York October 15, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File… Read More »

AstraZeneca mines for positives in Imfinzi's failed Mystic lung cancer trial

AstraZeneca felt the blow last month when Mystic, a key trial examining its immuno-oncology drug Imfinzi in previously untreated lung cancer, failed. But now that the dust has settled, the company is looking for bright spots in the miss. As executives were quick to point out, there was “clear clinical benefit” of Imfinzi monotherapy compared… Read More »