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  1. Logo of U.S. pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer Inc. is seen in Zurich

    Canada federal court dismisses drugmakers' plea challenging drug price rules

    The federal court of Canada on Monday dismissed a plea by drugmakers challenging the Canadian government's new regulations aimed at lowering ...
  2. A woman is comforted by a friend after a relative was gunned down by unknown assailants outside a g

    As Mexico focuses on coronavirus, drug gang violence rises

    The coronavirus is threatening to hamstring Mexico's fight against some of its most vicious drug gangs, as police and officials fall sick, ...
  3. A pharmacist displays an ampoule of Dexamethasone at the Erasme Hospital amid the coronavirus disea

    Show me the data: US doctors sceptical of reported COVID-19 breakthrough

    The report on Tuesday of a powerful treatment for the new coronavirus brought skepticism along with optimism among U.S. doctors, who said the ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Atlantic Horseshoe crabs come ashore to spawn and lay eggs on Pickering beach in Delawa

    Drugs standards group nixes plan to kick pharma's crab blood habit

    Horseshoe crabs' icy-blue blood is set to remain the drug industry's standard for safety tests after a powerful US group ditched a plan to put on ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: A vial of redesivir

    European, South Korean authorities vie for COVID-19 antiviral remdesivir

    European and South Korean authorities are vying for Gilead Sciences' potential COVID-19 treatment, remdesivir, even though the drugmaker has yet ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: The drug hydroxychloroquine, pushed by U.S. President Donald Trump and others in recent

    US hospitals slash use of hydroxychloroquine, drug championed by Trump as COVID-19 treatment

    U.S. hospitals said they have pulled way back on the use of hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump as a COVID-19 ...
  7. FILE PHOTO:  Investigational remdesivir vials are capped at a Gilead Sciences facility in La Verne

    US to allow states to distribute Gilead's remdesivir to fight COVID-19

    The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Saturday it would allow state health departments to distribute Gilead Sciences Inc's ...