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American Medical Association, Department of Justice file counter-motions in CVS/Aetna hearing

The American Medical Association has fired back against a Department of Justice motion to change the terms of Tunney Act hearing in the CVS Health and Aetna merger case. Three AMA witnesses – healthcare and antitrust experts – are scheduled to testify starting Tuesday, June 4. “After the close of business on the Friday before… Read More »

Silicon Valley Start-Up Hopes to Deliver Precision Cancer Medicine to Dogs – Scientific American

When pet dogs are diagnosed with cancer, they typically get surgery, chemotherapy, or radiation—that is, of course, if their owner opts to treat it. Now, a Silicon Valley startup wants to offer precision medicine instead—by recommending targeted therapies that are normally used to treat humans. For a price tag in the low four figures, depending… Read More »