Jetrea Launched by Novartis in the UK

Novartis’ Alcon unit has released Jetrea in the UK,  its first market.  The launch is under a month after European Commission approved Jetrea for the treatment of vitreomacular traction. Vitreomacular traction (VMT) is an age-related progressive, sight-threatening condition.  Jetrea was approved for VMT, including when associated with macular hole of diameter less than or equal

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BioInvent Restructure, Reducing Workforce

Sweden’s BioInvent International has announced that they have been forced to restructure after the failure of an investigational antithrombotic in a mid-stage trial earlier this month. The corporation will restructure to have 68 permanent workers, in comparison to the present 89 permanent employee.  The reduction of the staff “and other reprioritisations” will create cost savings

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