The Virome Hunters

Ambitious efforts to catalog viruses across the globe may facilitate our understanding of viral communities and ecology, boost infectious disease diagnostics and surveillance, and spur new therapeutics.

October 2018 sw_admin 0

First Deuterated Drug Approved

In April, the US Food and Drug Administration cleared the first deuterated drug, Austedo (deutetrabenazine), from Teva of Petach Tikva, Israel, for the treatment of Huntington’sdisease-related movement disorders.

June 2017 sw_admin 0

The Startup Bugs

Can the drug industry exploit the good bugs in your gut? This article investigates clinical opportunities from targeting the “microbiome.”

April 2013 sw_admin 0