NHS launches new online support for diabetes management

NHS England has launched new online services allowing those with diabetes to better manage their condition remotely during the coronavirus pandemic. A range of online videos and training will be available for children and adults, which will include advice on treatment and care and adopting healthy behaviours on diet and exercise, complementing video consultations with

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GSK partners with Clover Biopharmaceuticals to assist with Coronavirus

GSK has recruited China-based Clover Biopharmaceuticals, to help develop its protein-based coronavirus vaccine candidate (COVID-19 S-Trimer). Under the new agreement, GSK says it will provide Clover with its pandemic adjuvant system for further evaluation of S-Trimer in preclinical studies, in hopes that Clover could potentially rapidly scale-up and produce large-quantities of a new coronavirus vaccine.

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NHS Scotland to fund new therapies for AML, Arthritis and others

The Scottish Medicines Consortium has endorsed NHS funding for four therapies that  new treatment options for acute myeloid leukaemia, Still’s disease, adrenal insufficiency and psoriatic arthritis. Pfizer’s Gemtuzumab ozogamicin was accepted for the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), after being considered through the SMC’s Patient and Clinician Engagement (PACE) process. Current initial treatment for

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