Former Pharmaceutical Communications Director Pleads Guilty to Insider Trading

The former head of corporate communications for New Jersey-based biotech company Immunomedics pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to an insider trading scheme involving a proven breast cancer drug. in premarket clinical trials. Lauren S. Wood, 33, of Washington, DC, pleaded guilty to one count of securities fraud in Newark, Jersey. Wood, who is scheduled … Read more

WHO calls for global audit of smallpox and monkeypox vaccines – POLITICO

The World Health Organization has urged countries that have stockpiled doses of smallpox and monkeypox vaccines and treatments to enter into talks to fairly distribute doses where they are now most needed. Several countries have stockpiled their own emergency supplies of vaccines to protect against possible future smallpox outbreaks. Smallpox, a virus in the same … Read more