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GSK applies to FDA for zoster vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline has submitted a Biologics License Application (BLA) for its candidate shingles vaccine, ShingrixTM, to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

As the company has further explained in its Monday press release, this approval is for the prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) in people aged 50 years or over. 180 more words


Why Doctors Without Borders Is Rejecting 1 Million Free Vaccines From Pfizer

Doctors Without Borders has a message for pharma giant Pfizer : We don’t want your charity.

The global health care philanthropy (known as Médecins Sans Frontières or MSF in much of the world) is turning down Pfizer’s significant offer of one million free pneumonia vaccines to administer to at-risk children. 420 more words


Research Note: GlaxoSmithKline

GSK’s share price performance has been nothing short of phenomenal over the past few months. But is the rise from 1398pgx to 1705pgx indicative that the share price has run out of steam? 612 more words

FDA Panel Splits on Softening Chantix Warning

Two FDA advisory committees delivered a split decision on whether or not to remove a black box warning label from two key smoking cessation drugs, with the final tally in favor of removal. 1,063 more words


Hey Emma Walmsley...As A Mother Of 4... What Do You Think Of Seroxat Study 329? And the Paroxetine Child Suicides?...Does This Make You 'Proud' To Be Part Of GSK?...

Mother-of-four, 47, who says having a family is the best decision she’s made becomes the most powerful woman on the FTSE after taking the helm at drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline…

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Why the Market Punishes Some Companies With Female CEOs

The incoming CEO for drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline is making history: Emma Walmsley, GSK’s chief of consumer health care, was recently tapped to become the first woman to head a top global pharmaceutical company, which will make her one of the highest-profile women in corporate Britain. 955 more words


GlaxoSmithKline Just Named This Woman Its New CEO

GlaxoSmithKline said on Tuesday it had chosen its head of consumer healthcare, Emma Walmsley, as its new chief executive, after considering internal and external candidates. 465 more words