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european commission 091820 The European Commission said Friday that it has signed a deal with Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline to secure up to 300 million doses of their potential COVID-19 vaccine.

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stockmarkets jan22 18sep20 European stocks were struggling for direction on Friday, with travel-related stocks coming under selling pressure amid worries about the second wave of coronavirus infections in the region. Spain is currently battling a resurgent second wave of Covid-19 although the mortality levels are far lower...

ukretails aug16 18sep20 UK retail sales grew for the fourth straight month in August surpassing the pre-pandemic level, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Friday. Retail sales volume increased 0.8 percent month-on-month in August, but slower than July's 3.7 percent increase. This was the fourth consecutive monthly rise. Sales were forecast to climb 0.7 percent.

investing biotech 042420 18sep20 Today's Daily Dose brings you news about ChemoCentryx's regulatory catalyst in July, Checkpoint's $20 million bought deal offering, CytRx's potential milestone payment, Cardiff Oncology's encouraging colorectal cancer trial results, and Vaccinex's near-term catalyst.

stockmarkets jan04 18sep20 European stocks may struggle for traction on Friday as downbeat U.S. data released overnight cast a shadow over the economic outlook. Amid heightened economic uncertainty, the Federal Reserve said on Thursday it's considering extending its caps on banks' dividends and stock repurchase for the rest...

bankofengland march18 17sep20 The Bank of England retained its interest rate at a record low on Thursday, but policymakers started to assess how negative interest rates work amid talks on post Brexit trade deal, the recent rise in Covid-19 cases and the rising risk of elevated unemployment. The nine-member Monetary Policy Committee unanimously decided to hold the interest rate at 0.10 percent, as widely expected.

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mersana sept17 Shares of Mersana Therapeutics Inc. (MRSN), which closed at an all-time high of $25.70 yesterday, have gained an impressive 340 percent year-to-date, thanks to positive developments related to its clinical programs.

dyne sept16 In the healthcare sector, two companies made their stock market debut in the first half of this month.

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uk aug15 16sep20 UK inflation slowed to a near five-year low in August largely driven by subsidies provided for eating out and lower taxes, the Office for National Statistics reported Wednesday. Inflation eased less-than-expected to 0.2 percent in August from 1 percent in July. Prices were forecast to climb 0.1 percent. But this was the lowest rate since December 2015.

biotech sept16 Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Aerpio Pharma's clinical trial catalyst, Adicet Bio's reverse merger with resTORbio, FDA decision date of Ardelyx's Tenapanor, Cel-Sci's phase III study of Multikine for the treatment of newly diagnosed head and neck cancer, and an update on Pfizer's pipeline.

The U.K. High Court has ruled in favour of small businesses in business interruption insurance case. The Court has ruled that some insurers should have paid out to small businesses for losses caused by lockdown.

ipo dec23 San Diego, California-based Metacrine is scheduled to go public on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol "MTCR" on September 16, 2020.

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