Women in the healthcare industry – McKinsey & Co.

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Written by Gretchen Berlin, Lucia Darino, Megan Greenfield, and Irina Starikova

To see how the healthcare sector stacks up on gender equality, we look at employee experiences, policies, and the effectiveness of industry programs intended to promote diversity and inclusion.

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Health care kiosks are bringing the doctor to work – Boston Business Journal

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Written by Jessica Bartlett

The doctor will see you now — in your office.

American Well has launched kiosks providing patients with access to virtual video doctor visits, and has recently partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to deploy …

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Third Rock Ventures Raises $770 Million Fund V – PDF Press Release

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Boston – June 6, 2019 – Third Rock Ventures, LLC announced today the closing of Third Rock
Ventures V, LP (“Fund V”), raising $770 million in an oversubscribed fund. With Fund V, the
firm will continue to execute on its strategy of …

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Merck to Acquire Tilos Therapeutics – Business Wire

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Merck Gains Portfolio of Investigational Antibodies Modulating TGFβ

KENILWORTH, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Tilos Therapeutics, a privately …

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Did Pfizer Really Hide Info About a Drug That “Could Prevent Alzheimer’s?” Not So Fast, Say Researchers – Being Patient

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Written by Jill Provost

Was The Washington Post careless in its reporting last week that Pfizer hid information that could lead to an Alzheimer’s cure? Some members of the medical community say, “yes.”

Last week, The Washington Post reported that …

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