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ABB, Siemens CEOs to visit Saudi Arabia for supplier conference

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ZURICH (NewsHeaders) – The chief executives of ABB (ABBN.S) and Siemens (SIEGn.DE) are traveling to Saudi Arabia to attend a supplier conference, just weeks after
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Congo approves clinical trials for Ebola treatments

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KINSHASA (NewsHeaders) – Congolese authorities have authorized clinical trials for four experimental Ebola treatments, which will allow researchers to collect valuable data about their effectiveness,
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Exclusive: Logitech in talks to acquire headphone maker Plantronics – sources

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(NewsHeaders) – Logitech International SA, a Swiss manufacturer of keyboards and webcams, is in discussions to acquire Plantronics Inc, a U.S. maker of Bluetooth earpieces
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Novartis’s pricing might be tested with costly eye therapy

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ZURICH (NewsHeaders) – Novartis’s price-setting muscle is about to be tested after it won European Union approval for a blindness-fighting gene therapy whose $850,000 list
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U.S. benefits manager baulks after Novartis values gene therapy at $4-5 million

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ZURICH (NewsHeaders) – Just weeks after Novartis floated the idea that $4-5 million was fair value for its new gene therapy against a deadly neuromuscular
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Palantir to offer cancer analytics under JV deal with Germany’s Merck

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((This NOV 19 story corrects to show Merck is Palantir’s exclusive partner within the JV, not for all of Palantir’s healthcare activities, paragraph 11)) FILE
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Faltering malaria fight should refocus on high-risk countries, says WHO

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LONDON (NewsHeaders) – Global health authorities need to counter a worrying lull in the fight against malaria by focusing their efforts on the near-dozen mostly