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February 15, 2018 10:14 PM Roche to Acquire Healthcare-Software Company Flatiron for $1.9 Billion

Roche led a round of financing for Flatiron and already owns 12.6% of the company Pharmaceuticals firm Roche Holding AG has agreed to buy the shares it doesn’t already own of Flatiron Health Inc., an oncology software company, for $1.9 billion, the companies said Thursday. Switzerland-based Roche said the deal is part of an effort to accelerate its development 47

February 9, 2018 7:27 AM Facebook co-founder Saverin's VC firm raises $360 million fund

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Facebook Inc co-founder Eduardo Saverin’s venture capital firm, B Capital Group, said it has raised $360 million for its fund as it seeks to invest in technology start-ups. B Capital, which is backed by The Boston Consulting Group, invests in sectors such as healthcare, financial services and insurance. The venture firm was co-founded 58

February 8, 2018 2:19 AM U.S. FDA approves Gilead triple HIV drug, rival files lawsuit

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Biktarvy, Gilead Sciences Inc’s once-daily, triple-combination tablet for treatment of HIV infection, paving the way for the biotech company to capture more of the multibillion-dollar HIV drug market. Biktarvy combines new integrase inhibitor bictegravir with Descovy, an older medication 108

February 5, 2018 6:25 PM Lawyers suspended by Florida Bar for fraud, money problems

The lawyer’s account should’ve had $135,000, the Bar said. It had less than $37. Missing money, misused money and healthcare fraud put three South Florida attorneys on the most recent Florida Bar discipline report and out of the legal business for a while. ▪ A December emergency suspension order yanked the license of Coral Gables attorney Francisco Aguero 54

February 5, 2018 4:52 PM HFF arranges loans for Bellaire office portfolio

HFF arranged two loans for Norvin Healthcare Properties to acquire the Pin Oak Park office campus in the city of Bellaire. The 12-acre campus, comprised of five buildings totaling 505,000 square feet at Bellaire and Loop 610 West, is 93 percent leased to healthcare and office tenants. Erik Tellefson at Capital One provided financing for the buildings 53

February 5, 2018 2:18 PM Trump attacks Democrats over health care

President Donald Trump is citing protests over health care funding in Britain to attack Democrats for "pushing for Universal HealthCare." Trump says on Twitter Monday: "The Democrats are pushing for Universal HealthCare while thousands of people are marching in the UK because their U system is going broke and not working. Dems want to greatly raise taxes 53

January 31, 2018 7:20 AM Sanofi and partner seek European Medicines Agency review for sleep sickness product

PARIS (Reuters) - French healthcare group Sanofi, along with its business partner, has asked the European Medicines Agency (EMA) to review the fexinidazole product for the treatment of sleeping sickness, the company said on Wednesday. Fexinidazole is being developed in collaboration with the Drugs for Neglected Disease initiative (DNDi), a not-for-profit 97

January 30, 2018 4:57 PM Atlanta hospital opens mobile ER to handle flu cases

Specialized trailer located outside emergency room at Grady Memorial Hospital has space for 14 beds. As the flu epidemic overwhelms Georgia, one Atlanta hospital has set up a mobile unit to handle flu patients. A specialized trailer outside Grady Memorial Hospital's emergency room has space for 14 beds, which the chief of emergency medicine at Grady 104

January 18, 2018 8:37 PM Hospitals Plan to Produce Generic Drugs in Bid to Fix Troubled Market

Four groups teaming together to launch nonprofit company, seek FDA approval to manufacture medications Four major U.S. hospital systems are planning to launch a nonprofit company to produce generic drugs, in what they called a bid to fix a market where soaring prices and shortages have hampered medical care. The nonprofit systems—Intermountain Healthcare 47

January 17, 2018 6:54 PM For GE, a Breakup Is No Quick Fix

Debt and pensions would complicate process; some analysts say parts aren’t worth more than the whole General Electric Co. was born from a merger of electric companies 125 years ago—and may not be so easy to dismantle. The industrial giant said it was examining spinning off its biggest businesses as its looks to solve its financial struggles and simplify 84