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Dicerna, Roche Partner on RNA Silencing for Hep B

Cambridge, Mass.-based Dicerna Pharmaceuticals signed a research collaboration and licensing deal with Switzerland’s Roche for chronic hepatitis B virus therapies that could hit $1.67 billion.

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Merck loses bid to revive $2.54 billon patent verdict against Gilead

A U.S. appeals court dealt a major blow to Merck & Co. Inc., upholding a ruling that threw out a $2.54 billion (£1.97 billion) jury verdict the drugmaker had won against Gilead Sciences Inc.

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Gilead posts third-quarter 2019 net loss, sales in line with Street estimates

Gilead Sciences Inc. reported third-quarter results largely in line with Wall Street estimates, led by higher sales of the company’s HIV drugs, but deal-related costs led to a net loss.

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FDA flags risks from AbbVie, Gilead, Merck hepatitis C drugs to certain patients

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration identified 63 cases of worsening liver function in certain patients taking hepatitis C medicines made by drugmakers Merck & Co. Inc., Gilead Sciences Inc. and AbbVie Inc.

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Ionis licenses hepatitis B program to GSK

GlaxoSmithKline exercised an option to license Ionis Pharmaceuticals’ antisense medicines for people with chronic hepatitis B virus infection following positive Phase 2 results.

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Liver disease related to obesity and diabetes rising in U.S.

The only liver disease becoming more widespread in the U.S. is one driven by obesity and diabetes – NAFLD – even as other liver disorder types linked to drinking or hepatitis become less common.

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AbbVie’s Maviret approved by European Commission as shorter, 8-week, once-daily option

AbbVie announced that the European Commission granted marketing authorization for Maviret (glecaprevir/pibrentasvir) to shorten once-daily treatment duration from 12 to 8 weeks in treatment-naïve, compensated cirrhotic, chronic hepatitis C patients with genotype 1, 2, 4, 5, and 6 infection.

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Durect and Gilead Collaborate on HIV Therapy

A collaboration and license deal was inked with Gilead Sciences Inc. to develop and market a long-acting injectable HIV therapy using Durect Corp.’s SABER technology.

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VBI hep B vaccine meets late-stage study’s main goals

VBI Vaccines Inc. said a late-stage study testing the company’s hepatitis B vaccine against GlaxoSmithKline’s Engerix-B met the main goals.

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Gilead to separate Kite cell therapy unit

Gilead Sciences Inc. said Kite Pharma Inc., the cancer-focused cell therapy company acquired in 2017, will become a separate business unit.

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