Tagged: H1N1 swine flu virus

Glaxo bets on pandemics

British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline PLC has spent more than $3.2 billion over the past five years on research and acquisitions¬†specifically related to an anticipated flu pandemic.¬† Now comes the payoff as the swine flu sweeps the world.¬† Law Professor Kevin Outterson, head of the Health Law Program and an authority on drug marketing, said Glaxo […]

The long hot Summertime flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the novel H1N1 swine flu virus is hanging around this summer, with new cases in summer camps, and will continue into the fall and winter. Al Ozonoff, assistant professor of biostatistics, has worked with the CDC and can discuss their weekly forecast reports. Contact Al Ozonoff, 617-638-5866, […]