Pharma News for the week of March 9, 2020


While the Coronavirus appears to be slowing down in China, in other parts of the world, experts are saying that things will get worse before the situation gets better. (CNBC)


The White House says that the U.S. is too dependent on China for vital drugs but as of yet there is no alternative to the global drug supply chain. (NYTimes)

Novavax, considered to be one of the frontrunners in developing a vaccine for Coronavirus, just got a $ 4 million investment from the Coalition of Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) which sent their stocks soaring. (TheMotleyFool)

Joe Biden’s win in Michigan and other primaries has dealt a blow to “Medicare for All”, an issue that was in the minds of many union workers who have rich benefits packages. (Forbes)

Forbes contributor Steve Brozak discusses five ways the Coronavirus could decide the next president. (Forbes)