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The partnership helps close the gap between Nkarta and Fate Therapeutics in terms of the breadth of their pipelines.
Data on medRxiv showed a 90% improvement in likelihood of need for mechanical ventilation in the intent-to-treat population. The company plans a filing in Q2.
The next-generation DMD drug showed dramatic improvement on exon dystrophin and exon skipping, but small numbers and adverse events give pause.
Market Snapshot: GSK's Blenrep and BMS's Abecma are the first of many drugs for the late-line setting. In many cases, the CAR-T may be the first choice, but some patients are unable to handle it or risk progressing while awaiting treatment.
Descovy saw a sales decline, though that was due to payer discounts for PrEP, with the drug’s market share continuing to grow.
A CDC recommendation slowed non-pandemic vaccinations, but Shingrix shots will likely increase as more eligible consumers are fully vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2.