Kevin Grogan has been writing about pharmaceuticals for over twenty years in roles that have included online editor for PharmaTimes. After four years freelancing, which involved writing for all the principal titles in the sector, as well as consultancy work with major pharmaceutical companies, he joined Scrip as Managing Editor, Europe, Commercial in the summer of 2017.
Covering all aspects of the pharma industry, Kevin has interviewed pretty much all the leading figures in the sector, both in the UK and globally. A regular attendee at financial and medical conferences worldwide (and moderating at some), he has also appeared on BBC television and radio, ITV and Channel 4 to discuss events in the pharmaceutical industry.
Fluent in Spanish, he previously worked as a journalist on rock/pop music publications, was chief sub editor at the Catholic weekly newspaper The Universe and also contributed articles to the likes of The Independent and the Manchester Evening News on football.
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The UK firm has tapped into EU funds through an Irish subsidiary to advance its treatment for acute respiratory distress syndrome based on a reformulation of Novartis's Gleevec.
The Swiss major focused almost exclusively on the benefits of the combination of Tecentriq and its TIGIT inhibitor tiragolumab at ASCO but also celebrated the approval of a Tecentriq/Avastin combo for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Sanofi Pasteur head David Loew has been at the heart of the company's bids to develop vaccines for COVID-19 but has decided to accept a different challenge instead and take the helm at Ipsen.
With Alexion's Soliris already approved, and Viela's inebilizumab within touching distance of an FDA green light, Roche is highlighting the safety profile of its investigational neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder drug satralizumab.
Susanne Schaffert tells Scrip that policies of prioritizing coronavirus treatment to the detriment of cancer care was a worrying move that is negatively impacting survival and mortality.