Gilead sets a price for its coronavirus treatment — Pfizer's newest digital health bet — Reopenings reversed

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States and cities are starting to pause or reverse their plans to reopen as case counts spike. Here's the latest.

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And the price for remdesivir is...

Early Monday, we got word on the official price of Gilead Sciences' coronavirus treatment remdesivir.
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It clocks in at a price of $3,120 for a five-day treatment course, or $520 a vial, Andrew Dunn reports.

That's at least the price set for America's private insurers. For governments and organizations like the Department of Veteran Affairs, the price will be 33% lower, at $2,340 for a five-day treatment course.

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The biotech giant Gilead just laid out its pricing strategy for the first effective coronavirus treatment, and it's charging up to $520 a vial for remdesivir

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A tiny startup just won a crucial deal with $175 billion drug giant Pfizer, and it shows how apps are becoming the next frontier as Big Pharma pushes beyond pills

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Investors just put $18 million into a GV-backed startup taking the opposite approach to healthcare data storage as Amazon, Microsoft, and Google

  • Research startup Owkin just raised an additional $18 million from investors including Mubadala Capital and existing investor Bpifrance, an investment bank.
  • Owkin's platform helps researchers learn from each other's data without actually sharing patient information, according to the company.
  • It's being used to solve coronavirus mysteries and runs counter to storage solutions offered by giant tech firms like Amazon, Google, and Microsoft.
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