On Friday, 16 October 2020, members of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) TRIPS Council held a three hour debate on the proposal (IP/C/W/669) first tabled by India and South Africa for a waiver from certain provisions of the TRIPS Agreement…...
This Viewpoint compares the COVID-19 per capita overall and excess mortality rates in the US vs that of 18 OECD countries and the timing of any increases in excess mortality between February and September 2020.
Solidarity fails to find mortality benefits in four treatments—but the global trial itself wins praise
Mohga Kamal-YanniGilead knew that there were negative results for remdesivir 2 weeks before signing a US$1Bn deal with the EU
The @WHO Solidarity trial on 2743 hospitalised patients showed no effect on death or severity of #COVID19 yet @Gilead secured the cash anyway!
Geneva – Unitaid calls on countries to take the necessary measures to facilitate and promote access to vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics that will help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. This should include ensuring that they have the legal and...
Mohga Kamal-YanniAnother support to the India/South Africa proposal to the TRIPS Council for a Waiver on intellectual property to remove barriers to scaling up production of affordable products for #COVID19
Many insurance plans insist on an initial customer paid cost in any claim. However, during a pandemic, this high cost may be leading to danger, reports Charlotte Huff
Physician Troy Fiesinger has become adept at relying on telephone calls and home...
Mohga Kamal-YanniCovid-19: Americans afraid to seek treatment because of the steep cost of their high deductible insurance plans
Is this the health system that we want after trade deal with the US?
Mohga Kamal-YanniDomenic Rabb is speaking as a co-sponsor to UN session on Covid
" whole world have access to ..and vaccines"
Umm how do you square that with sucking millions of doses from all potential vaccines just for UK
“Social support, which is about ensuring that people have the material resources and necessities required to be able to ensure effective care is delivered, is
Mohga Kamal-Yanni“We simply have a deeply fragmented, underfunded, misaligned health system not really focused on prevention &public health &1ry care, but on a specific slice of for-profit, 2ry &hospital based care."
Will it become UK system after US trade agreement!
Government denies claims of potential conflict of interest, maintaining he is not involved in commercial decisions on coronavirus vaccines
Mohga Kamal-YanniIf you wonder why we do not pull technology and patents to license Covid vaccine production to many producers, read this. How politics are entwined with pharma
Sir Patrick has already cashed in more than £5 million worth of shares from the company