Tag Archives: Switzerland

GSK/NIH Ebola Vaccine Trials at Oxford Yield Positive Results, What Next?

GSK/NIH Ebola vaccine clinical trials by Oxford University showed that the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile at the doses tested, and is able to generate an immune response. “The vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped,” said Professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University, who led the trial. This ...

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Sanctions Slapped on 5 Global Banks for Crrency Manipulation

Five global banks banks — Citibank, HSBC, JPMorgan, RBS and UBS in US< Britain and Switzerland — have been ordered by the US watchdog CFTC to pay $3.3 billion in penalties for manipulating currencies. The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued sanctions against the five banks, beginning with home-based Citibank slapped with $310 million fine, followed by JPMorgan, RBS and ...

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Tracking Heart Feelings? Indian Scientist Develops ‘Inner You’ (INYU) Wearable Device to Know Heart Status (VIDEO)

To be released into the market soon with a price tag of Rs.9,000, the “Inner You” wearable device developed by Indian-origin researcher Srinivasan Murali, co-founder and CEO of Switzerland-based SmartCardia, can help one track the status of his heart both for medical evaluation and also to assess the emotional status, tracking those who fail love affairs rush to its assistance. ...

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