News Roundup: February 28 to March 4

Your weekly roundup of the latest news from Drug Topics®.

Raising Shingles Awareness With First-Ever Shingles Awareness Week

GSK and the International Federation on Aging are working to confront risks and misconceptions about the disease.

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mRNA Vaccine Technology Update

Multiple pharmaceutical companies are investigating the application of mRNA technology to develop vaccines that treat and prevent multiple conditions, from influenza to cancer and beyond.

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Medication Safety 2.0: Advances in Adherence Technology

From smart pills to augmented intelligence, technology has presented the health care industry with a host of options to improve medication adherence and safety.

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“Smart” Therapeutics Create Ethical Conundrums

With each new technological advance comes a set of potential downsides and a myriad of ethical dilemmas that must be addressed.

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Black Market Boom: Protecting Pharmacy Data from Cybercrime

Personal health information is among the most valuable black-market data for cybercriminals to collect and sell.

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