Medications

Second Interim Analysis of Clinical Trial Data Showed a 91.4% Efficacy for the Sputnik V Vaccine on Day 28 After the First Dose; Vaccine Efficacy is Over 95% 42 days After the First Dose

The efficacy of the Sputnik V vaccine is 91.4%, based on the second interim analysis of data obtained 28 days after administering the first dose (7 days after the second dose). Calculation was based on the analysis of data on volunteers (n = 18,794) who received both the first and second doses of the Sputnik […]

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Family Tragedy Has Mindy Kaling Speaking Out on Pancreatic Cancer

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2020 — When actor, writer and producer Mindy Kaling’s mom was fighting pancreatic cancer, it was the biggest struggle the family had ever experienced. Swati Chokalingam, a Boston-area obstetrician/gynecologist and Kaling’s mom, died in 2012 after getting a stage 4 diagnosis eight months earlier. Now Kaling is raising awareness for the Pancreatic […]