Summer boom invites German economy after COVID winter blues

German business morale improved to a two-year high in May, as COVID-19 brakes were relaxed and infections fell, heralding a rapid summer recovery after the economy contracted more than expected in the first quarter. As many companies report a build-up of supply bottlenecks, Tuesday’s Ifo Business Climate Index reading showed …

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Blue chips slips into a larger mixed market

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips slipped at the start of Tuesday as the slight rebound faltered despite stronger first-quarter corporate earnings as investors worried about record-breaking Covid-19 deaths and infections. At 9.44 am, the FBM KLCI fell 4.24 points or 0.27% to 1567.58. Turnover was 1.68 billion shares valued at RM …

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Scholar Rock receives U.S. FDA expedited designation for apitegromab for treatment of patients with spinal muscular atrophy

CAMBRIDGE, Mass .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –Scholar rock (NASDAQ: SRRK), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on treating serious conditions in which protein growth factors play a fundamental role, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Fast Track designation for apitegromab, a selective inhibitor of myostatin …

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Fighting Sjögren’s Blues with Creative Art Therapy

It happens. Everyone gets the blues from time to time. For us Sjögies, it could be “Sjögren’s blues”. How not to get a little gloomy in the face of the unique challenges that accompany this rare and lesser-known disease? There are different ways to beat the blues, but one of …

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