STAT+: OPENBIOME TO WIND DOWN STOOL BANK OPERATIONS
OpenBiome will soon end its program for collecting, screening, and shipping material for fecal microbiota transplants, or FMT, the company announced Tuesday.
STAT+: REPUBLICANS' SURPRISING BECERRA ATTACK: HE'S NOT SYMPATHETIC ENOUGH TO PHARMA
Republicans are attacking Xavier Becerra because he's not a doctor and, surprisingly, because he's never worked for the pharmaceutical industry.
STAT+: ACCESS TO HEART DRUGS IMPROVES IN MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRIES, BUT STILL LAGS COMPARED TO WEALTHY NATIONS
A new analysis finds that access to common heart medications has improved in middle-income countries, but still lags behind access in wealthy nations.