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Viewpoints: Trying To Scare People About Expanding Medicare Is About Protecting The Rich; Lessons From The First Debates

Editorial pages weigh in on these health care topics and others. The Wall Street Journal: Trump Is The Worst Kind Of Socialist  “America will never be a socialist country,” President Trump said as he launched his bid for re-election last week.That declaration was an effort to frighten Americans and undermine growing support for expanding Medicare… Read More »

Bluebird’s not looking to break speed records with its first gene therapy launch

Bluebird Bio’s gene therapy to treat transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT), Zynteglo, is expected to be approved soon in Europe, but investors shouldn’t expect an aggressive rollout there. That was the main takeaway from the company’s analyst confab Thursday in New York. “This innovation curve that we’re on is super-steep,” said Bluebird CEO Nick Leschly toward the start… Read More »