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Oil dips 1.5% ahead of OPEC+ meeting, EU Russian oil ban

Crude futures rise this week after three weeks of losses OPEC+ seen heading for oil policy rollover, cut not ruled out Oil prices could fall without further OPEC+ cut, analysts say Poland agrees to EU’s deal for $60 per barrel price cap Russian oil output could fall by 500,000-1 mln bpd -sources HOUSTON, Dec 2 …

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Merck could keep its patent edge by shifting Keytruda’s cancer drug to a simple shot

Dec 2 (Reuters) – US drugmaker Merck & Co (MRK.N) hopes to patent a new formulation of its $20 billion cancer immunotherapy Keytruda that can be injected under the skin, allowing it to protect its best-selling drug from competition expected as soon as 2028. For years Merck has relied on Keytruda to fuel its growth. …

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Elon Musk expects Neuralink’s brain chip to begin human trials in 6 months

Nov 30 (Reuters) – Elon Musk said on Wednesday he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company Neuralink to begin human clinical trials in six months, after the company missed earlier timelines set by him. The company is developing brain chip interfaces that it says could help disabled patients move and communicate again, …

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COVID hit HIV detection in Europe threatens eradication progress

LONDON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – The number of people in Europe with undiagnosed HIV has risen as testing rates fell during the COVID-19 pandemic, threatening a global goal of ending the disease by 2030, a report said. The joint World Health Organization (WHO) and European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) report said that …

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