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Politics & Life Sciences (PLS) with Dean L. Fanelli, Ph.D.

Dec 3, 2021

My returning guest today is Dr. Jeremy Levin, Chairman and CEO of Ovid Therapeutics and the immediate past Chairman of the global Biotechnology Innovation Organization. He has been voted one of the 25 most influential people in the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to Ovid, Dr. Levin served as President and CEO of...


Nov 26, 2021

New research published in Jama Network Open shows that 54% of people with COVID-19 still have persistent post-COVID symptoms at 6 months including: brain fog (23.8%), anxiety (30%), disordered sleep (27%), depression (20%), joint pain (10%), fatigue or muscle weakness (38%), and flu-like symptoms (10%). The study looked...


Oct 21, 2021

White House rolls out plan to quickly immunize kids age 5 to 11 against Covid
https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/20/covid-vaccine-white-house-announces-plan-to-distribute-shot-to-kids-as-soon-as-its-authorized.html

The White House on Wednesday outlined its plan to distribute doses of Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine...


Oct 7, 2021

Politics & Life Sciences (PLS)

Stories covered today include:

More Than 6.41 Billion Shots Given:
Covid-19 Tracker
In the U.S., 398 million Covid-19 doses have been administered

The biggest vaccination campaign in history is underway. More than 6.41 billion doses have been administered across 184 countries, according to...


Sep 24, 2021


The highly anticipated trial of ex-Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes is underway in San Jose, California. The Stanford dropout who was once a Silicon Valley darling faces felony charges that she duped elite financial backers, customers and patients. Her startup, Theranos, promised to revolutionize the medical world by...