Tag Archives: Data

Takeda eyes Alunbrig earlier lung cancer use as 2-year data trounce Pfizer’s Xalkori

Pfizer’s aging Xalkori is the drug to beat in ALK-positive non-small cell lung cancer arena. And that’s just the arena Takeda is aiming for with earlier use of its own treatment Alunbrig. After 25 months of treatment, Alunbrig cut the risk of disease progression by 51% compared with Xalkori in ALK inhibitor-naïve NSCLC, as assessed by… Read More »

How hackers increasingly can target the data of homebound patients

With the rising number of homebound healthcare patients using technology to communicate with caregivers, family and others, comes new data threats from hackers targeting patient data. In a new blog post, I’ve assessed the data security threat of hackers obtaining sensitive data through popular home smart assistant technologies such as Alexa and Google Home, from… Read More »

The Impossible Whopper is driving steady traffic to Burger King, data shows

In this photo illustration, an ‘Impossible Whopper’ sits on a table at a Burger King restaurant on April 1, 2019 in Richmond Heights, Missouri. Burger King announced on Monday that it is testing out Impossible Whoppers, made with plant-based patties from Impossible Foods, in 59 locations in and around St. Louis area. Michael Thomas |… Read More »