MSF among health groups appealing European Patent Office decision to uphold Gilead's patent on hepatitis C drug – Doctors Without Borders

MSF among health groups appealing European Patent Office decision to uphold Gilead's patent on hepatitis C drug – Doctors Without Borders

NEW YORK/PARIS, DECEMBER 5, 2018—Six organizations appealed today the European Patent Office’s September decision to uphold US pharmaceutical corporation Gilead Science’s patent on the key hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir. The appeal—filed by Médecins du Monde (MdM), Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), AIDES (France), Access to Medicines Ireland, Praksis (Greece), and Salud por Derecho (Spain)—states […]

Alphabet's Wing drones set to land in Europe – CNET

Alphabet's Wing drones set to land in Europe – CNET

Wing is bringing its drone delivery service to Finland.  Wing Alphabet is bringing its drone service to Europe. On Tuesday, Wing, a drone delivery business owned by Google’s parent company, said it’ll launch in Europe in the spring of 2019, with the introduction of service in the Helsinki area of Finland. Wing has spent the […]

The Top 11 Goalscorers In Europe So Far This Season – Soccer Laduma

The Top 11 Goalscorers In Europe So Far This Season – Soccer Laduma

Cristiano Ronaldo has overtaken Lionel Messi’s league goals tally, while Neymar has climbed into joint-second spot behind Europe’s current top goalscorer Kylian Mbappe. Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see the top marksmen in Europe’s top five leagues so far in this campaign. The Juventus striker scored his 10th […]

Iran test-fired missile capable of hitting Europe, Pompeo says – Haaretz

Iran test-fired missile capable of hitting Europe, Pompeo says – Haaretz

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday condemned what he described as Iran’s testing of a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying multiple warheads as a violation of the international agreement on Tehran’s nuclear program. Amid tension between Washington and Tehran over ballistic missiles, Pompeo warned in a statement released on Twitter that Iran […]

Hungary backs $1.7 million to combat anti-Semitism in Europe – KSL.com

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government says it will spend 1.5 million euros ($1.7 million) a year to support programs countering anti-Semitism in Europe. Government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said Thursday that funds have been earmarked for a Hungarian Jewish civic group — the Europe Action and Protection League. It will have an office in […]

U.S. official urges Europe to consider more Russia sanctions – Reuters

U.S. official urges Europe to consider more Russia sanctions – Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) – The United States wants its European allies to consider further sanctions against Russia over the situation in Ukraine, the U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations said on Wednesday. “We certainly encourage our European allies to look harder at what additional sanctions could be implemented,” Kurt Volker said in Berlin. “I’ve seen at […]