New Oral Agent Approved for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

New Oral Agent Approved for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

The FDA approved oral ponesimod (Ponvory) to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), including clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease, and active secondary progressive disease, drugmaker Janssen announced Friday. Ponesimod is a selective modulator of the sphingosine-1 phosphate receptor, like two other approved MS drugs, fingolimod (Gilenya) and siponimod (Mayzent). Binding of the drug to…

Russia Threatens Vax Sabotage, Blackmail & Spy Boost After Biden Calls Putin a ‘Killer’

Russia Threatens Vax Sabotage, Blackmail & Spy Boost After Biden Calls Putin a ‘Killer’

The Kremlin was unquestionably furious about President Joe Biden’s Wednesday interview with ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos. In contrast to former President Donald Trump’s outright refusal to condemn the Russian leader for any of his actions, when Biden was asked whether he thought Russian President Vladimir Putin was a “killer,” he succinctly replied, “Mmm-hmm, I do.”On…