Immunocore presents phase 3 data comparing tebentafusp with investigator’s choice in the clinical trial plenary session at the American Association for Cancer Research 2021 Annual Meeting


Immunocore presents phase 3 data comparing tebentafusp with investigator’s choice in the clinical trial plenary session at the
 American Association for Cancer Research 2021 Annual Meeting

Tebentafusp is the first investigational therapy to improve Overall Survival (OS) in patients with metastatic uveal melanoma

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Duterte set to hold teleconference with Putin

President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to have a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Malacañang confirmed on Tuesday.

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made the announcement but refused to spill additional details about the scheduled phone call.

In a virtual presser, Roque explained that Duterte’s …

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NegOcc’s request for GCQ status denied: guv

Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson said on Tuesday the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has denied his request to place Negros Occidental under a general community quarantine (GCQ) category.

Lacson said regional director Juan Jovian Engeniero of the Department of …

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Food and wine festival slated in Cebu

Cebu’s hospitality players have come together to stage the first-ever Cebu Food and Wine Festival (CFWF) to revive the pandemic-ravaged tourism and culinary industries of the island.

Non-profit group Ministry of Wine and Food, created to organize the CFWF, said on Tuesday the event will …

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DOJ proposes inmates’ inoculation

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has explored the possibility of inoculating persons deprived of liberty (PDL) as curbing Covid-19 infections in cramped cells poses a challenge.

DOJ Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Tuesday “efforts are now heavily focused on containing the spread of Covid-19”.

“The …

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Antique guv receives Covid-19 vax

Antique Governor Rhodora J. Cadiao received her first dose of the Sinovac vaccine on Monday.

“The governor was the first LCE (local chief executive) to be vaccinated in Antique, which is one of the provinces in the country considered to be critical and high risks …

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Murder suspect killed in Tondo

A suspected leader of an organized crime group was killed on Tuesday while the police was about to serve a warrant of arrest in Tondo, Manila.

Special Mayor’s Reaction Team (SMaRT) chief Lt. Col. Rosalino Ibay Jr. said his operatives, along with the Detective Special …

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PH adds 10K RT-PCR testing daily

As coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases surge, National Task Force Against Covid-19 (NTF) deputy chief implementer Vivencio Dizon said the government has further ramped up its testing capacity to detect those individuals that are infected by the coronavirus.

In a Palace briefing Tuesday, Dizon said …

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3 killed in Cotabato City ambush

Police are in pursuit of still-unidentified armed men who killed three persons in an ambush here around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Col. Rommel Javier, city police director, identified the victims based on their identification cards as Ali Abdurahim Tamal, of Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao; Norma Dalimbang Sapi, …

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787 railway personnel have Covid-19

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) reported that 787 personnel in the four rail lines in Metro Manila have so far tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), based on data collected on Monday.

In a status report released Tuesday, the DOTr said the positivity …

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