More News! GSK’s Pipeline Shakeup, Bayer’s Failure & an EU Investigation

Try as we might, we can’t cover all the biotech news out there! Here’s a roundup of news that didn’t make the cut this week.

Oleksii G
  • Bayer’s ADC for mesothelioma failed in Phase II, collaterally denting the stocks of its partners MorphoSys and ImmunoGen
  • Themis has kicked off a Phase II study of its Chikungunya vaccine in Puerto Rico, where the disease is endemic

Brian Lasenby

  • Do presubmission meetings with the EMA open the door for drugmakers to influence MAA decisions? The EU is investigating.
  • Emma Walmsley, GSK’s CEO, is making big moves to overhaul the pharma’s pipeline

Images from Brian Lasenby, Nirun Thuwasin, Marco Diaz Segura, Oleksii G, Janossy Gergely, Vladimir Wrangel /

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