May 20, 2022
Life Sciences
  • A group of pharmaceutical companies has partnered with global cancer organizations to create the Access to Oncology Medicines (ATOM) Coalition – an alliance aimed at getting more oncology medications to poorer countries. In addition to providing the drugs, the alliance plans to support training, diagnostics, and delivery of the drugs to patients. For the first four years of operation, it will focus on capacity-building activities in ten lower and middle-income countries and developing existing initiatives. (Article here)