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Disputes over mask mandates comprise 75% of FAA’s unruly-passenger complaints on planes

A traveler wearing a face mask is seen at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, Feb. 2, 2021. Ting Shen | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images A majority of the Federal Aviation Administration’s unruly-passenger reports on airplanes stem from passengers who refuse to comply with mask mandates put in place to guard… Read More »

Mylan sues generic rival Teva over ‘sophisticated scheme’ to block Copaxone copycats

Teva Pharmaceutical is facing down plenty of lawsuits. Now, one of its chief rivals in the generics field is adding another case to Teva’s plate.  Mylan, which has merged with Pfizer’s Upjohn to form Viatris, is taking Teva to court over claims the Israeli-American drugmaker used anticompetitive practices to guard its branded multiple sclerosis med Copaxone from generics. In the lawsuit,… Read More »

Brain scans of coronavirus patients suggest ‘significant’ grey matter loss over time: study

An analysis of brain scans from people once infected with COVID-19 suggested a consistent pattern in loss of grey matter over time, researchers say. Researchers affiliated with the University of Oxford posted findings ahead of peer review this week to medRxiv, drawing on data from the U.K. Biobank. They compared brain scans taken pre-pandemic to… Read More »