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Unlikely response to festival drug testing

Summer means many things in Australia. Interminable cricket coverage, heat that makes you sweat in crevices you never knew you had and, of course, festival season. Music festivals are big business and no matter your taste, chances are there’s one for you. Into old-school sounds and a lip-syncing Janet Jackson? May we suggest RNB Fridays.… Read More »

Sarepta shares surge after surprise approval of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy drug

(Reuters) – Shares of Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT.O) soared 36% on Friday after U.S. regulators shocked Wall Street by approving the company’s treatment for a muscle-wasting disorder less than four months after rejecting the drug over safety concerns. FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seen in Silver Spring,… Read More »