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Robin Respaut

Special Report - The toxic legacy of a California Naval base

31 Jan 2019

SAN FRANCISCO It seemed like the ideal redevelopment play. The Treasure Island Naval Station, erected on a picturesque strip of land in the middle of San Francisco Bay in 1942, was closed by the U.S. Navy in 1997. The city of San Francisco eyed the property as the centrepiece of a plan for easing the technology hub’s housing crisis. | Video

U.S. insulin costs per patient nearly doubled from 2012 to 2016: study

22 Jan 2019

The cost of insulin for treating type 1 diabetes in the United States nearly doubled over a five-year period, underscoring a national outcry over rising drug prices, according to a new analysis shared with Reuters.

U.S. insulin costs per patient nearly doubled from 2012 to 2016 -study

22 Jan 2019

Jan 22 The cost of insulin for treating type 1 diabetes in the United States nearly doubled over a five-year period, underscoring a national outcry over rising drug prices, according to a new analysis shared with Reuters.

Exclusive: Big Pharma returning to U.S. price hikes in January after pause

20 Dec 2018

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Novartis AG and Bayer AG are among nearly 30 drugmakers that have taken steps to raise the U.S. prices of their medicines in January, ending a self-declared halt to increases made by a pharma industry under pressure from the Trump administration, according to documents seen by Reuters.

RPT-FOCUS-As China builds biotech sector, cash floods U.S. startups

24 Sep 2018

SAN FRANCISCO/HONG KONG, Sept 24 For three whirlwind days in June, U.S. scientist Zhi Hong went shopping at the Boston Bio Conference to find drugs to fill the pipeline of his two-week-old drug company.

As China builds biotech sector, cash floods U.S. startups

24 Sep 2018

SAN FRANCISCO/HONG KONG For three whirlwind days in June, U.S. scientist Zhi Hong went shopping at the Boston Bio Conference to find drugs to fill the pipeline of his two-week-old drug company.

Millions of Americans still trapped in debt-logged homes ten years after crisis

14 Sep 2018

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa., 2018 School bus driver Michael Payne was renting an apartment on the 30th floor of a New York City high-rise, where the landlord's idea of fixing broken windows was to cover them with boards. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-Millions of Americans still trapped in debt-logged homes ten years after crisis

14 Sep 2018

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa., Sept 14, 2018 School bus driver Michael Payne was renting an apartment on the 30th floor of a New York City high-rise, where the landlord's idea of fixing broken windows was to cover them with boards.

Chinese biotech valuations likely hit as trailblazer's Hong Kong shares sink

29 Aug 2018

HONG KONG/SAN FRANCISCO Biotech startups can expect more measured valuations should they list in Hong Kong, investors and bankers said, after shares of the first such firm to take advantage of rules allowing listings from pre-profit biotechs dropped 44 percent in the first month.

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