Morning News Roundup

roundupHere is a collection of news from this morning:

Local News:

Takeda beefs up new vaccines arm with $250M bolt-on buyout of Inviragen – FierceBiotech

Failure Of Baxter’s Trial Another Blow To Alzheimer’s Treatment Forbes

Health IT:

Hospitals Lose $8.3 Billion Using Old Technology – USA Today

3 things that will help telemedicine go mainstream and win over pessimists – MedCity News

Beyond the activity tracker: 4 intriguing uses for wearable sensors in health research – MedCity News

Ag BIO News:

Biotech Crop Adoption and Stewardship Go Hand-in-Hand in Africa – CropLife International

Legislative News:

IPAB Shifts Costs and May Negatively Affect Patient Access  – HuffingtonPost

One hospital charges $8,000 — another, $38,000The Washington Post

Report: Global biosimilars market could reach $2.5B this year

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