Dr Mark Barrett, chief executive of APC

Irish pharma research company APC is partnering a major US player to develop a new cancer therapy solution that it hopes to take from discovery to mar(...)

Further studies are planned in the US later this month and soon after volunteers will receive the vaccine in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Photograph: AP Photo

Johnson & Johnson has started clinical trials of its experimental Ebola vaccine, which uses a booster from Denmark’s Bavarian Nordic, making it th(...)