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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Yosemite National Park expanded a warning about the deadly hantavirus to 230,000 more recent visitors and confirmed on Thursday that a ninth person had contracted the virus, which has already killed three people.

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GlaxoSmithKline PLC said Friday it has again extended its $ 2.6 billion hostile offer for shares of Human Genome Sciences Inc., its collaborator on the lupus drug Benlysta.

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Elan’s CEO will not resign as originally planned this spring, the company said Thursday, after the board asked him to remain during a pivotal analyses of a drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease.

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Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. is extending by a day its tender offer for pain drug developer Icagen, after the number of shares tendered by Wednesday’s deadline fell just short of what Pfizer needed.

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The New York City Fire Department's Organ Preservation Unit will be staffed with personnel trained to get a donor family's consent, perform medical procedures necessary to keep the donor organ viable, as well as transport the donor to the hospital to harvest the organs for transplant. Families choosing whether to donate a loved one’s organs usually have days to grapple with their decision. But they would have only about 20 minutes to make the choice in a new pilot program meant to recover organs from patients who die at home.



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A mid-stage trial of an experimental drug being developed by Amgen found that it can extend survival by several weeks for women with advanced ovarian cancer when combined with chemotherapy.

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Cytori Therapeutics Inc., which makes products used in adult stem cell harvesting and research, said Thursday it extended the term and modified the focus of a distribution deal with General Electric’s health care unit.

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The annual checkup of the government’s big benefit programs for the elderly showed that the administration’s sweeping health care overhaul will extend the life of the Medicare hospital insurance fund by 12 years.


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New health care law extends coverage to millions
The new health care law is about delayed gratification. Many of its provisions extending health insurance coverage to millions more Americans don’t take effect for months, or even years. Even the opportunity to add a dependent up to age 28 to your health plan won’t take effect for several months for many families. However, AultCare said it would voluntarily extend coverage in the bulk of its …

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