Here are some of the new reforms in Senator Mitch McConnell’s Better Care Reconciliation Act compared to the original version of the BCRA.
The panel of cancer experts voted 10-0 Wednesday, recommending that the treatment be approved. Novartis plans further filings for CTL019 in the U.S. and EU later this year, including applications with the FDA and European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the treatment of adults with r/r diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). If positive, CTL019 would be the first CAR-T therapy in the market.
McConnell previously said that if there’s no agreement among Republicans, he will be forced to begin discussions with Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y. Republican senators have been downplaying the chances of a quick vote on their ObamaCare replacement bill amid divisions in the party over what the legislation should look like.
As Spider-Man’s official entry in the MCU, this was certainly a welcome homecoming. In one of the most heartbreaking deaths in all of comics, Spider-Man’s attempt to catch his falling girlfriend with webbing backfires when the sudden stop breaks her neck (more or less played out by Emma Stone in The Amazing Spider-Man 2).