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Sy Mukherjee


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Recent articles by Sy:

Behind the biggest digital health deal to date

Livongo and Teladoc struck an $18.5 billion mega-merger, the largest of its kind in the digital health space. → Read More

Why COVID-19 testing in the U.S. is still plagued with delays and inconsistencies

Experts from companies, laboratories, and hospitals, along with top government officials, tell Fortune they are trying their best to cut down how long it takes to get a COVID test result back, including prioritizing tests for certain people and promoting technologies that can deliver results within 15 minutes. → Read More

Articles by Sy Mukherjee

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Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline reach multi-billion dollar deal with U.S. for coronavirus vaccine

British drug giant GlaxoSmithKline and French pharma titan Sanofi are teaming up on a coronavirus vaccine deal with the U.S. worth billions. → Read More

Americans prefer an effective coronavirus vaccine over a hasty one

A new poll finds that American voters would rather wait for an effective coronavirus vaccine than an unproven one rushed to market. → Read More

Roche tried to see if its arthritis drug could fight coronavirus. It didn’t work

Roche's arthritis drug failed a clinical trial for COVID, demonstrating the risks and rewards of repurposing drugs. → Read More

Americans remain politically divided on wearing a mask

Wearing a face mask during the pandemic shouldn't be political. But a new poll shows that it still is. → Read More

The Americans with Disabilities Act turns 30 and shows how far we still need to go

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a milestone law passed 30 years ago. But disabled Americans still face plenty of discrimination and a lack of accommodations. → Read More

A different pandemic: The mental health crisis among LGBTQ youth

The Trevor Project's second annual survey on LGBTQ mental health outlines stark problems and disparities. → Read More

A tale of tradeoffs for a new type of coronavirus test

A French hospital looks to make a breathalyzer version of a coronavirus test. → Read More

Kanye West’s outlandish statements may be a problem. Mental health stigma is a bigger one

It's easy to paint Kanye West as a laughingstock. But mental health stigma isn't funny, even for the rich, famous, and problematic. → Read More

Immunity is complicated. But it’s critical during the pandemic

Being immune from coronavirus isn't quite what it seems. → Read More

What Trump means when he says he 'aced' his presidential cognitive test

President Donald Trump bragged about his cognitive test results, but the tests aren't designed to be difficult. → Read More

More people die in winter than in summer. The coronavirus could change that

A heat wave brushes up against the coronavirus wave. That's a problem. → Read More

Coronavirus data and a dearth of trust

The CDC no longer has primary control over collecting coronavirus hospital data. Will the public trust what comes next? → Read More

How the White House can gain trust for its coronavirus data

The Trump administration's move to re-route coronavirus hospital data away from the CDC raised red flags. A tech CEO and data evangelist explains how the White House can maintain trust. → Read More

The long turnaround for coronavirus tests leaves travelers, economies in a bind

You want to travel and you need a coronavirus test. But you can't get a quick result. What can you do? → Read More

It’s taking longer to get coronavirus test results. That’s a problem

Why it's taking so long for you to get that coronavirus test result back, and why it's a problem. → Read More

One nonprofit’s ambitious new innovation for rare blood cancer patients

Breaking down data silos can be critical to finding cancer cures, especially with a digital health approach. → Read More

Quest Diagnostics says the average turnaround for coronavirus test results is now 7 days or more

As coronavirus cases surge across America, lab testing giant Quest Diagnostics says it could take more than a week for someone to get a COVID test result back. → Read More