HOW THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE COVID VACCINE COULD LEAD TO CURING OTHER DISEASES

MetroFocus | April 5, 2022

Can leftover drugs gathering dust on Big Pharma’s lab shelves help cure the world’s rarest diseases? Can the unprecedented data sharing we saw with Covid research become the norm across treatment development? Our guest tonight, NYC-based Children’s Tumor Foundation President Annette Bakker, PhD, says yes – and she’s working hard to make sure of it -spearheading an initiative that turns old medicines from firms like Pfizer and Takeda into lifesaving treatments – and building worldwide collaborative networks between scientists, academics, and patients.