Steve Duffy

Steve Duffy

Steve Duffy is the Digital Editor for MPR, part of the Medical Communications Group of Haymarket Media. He holds a BA in Media and Communications from Dundalk Institute of Technology and an MA in Journalism from Griffith College Dublin (both Ireland).

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MPR Weekly Dose Podcast #139

FDA pulls bebtelovimab EUA; compounding guidance issued in light of the amoxicillin shortage; the first fecal microbiota treatment is approved; a treatment for Alzheimer disease agitation shows promise; and a gene therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy is accepted for Priority Review.

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast #137

USPSTF recommendations on estrogen and progesterone; semaglutide assessed in obese teenagers; efficacy and safety data released for investigational maternal RSV vaccine; updates to Clozapine REMS; FDA panel votes on investigational CNS/leptomeningeal metastasis treatment.

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast #136

Approvals for relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma, non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis, and unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma; advisory committee takes vote on potential treatment for anemia of chronic kidney disease; and an oral formulation of pulmonary arterial hypertension treatment.

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast #135

FDA Panel votes on the potential removal from the market of Makena; results from an apixaban trial of patients with atrial fibrillation and valvular heart disease; reports of serious ocular complications with monkeypox infection; the novavax vaccine becomes the latest authorized COVID-19 booster; and treatments for nephropathy and ALS have their review period extended.

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast #134

Bivalent COVID-19 booster vaccines for children; wearable device to help treat fluid overload in adults with chronic heart failure; real-world data insights into molnupiravir efficacy; vaccine for the third trimester of pregnancy to prevent pertussis; and an FDA update on apomorphine infusion in Parkinson disease.