Key Talc Expert Defends Cancer Link Ahead Of Calif. Trial

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June 29, 2017, Law 360 — A toxicology expert who has repeatedly testified for women alleging they developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products on Tuesday explained her methodology to the California judge overseeing the state’s first talc trial. Toxicology and pharmacology expert Laura Plunkett defended her conclusion that talc causes […]

Warning About the Risks of Combining Aspirin with Xarelto

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As parties prepare for the second Xarelto bellwether trial in the Xarelto Multidistrict Litigation (MDL)in the Eastern District of Louisiana, the Institute of Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) has released their QuarterWatch report for the third quarter of 2016. Among the institute’s findings is an increase in aspirin-related bleeding events, which they believe is actually related […]