Keyword: Leerink Swann


6. AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca had a pretty rough few years of R&D setbacks and failures up until 2012, when its former chief, David Brennan, was all but pushed out as a result. But things seem to have steadied somewhat since Pascal Soriot took the helm.

Despite deaths and trial halts, Leerink sees Juno positives

Juno took a major hit last year when a number of patients died in its experimental CAR-T test, which for months has remained under a cloud and another halt. But analysts at Leerink see reasons to be cheerful about its second next-gen blood cancer candidate.