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Dispensed: Dispatches from Davos, updates from the upcoming One Medical IPO, and meet the newest member of the BI healthcare team

Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly healthcare newsletter. This week, layoffs at 23andMe, and work begins on a coronavirus vaccine.

A coalition backed by Bill Gates is funding biotechs that are scrambling to develop vaccines for the deadly Wuhan coronavirus

Biotechs like Moderna and Inovio are working to develop a vaccine for the new virus, with support from the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations.
Citizens wear masks to defend against new viruses on January 22, 2020 in Guangzhou, China.The 2019 new coronavirus, known as "2019-nCoV", was discovered in Wuhan virus pneumonia cases in 2019, and the virus was transmitted from person to person. Currently, confirmed cases have been received in various parts of the world.

A vaccine for Wuhan coronavirus could take years to develop, based on our experience trying to fight Zika and Ebola

The Wuhan coronavirus has now infected more than 630 people and spread to 9 countries. At least 18 people have died.

23andMe just laid off 100 employees as the DNA-testing ‘fad’ ends

DNA-testing giant 23andMe is laying off about 14% of its staff as sales of consumer genetics tests failed to take off the way companies expected.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon

Dispensed: What we’re looking out for at the biggest healthcare investor conference, One Medical’s going public, and biotech surprises

In this week's newsletter, a look at what we'll be watching out for at the biggest healthcare industry conference of the year.
One Medical Doctors at a gathering at the company's San Francisco headquarters.

Buzzy primary care startup One Medical just filed to go public

One Medical was founded on the idea of making it easier to get medical care. The startup last had a private valuation of $1.5 billion.

Dispensed: We rounded up the biggest surprises that could rock healthcare in 2020, and the billion-dollar startups to keep an eye on this year

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.
A Juul ad touts the e-cigarette's flavors.

The Trump Administration is cracking down on sweet and fruity e-cigarette pods in an effort to stem teen vaping

The move comes amid growing concerns about kids vaping and a public safety scare over serious lung diseases tied to the practice.

Dispensed: A look back on the Obamacare decade, top healthcare VCs predict 2020, and a fertility startup scoop

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.
Sanofi CEO Paul Hudson

Dispensed: Sanofi’s new plan, UnitedHealth’s growing bet on medical care, and why Anthem isn’t getting into the primary care busines...

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.