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Hello, and welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Megan Hernbroth, the startups and venture capital reporter on the healthcare team.

First: The US Food and Drug Administration could approve the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine as early as today, The New York Times reported on Friday. That could help encourage people to get vaccinated, and also open the door to more vaccine requirements.

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Google is dismantling its embattled health division as the tech giant reconsiders its strategy for healthcare

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The next mission for Silicon Valley's favorite smart ring? Preventing COVID-19 outbreaks.

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Leaked emails reveal a top MIT professor and biotech founder has been placed on leave following a sexual harassment investigation

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