'Covid is not going away': Virologist fund manager Dr Ogden on coronavirus, healthcare valuations and biotech opportunities

Single vaccine 'not enough' to treat patients

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Platinum Asset Management's Dr Bianca Ogden
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Platinum Asset Management's Dr Bianca Ogden

The coronavirus pandemic has changed how the world's healthcare systems and biotechnology companies will operate irrevocably as Covid-19 "isn’t going to go away", according to virologist and manager of the AUS$335m Platinum International Healthcare fund Dr Bianca Ogden.

Ogden, who obtained a PhD in virology, and previously worked as a scientist for Johnson & Johnson and Novartis before launching the portfolio in 2003, said comparisons can be made between the Covid-19...

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