New setback for Bayer: ordered to pay $2.25 billion in damages to glyphosate sufferer

Bankinter: There has been a new legal setback for the use of glyphosate: a US court sentences Bayer to pay $2.25 billion in compensation to a person affected by the use of glyphosate. Assessment: Negative news, this is the highest compensation that Bayer has been ordered to pay. It is expected that the company will manage to reduce this amount on appeal, as it exceeds the Supreme Court’s guidelines. In…


Positive results from Bayer clinical trial to treat Parkinson’s disease

Bankinter | Positive results from a clinical trial to treat Parkinson’s disease. It is an initial trial, conducted with 12 patients whose Parkinson’s disease symptoms have improved. The treatment has been well tolerated by the participants, and there are no concerns about its safety profile. Bayer announced the findings of this trial at the International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders in Copenhagen and will publish the full results…