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Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week. We hope the weekend respite was refreshing and invigorating, although some were quite busy, thanks to the American Society of Hematology gathering that got under way (you can read about this here, here, here and here). Now, though, the time has come for everyone to pick up the pace and this calls for — you guessed it — a cup of stimulation. Our choice today is pecan pie. Meanwhile, here are some tidbits to help you along. Have a smashing day and please remember to send us secret documents …

Sanofi (SNY) urged the Philippines to lift the suspension of its dengue vaccine, insisting it was safe, but the government accused the firm of “dishonesty,” The Daily Mail tells us. The vaccine and an immunization program vaccine were suspended after Sanofi warned that Dengvaxia could lead to “severe” symptoms for people who had not previously been infected with dengue.

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