“Orphan” in the news

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orphan drug

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The New York Times
· As Audiobook Market Grows, Narrators of Color Find Their Voice  
Take “The Last Human,” for instance, a space opera published in March about the galactic journey of an orphaned girl, described only as a human living among aliens.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· Fizi of Upin & Ipin animated series apologises to twins (VIDEO)  
It was previously reported that the animated character’s dialogue mistake had caused a storm among the series’ Indonesian fans who demanded an apology when the character declared that orphans do not have a place in heaven since they didn’t have a mother.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Shazam!’ and ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’  
The boy here is Billy (Asher Angel), a teenage orphan who is given magic powers that allow him to transform into an adult superhero (Zachary Levi) by saying the word “shazam.” His character is based on a lesser-known DC superhero created in 1939 — but the movie’s blasé humor is very contemporary.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· Alex Rider review: Buckle up for polished yet safe spy thriller that leaves 2006’s Stormbreaker in the dust  
Like James Bond, Rider is an orphan, raised by his mysterious uncle Ian (Andrew Rider) and devoted housekeeper Jack Starbright (Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo).  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· BioMarin's Positive Hemophilia Data, And Other News: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Biopharma  
The drug candidate has been conferred Orphan Drug and Breakthrough Therapy status.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Crisis in the Liberal City  
Instead of a pious Christianity that’s too often distant from the stranger and the orphan, there is a pious liberalism that depends on the cheap labor of immigrants and the surveillance and harassment of the poor.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Fiction for older children reviews – monster quests and inner challenges  
Thomas Taylor’s Malamander, in which the young orphan Herbert was washed ashore in a most mysterious British seaside town in a crate of lemons, was a justly feted debut.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Assessing Axovant Gene Therapies  
AXO-AAV-GM1 was granted Orphan Drug designation by the FDA in November 2019.  Copy example sentence