Navigation Links
The Coming of Biotech Generic Pharmaceuticals

CHICAGO In a column last year, I commented on the growing generic pharmaceuticals business in the U.S. and around the world. Generic pharmaceuticals are not only big business but will continue to get even bigger. There are a couple reasons why:

1) Numerous drug patents expiring over the next couple years.

2) The increased concern in the U.S. about rising drug pri......

Full article >>> s).

Second, the actual final manufacturing isnt easy and requires special care. Most of these products are injectables as few if any protein-based drugs can be administered orally. They do not successfully survive the transition through the stomach in order to release a therapeutic effect in the gastrointestinal tract.

So what is at stake here? The answer is a lot! Biotech drug......

Full article >>> t, most cancers are still incurable and only a few types of cancer (testicular cancer and some types of leukemias) are curable. Existing therapy only has marginal effect. There is plenty of room here for therapeutic improvement particularly considering there are more than 1 million new cases of cancer in the U.S. alone each year.

2) The FDA has recognized this dilemma and has prov......

Full article >>>

Unfortunately, the NCI today is a very large bureaucracy whose goal is the discovery and development of new therapies but not the commercialization of such therapy. As such, the NCI process is very slow.



Given the NCIs role in developing and funding the early stage development of many cancer drugs and the governments concern about the rising cost of medicines, it is ......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Michael Rosen 01/26/04


Related biology technology :

1. Social engineering - Coming to an IT ship near you?
2. Biotech officials praise focus of new venture fund
3. Biotech executive books a career flight thats closer to home
4. Gala Biotech among companies sold for $3.3 billion
5. Biotech with Madison ties raises $21M in capital
6. Biotech firm uses live heart tissue in drug screens
7. Biotech talent drew venture-funded firm to Madison
8. Biotech firm has strokes, Alzheimers in its sights
9. 42 days until the 2006 Olympics of Biotechnology in Chicago
10. Biotech crops gaining acceptance, but their full promise has yet to be fulfilled
11. Biotech leads list of top U.S. companies to work for
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/10/2016)... -- IsoRay, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR), a medical technology company ... for the treatment of prostate, brain, lung, head and ... for the second quarter and six months of fiscal ... --> --> Revenue was $1.19 ... ended December 31, 2015, a 12% increase compared to ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Benchmark Research, a ... promotion of two long-standing principal investigators (PI) to the roles of Chief Medical ... Development. , Dr. Laurence Chu, a Benchmark Research PI in the Austin office, ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... SonaCare Medical, LLC reports the ... Sonalinkā„¢ remote monitoring. The inaugural launch of this new technology occurred over the ... Samuel Peretsman to a HIFU technical expert at SonaCare Medical headquarters. , ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... Global Stem Cells Group, ... Global Stem Cells Network (GSCN) and its affiliate Global Medical Training Network ... adipose and bone marrow therapies. , Through the new collaboration, Global Stem ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/28/2016)... SYNA ), a leading developer of human interface solutions, today ... --> --> Net revenue ... to the comparable quarter last year to $470.5 million. Net income ... $0.93 per diluted share. --> ... 2016 grew 9 percent over the prior year period to $60.3 ...
(Date:1/25/2016)... , Jan. 25, 2016  Glencoe Software, the ... pharma and publication industries, will provide the data management ... Centre (NPSC). ... Phenotypic analysis measures ... whole organisms, allowing comparisons between states such as health ...
(Date:1/21/2016)... , January 21, 2016 ... to a new market research report "Emotion Detection and ... Others), Software Tools (Facial Expression, Voice Recognition and ... - Global forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, ... expected to reach USD 22.65 Billion by 2020, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):