Big Pharma to Big Biopharma: Frost & Sullivan Examines the Latest M&A Trends and Opportunities
...le the economic downturn and related credit crunch has had an impact, this alone cannot account for the recent M&A mania, which has including four mega
M&As in the first half of 2009.
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO )
"The real intention behind these m...
Recent Graduates Finding BioTech & Pharmaceutical Jobs Easier Than Ever With The Launch of CampusRXBio
...nts, new graduates and alumni want employment and networking resources that are geared to their specific job market rather than only part of a general mega
site. We have experienced this first-hand with the incredible popularity of our nursing/healthcare specific site, CampusRN. Now we are excited to laun...
3rd Global Jatrophaworld Training 2009... Set to Create and Build a Sustainable non-food Biodiesel Industry
...e growing world of biodiesel you need complete and comprehensive knowledge of Plant science and Plant technology and just registering yourself for the mega
happenings in the Jatropha world, you can ensure the same as this is the only platform to understand & learn, to plan and execute, the best expert...
Life Sciences Organizations Choose Oracle to Accelerate and Simplify Clinical Trial Data Collection
of subject data and offers a robust system of edit checks to ensure the data
accuracy and integrity essential to effectively managing global mega
said Tom O'Leary, Global Head of Data Management, ICON Clinical Research.
-- "Quintiles Transnational is committed to enhancing clinic...
Tishcon Corp Reaches Donation Milestone Exceeds 1 Million Bottles of Multi-Vitamins for Nourish America
...tary and herbal supplements and private label
non-prescription (OTC) pharmaceuticals. Some major products are Q-Gel(R)
Forte, Q-Gel(R) Ultra, Q-Gel(R) mega
and the recently introduced
Hydrosoluble Chew Q(R) 30mg, 100mg, and 600 mg chewable tablets, Liquid
Q(R), and Active Q(R).
A full service manufactur...
Investment and Growth in US Medical Technology Industry Continues Despite Challenging Public Markets
...and the first half of 2008. The total value of M&As was $49
billion in 2007, an 83% increase over 2006 after adjusting for the skewing
impact of three mega
mergers in 2006. Through the first half of 2008, the
total value of M&A in the sector was approximately US$19 billion, a
slightly lower pace than 2007...
Comprehensive Jatropha Standards Mandatory in Optimum Long-term Biofuel Efficacy
...alance, biodiversity loss and social dimensions to ensure Jatropha's use as a sustainable biofuel feedstock.
The challenges inherent in mega
The importance of addressing key factors such as creating local value chains, leveraging carbon finance potential and review...
American Telugu Association's Convention Attracts Over 10,000 People in the U.S.
... The 10th American Telugu Association (ATA) Conference & Youth Convention, an upcoming mega
event, being held from July 3 to July 5, 2008 in Newark, New Jersey, is all set to receive more than 10,000 people from NRI Telugu community.
Cypress Systems, Inc. Launches Cancer Prevention Health Campaign Using SelenoExcell(R)
...: Dr. Mark E. Whitacre.)
Mark Whitacre is the subject of a motion picture to be filmed starting
next month, titled, "The Informant," with box office mega
star Matt Damon
playing Whitacre. However, Whitacre's real mission in life and main passion
for the future is focused on the role of selenium and Sele...
Cryolife Once Again Severely Maims an Innocent Knee Surgery Patient
The recent victim Michael Hohenbery a farm equipment mechanic from
downstate Illinois can no longer work and will be on mega
pain medications the rest of his life. His suit will be filed Friday in
Cobb County the location of Cryolife.
The Hohenbery case o...
Highlights of Economic and Business Growth in the Tampa Bay Region
...f high-resolution 2D
X-ray inspection systems and 3D computed tomography systems, was recently
awarded the "Governor's Newcomer Award" for the state's mega
category as part of Florida's Industry Appreciation Week. The German-based
high-technology company began its U.S. operations in St. Petersburg ...
Japanese biotech is booming and linked with Midwest
... with the fervor under Washios leadership, which helped unite biotech activities throughout the U.S. Midwest.
More Pharma Mergers
Though no pharma mega
mergers have been announced in the first quarter of 2005, regional mergers seem to be in vogue. We have already seen whats happening in Japan earlier ...
Though pharma growth slides, blockbusters reach new record
... we now have two new categories. We will call them mega
blockbusters (or drugs that have sold more than $1...why Pfizer is king of the hill with five of the 27 mega
and super blockbusters. The fight for second place is heavily contested with Merck having four mega
blockbusters and Johnson & Johnson also having fou...
Top 20 big pharmas represent majority of world pharma market
... weeks column, we explored the world pharmaceutical market, the leading therapeutic classes of drugs and the drug blockbusters, super blockbusters and mega
Though the number of drug blockbusters is on the rise as key Big Pharma companies increasingly globalize their product launches with ...
Active Air Networks Wisconsin launches broadband and wireless networks in Wisconsin
...s technologies include broadband point-to-point, point to multipoint and 802.11 a/b/g Wi-Fi standards. The service is mobile, yet high-speed at 1 to 3 mega
bits per second.
Active Air Networks Wisconsin, which is privately funded, will work jointly with Broadband Network Services to engineer and build ...
A final word on branding
... how "high volume" or "intense" branding got the center stage. Today, in this budgetless environment, it is only a dream for most agencies to get such mega
U.S. businesses are still very much overdosed with over-branding. Massive turnover in the advertising and branding industry, compounded by ...
Entries sought for New Products Awards
...coming from research and engineering of new products and emerging technologies.
Governor's New Products Awards are given in four major categories: mega
companies (1,000 or more employees); large companies (500-999 employees); medium companies (50-499 employees); and small companies (up to 49 employees...
When will the Internet be divided among nations?
... and desired goals and an agenda. All it will take is one country to start the domino effect. China has already threantened.
First, there will be a mega
shift in the access mechanism, the complete re-thinking of search engine methodologies and optimization. Second, there will be a 10-fold jump in the n...
Biotech flourishes in 2005 while Big Pharma is on the decline
...JP Morgan's (known previously as the Hambrecht & Quist, or H&Q Conference) 24 th Annual Healthcare Conference at the Westin San Francisco Hotel. This mega
event will review the status of 260 public and private life science companies and provide a wrap-up of 2005 and a look-see into what might happen in 2...
Old bell system merging back together, but it's not the same
...analysts predicting that Verizon may do the same to keep parity, this only strengthens the incumbent telephone companies into a couple non-negotiating mega
powers that will still dictate the terms and conditions of any rewrite bill or sweeping reform of the industry. This can already be seen in some state...
Last ethanol article you'll ever need to read, Part II
...g one product over another with subsidy favoritism. I would much rather temporarily favor my farmer-owned ethanol co-op than see subsidies flow to the mega
oil companies and the foreign countries that supply them.
Given any of these drawbacks, however, I still feel that Americans and Wisconsinites sho...
CEOs Gone Wild? Risks and rewards in the executive suite
...t yammer on anymore about Nardelli's Everest-like severance (although there is an ironic symmetry between his $210 million pile and the latest lottery mega
jackpot of $254 million).
How big is your slice of the pie?
Bubbling beneath the surface of this latest CEO receives excessive compensation s...
Emergence of Internet video is changing the regulatory landscape
... Madison, Wis. - One of the mega
hits of the Internet video era is Chad Vader, a comedy series created by and starring Madison filmmakers Aaron Yonda and Matt Sloan. The series tracks...
Of private equity, research, and drug development
...ls the continued might of private-equity firms, aided by a flood of cheap debt and eager institutional investors like pension funds.
What does this mega
deal have to do with pharmaceutical drug pipelines?
As many know, we are currently basking in an era of low interest rates. Many would regard th...
Who is minding the Innovation Gap?
Every newspaper splash about the latest mega
deal means that billions less are deployed towards...tion targets are revenue-generating concerns.
deals . While the headlines are dominated by multi-billion dollar mega
deals, there certainly are smaller private equity ...
Delivery of pCMV-S DNA Using the Helios Gene Gun System Is Superior to Intramuscular Injection in Balb/c Mice
... the HBsAg subtype ayw was kindly provided
by Dr Robert Whalen, Maxygen, USA. DNA was prepared using the QIAGEN EndoFree
kit. The presence of the HBsAg insert was verified by restriction
enzyme digestion using BamHI and analysis by agarose gel electrophoresis....
QIAfilter Plasmid Kits
...ber, size of insert, host
strain, and culture medium.
For purification of low-copy plasmids and cosmids, QIAfilter Plasmid
Kits are a better choice than QIAfilter Plasmid Giga Kits, due to the
large culture volumes required and the limited capacity of the QIAfilte...
EndoFree Plasmid Kits
...or purification of low-copy plasmids and cosmids, EndoFree Plasmid
Kits are a better choice than EndoFree Plasmid Giga Kits, due to the
... purification of low-copy plasmids and cosmids, EndoFree Plasmid
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