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I’ll be attending the Mid-Atlantic Bio in Bethesda in late October.
On November 8th I’ll be in Turkey speaking at the Biotechnology for Turkey Conference.
I’ll be in Toronto in late November, speaking in the AstraZeneca speaker series at the University of Toronto.
If you’re interested in more details or want to meet up, drop me a line.
With the start of a new school year, a new cohort of students are entering biotechnology programs. In order to facilitate those who are using my book, Building Biotechnology, I have set up a networking and information group on facebook.
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Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com:
Drug Patent Expirations in September 2007
*Drugs may be covered by more than one patent
|Tradename||Applicant||Generic Name||Patent Number||Patent Expiration|
|BETAXON||Alcon||levobetaxolol hydrochloride||4,911,920||SEP 27,2007|
|BETOPTIC S||Alcon||betaxolol hydrochloride||4,911,920||SEP 27,2007|
|CARDIOLITE||Bristol Myers Squibb||technetium tc-99m sestamibi kit||4,885,100||SEP 11,2007|
|COGNEX||Sciele Pharma Inc||tacrine hydrochloride||4,816,456||SEP 09,2007|
|COREG||Smithkline Beecham||carvedilol||4,503,067||SEP 05,2007|
|COREG CR||Sb Pharmco||carvedilol phosphate||4,503,067||SEP 05,2007|
|MIRALUMA||Bristol Myers Squibb||technetium tc-99m sestamibi kit||4,885,100||SEP 11,2007|
|NEXIUM||Astrazeneca||esomeprazole magnesium||4,738,974||SEP 01,2007|
|PENLAC||Sanofi Aventis Us||ciclopirox||4,957,730||SEP 18,2007|
|TECZEM||Biovail||diltiazem malate; enalapril maleate||4,880,631||SEP 24,2007|
|TIAMATE||Merck||diltiazem malate||4,880,631||SEP 24,2007|
Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com