Archive for May, 2010

Drug Patent Expirations in May 2010

Drug Patent Expirations in May 2010 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ZOLOFT Pfizer sertraline hydrochloride 4,962,128*PED May 2, 2010 ARTHROTEC Gd Searle Llc diclofenac sodium; misoprostol 5,698,225 May 3, 2010 FEMHRT Warner Chilcott ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate 5,208,225 May 4, 2010 LANTUS Sanofi Aventis Us […]


Blogging from BIO2010

I’ve arrived in Chicago in preparation for BIO2010. My first order of business is the Biotech Education banquet, and there’s and exciting itinerary to follow. Some highlights include: – the Biotech Humanitarian of the Year Award – the rollout of this year’s Scientific American Worldview – my booksigning on Wednesday from 10-11:30