Archive for April, 2011

Journal of Commercial Biotechnology — May 2011 issue now available

The May 2011 issue of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology is now available. The links below will take you to the abstract for each paper: Volume 17, Issue 2 Editorial Building biotechnology in Okinawa PDF Yali Friedman Commentary Startup America: What it includes and opportunities for innovators PDF David B Orange Singapore – Home base […]


BIO Humanitarian Award Deadline for Nominations is April 15

Today, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced a distinguished panel of judges who will evaluate nominations for the third annual Biotech Humanitarian Award and select the 2011 Honoree.  BIO created the Award to recognize an everyday hero who has helped to heal, fuel and feed the planet through their work in or support of biotechnology.  […]


Drug Patent Expirations in April 2011

Drug Patent Expirations in April 2011 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration AROMASIN Pharmacia And Upjohn exemestane 4,808,616 Apr 1, 2011 VIVELLE Novartis estradiol 5,300,291 Apr 5, 2011 DEFINITY Lantheus Medcl perflutren 5,547,656 Apr 5, 2011 DEFINITY Lantheus Medcl perflutren 6,773,696 Apr 5, 2011 DEFINITY Lantheus […]