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Drug Patent Expirations for December 20 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
AEROSPAN HFA
Acton Pharms
flunisolide
Dec 20, 2013

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 17 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
AGENERASE
Glaxosmithkline
amprenavir
Dec 17, 2013
DEFINITY
Lantheus Medcl
perflutren
Dec 17, 2013
MYLOTARG
Wyeth Pharms Inc
gemtuzumab ozogamicin
Dec 17, 2013

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 17 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
AGENERASE
Glaxosmithkline
amprenavir
Dec 17, 2013
DEFINITY
Lantheus Medcl
perflutren
Dec 17, 2013
MYLOTARG
Wyeth Pharms Inc
gemtuzumab ozogamicin
Dec 17, 2013

*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.


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More than 6,400 small-molecule drugs from 1,700 branded and generic pharmaceutical companies and 700 suppliers, and more than 80,000 U.S. and international patents.

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 16 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
FROVA
Endo Pharms
frovatriptan succinate
Dec 16, 2013

*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.


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Drug Patent Expirations for December 13 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
ABREVA
Glaxosmithkline
docosanol
Dec 13, 2013
LUPRON DEPOT-PED
Abbvie Endocrine Inc
leuprolide acetate
Dec 13, 2013

*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.


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More than 6,400 small-molecule drugs from 1,700 branded and generic pharmaceutical companies and 700 suppliers, and more than 80,000 U.S. and international patents.

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The above list does not discriminate between dominant and non-dominant patents. Drugs listed above may be protected by additional patents and other regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent NumberPatent Expiration
EMADINEAlconemedastine difumarate5,441,958Dec 8, 2013
ENTEREGCubist Pharmsalvimopan5,434,171Dec 8, 2013
EDARBYCLORArbor Pharms Llcazilsartan kamedoxomil; chlorthalidone5,583,141Dec 10, 2013
SOLAGEAqua Pharmsmequinol; tretinoin5,194,247Dec 10, 2013
EDARBIArbor Pharms Llcazilsartan kamedoxomil5,583,141Dec 10, 2013
CYMBALTALillyduloxetine hydrochloride5,023,269*PEDDec 11, 2013
ABREVAGlaxosmithklinedocosanol5,534,554Dec 13, 2013
LUPRON DEPOT-PEDAbbvie Endocrine Incleuprolide acetate6,036,976Dec 13, 2013
FROVAEndo Pharmsfrovatriptan succinate5,962,501Dec 16, 2013
MYLOTARGWyeth Pharms Incgemtuzumab ozogamicin5,585,089Dec 17, 2013
AGENERASEGlaxosmithklineamprenavir5,585,397Dec 17, 2013
DEFINITYLantheus Medclperflutren5,585,112Dec 17, 2013
AEROSPAN HFAActon Pharmsflunisolide5,980,867Dec 20, 2013
DDAVPSanofi Aventis Usdesmopressin acetate5,674,850Dec 23, 2013
DDAVP (NEEDS NO REFRIGERATION)Sanofi Aventis Usdesmopressin acetate5,674,850Dec 23, 2013
VIOXXMerckrofecoxib6,239,173*PEDDec 24, 2013
VIOXXMerckrofecoxib5,474,995*PEDDec 24, 2013
ANTHELIOS SXLoreal Usaavobenzone; ecamsule; octocrylene5,587,150Dec 24, 2013
EFFEXOR XRWyeth Pharms Incvenlafaxine hydrochloride5,916,923*PEDDec 28, 2013
EFFEXOR XRWyeth Pharms Incvenlafaxine hydrochloride6,444,708*PEDDec 28, 2013
*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 11 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
CYMBALTA
Lilly
duloxetine hydrochloride
Dec 11, 2013

*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.


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More than 6,400 small-molecule drugs from 1,700 branded and generic pharmaceutical companies and 700 suppliers, and more than 80,000 U.S. and international patents.

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This is a guest post from Susan K Finston, President of Finston Consulting. Do you have a response to Susan’s post? Respond in the comments section below.

My thoughts have been returning to biotechnology in Israel and how it has benefited from the state’s exceptional technology linkages.

Just ten years ago, innovative life sciences was the lagging indicator in the country’s long-running technology boom.  Bio-pharmaceutical companies in particular expressed concerns about Israel’s commitment to provide effective data exclusivity – protection for commercially valuable dossiers submitted to regulators as a condition for gaining marketing approval – and other lacunae in the outdated patent law.  In the early 2000′s, FDI in innovative bio-pharma R&D stagnated, and Israel lost luster as a clinical research destination.

Much has happened on the IP front in the last 5 years:  In 2009, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) appointed the Israeli Patent Office as an International Searching and Preliminary Authority under the PCT, in recognition of Israel’s technology prowess.  Under pressure abroad and at home, Israel initiated substantial reforms for harmonization its IP regime with international norms. This year Israel seeks to complete the legislative process this year for pending bills to address remaining key concerns relating to patent term extension.

All the while, Israel has excelled at IP management from a technology transfer perspective.  Effective technology transfer pre-dates Israeli independence, and has been carried forward by the Weizman Institute, Technion and other technology powerhouses across the country. (I wrote more about the foundational nature of tech transfer for Israel for the Biotechblog last February, here.)

Technology linkages supporting Israel’s biotech boom are captured in the 2013 US-Israel Innovation Index, released last week here in Washington DC.  The 2013 Index measures how Israel stacks up against a range of comparator countries, including Switzerland, Canada, Singapore, Germany, Sweden, South Korea, Finland, Japan, Turkey, Brazil and Russia, in descending rank.   Indicators include government support for innovation, the level of intensity of private sectors / industry activity, human capital and overall R&D.  Despite its small size – both geographically and in population – Israel ranks with Canada and is outpaced only by Switzerland.   Data sources and an annex with the data itself are available online.

Although it is not addressed directly in the 2013 Index, access to capital is another interesting factor that sets Israel apart from the rest of the Middle East / North Africa (MENA) region.  As measured by the OECD, Israel provides perhaps the most vibrant pool of VC funding outside the United States.   Moreover, Israeli VCs continue to place funds in early stage companies.

Israel’s biotech boom began with medical devices, where Israeli innovators were able to leverage IT technologies for novel Health Information Technologies (HIT).

Overall, the number of life-science companies has grown from 186 in 1996 to more than 1,100 in 2012, in a state with a population of only 7 million people. 

Most biotech funding still goes into medical devices, where the risk and development time is more favorable as compared to pure bio-pharma. Still, an increasing number of Israel’s most exciting biotechnology companies focus purely on novel therapies targeting unmet medical needs. I have met some of these pioneers and they are impressive. Their success or failure may determine the future path of biotechnology in Israel.

About the author:
President of Finston Consulting LLC since 2005, Susan works with innovative biotechnology and other clients ranging from start-up to Fortune-100, providing support for legal, transactional, policy and “doing business” issues. Susan has extensive background and special expertise relating to intellectual property and knowledge-economy issues in advanced developing countries including India and South Asia, Latin America and the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. She also works with governments, and NGOs on capacity building and related educational programs through BayhDole25. Together with biotechnology pioneer Ananda Chakrabarty, she also is co-founder of Amrita Therapeutics Ltd., an emerging biopharmaceutical company based in India with cancer peptide drugs entering in vivo research. Previous experience includes 11 years in the U.S Foreign Service with overseas tours in London, Tel Aviv, and Manila and at the Department of State in Washington DC. For more information on latest presentations and publications please visit finstonconsulting.com.

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 10 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
EDARBI
Arbor Pharms Llc
azilsartan kamedoxomil
Dec 10, 2013
EDARBYCLOR
Arbor Pharms Llc
azilsartan kamedoxomil; chlorthalidone
Dec 10, 2013
SOLAGE
Aqua Pharms
mequinol; tretinoin
Dec 10, 2013

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  • More…

More than 6,400 small-molecule drugs from 1,700 branded and generic pharmaceutical companies and 700 suppliers, and more than 80,000 U.S. and international patents.

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The above list does not discriminate between dominant and non-dominant patents. Drugs listed above may be protected by additional patents and other regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details

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Drug Patent Expirations for December 8 2013

TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent Expiration
EMADINE
Alcon
emedastine difumarate
Dec 8, 2013
ENTEREG
Cubist Pharms
alvimopan
Dec 8, 2013

*Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details.


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More than 6,400 small-molecule drugs from 1,700 branded and generic pharmaceutical companies and 700 suppliers, and more than 80,000 U.S. and international patents.

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The above list does not discriminate between dominant and non-dominant patents. Drugs listed above may be protected by additional patents and other regulatory protections. See the DrugPatentWatch database for complete details

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