Biotechnology in Countries Beginning with “I” – Part 8

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. In the run-up to the 2015 Biotechnology Industry Organization Convention (BIO2015), I am reflecting on the exponential growth of Israel’s innovative life sciences sector over the last five […]


Drug Patent Expirations for Jun 4, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. IONSYS (fentanyl hydrochloride) The Medicines Co Patent number: 6,842,640 Expiration Date: Jun 2, 2015 BYSTOLIC (nebivolol hydrochloride) Forest Labs Patent number: 5,759,580 Expiration Date: Jun 2, 2015 NOVOLOG […]


Drug Patent Expirations for Jun 4, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. WELCHOL (colesevelam hydrochloride) Daiichi Sankyo Patent number: 5,693,675 Expiration Date: Jun 2, 2015 INTEGRILIN (eptifibatide) Schering Patent number: 5,968,902 Expiration Date: Jun 2, 2015 IONSYS (fentanyl hydrochloride) The […]


Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. Antigen compositions and methods of inhibiting Michael Konkel, Tri Duong, Charlie Larson, Jason Neal-McKinney Washington State University Patent number: 9,047,864 Issue Date: June 02, 2015 […]


Looking forward to BIO #BIO2015

I am looking forward to this year’s BIO convention, as it returns to Philadelphia. It will be a busy conference. In addition to connecting with colleagues, representing the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, and this blog, I will also be signing books, giving a talk, and attending the Scientific American Worldview rollout. Highlights: I will be signing […]


Drug Patent Expirations for May 28, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. NEXIUM 24HR (esomeprazole magnesium) Astrazeneca Lp Patent number: 5,690,960 Expiration Date: May 25, 2015 NEXIUM (esomeprazole magnesium) Astrazeneca Pharms Patent number: 5,690,960 Expiration Date: May 25, 2015 EGRIFTA […]


Drug Patent Expirations for May 28, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. NEXIUM 24HR (esomeprazole magnesium) Astrazeneca Lp Patent number: 5,690,960 Expiration Date: May 25, 2015 NEXIUM (esomeprazole magnesium) Astrazeneca Pharms Patent number: 5,690,960 Expiration Date: May 25, 2015 ABLAVAR […]


Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. Support for affinity chromatography and method for isolating immunoglobulin Satoshi Nakamura, Tetsuo Fukuta, Yusuke Okano, Tomonori Shiotani, Kouji Tamori, Yu Otani, Shun-Cheng Li, Xing Li, […]


Additional on-line material: Pharmacoeconomics and the growth of the biotechnology industry

This paper is part of the free Open Access archive of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology
Additional on-line material: Pharmacoeconomics and the growth of the biotechnology industry
Go to paperABSTRACT: Assuming a constant stream of new biotec…


Using Biotechnology, CSI, and Zombies to Promote Science Education in one of America’s Most Challenging Regions

The following paper has been added to the free open access archives at the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology: Using Biotechnology, CSI, and Zombies to Promote Science Education in one of America’s Most Challenging Regions David Eugene Menshew This paper examines the creation of a forensic biotechnology program that engages students, promotes science learning beyond the […]