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Discovering potential drug targets

This is a student paper from the 2009 final projects in the NIH Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences’ TECH 366 — Biotechnology Management. The students were asked to tell a story based on the course lectures, and to expand with general lessons on biotechnology company management. Discovering potential drug targets Myung K. Kim […]


Drug Patent Expirations in November 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in November 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ALKERAN Glaxosmithkline melphalan hydrochloride 4,997,651 Nov 18, 2008 BREVIBLOC Baxter Hlthcare Corp esmolol hydrochloride 5,017,609 Nov 21, 2008 BUSPAR Bristol Myers Squibb buspirone hydrochloride 5,015,646 Nov 14, 2008 COVERA-HS Gd Searle […]


Drug Patent Expirations in October 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in October2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration CASODEX Astrazeneca bicalutamide 4,636,505 Oct 1, 2008 CONDYLOX Watson Pharms podofilox 5,057,616 Oct 15, 2008 COSOPT Merck dorzolamide hydrochloride; timolol maleate 4,797,413 Oct 28, 2008 ELIGARD Qlt Usa leuprolide acetate 4,938,763 Oct […]


Drug Patent Expirations in September 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in September 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ANDRODERM Watson Labs testosterone 4,855,294 Sep 6, 2008 AVITA Mylan Bertek tretinoin 5,045,317 Sep 3, 2008 DDAVP Sanofi Aventis Us desmopressin acetate 5,047,398 Sep 10, 2008 OPANA ER Endo Pharms oxymorphone […]


Drug Patent Expirations in August 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in August 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ADVAIR DISKUS 100/50 Glaxosmithkline fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate 4,992,474 Aug 12, 2008 ADVAIR DISKUS 100/50 Glaxosmithkline fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate 5,126,375 Aug 12, 2008 ADVAIR DISKUS 100/50 Glaxosmithkline fluticasone propionate; salmeterol […]


Drug Patent Expirations in July 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in July 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration CARDIOLITE Bristol Myers Squibb technetium tc-99m sestamibi kit 4,988,827 Jul 29, 2008 DEPAKOTE Abbott divalproex sodium 4,988,731 Jul 29, 2008 DEPAKOTE Abbott divalproex sodium 5,212,326 Jul 29, 2008 DEPAKOTE CP Abbott […]


Drug Patent Expirations in June 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in June 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ADALAT CC Bayer Pharms nifedipine 4,892,741 Jun 8, 2008 CAVERJECT IMPULSE Pharmacia And Upjohn alprostadil 4,968,299 Jun 28, 2008 EFFEXOR Wyeth Pharms Inc venlafaxine hydrochloride 4,535,186 Jun 13, 2008 EFFEXOR XR […]


Drug Patent Expirations in May 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in May 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration HABITROL Novartis nicotine 5,016,652 May 21, 2008 REQUIP Glaxosmithkline ropinirole hydrochloride 4,824,860 May 19, 2008 SARAFEM Lilly fluoxetine hydrochloride 4,971,998 May 20, 2008 Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com


Drug Patent Expirations in April 2008

Courtesy of DrugPatentWatch.com: Drug Patent Expirations in April 2008 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration ACTINEX Univ Az Cancer Ctr masoprocol 4,695,590 APR 17,2008 ACTINEX Univ Az Cancer Ctr masoprocol 5,008,294 APR 15,2008 ESTROSTEP 21 Warner Chilcott ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate 5,010,070 APR 23,2008 ESTROSTEP FE […]