Tag: vaccines

May 9, 2013

Takeda Pharmaceutical Pays $35 Million for Inviragen

Japanese company Takeda Pharmaceutical (TYO:4502) will buy Inviragen Inc. for an upfront payment of $35 million plus future payments of...
April 15, 2013

Novartis Ruling a Boon for India’s Generic Drug Developers

India's Supreme Court recently rejected Novartis' patent claim on Glivec, its best-selling leukemia drug, opening up opportunities for manufacturers of...
March 22, 2013

Mutation Detection is Key to Developing Vaccines

New technologies that detect cell mutations are helping scientists better understand how cells develop resistance to drugs.
March 7, 2013

The New Normal in Biotech: “Show Us the Money”

As investors raise concerns about the time and costs associated with getting new drugs to market, North American biotechs are...
February 1, 2013

Zoetis IPO Raises $2.2 Billion

The Wall Street Journal reported that Zoetis Inc., a former subsidiary of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), raised approximately $2.2 billion in...
December 7, 2010

WikiLeaks lists sites US says vital to interests

The Buenos Aires Herald.com reports that the recent listing of US interests by WikiLeaks, including a Cobalt mine in Kinshasa,...