Orphan Drug

Orphan drugs
Orphan Drug Act and Its Criticism

The Orphan Drug Act of 1983 was created to encourage pharmaceutical companies to develop drugs for so-called rare or ultra-rare diseases. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) defines rare diseas...


Takeda knocks Velcade; FDA nod awaited; Novartis gets approval; Astellas UK dodges; Haegarda set ...

With patent loss looming, Takeda knocks proposed Velcade copycats in FDA petition Takeda’s multiple myeloma blockbuster Velcade is quickly running out of patent protection, but the drug maker has f...


Business Cocktail

Sanofi pays €120M to buy into AstraZeneca RSV program Sanofi has paid €120 million ($126 million) upfront and committed to up to €495 million more for a stake in AstraZeneca’s experimental monoclon...


The Snippet: The Success of Cannabidiol

GW Pharmaceuticals, a UK based company, believes in growing its own cannabis plants, search for its ingredients and then come up with medicines that help the company in taking one more step towards...


Recent Pharma Developments related to Immune Checkpoint Activators

Immune checkpoint activators are small molecules responsible for maintenance, modulation and regulation of immune responses. Its significance in Immuno therapeutics is backed by its functionality t...


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NexoBrid and its Awaiting US Approval

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The Pharma and Biotech Healthcare market has been an ever-changing industry in terms of...

Emerging Market for Organ on a Chip

The organ on a chip is a microfluidic culture device that recapitulates the complicated...

ASCO Conference 2022
ASCO Conference 2022

The American Society of Clinical Oncology is a platform that provides a global connection to researchers, pharma companies, and healthcare professions standing against cancer, finding a cure for it.