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BMS sues executive for joining rival company

5 June 2015  Business

Bristol-Myers Squibb’s lawsuit against its former immuno-oncology chief who left to work for AstraZeneca has implications for biopharma industry


Fracking prohibited in New York state and Lancashire

2 July 2015 Business

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Local US and UK rulings prohibit shale oil drilling and exploration

Allergan to buy Kythera Biopharma for $2.1bn

24 June 2015 Business

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Acquisition strengthens firm's position in cosmetic treatments with only drug approved for a 'double chin'

Safer substitutes show growth potential

22 June 2015 Business

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The global market for alternative products based on ‘green’ chemistry is growing fast, fuelled by regulation and consumer...

Alnylam accuses Dicerna of stealing trade secrets  

Firm claims rights to GalNAc conjugated siRNA technology acquired from Merck & Co

Suspect suicide won’t end trade secret theft probe  

An ex-PPG chemist who was arrested for selling trade secrets to a Chinese firm has killed ...

Companies clamour for CAR-T  

Engineered immune cell therapies show promise in early cancer trials, prompting firms to c...

Opko deepens diagnostics with $1.5bn lab buyout  

Taking over clinical diagnostics service provider BioReference Laboratories gives Opko a b...

Vertex nabs rights to cystic fibrosis molecules  

Deal with Parion, worth up to $1bn, gives firm worldwide rights to investigational treatme...


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