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If You’ve Had Chickenpox, Shingles Vaccine is Worth a Shot

If you’re an adult living in the United States, there’s a 95-percent chance you’ve had …

BIO Anniversary Reflections: We’re Saving Lives at 25

This year the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) celebrates our 25th anniversary. It’s impossible to review …

Celebrating 21st Century Cures One Year Later

Today marks an important day for America. It was just one year ago that the …

New Data Reaffirms Positive Trend in Prescription Drug Spending

Earlier this year, BIO launched DrugCostFacts.org to help explain how our drug cost ecosystem works …

Biopharma Steps Up as Diabetes Epidemic Goes Global

This May, the World Health Organization (WHO) named its new Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Chebreyesus, …

Biotech Faces Up to Our Own Leadership Diversity Challenge

Disease is an equal-opportunity enemy. It strikes men and women; children and seniors; and people …

FDA’s Historic Gene Therapy Approvals Could Be Beginning of the End of Blood Cancer

In his inaugural address this June as chairman of the world’s largest biotechnology industry group, …

Finger Pointing Won’t Solve the Opioid Crisis. Innovation Will

In his column, the New York Times’s Nicholas Kristof’s does a disservice to the millions of …

Blaming Pharma Won’t Lower Health Care Costs

This week, the USA Today Editorial Board took aim at the pharmaceutical industry in a new piece: Stop …

Misleading reporting from 60 Minutes and the Washington Post

The scourge of opioid abuse is a growing public health crisis that has left no …