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World AIDS Day: Act Aware

World AIDS Day is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, …

The Arrival of Actionable Personalized Medicine

The pace of implementation of next-generation sequencing (NGS) in a clinical context, which almost rivals …

Sequester Threatens FDA Mission

One aspect of sequestration isn’t doing anything to reduce the deficit, but could be delaying …

New Cancer Treatments Seek to Give the Immune System Superpowers

Melanoma is scary. It is aggressive, spreads quickly to far-away organs with the stealth and …

'Life According to Sam' About Hope and Medical Discovery

HBO is currently airing a documentary about a 13 year old boy named Sam Berns, …

RNAi: From Medicine to Agriculture

At BIO, our member companies are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, …

GAIN Act: A Great First Step

With over 2 million infections – and 23,000 deaths – caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria …

BIO Patient and Health Advocacy Summit: Patient-Focused Drug Development

Panelists in this morning’s opening session outlined strategies for the FDA to better engage the …

Fighting Blindness through Sound Investments in Research

Since 1971, the Foundation Fighting Blindness has raised more than half a billion dollars in …

Uniting To Accelerate Pediatric Medicine

Drug companies inherently absorb significant risk when developing compounds and biologics for clinical use. A …