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Worldwide Prescription Drug Sales to Exceed Trillion Dollar Mark by 2020

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The pharmaceutical industry will top the one trillion dollar mark by 2020, according to new consensus forecast data found in the annual state of the industry report,  “World Preview 2014, Outlook to 2020” from market intelligence firm, Evaluate. The report, which launched today at the 2014 BIO international Convention, finds that worldwide prescription drug sales will reach $1,107 bn by 2020. This milestone is particularly pertinent as it proves that after two years of sales Read More >

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SIR RICHARD BRANSON : Keynote Preview

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Today’s Keynote Luncheon features Sir Richard Branson, Founder of the Virgin Group, one of the world’s most recognized and respected brands. “The BIO International Convention brings together an industry that is working to solve some of our world’s most intractable problems,” said Sir Richard. “Every day, biotechnology companies are seeking cures for devastating diseases, finding new ways to feed a growing global population and developing renewable fuels to keep our air and water clean for Read More >

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#BIO2014 Blogger Roundup

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Want to know what’s happening at the 2014 BIO International Convention? Find out from our bloggers! BIO Sneak-a-Peek, GenomeAlberta Top BIORadio Picks for Next Week, GenomeAlberta Fast, Flexible and Focused: How Our Partnering Strategy Embraces Innovation, BioLogical Biotech Opportunities in Emerging Markets – 2014 BIO Updates, Molecular Diagnostics Analysis & Opinion Cultivating Innovation Through Collaboration, BRAVOCHAT Madison-Based PeptiMed Signs Pact with National Cancer Institute, BioForward UW-Madison Forges Taiwanese Partnership to Advance Liver Cancer Research, BioForward

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FedEx’s Meet-and-Greet with Marshall Faulk during the BIO International Convention

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We know that the BIO International Convention consists of a full agenda with a plethora of activities.  Whether you are an exhibitor, panel participate, company or a one-on-one meeting delegate, why not take time from your busy schedule to learn about the industry’s largest cost savings program known as BIO Business Solutions®. Last year, BIO saved more than 2,800 life science companies nationwide $135,000,000 in aggregate on their 2013 purchases of products and services through Read More >

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Technology Transfer: Making A Better World

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As our dear friend, the late Howard Bremer was so fond of saying, the underlying principle of what we do is “bringing research discoveries to the market to improve the human condition.” Technology transfer is a relatively young profession. Just a few years ago most people had never heard about it. Today, more than 30 years after the passage of the Bayh-Dole Act, more eyes than ever before are focused on us and our efforts. Read More >

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