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Press Releases
Groups Call on North American Leaders to Follow…
The governments of Mexico, Canada and the United States should look to the framework in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement to continue growing the complementary trade and integrated markets throughout North America, agriculture-related associations…
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VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, and WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES, Dec. 12, 2022 – Today, Novateur Ventures, a leading global life sciences advisory firm and Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), the world's largest advocacy association for…
BIO Calls for Farm Bill 'Centered on Innovation'
The next farm bill offers an opportunity to examine innovation’s influence on the resiliency of our economy in the face of global challenges, BIO wrote in a statement for the record to the Senate Agriculture Committee's Nov. 15 hearing on energy and…
Letters, Testimony, & Comments
BIO Response to RFI: National Biotechnology &…
BIO's response to the Office of Science & Technology Policy's Request for Information concerning the National Biotechnology & Biomanufacturing Initiative
BIO Submits Comments on FDA Guidance: Measuring…
On Tuesday, January 3rd, BIO submitted comments in response to the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) recent draft guidance containing recommendations for sponsors on monitoring growth and evaluating pubertal development in clinical trials which…
BIO Comments on Patient-Focused Drug Development:…
BIO and its members appreciate the opportunity to work with FDA to develop and align on approaches that are robust, practical, and expedite patient focused drug development. To further enhance the Guidance, we believe that a few areas would benefit…
Amicus Briefs
BIO Files Amicus Brief in Petition for a Writ of…
BIO and AUTM have filed an amicus brief in petition for a writ of certiorari the in American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc., v. Neapco Holdings LLC, et al., at the Supreme Court of the United States. BIO and AUTM are concerned that…
BIO Files Amicus Brief in Support of Rehearing…
BIO files amicus brief in support of a petition for rehearing related to patent-eligibility of diagnostic technology. 
BIO Files Amicus Brief on Case Addressing the…
BIO files an Amicus Brief on rehearing by the Precedential Opinion Panel of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
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June 7, 2022
Thousands of global biotechnology and biopharmaceutical leaders will gather at the 2022 BIO International Convention in San Diego June 13-16 for four exciting days of networking, programming, and partnering…
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June 6, 2022
The 2022 BIO International Convention is back and in person this year. Thousands of global biotechnology and biopharmaceutical leaders will gather in San Diego as we celebrate how scientific discoveries and innovations…
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March 8, 2022
Throughout 2021, there was a great deal of advances in the biotechnology sector in the United States – thanks, in part, to state-led and regional economic development initiatives which have created jobs, advanced…