On the corporate front Astellas continued to buy, while Qiagen decided that it was not, after all, up for sale.
Sanofi has said goodbye to Lexicon, but after years of failing to keep up with rivals, there is scope for the French drug maker to make more drastic cuts to its diabetes…
Targeting a mechanism of resistance to first-generation BTK inhibitors has caught the attention of biotechs like Arqule, which claimed a major success last week.
Array Biopharma hopes for a label extension for its Braf/Mek inhibitor, and Proteon tries to make a better fist of its second phase III trial of vonapanitase.
At a time when most of biotech seems to want to become “the next Genentech” Array Biopharma has stuck to a partnering model and, in hindsight, lost out in the process.
If the recent performance of biotech stocks prompted you to pull down the shutters until the New Year celebrations subsided here’s what you might have missed.
Promising mid-stage data with Merck KGaA’s evobrutinib in multiple sclerosis could help the German group carve out a niche for its BTK inhibitor – unless bigger players…
To topple the king the new crop of diabetes drugs must show clear cardiovascular benefits.