Biotech 2011

BioPharma

Biotech forum offers stage for new and mature entrepreneurs

The Innovation Forum at the  Biotech 2011 conference in Philadelphia this week sought to put scientists and early stage startups from universities and incubators in the region in front of investors and alongside other, more mature startups to provide opportunities for investment and partnerships. Judith Sheft, associate vice president for technology and development at the […]

Pharma

Biotech 2011: Teva, Merck directors share views of biopharma industry

Kevin Buchi, the head of global branded products for Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NASDAQ: TEVA), and Dr. Michael Rosenblatt, chief medical officer for Merck (NYSE: MRK), shared their views of the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries and ways to improve innovation at Biotech 2011 this week. There were similar themes running through each man’s speech: Despite extending […]