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There’s been another milestone in the history of biotech: The world’s first RNAi gene-silencing drug, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals‘ Onpattro, got approved on August 10. That makes 2018 a landmark year. But another … Continue Reading RNAi: The Monoclonal Antibody of the 2020s?
14 years after floating on Nasdaq, and with a strategic rebranding as well as $2.4bn of accumulated losses under its belt, Alnylam on Friday achieved its proudest milestone yet: its … Continue Reading After Alnylam’s solo maiden launch, here comes the tricky bit
It’s not easy to predict trends in drugs, especially with breakthroughs in immunology and genetic engineering often causing dramatic changes in how biopharma companies approach new drugs. It was pretty obvious four … Continue Reading Taking a Look at Trends in Biotherapeutics
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Alnylam Pharmaceuticals’ Onpattro (patisiran) for the treatment of the polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated (hATTR) amyloidosis in adults. It is the first and only RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutic … Continue Reading Alnylam Receives FDA Approval for First-Ever RNA Interference Therapeutic
Earlier this year, BIO and TEConomy Partners released their 2018 “Investment, Innovation and Job Creation in a Growing U.S. Bioscience Industry” report. It was the eighth biennial report, and focused on the economic progress and the footprint … Continue Reading A Roundup of Biopharma Companies that Announced Hiring Trends So Far this Year
It’s no secret there’s money in the pharmaceutical industry. While chief executive officers and c-suite leaders are often noted for receiving large paychecks, some companies also offer lucrative compensation to employees. This … Continue Reading Pharma and Biotech Companies Provide Top Salaries: Survey
Now that July is over, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) appears to be back in full swing with an ample docket of drug decisions to make. There are four therapeutics with … Continue Reading FDA Action Alert: DURECT, Vertex, Alnylam, and Regeneron
In an era of unprecedented drug approvals for rare diseases, two late-stage drugs are upping the ante with their promise to cure disease rather than treat symptoms. First to market … Continue Reading Orphan drugs leveraging new tech promise to cure disease