Archive for December, 2005



December 18, 2005

‘Canadian’ pharmacies not actually in Canada…
An investigation conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found a significant percentage of drugs touted as Canadian and shipped from Internet pharmacy websites claiming to be Canadian were not actually from Canada.



December 8, 2005

Scripps Institute proposes new Florida site for biotech park
The California-based Scripps Research Institute has told Palm Beach County commissioners that it now prefers to build its planned biotechnology park at the Florida Atlantic campus in Jupiter, a decision that came two weeks after construction on the original site near the Everglades was halted.



December 7, 2005

Intellectual Property: Last chance for Europe’s biotech pioneers
With the US in regulatory limbo, Europe is winning the race to be the first regulated drugs market to approve generic copies of biotech drugs – despite the protests of the biotech pioneers who created them.