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Monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) represent one of the most successful therapeutic drug classes, attracting billions of investment dollars for the biotechnology industry. Last week AstraZeneca’s global biologics research and development arm, MedImmune, became the latest mAb player. MedImmune acquired Spirogen, a privately held...

2012 was a healthy year for the U.S. pharmaceuticals industry, with 39 new drugs approved - the highest in 16 years. This trend was largely driven by a string of recent patent expirations, with generic drug makers able to offer cheaper alternatives...

Tightening FDA standards are pushing Life Sciences firms to make even further investments in technologies that support secure document sharing with multiple parties.