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Book review: Genentech - "The Beginnings of Biotech"

As I currently own a 5% poisiton in  (special situation) Biotech company Actelion, I thought it makes sense trying to learn at least a little bit about Biotech. 435 more words

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Pharmaceutical Products Presentation!

My partner Gina and I created a presentation of DNA technology and pharmaceutical products! We chose this topic because both of our parents have experience at Genentech, a company making great advancements in personalized medicine in oncology! 610 more words


You Have a 10 cm Diameter Mass in Your Lung

By Marty Vanderlaan

As previously shared, chest X-rays just before Christmas, showed that I had a 10 cm diameter mass in my lung. I had been following a premalignant condition ( 806 more words

Current Perspectives

Cancer cell fighting drug for lung cancer got approved

It has been a long time since I have read about any medical progress related to cancer but…

On Tuesday, the FDA approved Swiss Drugmaker Roche Holding AG’s cancer immunotherapy… 210 more words

Medical Advancements



(S)-1-(3-((2-fluoro-4-(1-methyl-1H-pyrazol-4- yl)phenyl)amino)-1-(tetrahydrofuran-3-yl)-6,7-dihydro-1H-pyrazolopyridin- 5(4H)-yl)ethanone


CAS 1936428-93-1

Molecular Formula: C22H25FN6O2 Molecular Weight: 424.471303 g/mol

GENENTECH, INC. ; 1 DNA Way South San Francisco, California 94080-4990 (US). 2,111 more words

License fees, invalid patents and Article 101 TFEU: Genentech v Hoechst and Sanofi-Aventis

Consider an agreement under which a license fee is payable for use of a patented technology even if it transpires that the patent is invalid. Is such an agreement contrary to Article 101 TFEU? 723 more words

Competition Law Blog

2. 6 Scrabble points worth billions

What acronym is worth six points in Scrabble, but is really worth much more? mRNA. (Note: it would be worth 15 points if you spelled out “messenger.”) Two recent financing transactions highlight just how much the industry is valuing this approach to drug development. 78 more words

Fast Pharma 5