Speed Dating, BIO-Style | GenomeWeb

Fortune's David Ewing Duncan asks whether a "marriage between pharma and biotech will create more drugs." Pharmaceutical companies, he notes, "are struggling to replenish research development pipelines," whereas biotech firms "have the best ideas for new drugs but are constantly short of cash." But as of the Biotechnology Industry Organization meeting in Chicago last week, he says, the two are coming together.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Related Posts

Lots to Do

For the Win

To Catch a Cheat

In Science this week: CRISPR-based barcodes to trace cell lineages, and more.

The director of the National Institutes of Health Francis Collins sang the national anthem this week before a baseball game.

French researchers criticize unexpected government plan to cut research funding, ScienceInsider reports.

In Nature this week: genetic mechanism through which some cancers evade the immune system, and more.