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Division of Euthymics Bioscience Inc.

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Start-Up Quarterly Statistics, Q1 2010

Highlights from the Q1 2010 review of start-up dealmaking: Biopharma, medical device and in vitro diagnostics startups raised a total of $331 million, a 66% drop from the previous quarter's $976 million, and a 52% slide from Q1 2009. As was the case in Q4 2009, Series B rounds dominated in the biopharma and device sectors. Just one acquisition closed in the quarter - BioMarin buying LEAD Therapeutics - however two others are in the works. On the alliance front, SpePharm and Dicerna each signed two deals in Q1.

BioPharmaceutical Medical Device

Market Insight - Antidepressants: life cycle management to the rescue?

Life cycle management approaches include the development of new formulations of drugs (for example, advanced delivery systems, metabolites or isomers) in order to improve the clinical performance and extend the patent life of well established drugs. In today's cost-containment environment, however, payers and physicians are challenging this strategy by asking tougher questions, such as ‘is the new drug superior to its predecessor?" and ‘if there is a benefit, is it marginal, or is it large enough to justify a significantly higher price, when compared with all prescription antidepressants?'

Orthopedics Neurology

The Winners Post-Vioxx: Merck's Product-Focused Biotechs

Vioxx's withdrawal late in September just made partnering success even more critical to Merck & Co. With a $2.55 billion gap in revenues from Vioxx and having lost two Phase III development products late in 2003, the company now leans more heavily still on external R&D success. That's good news for Merck's partners--particularly those with products.

BioPharmaceutical Business Strategies

The Vioxx Withdrawal: Can the Industry Avoid the Whirlpool?

The Vioxx withdrawal is one of those seminal events that, because of the players involved--the industry's largest companies, some of their most valuable drugs, both the European and American regulatory structures--holds up a mirror to an entire industry. Given the record breaking valuation slides, the market is taking a very critical look at the industry's strategies; so should the people who run it.

BioPharmaceutical Strategy
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
    • Specialty Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cardiovascular
  • Neurology, Nervous System
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Euthymics Bioscience Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Barbara Duncan, CEO
    Phil Skolnick, PhD, Pres. & CSO
  • Contact Info
  • Dov Pharmaceutical Inc.
    Phone: (732) 907-3600
    P.O. Box 1320 Little Falls, NJ 07424