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Top 20 Diagnostics Companies Based on 2020 Revenue

The extraordinary demand for COVID-19 testing kits that were seen in 2020 and is yet to subside in 2021 resulted in many of the world’s biggest diagnostics companies being thrust into the limelight Siemens Healthineers, GE Healthcare, Roche, and Abbott are the top players in the race of the global diagnostic companies. The companies are […]Read More

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Top 20 BioPharma Companies based on 2020 Total Revenue

Despite having the global Covid-19 pandemic, the biopharma companies were involved in multiple M&A and licensing deals. The major focus of the year remains the production and distribution of vaccines to combat the COVID-19 globally All of the Biopharma companies on our list are on the front line to combat this global crisis. The top […]Read More

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Insights+: Breakthrough Therapy Designation by the US FDA in 2020

Breakthrough Therapy (BT) Designation is an expedited review program introduced in Section 902 of the Food and Drug Safety and Innovation Act of 2012 The Breakthrough Designation is granted to the drug candidates as monotherapy or in combination with other drugs intended to treat serious or life-threatening diseases and has shown substantial improvement over available […]Read More

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Top 20 Biopharma Deal Terminations of 2020 Based on Total

The biopharma industry saw numerous deal terminations in 2020. Clinical and regulatory results, change in control limitations, and strategic reprioritizations were among the most common reasons for deal termination. Sanofi and Hanmi’s agreement in 2015 ranked first under which Hanmi regained WW rights to its protein/peptide discovery technology, lapscovery. The second position goes to the […]Read More

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Insights+ Key Biosimilars Events of December 2020

Biosimilars are developed to be highly similar versions of approved biologics in terms of safety, purity, and potency. Biosimilars are expected to be a cost-effective alternative to the high-priced branded biologics, offering significant and much-needed cost savings to both payers and the patients. Hence, the providers are more likely to adopt biosimilars as a “reference […]Read More

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Top 20 Life Sciences Deals of 2020 by Total Deal

Life sciences companies are gearing up to enter new markets as they look to secure their positions after a spate of M&A, licensing, and research partnerships in 2020 Artios partnered with Merck with an option to license up to 8 oncology programs proving to be the highest valued deal of 2020 with a total deal […]Read More

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Insights+: The US FDA New Drug Approvals in December 2020

The US FDA has approved 7 NDAs and 2 BLA in Dec 2020, leading to treatments for patients and advances in the health care industry.   The Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) have approved 105 novel products so far in 2020, including 9 in Dec 2020.   Additionally, last year in 2019, the US FDA has approved […]Read More

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PharmaShots’ Key Highlights of Fourth Quarter 2020

The fourth quarter of 2020 contains multiple initiations of clinical trials, big approvals, and numerous deals. COVID-19 related news remains at the peak in this quarter Multiple companies received regulatory bodies’ EUA for their vaccines and treatments for COVID-19. Initiating with, Regeneron sought the US FDA’s EUA for REGN-COV2 Ab combination while Health Canada accelerated […]Read More

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PharmaShots’ Most Read News of 2020

“Lockdown’ declared Collins Dictionary word of the year. The year 2020, well known as COVID-19 year has been a busy year for global pharma and biotech companies involved in M&A, option & licensing agreements, and gaining approvals. Our team has compiled a list of 30 most read life sciences news on PharmaShots in 2020. 1. […]Read More