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Patent Cliff Doom, Gloom Not Panning Out

A lot of ink has flowed describing the tough times that big pharma companies are experiencing as each, lemming-like, tumbles off the patent cliff. Certainly, the pain of shrinking revenues is clear for all to see. AstraZeneca plc, for example,…


The Pharm-eleon is Shedding its Pharma-saurus Skin Again

If the big pharmas are indeed dinosaurs, they have learned to do what their predecessors could not: survive! Pharma may be prehistoric in terms of age compared to biotech, but it maneuvers more like a velociraptor than lumbering brontosaurus, as…