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A Modest Proposal to the IgNobel Committee

I always love reading about the IgNobel Prizes. The stated goal of the prize is to reward research that “first makes people laugh, and then makes them think.” And this year’s crop of winners once again succeeds at those tasks….


Profit vs. Value: When Activist Shareholders Attack

Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s board dodged a dissident shareholder bullet three years ago, but the San Diego-based biotech is back in the crosshairs of billionaire investor and activist shareholder Carl Icahn, who again is seeking to nominate a new slate of…


How to Pitch BioWorld: Five More Tips

If you read our post earlier this week (Top 5 Tips for Pitching BioWorld), you know what kind of news BioWorld Today covers. Here are five more helpful hints regarding how to work with us: How to contact us. Our…