The Pharmaceutical Industry: a key player in development #helvoet #pharma

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#pharmaceutical market # In 1996 a meningococcal meningitis epidemic was declared in Kano’s State, Nigeria. Doctors Without Borders (Médecins sans Frontières) responded sending a team of volunteer physicians to the city of Kano, capital of the region and second largest city of Nigeria. They treated patients with chloamphenicol, one of the two antibiotics, as well as ceftriaxone, recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) to treat meningococcal meningitis in areas that have limited health care resources of Africa. At the time of the epidemic, the US pharmaceutical Pfizer was trying to obtain the approval of the US Food and Drug …


Indian Biotechnology Industry Analysis #top #20 #pharmaceutical #companies #2013

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#biotechnology industry # Indian Biotechnology Industry Analysis Robust growth in Biotech industry Maintaining the momentum of the previous years, the Indian biotech industry grew 16.28 per cent in FY14; the total industry size was US$ 5 billion at the end of the financial year and it reached US$ 7 billion in FY15. Fast-paced growth is likely to continue; the industry is expected to increase in size to USD11.6 billion by 2017, driven by a range of factors such as growing demand, intensive R D activities and strong government initiatives Bio-pharma accounts for majority market share The bio-pharmaceutical segment accounted for …


A Must-Read Overview of the US Biotechnology Industry – Market Realist #pharmaceutical #companies #in #nyc

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#biotechnology industry # A Must-Read Overview of the US Biotechnology Industry The above graph shows the breakdown of total revenues that biotechnology companies (IBB ) earn in the various disciplines. Biopharmaceuticals are drugs developed from biological sources and used to treat animal and human diseases. They account for about a third of total revenues, or $150 billion, earned by the biotechnology sector in 2014. Biotech seeds, or genetically modified food, is the cross discipline between biotechnology and agriculture. Industrial biotechnology includes all other applications of biotechnology in sectors like chemicals, biofuels, feedstock, and energy. Biopharmaceuticals Biopharmaceutical companies such as Amgen …


Academics Working in the Pharmaceutical Industry – Careers Advice #transtech #pharma

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#pharmaceutical industry jobs # Academics Working in the Pharmaceutical Industry The pharmaceutical industry is a scientific field involved with the development and manufacture of medicinal drugs. Prescription drugs brings in hundreds of billions of dollars worldwide every year, so it’s not surprising that industry jobs can be very well remunerated. At the same time, the competition among the major companies is fierce, so industrial jobs are strenuous as product development and market analysis is a constantly shifting dynamic. Major pharmaceutical employers The major employers in the pharmaceutical world are household names AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson and Johnson, and Procter and Gamble, …


How big is the pharmaceutical industry #uman #pharma

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#how big is the pharmaceutical industry # Pharmaceutical Industry in the U.S. U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry – Statistics Facts Statistics and facts about the Pharmaceutical Industry in the U.S. The U.S. pharmaceutical market is the world’s most important national market. Together with Canada and Mexico, it represents the largest continental pharma market worldwide. The United States alone holds some 40 percent of the global pharmaceutical market. In 2014, this share was valued around 365 million U.S. dollars. Many of the global top companies are located in the United States. In 2014, six out of the top eleven companies were U.S.-based. The …


Industry: Drug Manufacturers #bosch #pharma

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#drug manufacturers # Drug Manufacturers – Major The pharmaceutical industry consists of companies that research, develop, market, and distribute drugs for nearly every therapeutic need. Drug sales from the 65 largest pharmaceuticals totaled $606 billion in 2007 and continues to grow. [1] Commercial drug companies are driven by research and patent protection. Developing a drug requires an enormous amount of investment in technology, materials, and time, and can be a risky venture for the company. However, after a new drug is successfully developed, thoroughly tested, and patented, it may be potentially very lucrative, especially if it addresses a common health …


Global Pharmaceutical Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis #dainippon #sumitomo #pharma

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#pharmaceutical industry overview 2013 # Global Pharmaceutical Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis The global pharmaceutical industry revenue is forecasted to reach an estimated $1,226.0 billion by 2018, with good growth over the next five years (2013-2018). The industry is expected to register growth led by aging population, changing lifestyles, hectic daily activities, unhealthy eating habits, increasing incidence of chronic diseases across the entire global population providing growth opportunities for the industry players. The industry is engaged in discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of prescription drugs. Industry products include ethical drugs and consumer healthcare but animal healthcare drugs are …


Industry Internships #top #generic #pharmaceutical #companies

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#chicago pharmaceutical companies # Industry Internships Gain new skills and experience a prospective career path by interning in a pharmaceutical company. Individual Internships Many senior graduate students explore potential career paths in a pharmaceutical or biotech company by arranging summer internships. Returning interns share their experience with other graduate students in a roundtable discussion scheduled in early fall. You can download a list of companies that offer internships. This list was put together by graduate students researching internships and is a work in progress. Below is the list of the companies where our students frequently intern. Hospira R D Professional …


Six Tech Trends That Will Shape the Pharmaceutical Industry in 2013 #eye #for #pharma

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#pharmaceutical industry overview 2013 # Six Tech Trends That Will Shape the Pharmaceutical Industry in 2013 Life sciences companies face unprecedented challenges as revenues come under pressure as a consequence of pricing pressures caused by healthcare reforms and austerity measures, increased competition, and challenges in bringing new drugs and other products to market. They are responding by focusing on growth opportunities in emerging markets, pursuing breakthrough innovation through collaboration with industry and academic partners, challenging and revolutionizing the traditional sales, marketing and research and development (R D) operating models and focusing on operational efficiency. Shifts in the behavior of patients …


Indian Pharmaceuticals Industry Analysis #swiss #pharmaceutical #companies

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#pharmaceutical industry research # Indian Pharmaceuticals Industry Analysis Increasing investments in the sector The Indian pharmaceuticals market increased at a CAGR of 17.46 per cent in 2015 from US$ 6 billion in 2005 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 15.92 per cent to US$ 55 billion by 2020. By 2020, India is likely to be among the top three pharmaceutical markets by incremental growth and sixth largest market globally in absolute size. India s cost of production is significantly lower than that of the US and almost half of that of Europe. It gives a competitive edge …