Antiviral – Idenix

Antiviral work helps Idenix buck biotech stock trend There’s at least one bit of bright biotech news amid all the economic ugliness. Cambridge-based Idenix Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: IDIX) ended the year with its stock price up 114 percent, compared with the biotech industry that overall by one measure — an analysis by the Biotechnology Industry Organization — was down by a … [Read more...]

West Bridgewater Biotech

West Bridgewater hopes to be part of biotech boom West Bridgewater officials consider easing permitting requirements to lure firms to town By Mike Melanson ENTERPRISE CORRESPONDENT Posted Feb 11, 2009 @ 02:40 AM WEST BRIDGEWATER — The cure for cancer, AIDS or multiple sclerosis might be discovered in this small town, local officials say, if they can bring in … [Read more...]