MA Biotech News – Genzyme – Drug Rationing

August 14, 20009 - Boston Business Journal Genzyme warned patients of Gaucher-drug rationing Boston Business Journal - by Julie M. Donnelly Genzyme Corp. will only ship the Gaucher disease treatment Cerezyme to children and the sickest of adult patients, according to an Aug. 3 letter to patients filed with the Food and Drug Administration. The move follows a disruption to … [Read more...]

Biotechnology in Massachusetts

Biotechnology Education, Organizations, and Industry Biotechnology in Massachusetts     EDUCATION Bay Path College 588 Longmeadow Street Longmeadow, MA 01106 413-565-1000 Boston University School of Medicine Biotechnology Program 715 Albany Street, S-410 Boston, MA 02118 617-638-5622 (f): 617-638-5621 Bristol Community … [Read more...]

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...]

Worcester – Generex Biotechnology

Source: Generex Biotechnology Corp. Generex Biotechnology Awarded New Drug Delivery Patent Company Expands Australian Patent Portfolio WORCESTER, Mass., Oct. 27, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Generex Biotechnology Corporation (Nasdaq:GNBT) (, the leader in drug delivery for metabolic diseases through the inner lining of the mouth, announced today that … [Read more...]