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Genmab locked in J&J royalty payments dispute

Belgium, Denmark, US24-09-2020Sarah Morgan

Danish biotech Genmab has commenced binding arbitration of two matters with Janssen Biotech, a Johnson & Johnson company, over royalty payments for a cancer drug.

ERS Genomics appoints vice-president of IP

Ireland, US23-09-2020Sarah Morgan

ERS Genomics, the company that provides access to CRISPR/Cas9 IP owned by researcher Emmanuelle Charpentier, has appointed Michael Arciero as vice-president of IP and commercial development.

EPO revokes Copaxone patent, clears path for Mylan

EU17-09-2020Sarah Morgan

The European Patent Office has invalidated and revoked a patent related to Teva’s multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone, in a win for Mylan.

Orexo sues Sun Pharma over opioid dependence generic

Sweden, US16-09-2020Sarah Morgan

Swedish pharmaceutical company Orexo has taken India-based Sun Pharmaceutical to court in the US, over its plans to launch a generic version of Orexo’s opioid dependence treatment.

EU concludes COVID-19 vaccine talks with Pfizer

EU10-09-2020Sarah Morgan

The European Commission has concluded exploratory talks with Pfizer and BioNTech to potentially supply 300 million doses of their investigational vaccine against COVID-19.

J&J announces $6.5bn Momenta acquisition, days after Sanofi deal

France, US20-08-2020Sarah Morgan

Johnson & Johnson is set to buy biotech Massachusetts-based Momenta Pharmaceuticals for $6.5 billion, in a move aimed at strengthening its portfolio of autoimmune disease treatments.

EU reaches first COVID-19 vaccine deal

EU17-08-2020Sarah Morgan

The European Commission reached its first agreement to supply EU member states with an experimental COVID-19 vaccine with AstraZeneca late last week.

KIPA hires former Decode Genetics director

Iceland, Sweden06-08-2020Sarah Morgan

IP boutique KIPA has strengthened its team with the addition of Iceland-based patent attorney Thorlakur Jonsson. 

Medit scores win in 3Shape patent battle

06-08-2020Rory O'Neill

South Korean medical devices manufacturer Medit has prevailed in a patent infringement lawsuit brought by Danish rival 3Shape in Germany.

Roche stakes $2bn on UCB Alzheimer’s disease treatment

Belgium, Switzerland30-07-2020Sarah Morgan

Swiss company Roche has partnered with Belgium-based biopharmaceutical company UCB to develop an antibody treatment for people living with Alzheimer’s disease. 

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