Keeping Pace

Gray, Nicole
July 2006
European Pharmaceutical Executive;Jul/Aug2006, p38
The article provides information on the developments related to pharmaceutical companies in 2005. There were 17 new products out in the market, the number of consolidations increased, and biologics grew faster than the overall market. In addition, generic prescriptions increased by 13% and $17 billion worth of products have lost their patents, including Duragesic, Allegra and Rocephin.


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