Weekender 3/13/15

To Our New Jersey Life Sciences Community: Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. Let’s start the good news with another FDA approval in 2015, shall we? Congratulations to Actavis for its approval of AVYCAZ, a treatment for adult patients with complicated intra-abdominal infections and complicated urinary tract infections. This week’s excitement continues with the… Read the full article


Weekender 3/6/15

To Our New Jersey Life Sciences Community: Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. Not even another snowy lead-in to the weekend can stop the good news radiating from our Members like the sun we are all hoping to see very, very soon! Congrats to our Members Bristol-Myers Squibb Company as well as Actavis on… Read the full article


Weekender 2/27/15

To Our New Jersey Life Sciences Community: Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. Congratulations New Jersey on being 100 percent!! Following the success touted at the Annual Dinner Meeting and Innovation Celebration earlier this month, companies with a footprint in New Jersey are responsible for 100 percent of the innovator drugs (NME/BLA) approved by… Read the full article


Weekender 2/20/15

To Our New Jersey Life Sciences Community: Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. Following on the recent Annual Meeting Celebration of Innovators that had recent drug approvals, congratulations to Celgene Corporation for its announcement that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the existing indication for REVLIMID (lenalidomide) in combination with dexamethasone… Read the full article


Weekender 2/13/15

Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. To all who came out on February 5 to support our 22nd Annual Dinner Meeting and Innovation Celebration, thank you! The event was a tremendous success with over 750 registrants. We hope you enjoyed the plentiful networking and great stories from our keynote speaker The Marathon Man Don… Read the full article


Weekender 1/30/15

Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. We didn’t get to say it last week, so congratulations to the NPS Pharma team and their President and CEO Dr. Francois Nader, who received FDA approval for Natpara! This is NPS’s second drug approval in as many years and excellent news for the New Jersey life sciences… Read the full article


Weekender 1/23/15

Welcome, everyone, to another edition of The Weekender. Choose New Jersey made a strong choice yesterday in selecting NJEDA CEO Michele Brown to fill the very big shoes left by Tracye McDaniel as the new Choose New Jersey CEO. We look forward to working with Michele to bring more life sciences companies to New Jersey…. Read the full article


Weekender 1/16/15

Welcome, everyone, to another edition of The Weekender.   BioNJ would like to recognize Celgene Corporation and Tax Transfer Corporation, for signing on as our first ever Market Maker Members!   The Market Maker nomenclature follows our belief that our Members are our Investors and this category of investment demonstrates the Member Investors’ commitment to… Read the full article


Weekender 1/9/15

Happy New Year and welcome back to the first Weekender of 2015! It’s jam-packed with excellent stories from a number of BioNJ Members and BioNJ. By now we hope you’ve seen some of the exciting news about what’s going to take place at The Gateway Gala. The meeting will start out on a strong note… Read the full article


Weekender 12/19/14

As we close out 2014, we hope you saw our launch earlier this week of The Academy at BioNJ. Announced on December 17, The Academy will place a special emphasis on professional training and development to ensure that employers have access to exceptional programs and resources that will serve the New Jersey sciences talent pool… Read the full article