Acadia Pharmaceuticals' Parkinson's disease drug was guaranteed a speedy review and the attention of top FDA officials. So why did this company's stock recently tank so rapidly? There's a cautionary tale here for all biotech investors.
AbbVie Inc has agreed to pay $21 billion to acquire Pharmacyclics, Inc.
Pfizer recently acquired Hospira for $17 billion, but it has plenty of fuel left to go after more deals to boost its pipeline and shareholder value.
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AbbVie's most important product, Humira, will lose patent exclusivity in the U.S. in 2016. Should investors fear this upcoming event?
AbbVie Inc and Gilead Sciences may want to consider Achillion Pharmaceuticals' and Regulus Therapeutics' intriguing hepatitis C drugs.
Celgene Corp, Alkermes, GW Pharmaceuticals, Gilead Sciences, and Hospira should all be on investors radar in 2015.