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Neurosearch A/S (NEUR.CO) Announces Main Components Of Resolution Plan 11/22/2016
QT Vascular Announces That The Federal Circuit Denies AngioScore Petition For Rehearing 11/21/2016
Two Private Investigators Accuse GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) of Hiring Them Under False Pretenses 11/17/2016
Mylan (MYL) And The DOJ Can't Seem To Get On The Same Page 11/17/2016
Doc Wins $20 Million in Spine Patent Spat Against Medtronic (MDT) 11/15/2016
Golden Meditech Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Sanpower 11/14/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG), Masimo (MASI) Settle Patent Dispute With $300 Million, Forms Partnership 11/8/2016
Bernie Sanders Asks the DOJ to Investigate Eli Lilly (LLY), Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) and Sanofi (SNY) 11/7/2016
Ex-Medtronic (MDT) Sales Rep Accuses Firm of Misrepresenting How the Device Would be Used 11/7/2016
Mylan (MYL), Teva (TEVA) Fall on Reports of the DOJ Filing Charges by End of Year 11/4/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Announces Update In Litigation With CardiAQ 11/1/2016
Telesta (TSX:TST) Announces Final Court Approval Of Plan Of Arrangement With ProMetic Life Sci (PFSCF.PK) 10/31/2016
Congressman Calls for Probe Into Valeant (VRX)’s Pricing of Lead Poisoning Drug 10/24/2016
63 Japanese Women Sue the Government, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Merck & Co. (MRK) Over HPV Vaccines 10/24/2016
Anger Behind the Scenes When Valeant (VRX) Jacked Up Price by 2,700% for Lead Poisoning Drug 10/12/2016
Cell Phones and Documents are Seized From Some Hanmi Pharma (128940.KS) Employees on Suspicion of Insider Information Leak 10/11/2016
Mylan (MYL) Forks Over $465 Million to Settle EpiPen Overpricing Case 10/10/2016
BTG plc (BTG.L)’s U.S. Biocompatibles Biz Coughs Up $36 Million to Settle Justice Dept. Beef 10/7/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) to Pay $35 Million to Settle Charges of Illegally Promoting a Drug For Infants 10/6/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Announces Favorable Decision From U.S. District Court Of Massachusetts In Patent Infringement Litigation 10/4/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to Pay $20 Million For Bribing Doctors in China 10/3/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Scores a Big Legal Win 9/27/2016
Pharma Giants Like Bayer (BAY) and Pfizer (PFE) Urge Acquittal for Ex-Acclarent Execs 9/23/2016
35 U.S. States Sue British Drugmaker Indivior Over Marketing of Opioid 9/23/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Files U.S. Suit Against Merck & Co. (MRK) Over Patents 9/19/2016
Mylan (MYL) CEO to be Grilled by Congress Over EpiPen Pricing 9/15/2016
Mylan (MYL) Scores Again as Third Teva (TEVA) Copaxone Patent is Invalidated 9/2/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Announces Favorable Recommendation By The Magistrate Judge In Patent Infringement Litigation 9/1/2016
Allergan (AGN) And Adamas Pharmaceuticals (ADMS) Announce Settlement With Amneal Related To NAMZARIC Patent Litigation 8/31/2016
Valeant (VRX) is Sued Over Philidor Ties, Alleged Racketeering 8/30/2016
Teva (TEVA) Stock Plummets After Two Patents are Invalidated by Mylan (MYL) 8/25/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Blasted for Blaming Management in Korea for Bribery Scandal 8/23/2016
Valeant (VRX) Faces New Fraud Lawsuit Filed By Former Investor 8/19/2016
Patent Battle Heats Up as ResMed (RMD) Sues Fisher & Paykel 8/18/2016
UCB Soars Most Since 2009 After US District Court Backs Epilepsy Drug Vimpat Patent 8/15/2016
Six Former and Current Novartis AG (NVS) Execs Charged With Bribing Doctors in Korea 8/12/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Faces Potential Sales Ban in South Korea Amid Corruption Allegations 8/12/2016
Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Owners ‘Deliberately Buried’ Information From Daiichi Sankyo: Singapore Tribunal Order 8/11/2016
Valeant (VRX) Comments On SDNY Investigation 8/11/2016
Paul Singer’s Hedge Fund Sues AbbVie (ABBV) Over Failed 2014 Shire (SHPG) Merger 8/9/2016
Lawmaker Calls Olympus (OCPNF) Action on Contaminated Scopes ‘Despicable’ 7/28/2016
30+ at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Subsidiary Will Stand Trial on Fraud-Related Charges 7/25/2016
Eisai Company (ESALY.PK) to Consider Legal Action in UK Cancer Drug Row 7/8/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) Settled Claim from Japan's GPIF Over Scandal 7/5/2016
Former FDA Chief Listed in CMS Database for Receiving Payments from AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in 2015 7/5/2016
Genovis And Promega Corporation Sign Global License Agreement And Settle Litigation 6/30/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Novartis AG (NVS) and Roche (RHHBY) React to Brexit and Its Possible Impact on Biotech 6/27/2016
European Medicines Agency Must Leave London After Landmark Brexit Vote 6/24/2016
Teva (TEVA) Settles Patent Litigation With AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Allowing Teva To Commercialize Its Generic Version Of Byetta® (Exenatide Injection) In The United States 6/23/2016
Paris Prosecutors to Determine Whether Criminal Mistakes Were Made in Bial-Biotrial's Fatal Drug Trial 6/14/2016
Teva (TEVA) Announces Favorable Court Ruling In TREANDA (Bendamustine Hydrochloride) Patent Infringement Litigation 6/13/2016
Sequenom (SQNM) Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit In Australia 6/7/2016
Gilead (GILD), Biogen (BIIB), Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Subpoenaed as Feds Investigate Drugmaker-Charity Connections 5/27/2016
Elekta To Pay Humediq EUR 8.9 Million In Legal Dispute 5/24/2016
Another Healthcare Provider Accuses Genentech (RHHBY) of Fudging the Amount of Herceptin in Each Vial 5/24/2016
Acerus (TRLPF) Provides Update On Litigation 5/17/2016
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Settlement Of PENNSAID (Diclofenac Sodium Topical Solution) 2% W/W Patent Litigation With Teligent 5/13/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) to Cough Up $306 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 5/11/2016
BTL Aesthetics Korean Division Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Lutronic 4/26/2016
BioInvent (BOVNF)’s Rights Issue Completed 4/15/2016
How Medtronic (MDT) Misplaced 1,000 Negative Infuse Reports 4/12/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Disputes Star Tribune's Infuse Story 4/11/2016
Acerus (TRLPF) Comments On Statement Of Claim 4/8/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Still Unfazed by New Inversion Rules 4/6/2016
U.S. Treasury Drops Bomb on Tax Inversion Deals, Threatens Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Merger 4/6/2016
Samsung Bioepis Brings in Lawyers to Sue AbbVie (ABBV) in Biosimilars Push 4/4/2016
Novartis AG (NVS)'s "Sham Events" Could Affect North Carolina Doctors 4/1/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Investigates $85 Million Bribery Allegations Made By an Anonymous Whistleblower in Turkey 3/31/2016
U.S. Alleges Novartis AG (NVS) Hosted 80,000 ‘Sham’ Events to Wine and Dine Doctors to Prescribe Drugs, Seeks Records 3/28/2016
Respironics (RESP) to Fork Over $34.8 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 3/25/2016
LifeWatch Corp Liable for $18.7 Million+ in Highmark Arbitration Case 3/22/2016
Amgen (AMGN) Wins Trial Against Regeneron (REGN) and Sanofi (SNY) for Cholesterol Drug Patents, Appeal Likely 3/18/2016
Valeant (VRX) And R&O Pharmacy End Litigation 3/10/2016
Maharashtra FDA to Test Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Baby Powder for Cancer-Causing Substances After $75 Million U.S Verdict 3/10/2016
Internal Memo Reveals Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) to Stop Paying Speaker Fees to Doctors in China Due to Possible Violations of Company Policies 3/9/2016
Debiopharm Has Won Its Patent Infringement Suit For Elplat Against Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. 3/4/2016
Documents Accuse Bayer (BAY), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) of Deceiving The New England Journal of Medicine 3/3/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) Coughs Up a Record $646 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 3/2/2016
U.S. Officials Alleged Corrupt Chinese Officials Financially Backed Scheme to Steal GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Secrets 2/26/2016
Authorities Raid Novartis AG (NVS) Offices in Korea Over Bribery Allegations 2/24/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Slapped with a $53 Million Fine for Paying Off Competitors 2/15/2016
UK Court Rules Against Eli Lilly (LLY) In Alimta Vitamin Regimen Patent Lawsuit 2/12/2016
QT Vascular Announces Another Positive Outcome In Litigation With Spectranetics (SPNC)/AngioScore, Inc. 2/11/2016
BMC Medical Co., Ltd Wins Patent Infringement Litigation Against ResMed (RMD) 2/8/2016
Five, Including Two GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Scientists, Charged in Scheme to Steal Biopharma Secrets from GSK 2/2/2016
Ex-GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biostatistician Sues, Claims He was Let Go Over Nicoderm Studies 1/13/2016
Ex-Synthes USA CEO, a Major Clinton Donor Faces Lawsuit in Deadly "Human Experimentation" Case 12/8/2015
Former NMT Medical (NMTI) PI's License Suspended in the U,K. Over Misconduct Charges 12/8/2015
Sanofi (SNY) Whistleblower Alleges Company Attorneys Destroyed Documents 11/24/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Fesses Up to Valeant (VRX)-Like Pharmacy Scheme in $390 Million Settlement 11/24/2015
New U.S, Tax Inversion Note Doesn't Concern Medtronic (MDT) 11/23/2015
Immuno Biotech CEO Who Only Employs "Beautiful Women" Found Guilty of Sex Discrimination 11/20/2015
Mindray Medical Announces Settlement Of Previously Described Masimo (MASI) Related Litigation 11/20/2015
Novartis AG (NVS)'s Japanese Unit in Trouble Again for Failing to Report Drug Side Effects on Time 11/12/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Plunges After Citron Claims Next Victim in Tweet 11/11/2015
New Lawsuit Accuses Sanofi (SNY) of Intentionally Delaying MS Drug Development to Avoid $708 Million in Payments 11/11/2015
EDAP TMS (EDAP) Announces Dismissal Of Class Action Lawsuit 11/11/2015
British Prosecutor Drops Case Against Japan's Olympus (OCPNF) 11/10/2015
Merus Announces Final Ruling In Inequitable Conduct Case Against Regeneron (REGN) 11/4/2015
BioCad Release: Russian Biotechnological Company Won The Case Against Big Pharma On The Patent Dispute Notable For The Pharmaceutical Industry 11/3/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) to Cough Up $390 Million to Settle U.S. Kickback Case 10/27/2015
Orexo AB (ORXOF) Settles Abstral US Patent Litigation With Actavis (ACT) 10/27/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Favorable Markman Ruling in RAVICTI (glycerol phenylbutyrate) Oral Liquid Patent Infringement Lawsuit 10/21/2015
Hired By Huge Drug Companies Like Eli Lilly (LLY), Ex-Cop in London Tracks Down Knockoff Drugs on the Web 10/21/2015
Helsinn Healthcare SA Reaches Settlement Agreement Regarding Patent Dispute On ALOXI 10/13/2015
Indivior PLC Responds To Court's Decision On Motion To Amend 10/12/2015
Cipher Pharma (DND.TO) Announces Settlement In Patent Litigation For Absorica 10/5/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Settlement Of RAYOS(R) (prednisone) Delayed-Release Tablets Patent Litigation With Actavis Laboratories FL Inc. 10/2/2015
Elekta States That Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Claims Lack Merit 9/29/2015
Onxeo: Decision In The Litigation Against Eurofins And ABL Companies 9/23/2015
Allergan (AGN) Announces Agreement With Amneal Related To NAMENDA XR Patent Litigation 9/9/2015
No Further Legal Action By Italian State's Attorney To Enjoin The Combination Of Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) And Cyberonics (CYBX) 9/8/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Announces Dismissal Of Italian Creditor Rights Objection 8/20/2015
Endo International (ENDP) Announces U.S. District Court Ruling Upholding OPANA ER Intellectual Property 8/17/2015
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Targeted in $3.6 Million Ukrainian Hacking Scheme 8/14/2015
Merus Prevails in Inequitable Conduct Case Against Regeneron (REGN) 8/10/2015
FDA Denied: Federal Judge Grants Amarin (AMRN) Permission to Promote Fish Oil Drug 8/10/2015
Watchdog Accuses Pfizer (PFE) of Overcharging By Millions for Epilepsy Drug 8/6/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Just Got Over China Scandal But New Corruption Allegations Emerge 7/30/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Thwarted From Selling Amgen (AMGN)'s Neupogen Until September 7/22/2015
Investigation Finds Toshiba Execs Were Involved in Company-Wide Scandal 7/17/2015
Fresenius AG Companies Fined Over Diabetic Death 7/10/2015
Toshiba Looking at Management's Role Amid Accounting Scandal 7/10/2015
Feds Want Novartis AG (NVS) to Fork Over $3.35 Billion for Kickback Schemes 7/1/2015
Cellular Biomedicine Group (CBMG) Today Responded To The Class Action Lawsuit 6/30/2015
Eli Lilly (LLY) Wins Patent Victory in UK Lawsuit 6/25/2015
U.S. District Court Rules In Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (VELO) Litigation 6/15/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Investigator Caught Up in China Bribery Scandal Released From Prison Early 6/10/2015
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Sues Former Cancer Executive for Jumping Ship to AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) 6/3/2015
New Book Claims Grunenthal GmbH Knew About Thalidomide Risk Six Months Before Drug Was Pulled 5/26/2015
Microbix Biosystems Inc. (MBXBF) Provides Update On U.S. VIRUSMAX Litigation 5/15/2015
Court Blocks Novartis AG (NVS)'s Recently Approved "Biosimilar" Form of Amgen (AMGN)'s Neupogen 5/11/2015
Express Scripts Inc. Shells Out $60 Million to Settle Novartis AG (NVS) Kickback Scheme 5/4/2015
Takeda (TKPYY) Agrees to Pony Up $2.3 Billion to Settle Actos Cases 4/28/2015
Texas Psychiatrists Accused of Accepting Bribes from AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) to Manipulate State Formulary 4/24/2015
In Largest Settlement Of Its Kind, Teva (TEVA) Will Pay $512 Million to Resolve Pay-to-Delay Case 4/21/2015
Pharma Giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to Battle Rowex Over Purple Design of a New Inhaler 4/15/2015
Mylan (MYL) Settles Patent Litigation Related To Viagra 4/14/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Accused of "Bullying" Doctors to Drop Trial of Cheaper Drugs 4/6/2015
Ex-Workers Accuse Novartis AG (NVS)'s Alcon (ACL) of Being Sexist, Maintaining a Boy's Club Atmosphere 3/19/2015
Inside the Law: A Q&A for Biosimilars and How They’ll Change the World--Part Two 3/18/2015
Inside the Law: A Q&A for Biosimilars and How They’ll Change the World--Part One 3/18/2015
Actavis (ACT) Confirms Appeals Court Grants Injunction Pending Appeal Related To Generic Pulmicort RESPULES 3/13/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Sues Rival GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Over Allergy Cure Claims 3/13/2015
Delaware Court Finds That THERAVECTYS Is Reasonably Likely To Succeed On The Merits Of Its Tortious Interference Claim Against Immune Design Corporation (IMDZ) 3/11/2015
Neigbors Sue Roche (RHHBY) for Being Negligent With Handling of Hazardous Chemicals That Contaminated Land 3/6/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Japan Ordered to Halt Business for 15 Days 2/27/2015
ProtoKinetix Inc. (PKTX.OB) Announces Terms Of Settlement Agreement With British Columbia Securities Commission 2/24/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Heir Sues German Nobleman and Rothchild Bank 2/24/2015
Actavis (ACT) Confirms Temporary Injunction From Appeals Court Related To Generic Pulmicort RESPULES 2/18/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) to Shell Out $7.9 Million in Kickback Scandal 2/12/2015
UK Lawmakers Accuse PricewaterhouseCoopers and Shire (SHPGY) of Extensive Tax Avoidance Scheme 2/6/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Faces Business Suspension in Japan 2/4/2015
Government Of Canada And British Columbia Confirm Case Of H7N9 Avian Influenza In Canada 1/27/2015
Ablynx (ABLYF) Successfully Opposes Patent Appeal Case By Domantis Limited (GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)) 1/22/2015
Ex-Priest Sues Novartis AG (NVS) After Allegedly Suffering Brain Injury From Taking Jakavi 1/21/2015
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Announces U.S. Supreme Court Decision To Reverse Federal Circuit Court’s Judgment On COPAXONE® 20 Mg/Ml Case And Remand For Further Review 1/20/2015
U.S. District Court Sets Briefing Schedule In Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (VELO) Litigation 1/15/2015
Helsinn Healthcare SA Reaches Settlement Agreement Regarding Patent Dispute On ALOXI® 1/12/2015
Actavis (ACT) Will Appeal Injunction Requiring Continued Distribution Of NAMENDA IR 12/16/2014
Bayer AG (BAYZF) Loses Battle To Block Generic Cancer Drug In India's Top Court 12/15/2014
Actavis (ACT) Ordered To Keep Selling Alzheimer's Pill 12/12/2014
gvk bioSciences Private Limited Manipulated Data, Will Re-Do All Clinical Studies For Drugmakers 12/9/2014
Ex-Sanofi (SAN.PA) Employee Claims Ousted CEO Of $34M Kickback Scheme 12/8/2014
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Axes Exec Who Filed South African Race Complaint 12/5/2014
Bayer AG (BAYZF), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Face Calls To Consolidate Xarelto Blood-Thinner Suits 12/4/2014
Novartis AG (NVS) Fires Scientist Who Falsified Data In 6 Research Papers 12/1/2014
IntelGenx Corp. Announces Update To Settlement Of U.S. Patent Litigation Related To Forfivo XL 11/26/2014
US Court Refuses Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Appeal To Block ANDA Nod For 2 Drugs 11/26/2014
IntelGenx Corp. Announces Settlement Of U.S. Patent Litigation Related To Forfivo XL 11/25/2014
Medicina Pharmaceuticals Release: Officials Of Two Pharmaceuticals Arrested For Supplying Adulterated Medicines 11/24/2014
Apotex Inc. Sues Health Canada Over An ‘Unlawful’ Ban On Its Drugs 11/24/2014
U.S. Court Overturns Bid By India's Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) To Block Launch Of Rival Generic Drugs 11/20/2014
Forward Pharma (FWP) Sues Biogen Idec (BIIB) Over Tecfidera Sales In Germany 11/18/2014
Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Sues FDA Over Revoking Approvals For Nexium, Valcyte Copies 11/18/2014
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Ordered To Pay $155,000 For Destroyng Actos Files 11/18/2014
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Ordered To Pay $155,000 For Destroyng Actos Files 11/18/2014
Six Years Jail For Phosphagenics Limited (POH.AX) Biotech Fraudster Esra Ogru 11/7/2014
Judge Slashes $9 Billion Award Vs Eli Lilly (LLY), Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) In Actos Lawsuit By 99 Percent 10/28/2014
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Won’t Have To Face Kickback Lawsuit 10/21/2014
Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) To Pay $40 Million To Settle Texas Medicaid Pricing Litigation 10/16/2014
NPPA Slaps Novartis AG (NVS) With Penalty Fine 10/13/2014
BTG plc (BTG.L) Reaches Settlement Regarding CroFab® Patent Litigation 10/10/2014
Novartis AG (NVS) Employee Pleaded Guilty In Polish Bribery Case 10/10/2014
Pluristem Therapeutics (PSTI) Wins Cell Therapy Patent Case In Europe; European Patent Office Confirms Validity Of Amended Claims 10/7/2014
Sanofi (SAN.PA) Notifies U.S. About Overseas Bribery Allegations 10/7/2014
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Accused Of Putting Actos Profit Ahead Of Safety 10/3/2014
Novartis AG (NVS) Must Face U.S. Lawsuit Over Doctor Kickbacks 10/1/2014
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), Shire Shares Plummet On New U.S. Rules To Curb Tax-Inversion Deals 9/23/2014
Viropro Inc. (VPRO) Subsidiary Alpha Biologics Sdn Bhd (ABSB)'s Assets Have Been Seized By A Bank In Malaysia 9/23/2014
Chinese Court Hits GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) With $492M Bribery Fine 9/19/2014
Evotec AG (EVTG.F) Takes Legal Steps Against Andromeda Biotech 9/18/2014
AbbVie (ABBV) Sued By Louisiana Pension Fund Over $54.5 Billion Shire Pharmaceuticals (SHPG) Deal 9/18/2014
Biotage AB (BIOTa.ST) Success In Re-Examination Proceedings 9/11/2014
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s Consumer Health Business Also Investigated, New Documents Say 9/10/2014
Servier Breaches Code By Not Disclosing Clinical Trial Data 9/9/2014
AbbVie (ABBV), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Illegally Blocked Generic Version Of AndroGel: Federal Trade Commission 9/9/2014
UK Court Backs Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Rival To AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Lung Drug Symbicort 9/3/2014
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Lose Bid To Overturn $9 Billion Award For Hiding Actos' Cancer Risk 8/29/2014
Phosphagenics Limited (POH.AX)'s Ex-Chief Guilty Of Theft 8/25/2014



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