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Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB) is a biotechnology leader that discovers, develops and delivers to patients worldwide innovative therapies for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hemophilia and autoimmune disorders. With its rich scientific heritage and passionate commitment to pioneering new advances, Biogen recognizes that cutting-edge science and medicines can address unmet patient needs to change the course of devastating diseases.
Founded in 1978, Biogen is the world’s oldest independent biotechnology company. Patients worldwide benefit from its leading multiple sclerosis therapies, and the company generates nearly $5 billion in annual revenues. Biogen has a strong late stage pipeline with the potential to launch new products for multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and hemophilia by 2015.
With about 4,800 employees worldwide, Biogen is a truly global organization. In addition to our headquarters in Weston, Mass., and our research operations in Cambridge, Mass., we have a world-class manufacturing facility in North Carolina and offices in Canada, Australia, Japan and throughout Europe. We also have a direct commercial presence in more than 29 markets and a network of distribution partners in more than 70 additional markets, including new markets such as Central/Eastern Europe, Brazil, China and India.
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Biogen and Capsigen Announce Collaboration to Discover and Develop Novel AAV Capsids for Targeted CNS and Neuromuscular Disorders
Biogen Inc. (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Capsigen Inc. announced today that they have entered into a strategic research collaboration to engineer novel adeno-associated virus (AAV) capsids that have the potential to deliver transformative gene therapies that address the underlying genetic causes of various CNS and neuromuscular disorders.
With Biogen’s potential treatment for Alzheimer’s, aducanumab, coming in weeks before a U.S. FDA decision, ICER wrote a punishing report slamming the drug for insufficient efficacy and recommending a low price point if approved.
BioSpace takes an in-depth look at the Top 25 of Q1.
4/29/2021The U.S. FDA says it is unable to approve Biogen supplemental Biologic License Application (sBLA) for subcutaneously delivered TYSABRI® for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS), at least while the sBLA remains in its present form.
Biogen Releases 2020 Year in Review Demonstrating Its Commitment to Transparency and Progress across Environmental, Social and Governance Metrics
Accelerated action on climate, health and equity, including new plastic-free packaging goals for finished goods by 2025 1 Disclosed 2020 global pay equity analysis results 2 and launched enhanced four-part diversity, equity and inclusion strategy
Biogen Provides Regulatory Update on the Supplemental Biologic License Application (sBLA) for Subcutaneous Administration of TYSABRI® (natalizumab)
Biogen Inc. (Nasdaq: BIIB) today announced that it has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its supplemental Biologic License Application (sBLA) for a new subcutaneous (SC) route of administration of TYSABRI® (natalizumab) to treat relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS).
A multi-day conference hosted by Biogen during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic has been determined to be a super-spreader event, with more than 300,000 infections linked to the conference.
In phase one of the two-part program, access to tofersen will be granted on an individual basis to SOD1-ALS patients with an ALS Functional Rating Scale - Revised (ALSFRS-R) slope decline greater than or equal to 2 points per month.
The long and strange journey of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug aducanumab is coming to an end. Whether it will be a complete ending—with the U.S. FDA rejecting it—or a new chapter, with an approval, remains to be seen.
18-Month, Pre-Specified Analysis Showing Consistent Reduction in Clinical Outcome Measures from a Lecanemab (BAN2401) Phase 2b Clinical Trial in Early Alzheimer's Disease Published in Peer-Reviewed Journal, Alzheimer's Research and Therapy
Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. announced the publication of an article, A Randomized, Double-Blind Phase 2b Proof of Concept Clinical Trial in Early Alzheimer's Disease with Lecanemab, an Anti-Aβ Protofibril Antibody, in the peer-reviewed journal Alzheimer's Research and Therapy.
4/19/2021It was a particularly busy week for clinical trial news, in part because of several big medical conferences. Here’s a look.
Biogen Advances Leading Research in Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) with New Data at AAN 2021 Exploring Opportunities to Improve Outcomes for Patients
Initial findings from the DEVOTE study suggest no new safety concerns and support continued development of a higher dose of SPINRAZA ® (nusinersen) Additional research reinforces the potential of biomarkers and highlights new digital tools that may help guide future treatment approaches and decisions for people with SMA
New Data at AAN 2021 from Across Biogen’s MS Portfolio Demonstrate Positive Impact of Treatment on People Living with Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
New findings from MS PATHS show that treatment with TYSABRI ® (natalizumab) can lead to meaningful improvements in mental and social health compared to Ocrevus ® (ocrelizumab) Real-world data from VUMERITY ® (diroximel fumarate) reinforce the treatment’s positive gastrointestinal tolerability profile Biogen advances leading research to help inform future patient management including new information on the clinical profile of extended interval dosing with natalizumab
Biogen Grows Presence in China with the Approval of TECFIDERA® (dimethyl fumarate) for the Treatment of Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
TECFIDERA was approved under the National Medical Products Administration priority review process evaluating therapies with urgent clinical needs More than 500,000 individuals worldwide living with multiple sclerosis (MS) have been treated with TECFIDERA, which has a well-established safety and efficacy profile Biogen’s expansion in China now includes treatment options approved for relapsing MS and spinal muscular atrophy
Biogen to Present Trial Design of Aducanumab EMBARK Re-Dosing Study in Poster Session at 2021 Virtual AAN Annual Meeting on April 17-22, 2021
Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) today announced it will host a poster presentation on the design of the EMBARK trial of its Alzheimer’s disease investigational therapy, aducanumab, at the upcoming 2021 virtual American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting.
Sage Therapeutics and Biogen Announce SAGE-324 Phase 2 Placebo-Controlled KINETIC Study in Essential Tremor Met Primary Endpoint
Statistically significant reduction in tremor score compared to placebo at Day 29 in adults with essential tremor SAGE-324 demonstrated a 36% reduction in upper limb tremor amplitude from baseline at Day 29 in the total studied population; in a more severe population (baseline TETRAS Upper Limb Item 4 & 12), SAGE-324 demonstrated a 41% reduction in upper limb tremor amplitude compared to baseline
Recently announced topline results from a Phase II study show SAGE-324, Sage Therapeutics’ investigational oral neuroactive steroid GABAA receptor positive allosteric modulator, significantly reduced tremor score in adult patients with essential tremor.
Nominees bring diverse business and public health experience key to Biogen’s mission to pioneer and lead in neuroscience Company thanks Director Robert W. Pangia as he retires from the Board
Biogen and Bio-Thera Solutions Announce Commercialization and License Agreement for Proposed Biosimilar Currently in Phase 3 With the Potential to Treat Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Biogen enters into a commercialization and license agreement to develop, manufacture and commercialize BAT1806, a proposed biosimilar referencing ACTEMRA ® (tocilizumab) Biosimilars have the potential to enable greater access to marketed biologic therapies while generating cost savings and healthcare sustainability
The European Commission Grants Marketing Authorization for New Subcutaneous Administration of TYSABRI® (natalizumab) to Treat Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Biogen Inc. (Nasdaq: BIIB) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization for a subcutaneous (SC) injection of TYSABRI® (natalizumab) to treat relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS).