Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing and Distribution

Biotechnology, the combination of biology and technology, includes biologic applications, diagnostic tools and businesses that improve everyday life by providing solutions to some of life's most vexing problems.

Has a member of your family been vaccinated against hepatitis B? Do you know someone who has diabetes? Has anyone in your family had heart disease?

Rx Drug Importation Poses Immediate and Incalculable Risk to American Patients (Apr. 19, 2004)

In the early weeks of the 108th Congress, two Senate bills, S. 54 and S. 7, were introduced that embrace the "Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act of 2003" (GAAP), formerly known in the 107th Congress as S. 812

As people age they walk a minefield of life-threatening and debilitating diseases.

August 26 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanks the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the opportunity to submit comments on the Draft Guidance for Industry on Distributing Scientific and Medical Publications on Risk Information for Approved Prescription Drugs and Biological Products – Recommended Practices (Draft Guidance).
August 8 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanks the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the opportunity to submit comments on the “Draft Guidance for Industry on the Drug Supply Chain Security Act Implementation: Identification of Suspect Product and Notification.”
June 12 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanks the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the opportunity to submit comments on the “Draft Guidance for Industry on Allowable Excess Volume and Labeled Vial Fill Size in Injectable Drug and Biological Products.”
May 20 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanks the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the opportunity to submit comments on the “Draft Guidance for Industry on Analytical Procedures and Methods Validation for Drugs and Biologics.”
April 22 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanks the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the opportunity to submit comments on the Request for Information (RFI) on “Standards for the Interoperable Exchange of Information for Tracing of Human, Finished, Prescription Drugs, in Paper or Electronic Format.”
May 24 2013
Rx Response elevates to Alert status to address potential impact from Moore tornado on supply chain.
July 23 2012
Groups issue booklet to help biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies identify pipeline medicines with doping potential.
June 28 2011
BIO announced its endorsement of the “Joint Declaration on Cooperation in the Fight against Doping in Sport” between the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufactures and Associations (IFPMA).
January 3 2011
The 2011 BIO International Convention will highlight the latest trends and the newest opportunities for executives, investors, scientists, policy leaders, and media from around the world.