Biotech Ads Seek Ears Of President Bush, D.C. Policymakers

Mar 1 2001
Washington, D.C. (March 1, 2001) -- The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) will begin a six month television advertising campaign this weekend on both national and cable networks. The ads...

BIO Statement Regarding Nobel Laureates’ Support for Stem Cell Research

Feb 22 2001
WASHINGTON, DC (February 22, 2001) --Michael J. Werner, director of federal government relations and bioethics counsel for the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today issued the following...

Biotech Medicines on the Market Top 110 With Hundreds More in the Pipeline

Feb 16 2001
Washington, D.C. – A record 32 biotechnology drugs, vaccines and new indications for existing medicines were approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2000.

Of the 32 FDA...

BIO Welcomes Opening Of New Bipartisan Discussions On Drug Coverage For Medicare Beneficiaries

Feb 15 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 15, 2001) -- Carl B. Feldbaum,president of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), issued the following statement today on the opening of bipartisan discussions in...

US Sen. Tim Hutchinson, Newt Gingrich To Participate In BIO’s CEO & Investor Conference

Feb 14 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 14, 2001) – U.S. Sen. Tim Hutchinson (R-Arkansas) and Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will be featured with Carl B. Feldbaum,...

Publication Of Human Genome Sequence Launches New Era In Medicine

Feb 12 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 12, 2001) - Carl B. Feldbaum, president of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), issued the following statement on announcements today that Science and Nature...

BIO Urges Bush To Continue Moratorium On Cloning Human Beings

Feb 1 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 1, 2001) – Following recent announcements by certain groups of plans to clone human beings, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today sent a letter to President...

BIO Letter on Cloning to President Bush

Feb 1 2001
The Honorable George W. BushPresident of the United StatesThe White House1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20500

Dear Mr. President:

Recently certain groups have...

BIO Says Bush Proposal On Medicare Drug Plan Moves Debate In Positive Direction

Jan 30 2001
WASHINGTON, DC (January 30, 2001) –Carl B. Feldbaum, president of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), issued the following statement on President George W. Bush’s Immediate Helping Hand...

BIO’s CEO & Investor Conference Features Companies Leading Industry’s Financial Surge On Wall Street

Jan 25 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 25, 2001) – The BiotechnologyIndustry Organization’s (BIO) CEO & Investor Conference next month in New York will showcase the companies whose technological and biomedical...