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Press Releases
Proposed Prescription Drug User Fee Act VII…
Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) Chief Scientific Officer, E. Cartier Esham issued the following statement on the release of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) VII performance goals letter: “The Prescription Drug User Fee…
Biden Drug Plan Adds Barriers to Seniors…
President Joe Biden today announced a slew of drug pricing reforms, including changes that would radically alter the widely successful Medicare program for seniors and people with disabilities. Rich Masters, BIO’s Chief Public Affairs and Advocacy…
BIO Announces 2021 Start-up Stadium Winner:…
Annual competition takes place during BIO’s International Convention
Letters, Testimony, & Comments
BIO Testimony to House Agriculture Hearing on…
To meet the challenge of climate change, it is crucial to lead with science and U.S. innovation. We must incentivize the adoption of innovative, sustainable technologies and practices; and streamline and expedite regulatory pathways for breakthrough…
Supporting U.S. Food & Agriculture Innovation &…
Safe, secure, affordable & accessible food supply Hundreds of millions of Americans and people around the world rely on safe and nutritious U.S. agricultural products and foods. Americans have access to one of the safest, most diverse, most…
BIO Comments on International Council for…
BIO appreciates FDA’s commitment to harmonization of regulatory concepts across regional Health Authorities through the International Council for Harmonization of Technical Requirements for Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH). Harmonization of…
Amicus Briefs
BIO Files Amicus Brief in Petition for a Writ of…
BIO and AUTM have filed an amicus brief in petition for a writ of certiorari the in American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc., v. Neapco Holdings LLC, et al., at the Supreme Court of the United States. BIO and AUTM are concerned that…
BIO Files Amicus Brief in Support of Rehearing…
BIO files amicus brief in support of a petition for rehearing related to patent-eligibility of diagnostic technology. 
BIO Files Amicus Brief on Case Addressing the…
BIO files an Amicus Brief on rehearing by the Precedential Opinion Panel of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
Blog Posts
Car Free Day
September 21, 2021
The U.S. transportation sector leads all other sectors in greenhouse gas emissions. September 22 is International Car Free day, a day when folks make a pledge to walk or use public transportation with the goal of…
Forum for Diversity in Biotech and STEM
September 15, 2021
This Hispanic Heritage Month, Good Day BIO will be highlighting the achievements of Hispanic and Latinx individuals who have eliminated barriers in the sciences, medicine, and biotechnology—here’s a list of 25…
HIV ribbon
September 14, 2021
For more than a year now, COVID has been society’s focus—and rightly so. But today we turn our attention to another virus—HIV. After 40 years, there is still no cure or a vaccine for the disease. In this episode, we…