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Press Releases
Innovation & Jobs Act Needed to Spur Innovation…
Biotechnology companies are hard at work on the cutting-edge innovations we need, but those breakthroughs are at risk from current tax policy. The Biotechnology Innovation Organization, which represents more than 1,000 biotech companies, thanks…
BIO Welcomes John Delacourt as Deputy General…
Mr. Delacourt is a senior litigator and regulatory counselor with more than a decade of experience advising biotech companies WASHINGTON – (March 15, 2023) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) welcomes John Delacourt as Deputy General…
Silicon Valley Bank and Biotech
"The ecosystem that allows America to develop groundbreaking new medicines is extremely important to our nation and to patients who depend on biotechnology companies. The recent actions by the FDIC, the Federal Reserve, and Treasury to allow SVB…
Letters, Testimony, & Comments
BIO Statement to the U.S. International Trade…
Ag Value Chain Letter to President Biden on…
As organizations representing America’s highly innovative and competitive food and agricultural value chain, we write to express our thanks for USTR’s announcement that it will begin technical consultations with Mexico concerning its action to ban…
BIO Comments to CMS on the Proposed Rule Dealing…
BIO’s comments on specific aspects of CMS’s Proposed Rule on Medicaid drug pricing are presented below.
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.
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March 19, 2023
Biotech is a cornerstone to serving the world’s health-related needs for all demographics; but in the United States, the industry’s workforce does not reflect the demographics it serves, to the detriment of both the…
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June 7, 2022
Thousands of global biotechnology and biopharmaceutical leaders will gather at the 2022 BIO International Convention in San Diego June 13-16 for four exciting days of networking, programming, and partnering…
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June 6, 2022
The 2022 BIO International Convention is back and in person this year. Thousands of global biotechnology and biopharmaceutical leaders will gather in San Diego as we celebrate how scientific discoveries and innovations…