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  • 1/20/2012 2:12:09 PM
    A New Era and Market Opportunity for Multaq
    Matt Kileen 1/19/2012 6:15:13 PM
    Paula Deen and Questioning Celebrity Drug Endorsements
    Contributor: Allison Thrower

    If time and tradition are any indicators, celebrity pharmaceutical endorsements will be an advertising trend for years to come...
  • 1/17/2012 4:47:06 PM
    The current shortage of Doxil across the major markets
    Matt Kileen 1/9/2012 8:04:20 PM
    Diabetes Drug Development: 2011 Year in Review and a Look Ahead Towards 2012 And Beyond – Part 2
    Matt Kileen 1/6/2012 5:25:06 PM
    Diabetes Drug Development: 2011 Year in Review and a Look Ahead Towards 2012 And Beyond – Part 1
    Matt Kileen

     

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