Founded in 1849, Pfizer was originally formed as a manufacturer of fine chemicals. However, the company’s path would change forever in 1950 with the discovery of the antibiotic Terramycin. Now, this New York-based behemoth is one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.
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AFAB Lab Resources has recently undergone some structural changes – splitting into two companies – in order to better serve the needs of our diverse and growing customer base.
Recently, healthcareglobal.com highlighted the ten largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Featured within these ten global companies were quite a few from across the United States, including Abbott Laboratories, Eli Lilly, AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck and Pfizer.
Research Triangle Park is a 7,000 acre park in North Carolina, which is home to an abundance of scientific research. This video, which features Bob Geolas, President and CEO of the Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina, provides an in-depth look into the Triangle region. From its beginning in the 1950’s to the research of today, the Park has developed into a hub that helps make the world a better place.
Here at BaneBio, we do a lot of business with those in the field of biopharmaceuticals. For those who are not greatly familiar with the industry and have ever asked “What exactly is biopharma?”, here’s a great video for you.
The biotech industry grew by almost 7% in the first decade of the century – this, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. As a result, a growing number of firms are entering the market to fill the growing need for laboratory equipment. In addition, many independent resellers are utilizing online platforms like Amazon and eBay.
Last month, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (GEN) released its 2015 ranking of the top 10 biopharma clusters in the United States. The top 10 for 2015 consists of the same group as 2014, however there were some shift’s within the rankings. Most notably, the Boston-Cambridge, MA area replaced the San Francisco, CA Bay Area for the number 1 spot.
FDA drug approvals in the United States hit their highest level in 18 years, as there were 41 novel medicines approved in 2014. Driven by expensive new treatments for rare diseases as well as cancer, recommendations in Europe also came at a rapid rate.
If you are in need of scientific equipment and are looking for great deals, then look no further than our Used Lab Equipment Sale page! This page can be found under our scientific equipment page on the tab to the left.
We’re all about used lab equipment here at BaneBio. However, when in a laboratory, there are many factors that go in to overall safety.