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In an industry as dynamic and competitive as healthcare, standing out requires outstanding ingenuity, while still maintaining a dedication to patient wellbeing and care. For California-headquartered biopharmaceutical company Amgen, which last year celebrated 40 years of providing innovative and life-changing treatments to patients, being a leader is baked into its DNA. Over that period, 70%…

Combining on-site and online participants, exhibitors, and speakers, BIO Asia-Taiwan 2020 introduced hundreds of new biotech and biomedical developments, including many related to COVID-19. In a visual demonstration of how well Taiwan has controlled COVID-19, the island hosted Asia’s first major industry gathering since the onset of the pandemic, a biotech conference and exhibition appropriately…

Taiwan is banking hard on biopharma, and investments that were made in previous decades are now close to bearing fruit. Flush with cash and success, some of Taiwan’s most renowned biopharma firms are on the cusp of bringing to market first-in-class, breakthrough drugs targeting some of humanity’s worst scourges, such as AIDS, cancer, and hepatitis….