AstraZeneca Wins Seroquel XR Patent Protection

0
63

A U.S. district court ruled in favor of AstraZeneca’s patent protection for Seroquel XR, the long-acting version of Seroquel. This follows AstraZeneca’s failure to prevent the FDA from approving generic versions of Seroquel, exposing the company to one of the largest losses to drug-patent expirations in the pharmaceutical sector. A U.K. court has denied AstraZeneca’s request for protection of Seroquel XR’s patent.

Article →
 Related Articles:
Bloomberg 
Reauters

***

Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.

Previous articleBipolar? When Quitting is the Answer
Next articleDoes It Matter if We Believe in Mental Illness?
Kermit Cole
Kermit Cole, MFT, founding editor of Mad in America, works in Santa Fe, New Mexico as a couples and family therapist. Inspired by Open Dialogue, he works as part of a team and consults with couples and families that have members identified as patients. His work in residential treatment — largely with severely traumatized and/or "psychotic" clients — led to an appreciation of the power and beauty of systemic philosophy and practice, as the alternative to the prevailing focus on individual pathology. A former film-maker, he has undergraduate and master's degrees in psychology from Harvard University, as well as an MFT degree from the Council for Relationships in Philadelphia. He is a doctoral candidate with the Taos Institute and the Free University of Brussels. You can reach him at [email protected]

LEAVE A REPLY