2012 Final Candidates

Final candidates for the Prix Galien USA 2012 Awards are:

Best Biotechnology Product (Final Candidates)
     
Biogen Idec TYSABRI® (natalizumab)
Bristol-Myers Squibb YERVOYTM (ipilimumab)
GlaxoSmithKline ARZERRA® (ofatumumab)
MedImmune/AstraZeneca FLUMIST® QUADRIVALENT (influenza vaccine live, intranasal)
Merck ZOSTAVAX® (zoster vaccine live)
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection
Sanofi Pasteur FLUZONE® Intradermal (influenza virus vaccine)
Shire VPRIV® (velaglucerase alfa for injection)
Shire FIRAZYR® (icatibant injection)
 
Best Pharmaceutical Agent (Final Candidates)
     
Acorda Therapeutics AMPYRA® (dalfampridine)
AstraZeneca CAPRELSA® (vandetanib)
Celgene Corporation VIDAZA® (azacitidine for injection)
Roche/Genentech and Plexxikon ZELBORAF® (vemurafenib)
GlaxoSmithKline POTIGATM (ezogabine)
GlaxoSmithKline VOTRIENT® (pazopanib)
Janssen INTELENCE® (etravirine)
Janssen XARELTO® (rivaroxaban)
Janssen ZYTIGA® (abiraterone acetate)
Merck VICTRELIS® (boceprevir)
Novartis AFINITOR® (everolimus)
Optimer Pharmaceuticals DIFICID® (fidaxomicin)
Pfizer XALKORI® (crizotinib)
Purdue Pharma OxyContin® (controlled-release oxycodone hydrochloride)
Theravance VIBATIV® (telavancin) for injection
UCB VIMPAT® (lacosamide)
Vertex Pharmaceuticals INCIVEK® (telaprevir)
 
Best Medical Technology Product (Final Candidates)
     
Abbott XIENCE V ® Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System
Berlin Heart EXCOR® Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)
Edwards Lifesciences SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve
Medtronic Melody® Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) Therapy
Novocure NovoTTFTM-100A System
Unilife Unifill® Ready-to-Fill (Prefilled) Syringe
VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies CentraSight®, utilizing the implantable telescope technology

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