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[biotech/boule de cristal] The Biotech Industry Finally Turns a Profit | BNET Pharma Blog | BNET.
One promising thing for those starting out now: the Big Three of biotech all got going during tough times — Genentech in 1976, just after the vicious 1973-75 recession, Amgen in 1980, as America dipped in and out of recession, and Gilead in 1987, the year of a major market crash. When Genentech started, almost nobody believed in biotech. If nobody believes in you now, maybe in 40 years you’ll be looking at an entire industry that’s finally making money.