US production of chemicals for the drug industry fell in April according to data released days after renewed calls for permanent tax breaks to help American manufacturers compete globally.
Novartis has partnered with Google-backed Rani Therapeutics to assess an oral platform which delivers biologics through the intestinal wall using needles made of sugar.
Lonza shipped a sample batch of a drug for resistant cancers this week and is set produce commercial supplies if it goes on to be approved says Sunshine Biopharma.
WR Grace says certification for its excipient plant in Germany will reduce the audit burden faced by drug industry customers.
Intertek has opened a new stability facility citing demand for bespoke drug and device services like abuse potential assessments and stress testing.