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GSK £1bn savings plan to hit manufacture towards 2017, but UK likely immune

GlaxoSmithKline plans to cut manufacturing, sales and R&D as part of a three year plan to save £1bn ($1.6bn) annually. 

GSK headquarters in the UK

Actavis takes axe to Forest again, with New York jobs to go

Almost 100 jobs at a commercial packaging facility in New York are set to go as part of Actavis’s continued integration of Forest Laboratories.

Starting debate: EMA says rules on API materials need clarification

Drugmakers’ clashes with regulators over the suitability of API starting materials suggest ICH Q11 is open to interpretation and that clarification is needed according to the EMA.

EMA launches rolling review process for Ebola vaccine makers

Ebola vaccine developers can seek scientific guidance and approval through a rolling assessment system established by EMA to accelerate the process review.    

EMA tells us it looks forward to continuing close relationship with DG SANCO

Juncked: Plan to move EMA from DG Health to DG Enterprise is abandoned

DG Health will keep responsibility for the EMA according to European Commission President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker, who confirmed plans to hand the agency to DG Enterprise have been abandoned.

NIH: without budget cuts, we’d have Ebola vaccine

The head of the US National Institutes of Health has said the organisation would have developed a finished Ebola vaccine by now if its funding had not been slashed over the last decade.

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Share API audits or see quality slump, says Hovione

Share API audits or see quality slump, says Hovione

The sharing of audit reports for active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) is essential in order to help avert...

Personalised meds to deliver bigger market for oral film technologies says expert
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Personalised meds to deliver bigger market for oral film technologies says expert

Flexible inkjet printing and personalized medicine will grow the market for orodispersible delivery technologies according to experts...

Complex regs and unknown markets top API shippers' logistics headaches
Pre CPhI Special

Complex regs and unknown markets top API shippers' logistics headaches

The world is getting larger, at least it is in terms of the pharmaceutical industry, according to...

How green was my Valium? Not very, despite industry claims
Pre CPhI Special

How green was my Valium? Not very, despite industry claims

Making active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) is a dirty business and you’d have to be pretty green to...

WHO welcomes industry response to Ebola crisis but calls for new drugs

WHO welcomes industry response to Ebola crisis but calls for new drugs

The Pharma industry has responded to the Ebola crisis in West Africa with developmental vaccines and aid...

Say ‘cheese’: database collects pill photos

Say ‘cheese’: database collects pill photos

The US National Institutes of Health (NIH) is collecting photos of pills and tablet in a database...

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