Dispatches from Vitafoods Europe 2013
16-May-2013 - Private label gum maker Fertin Pharma has developed an immunity chewing gum that it claims can help guard against the common cold.
News in brief
15-May-2013 - Extra filling capacity is to be made available in preparation for West’s Crystal Zenith (CZ) system, though approval and increased sales are still at least 18 months away.
13-May-2013 - Melding metals to APIs could make drugs easier to deliver according to Sweden's Recipharm which partnered to add a new chemistry to its offering last week.
News in brief
06-May-2013 - Novo Nordisk says the $69 investment in its Danish plant will convert capacity ready for its new GLP-1 analogue and is a further commitment to Danish manufacturing.
02-May-2013 - New auto-injector technology that is user-friendly and capable of delivering high viscosity drugs may be the next big thing for pharma and biotech companies pushing further into niche biologics and biosimilars.
30-Apr-2013 - Injex says it is looking for partners to prefill its device and Glide will develop Pfenex’s anthrax vaccine using its solid-dose injector – welcome to our needle-free drug delivery round-up.
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24-Apr-2013 - Efforts to update SUPAC guidance on immediate and modified release dosage forms will end in faster approvals, if regulatory and financial hurdles can be overcome, says expert.
23-Apr-2013 - Third-party manufacturers of biologics are seeing increased demand but more short term contracts, according to Fujifilm.
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European product manager of pharmaceutical systems, BD
VP of eDevice R&D, prescription division, , Aptar Pharma