08-Feb-2016 - Up to 90% of new chemical entities having properties that make them a challenge to successfully formulate, says Juniper Pharmaceuticals which has won a reformulation and manufacturing contract from PharmAust.
News in brief
04-Feb-2016 - Novartis subsidiary Sandoz will commercialise small and large molecule injectables using French delivery tech firm MedinCell’s subcutaneous controlled release platform.
04-Feb-2016 - MannKind has spoken about Receptor Life Science, a newly-formed company which last month licensed the Technosphere inhaled delivery platform from the struggling firm.
29-Jan-2016 - Novozymes’ albumin technologies division Albumedix has bought Eleven Biotherapeutics’ half-life extension assets.
27-Jan-2016 - Drug-loaded dental implants which release payload on-demand could alleviate invasive procedures associated with chronic diseases, scientists suggest.
27-Jan-2016 - Recipharm has raised SEK276m ($32m) to part finance the acquisition of a majority stake in Indian CMO Nitin Life Sciences that it announced in October.
27-Jan-2016 - Austrianova has launched cell banking and fill finish services for cell therapy developers at its facility in Singapore.
26-Jan-2016 - An associate professor at MIT is re-engineering the malaria parasite to act as vehicle for drug delivery.
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