SUBSCRIBE

Breaking News on Global Pharmaceutical Technology & Manufacturing

Drug Delivery: Top Headlines

News in brief

Biohaven opts for Zydis delivery tech for anxiety pill

26-Mar-2015 - Biohaven Pharmaceutical has created a melt in the mouth anxiety drug using formulation technology licensed from Catalent.

Pharma moves into 3D printing with customizable drug delivery devices

19-Mar-2015 - 3D printers have been used to create tailor-made drug delivery tools, including bioactive radiology devices.

Small revolution: nanotech to be the next big thing in cancer drug delivery, report

18-Mar-2015 - More cancer drugs are going to be delivered using nanoparticles according to Frost & Sullivan, which says research breakthroughs are going to drive adoption of such technologies.

WHO: Smart needles key to preventing new hep B infections

12-Mar-2015 - New hepatitis B treatment guidelines advocate use of Gilead and BMS drugs and underline WHO concerns that needle reuse spreads the virus.

Every small molecule helps: Type 1 diabetes vaccine set for trials this year says researcher

11-Mar-2015 - A type 1 diabetes vaccine will enter human trials this year according to the leader of the UK research team developing a preventative therapy for the autoimmune disorder.

Why PKC inhibitors fail: Protein Kinase Cs suppress tumours according to new study

10-Mar-2015 - Cancer Drug firms trying to block protein kinase Cs should rethink say researchers behind a study indicating that the enzymes suppress tumour development.

Anthrax vaccine stability data delivers contract extension for Glide Technologies

09-Mar-2015 - US desire for an alternative to the multi-shot anthrax vaccine is a boon for Glide Technologies, which had its contract extended by Pfenex this week.

Drug Delivery: Featured news

Spotlight

Message is clear: Europe is in trouble in terms of pharma growth, experts say
Dispatches from DCAT

Message is clear: Europe is in trouble in terms of pharma growth, experts say

The European pharma market isn’t likely to deliver much growth over the next five years as generic...

Distributing donated drugs a major challenge says UK neglected diseases group

Distributing donated drugs a major challenge says UK neglected diseases group

More drugs for tropical diseases have been donated since the London declaration of 2012, but getting them...

'Black Mamba' or 'OMG': which fake sex pill has the best name?
QUIZ

'Black Mamba' or 'OMG': which (fake) sexual enhancement pill has the best name?

The FDA has tested hundreds of creatively named bogus supplements and found they contain hidden APIs. Take...

123