28-Jul-2016 - A restructuring programme which closed two US facilities and slashed hundreds of jobs has paid off says Amgen, attributing increased margins to better manufacturing efficiencies.
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27-Jul-2016 - Slovakian CDMO Saneca Pharma will make more than 20 generic products for Xantis after selling the registration dossiers to the Swiss firm.
27-Jul-2016 - GSK will pump £275m ($360m) into its UK manufacturing network and says the country has a “leading position in life sciences” despite the recent Brexit vote.
26-Jul-2016 - QuVa Pharma has agreed to buy a manufacturing facility in New Jersey, US at which it plans to compound sterile pharmaceutical products for hospitals.
26-Jul-2016 - Bioprocess equipment vendors Pall and Sartorius have each cited demand for single-use technologies as a growth driver in the first half 2016.
25-Jul-2016 - Acquisitions, higher demand for sterile liquid processing and a surge in Thyrosafe orders helped Recipharm offset pricing pressure in Portugal and lower UK sales in Q2.
20-Jul-2016 - MSM Poly LLC has signed a non-binding agreement to buy IP that underpins Ineos’ Barex resins, which are used to make pharmaceutical and food packaging.
18-Jul-2016 - The World Bank has confirmed it will loan B. Braun $33m (€30m) to help pay for a manufacturing facility in Indonesia.
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The world’s largest modular cGMP biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility came online this week in Wuhan, China.