11-Feb-2016 - Rondaxe Enterprises says CMOs can more accurately predict the cost of making customers drugs using its new software.
News in brief
10-Feb-2016 - Suspension of operations at a French softgel facility reduced Catalent’s second quarter revenues by around $21m, but the firm expects full production to restart in March.
08-Feb-2016 - Indian drugmaker Strides Shasun has bolstered its generics manufacturing network by acquiring stakes in Kenya’s Universal Corporation and Australia’s Generic Partners Holdings.
Dispatches from Cell Therapy Manufacturing & Gene Therapy Congress
04-Feb-2016 - Cell therapy development and production will not be sustainable unless there is a vendor-led shift to automated processes, said experts in Brussels yesterday.
03-Feb-2016 - Up to 80 UK sterile manufacturing jobs could be lost as part of a technical overhaul at a Teva site near Liverpool.
02-Feb-2016 - Reneuron has been granted a US patent for a cryopreservation technology that does not rely on toxic reagents and says it would consider licensing it to other stem cell therapy developers on a case-by-case basis.
29-Jan-2016 - Biocision has revamped its cell thawing platform to accommodate larger vial sizes and started developing an automated system for cell therapies in cryopreservation bags.
28-Jan-2016 - More plants in China will close says a US-based analyst who predicts that some drugmakers' inability to comply with stricter quality rules will create an opportunity for those that can.