04-May-2016 - Pfizer has attributed Hospira’s sterile injectables and biosimilar assets to its return to growth, offsetting 17 quarters of declining sales.
News in brief
03-May-2016 - Codexis has completed the transfer of its protein engineering platform to a GSK earning it a $7.5m milestone payment.
02-May-2016 - The US FDA has modified a 2013 consent decree issued to Ben Venue Laboratories, paving the way for new owners Xellia Pharmaceuticals to resume manufacturing at the dormant Ohio site.
28-Apr-2016 - Precision pharmaceutical manufacturing is crucial to the UK’s economy, according to life science minister George Freeman MP.
27-Apr-2016 - We are in New York for Interphex. Check back for regular updates
Dispatches from Interphex
27-Apr-2016 - Fette Compacting has unveiled its first capsule filling machine, which is capable of outputting 400,000 capsules per hour – a new record in the industry.
26-Apr-2016 - 3D printing can make drug production simpler and cheaper according to a UK expert who says using it for commercial production is about “numbering up” not scaling up.
26-Apr-2016 - The savings will come from centralising manufacturing services and will complement the firm’s cost-saving business division launched last year.