01-Dec-2016 - Idifarma has invested over €300,000 in its facility in Spain in order to offer its customers automated capsule filling for commercial batches.
28-Nov-2016 - Catalent will add two Canadian manufacturing facilities to its softgel network through the acquisition of Accucaps.
23-Nov-2016 - Evonik has laid plans to expand a polymer facility in Alabama to cater for growing demand for sophisticated drug delivery and medical devices.
22-Nov-2016 - Lyndra Inc. has developed a star shaped gastric device which claims to solve the problem of delivering drugs with short half-lives.
21-Nov-2016 - Larger CMOs are likely to be better for commercial manufacturing but small players offer niche services and agility for lower volumes, say Symbiosis and Idifarma.
18-Nov-2016 - The US FDA has halted a trial of a candidate Hepatitis B infection drug developed by Arrowhead Pharma Inc. after primate deaths in a toxicology study.
14-Nov-2016 - Despite requiring more API, the price of inhaled insulin Afrezza has dropped below that of injected rapid-acting rivals says MannKind's CEO, reporting a resilient Q3.
14-Nov-2016 - AAPS 2016 kicked off yesterday with a focus on new technologies, new delivery modalities, accelerated drug development and precision medicines - oh and a microscope on an iPhone.
10-Nov-2016 - Saneca Pharma will invest in its manufacturing site in Slovakia to service a five-year agreement supplying the Menarini Group with controlled release pellets.
09-Nov-2016 - US public health programmes will use lower dose vaccines administered over longer periods from 2017 if President elect Donald Trump adheres to a plan he outlined last year.
08-Nov-2016 - The USP has proposed monograph for hypromellose capsule shells used to make vegetarian friendly medicines.
07-Nov-2016 - Endo International has signed an agreement to sell its facility in Charlotte, North Carolina to an unnamed buyer that will take on 125 workers currently employed at the site.
02-Nov-2016 - Lonza has opened a drug quality testing and formulation laboratory in Basel, Switzerland.
27-Oct-2016 - Envigo has collaborated with InterTek and OCSiAl to develop TUBALL™ single wall carbon nanotubes, which is the first of its kind to complete REACH registration.
27-Oct-2016 - Daiichi Sankyo will commercialize an abuse-deterrent formulation of the opioid painkiller morphine sulphate in the US in an agreement with developer Inspirion Delivery Sciences.
24-Oct-2016 - Lannett is confident it can prove the extended release tech in its Concerta generic is equivalent to the original after the US FDA said it will seek withdrawal of firms ANDA.
20-Oct-2016 - Acura Pharmaceuticals has licensed rights to use it anti-abuse technology to develop drug formulations to prodrug firm Kempharm.
17-Oct-2016 - CDMO Juniper Pharma Services has added a small-scale roller compactor as the latest investment in its enabling technology offerings.
17-Oct-2016 - Two manufacturing facilities were closed after being hit by Hurricane Matthew earlier this month, according to a Patheon SEC filing.
13-Oct-2016 - With the top 500 molecules in development having a commercial potential of $180bn by 2022, being first-to-market is critical says Pfizer.
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