25-Aug-2016 - Grunenthal has reiterated the benefits of its anti-crush intac tech after licensee Endo withdrew its request to have Opana ER labelled as “abuse deterrent."
18-Aug-2016 - The US FDA wants to reclassify pharmaceutical co-crystals as solvates rather than intermediates to reduce the regulatory burden on manufacturers that work with them.
17-Aug-2016 - Biomanufacturing demand will drive revenues for Patheon according to an Evercore ISI analyst, who has predicted the newly-listed CDMO will strengthen its capabilities through M&A.
11-Aug-2016 - Concerns raised by the US FDA pertaining to cGMP at a Florida facility are expected to be resolved within six months, according to Valeant.
11-Aug-2016 - Arch Biopartners has selected Catalent to carry out studies and make batches of its orphan drug candidate AB569 for upcoming clinical trials.
02-Aug-2016 - Acino has agreed to sell its transdermal delivery patch business Luye Pharma Group in a deal that will include its manufacturing site in Miesbach, Germany.
01-Aug-2016 - Regulatory approvals are driving interest in West's Smartdose and Crystal Zenith delivery technologies, the firm says ahead of the launch of a monthly-dose version of Amgen's Repatha.
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 - The US FDA will not approve the candidate eye pain eye treatment Dextenza until developer Ocular Therapeutix addresses concerns about how the product is made.
25-Jul-2016 - Subcutaneous versions of its biologic blockbusters - including Mabthera and Herceptin - will help protect against biosimilar competition, says Roche.
19-Jul-2016 - Evonik has bought Transferra Nanosciences to expand its injectable drug delivery technology offering.
18-Jul-2016 - The World Bank has confirmed it will loan B. Braun $33m (€30m) to help pay for a manufacturing facility in Indonesia.
18-Jul-2016 - MonoSol Rx licenses delivery film tech to MonoSol LLC for non-pharma uses.
14-Jul-2016 - Researchers suggest targeted nanosystem drug delivery could be the key to crossing gastrointestinal tract and blood-brain barriers – a prevailing issue with oral medications.
06-Jul-2016 - Japan's Astellas has agreed to carry out clinical trials of a vaccine for serious diarrhoeal diseases which does not need to be refrigerated or injected and is produced in transgenic rice plants.
30-Jun-2016 - Engineers from the University of Sheffield have developed 3D-printed silk 'micro-rockets' they say could be used to improve drug delivery.
27-Jun-2016 - Researchers have developed a new magnetically controlled drug that can dissolve clots up to 4,000 times more efficiently than ordinary enzyme-based drugs.
22-Jun-2016 - The US FDA has approved Opko Health’s kidney disease drug Rayaldee, delayed by almost three months due to manufacturing concerns at its CMO Catalent.
21-Jun-2016 - Collegium Pharmaceutical has launched the first product formulated using its Deterx anti-abuse technology in the US.
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