17-Jun-2013 - ATMI has opened a development and testing lab in the US to let customers test its single-use production and technologies.
06-Jun-2013 - Impax Laboratories says it remains committed to resolving manufacturing issues at its troubled Californian plant though 110 jobs will go as production continues to be transferred to Taiwan.
29-May-2013 - Over the last decade single-use technologies have moved into manufacturing scales and are increasingly being deployed worldwide, according to Thermo Fisher Scientific.
22-May-2013 - Disposable bioreactors could be the centerpiece of a project to develop and harvest large quantities of cells that eventually will be used in bioartificial livers for patients with severe liver failure.
20-May-2013 - Though Janssen Korea says it is confident it will resolve its manufacturing issues, product recall and suspensions could be followed by lawsuits and imprisonment.
16-May-2013 - Lower sales of off-patent former blockbuster Lipitor have prompted Pfizer to try and sell off its third Irish API plant in as many years.
15-May-2013 - Extra filling capacity is to be made available in preparation for West’s Crystal Zenith (CZ) system, though approval and increased sales are still at least 18 months away.
06-May-2013 - Novo Nordisk says the $69 investment in its Danish plant will convert capacity ready for its new GLP-1 analogue and is a further commitment to Danish manufacturing.
02-May-2013 - Goodwin Biotechnology has teamed up with Coldstream Laboratories to offer clients ADC services as another example of biopharma demand driving contract manufacturing and development.
30-Apr-2013 - ASI has teamed up with Chromatan in order to deliver single-use and column-free capture purification services which could save clients 65% in chromatography costs in clinical manufacturing.
23-Apr-2013 - Pharmaceutical conferences are like buses - to paraphrase an old British joke - you wait for one and then three come along at once.
18-Apr-2013 - ATMI has started selling a new cGMP-compliant fill finish platform in a continuation of its focus on what it says is the growing single-use tech market.
15-Apr-2013 - Thermo Fisher Scientific has agreed to purchase genetic testing equipment maker Life Technologies for $13.6B in one of the biggest acquisitions of the year.
11-Apr-2013 - GE Healthcare and iBio are in talks about future projects after confirming they are working on a plant-based vaccine manufacturing site for Brazilian drugmaker Fiocruz/Bio-Manguinhosin.
10-Apr-2013 - Alkermes says it intends to continue investing in its Irish facility although a restructuring plan will end some manufacturing operations and cost 130 jobs.
08-Apr-2013 - So, look. Interphex is a great trade show. No doubt.
08-Apr-2013 - Pall has confirmed plans for a UK Centre of Excellence offering clients access to the development, testing and validation of its products.
27-Mar-2013 - Two new nonreactive product contact components can control contamination and meet regulatory requirements according to their makers, Gore PharmBIO.
25-Mar-2013 - Micron Technologies’ new private-equity owner says it plans to grow the particle engineering firm through investment and acquisitions.
25-Mar-2013 - Bidders for DNA-sequencing equipment maker Life Technologies may not have to pay too much more than its current market value of $64 per share, or about $11B, according to an analyst.