09-May-2007 - As single-use technologies become more and more popular for use in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, Pall is following market demands bolstering its product line by adding a number of disposable products to its portfolio.
08-May-2007 - The ongoing intellectual property tussle between Pall and Entegris continues with Pall claiming Entegris' Impact filter cartridge line infringes four Pall patents.
08-May-2007 - An online database detailing information on all manufacturing and importation certificates and authorisations issued within the European medicines network has been launched by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA).
03-May-2007 - Sangamo BioSciences has added Genentech to the list of partners for its proprietary zinc finger DNA-binding protein (ZFP) technology.
03-May-2007 - Prosonix and Bath University in the UK have won the Royal Society of Chemistry's (RSC) Innovation award for the development of a tool that enables the manufacture of crystalline pharmaceuticals of specific sizes.
02-May-2007 - A new machine developed by US firm Vardex Laser promises to offer a unique solution to the global problem of drug counterfeiting, protecting products right down to the pill itself.
30-Apr-2007 - US contract manufacturer PharmaFab has agreed to stop the manufacturing and distribution of some of its drugs after regulators found they were produced illegally.
26-Apr-2007 - Alpha M.O.S. has recently released an update for its Fox electronic nose (e-Nose) to provide faster analytical analysis of samples in R&D, quality control (QC) and process monitoring settings.
24-Apr-2007 - Varian has launched a new dissolution system specifically geared to testing small drug volumes in medical devices such as implants or drug-eluting stents.
24-Apr-2007 - A new method for generating large volumes of therapeutic antibodies direct from Escherichia coli bacterium could knock weeks off conventional mass-production processes that scale up to mammalian cells, US researchers believe.
24-Apr-2007 - Freeman Technology has been awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise 2007 for Innovation and recognises the development, commercialisation and sales success of its FT4 Powder Rheometer.
23-Apr-2007 - The winners of this year's Life Science Industry Awards have been announced, after scientists from across the world voted for the "best-in-class" companies in the sector.
17-Apr-2007 - GE Healthcare has snapped up specialist in disposable manufacturing technologies Wave Biotech, adding a host of new products and services for the biopharmaceutical manufacturing sector to its catalogue.
17-Apr-2007 - UK company, deltaDOT is awaiting the completion of its second production run of its novel high-resolution molecular analyser - the Peregrine - with over half the batch already sold.
04-Apr-2007 - AAIPharma yesterday announced that it has completed a major round of upgrades to two of its manufacturing plants in the US.
21-Mar-2007 - An innovative new platform technology with a myriad of applications has been developed by a UK firm, and promises to be a novel arrow in the quiver of the pharma industry in its attempts to shoot down drug counterfeiters.
16-Mar-2007 - A new piece of equipment could enable scientists to study changes in protein structure, including those necessary to cancer tumour growth, both faster and more accurately, according to its developers.
14-Mar-2007 - US Oncology has implemented an electronic pedigree system to protect its cancer drug distribution system, bringing it firmly in line with federal drug pedigree requirements and ensuring a more secure supply chain for the company.
13-Mar-2007 - A twist on an existing security technology will use enhanced mobile phones to help establish the authenticity of pharmaceutical products in developing countries.
08-Mar-2007 - A two-year-old lab equipment company has beaten off competition from more established rivals to scoop an award for its new UV detector.