08-Feb-2016 - On the heels of a new study , which found that Allergan's Waco operations generated an economic impact of $263m on the area’s income, the city is hoping for new expansion.
04-Feb-2016 - As threats to the pharmaceutical supply chain prevail, the industry is seeing increased regulatory scrutiny as well as more inspection requirements, says industry panel.
02-Feb-2016 - The Royal Statistical Society has questioned the design of the trial of Bial's candidate painkiller BIA-102474-101 in which one person died and others were hospitalised last month .
01-Feb-2016 - Ipca has received an FDA Warning Letter at three Indian API facilities, but says it awaits re-inspection after already rectifying issues highlighted in a 2014 Form 483.
28-Jan-2016 - More plants in China will close says a US-based analyst who predicts that some drugmakers' inability to comply with stricter quality rules will create an opportunity for those that can.
27-Jan-2016 - The recent tide of Warning Letters issued to Chinese API and finished formulation makers reflects an increase in regulatory oversight, the US FDA says.
26-Jan-2016 - The US FDA plans to release long-awaited biosimilar ‘interchangeability’ guidelines in 2016 according to a publishing plan announced this week.
25-Jan-2016 - A Zika vaccine is a long way off according to a UK academic who suggested vaccines for related viruses could be used as delivery vectors to accelerate development.
25-Jan-2016 - New information, including Bial’s clinical protocol document have emerged over the past week, providing new insight into the Biotrial tragedy.
21-Jan-2016 - Government purchasing commitments would discourage industry antibiotic marketing and help developers overcome reluctance to invest in new antimicrobials say drugmakers in Davos.
20-Jan-2016 - Mylan has stopped production at a sterile injectables plant after Polish regulators observed 29 major violations of GMP, an EU statement of non-compliance reveals.
19-Jan-2016 - FAAH inhibitors will be looked at closely after a volunteer died in a trial of BIA 10-2474 last week, but it is too early to say drugs of this class are unsafe according to a leading expert.
18-Jan-2016 - A study halted in France after one volunteer died and others were injured differs markedly from the disastrous “elephant man” trial that hospitalized six in the UK in 2006 according to the MHRA.
14-Jan-2016 - Systemic data manipulation has landed Chinese API maker Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceutical with a US FDA warning letter.
13-Jan-2016 - The Pfizer-Allergan $160bn merger will create the world’s largest pharma company but potentially not for long, as the two CEOs discuss breaking the entity up in 2018.
13-Jan-2016 - As the industry faces new challenges in 2016, the pharmaceutical industry is expected to be the second busiest sector for consolidation with large cash reserves driving deals, according to experts.
12-Jan-2016 - Continuous manufacturing (CM) offers several benefits over traditional pharma manufacturing, including real-time monitoring, says expert.
12-Jan-2016 - As annual projected pharmaceutical R&D returns continue to decline and companies are under increasing pressure, focus may be the defining factor.
12-Jan-2016 - UK pharma manufacturing output increased last year according to EEF, which says lower costs and a legacy of R&D investment will drive further growth in 2016.
05-Jan-2016 - Paragon Solutions has rolled out a new service to help drugmakers make sure their manufacturing operations comply with US FDA regulations.
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