29-Aug-2014 - Baxter International has donated intravenous fluids to aid organisations treating Ebola infected patients in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
News in brief
28-Aug-2014 - Dr Reddy’s Laboratories says accusations by the US Government’s Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) that it violated childproof packaging rules could cause significant losses for the company.
26-Aug-2014 - A US FDA reinspection of Alexion’s Rhode Island facility hit with a warning letter last year has resulted in a Form 483 with three observations.
26-Aug-2014 - Drug quality and standards organisation USP has joined a campaign to raise awareness about the risks posed by illegal online pharmacies.
25-Aug-2014 - Argentina decided to allow Indian drug imports after inspecting just five of the country's 793 manufacturing facilities according to documents released this week.
People on the Move
25-Aug-2014 - Our weekly round-up of the bright young things and big cheeses in pharmaceuticals.
20-Aug-2014 - EU law changes mean all UK firms handling pharmaceuticals for export outside the EEA must now be inspected and pay license fees according to the MHRA.
20-Aug-2014 - Eisai has accused the US FDA of unlawfully shortening market exclusivity periods for Belviq and Fycompa by starting the countdown one year before either was scheduled by the DEA.