26-Nov-2014 - Bipartisan bills introduced in the US House of Representatives and the Senate would give manufacturers of Ebola therapies vouchers to speed up review of a drug of their choice.
News in brief
25-Nov-2014 - The lack of women on pharma boards is well-known, so why are companies still slow to balance the genders? A recruiter tells us the problem is “demand, not supply” and why quotas aren't a simple fix.
25-Nov-2014 - The two guidelines offer help to manufacturers looking to use potentially hazardous phthalates as excipients in drugs, as well as those that have shared facilities where multiple drugs are produced.
25-Nov-2014 - Two pharma giants are today looking for new employees after pushing out the CEO of Lundbeck and a Novartis researcher for rule-breaking.
24-Nov-2014 - As FDA commissioner Margaret Hamburg wraps up her trip in China it looks like the FDA is creating a stronger bond with its Chinese counterparts as the FDA looks to triple its staff there.
24-Nov-2014 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is encouraging hospitals to purchase their compounded drugs from organisations registered as outsourcing facilities, and has issued guidance on accreditation.
People on the Move
24-Nov-2014 - Plus the latest drug industry hirings, firings and awards in this week's column.
Dispatches from the FT Global Healthcare and Biotech Conference
20-Nov-2014 - The EMA is “caught between a rock and a hard place” in expediting drug development, but an agency Executive says change can come through its new adaptive licensing pathway.
Regulatory & Safety: Featured news
Plus the latest drug industry hirings, firings and awards in this week's column.
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical and novel drugmakers feature in this week's People on the Move column.