25-Feb-2015 - Problems at Emcure Pharmaceutical have prompted US customer Sagent Pharmaceuticals to recall two lots of a muscle relaxant made by the CMO and take production in-house.
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25-Feb-2015 - Our round-up of the latest people news in big and small pharma - from Bayer to biotech's most recent start-up.
24-Feb-2015 - A register of clinical investigators can help eliminate bias according to Big Pharma Group Transcelerate, which has teamed with DrugDev to develop such a database.
23-Feb-2015 - The EMA wants help applying new ID and information standards to medicines sold in Europe and has asked drugmakers to join its implementation taskforce.
20-Feb-2015 - Celltrion has emphasised the savings Remsima ((inflizimab) could offer as partner Napp Pharmaceuticals prepares to extend the roll out of the Remicade biosimilar to the UK.
18-Feb-2015 - Sanofi has partnered with Dutch biotechnology spin-out Lead Pharma to discover autoimmune drugs that target ROR gamma t hormone receptors.
16-Feb-2015 - The US FDA has proposed more new rules for compounders three years after a deadly meningitis outbreak was linked to unsafe manufacturing practices at a pharmacy in Massachusetts.
12-Feb-2015 - The increase in dodgy erectile dysfunction drugs seized in Switzerland does not mean the country is a weak point for counterfeiters shipping to Europe according to Swissmedic.