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27-Apr-2017 - H&T Presspart has bought the rights to manufacture and commercialise a capsule-based dry powder inhaler (DPI) from Hovione.
27-Apr-2017 - Catalent Pharma Solutions has said it will increase spray drying capacity at a plant owned by recent acquisition Pharmatek Laboratories.
27-Apr-2017 - Industry group the ABPI has called on the next UK Government to support local drug production, increase National Health Service (NHS) funding and put life sciences at the heart of...
27-Apr-2017 - Acasti Pharma Inc. has been granted two additional composition and use patents for its investigational, hypertriglyceridemia drug candidate CaPre.
26-Apr-2017 - Pharco Pharmaceuticals has granted a license to make, sell and export the hepatitis C drug ravidasvir (RAV) to Medicines Patent Pool (MPP).
26-Apr-2017 - Sanofi Pasteur says heavy investment in messenger RNA (mRNA) is warranted as such technology could revolutionise vaccine development and manufacturing.
26-Apr-2017 - The UK MHRA saw an increase in sterility issues at drug plants in 2016 although quality system problems remained the most common deficiency seen during inspections.
25-Apr-2017 - The US FDA has warned Lonza about operations at its facility in Walkersville, Maryland, raising concerns about validation and aseptic process simulations.
25-Apr-2017 - LabCorp will relocate its UK CMC services unit to a larger site and has said it is confident the Government will maintain its commitment to the drug industry after Brexit.
25-Apr-2017 - Drug track and trace rules introduced in Saudi Arabia prompted a €300,000 ($326,078) investment in processing technology and software according to Sweden-based contractor Recipharm.
24-Apr-2017 - DSM Sinochem (DSP) has announced its intention to increase antibiotic production capacity at its facility in Delft, the Netherlands.
24-Apr-2017 - The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged pharma companies to help combat neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) via increased drug donations.
24-Apr-2017 - The US FDA has handed Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd a Form 483 detailing critical observations made during an inspection of its Dadra, India facility.
24-Apr-2017 - Samsung Bioepis’ Renflexis has become the second biosimilar of rheumatoid arthritis biologic Remicade (infliximab) to be recommended for approval in the US.
21-Apr-2017 - Tory Prime Minister Teresa May’s decision to call a snap general election to stymie political opposition of her stewardship of the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union will see the...
20-Apr-2017 - Unilife Corporation has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and confirmed that a key customer for its wearable injectors business has halted a project.
20-Apr-2017 - The EMA and US FDA say they agree on how pharmaceutical firms should include quality-by-design (QbD) elements in drug approval and manufacturing change applications, citing a recently completed pilot collaboration.
19-Apr-2017 - Partnering and collaborating to advance drug delivery innovation is essential, now more than ever, say industry experts from Boehringer-Ingelheim and Merck.
19-Apr-2017 - The US FDA completed an inspection of Aurobindo Pharma Limited’s manufacturing plant in Bachupally, Hyderabad yesterday, issuing the Indian drug firm with a Form 483 detailing six observations.
19-Apr-2017 - Manufacturing tweaks have severe effects on the quality and yield of stem cells, says Pluristem which has successfully scaled-up production through a decade of process development evolution.
19-Apr-2017 - Discovery of data problems at Qinhuangdao Zizhu’s Hebei API plant indicates the firm did not follow a remediation plan agreed after a prequalification inspection in 2015 according to the WHO.
18-Apr-2017 - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries says the US FDA has raised concerns about its API plant in Hangzhou, China.
18-Apr-2017 - Deutsche Post DHL Group’s contract logistics business, DHL Supply Chain, has announced its intention to acquire Brazilian transport service provider Polar Transportes.
18-Apr-2017 - UK life science companies must become global to help offset staffing and funding problems potentially caused by Brexit, says Arecor CEO Sarah Howell.
13-Apr-2017 - Smithfield Foods Inc. has tasked a new bioscience unit with turning byproducts from its pork business into supplies for regenerative meds and drug firms.
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