Swedish authorities have recalled Sanofi Aventis' low molecular
weight injectable blood thinner Lovenox (enoxaparin), known locally
as Klexane, after four batches of the blockbuster drug were found
to contain oversulfated chondroitin...
Invitrogen's first-quarter profits were nearly double those it
recorded in the first-quarter of 2007.The maker of kits used for
cloning enjoyed growth, driven by sharp increases in sales for drug
discovery and research.
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has accepted a
bulk stock of H5N1 influenza virus antigen, consisting of both
hemagglutinin and neuraminidase, worth $192m (€123m) from French
vaccines specialist Sanofi Pasteur.
French firm Polyplus-transfection hopes that its new "sticky siRNA"
(ssiRNA) technology, which allows siRNA molecules to form more
stable structures, will revolutionize the in vivo delivery
of small interfering-RNA based...
Lab901 has raised £3.5m in funding, which will go towards expanding
its sales efforts and new products for RNA and Protein
Electrophoresis - a market that is currently worth $1.3bn worldwide
and expected to increase to over $1.6bn.