All news articles for October 2015

Explosion-hit GSK plant loses GMP certificate

Explosion-hit GSK plant loses GMP certificate

By Phil Taylor

A GlaxoSmithKline plant in China that was hit by an explosion in the summer has had its Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certificate revoked by the UK medicines regulator.

Grange Castle business park with a view of Pfizer's facility

Pfizer to hire 130 in Ireland

By Fiona BARRY

Pfizer has announced an extra 90 production jobs at Dublin’s Grange Castle biomanufacturing site, adding to the 40 hires it plans for its API facilities in Cork, Ireland.

MHRA seizes $1.5m worth of unlicensed ED drugs

MHRA seizes $1.5m worth of unlicensed ED drugs

By Staff Reporter

Around 500,000 doses of unlicensed erectile dysfunction (ED) drugs have been seized by the UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).