Drug Delivery

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Eye drops to replace painful injections in AMD patients

By Flora Southey

The University of Birmingham has developed a cell-penetrating peptide it claims could be used to make eye drop versions of age-related macular degeneration drugs currently delivered by injection.

Aptar Pharma Congers, NY site expansion manufacturing capabilities will be used to complete premium injectable elastomeric component manufacturing. (Photo Courtesy of Aptar Pharma)

Aptar Pharma continues its North American expansion

By Melissa Fassbender

Aptar Pharma has acquired 20% of the US-based company, Kali Care, less than two months after inaugurating its first facility outside of France as it aims to expand globally.