APIs (active pharmaceutical ingredients)

(Image: Getty/Светлана Зайцева)

US farm bill a boon for pharma?

By Flora Southey

If approved by President Trump, the five-year farm bill – which removes hemp from the federal controlled substance list – could help advance cannabinoid R&D, says Nexien Biopharma.

(Image: Getty/ugurhan)

Mylan expands valsartan recall in US

By Flora Southey

Mylan has requested all lots of valsartan, as well as combination amlodipine/valsartan, and valsartan/ hydrochlorothiazide tablets, be returned in the US.