Two firms have announced a licence and supply agreement for a novel
formulation of valproic acid presented as a softgel capsule, which
could challenge Abbott's top selling drug Depakote (divalproex
Researchers have identified the first gene in patients who have
epilepsy, which is associated with a movement disorder. The study
provides the first direct genetic evidence that the co-existence of
these conditions represents a new...
New research in the US, focusing on the pharmacological aspects of
smoking marijuana, are closer to understanding how the drugs active
ingredients exert its effects, paving the way for drugs that
selectively bind and block subtypes...
Formulation specialist TransForm Pharmaceuticals has licensed a
novel salt form of the antiepileptic drug topiramate to Johnson
& Johnson in a development that provides the first real
validation of its business model.