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Fujifilm Diosynth collaborates with MSD on a new 20,000-L microbial biologics facility

Fujifilm Diosynth collaborates with MSD on a new 20,000-L microbial biologics facility

6 Jun 2016

Enables Fujifilm Diosynth’s customers to benefit from MSD’s strong track record with large-scale microbial operations.

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CMC Biologics expands GMP manufacturing capacity in Europe

CMC Biologics expands GMP manufacturing capacity in Europe

2 Jun 2016

Addition of a Bioreactor 3PACK production facility to its Copenhagen facility provides additional flexible solutions for clients.

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WuXi Biologics and Sartorius Stedim Biotech open joint laboratory in Shanghai

WuXi Biologics and Sartorius Stedim Biotech open joint laboratory in Shanghai

1 Jun 2016

Certified leading upstream platform powers China’s biopharmaceutical development.

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Flixabi, Biogen’s infliximab biosimilar referencing Remicade, approved in the EU

Flixabi, Biogen’s infliximab biosimilar referencing Remicade, approved in the EU

30 May 2016

Biogen to manufacture and commercialize Flixabi, the company’s second anti-TNF biosimilar therapy in the EU.

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BioPharma Services USA awarded a 5 Year, $20 million contract with the FDA

BioPharma Services USA awarded a 5 Year, $20 million contract with the FDA

22 May 2016

The contract is to conduct in vivo studies of generic drug products in human subjects from 2016 through to 2021.

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BMS opens expanded biologics facility

BMS opens expanded biologics facility

17 May 2016

$280 million project increases workforce, adds new capabilities

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AstraZeneca announces positive results from benralizumab Phase III programme in severe asthma

AstraZeneca announces positive results from benralizumab Phase III programme in severe asthma

17 May 2016

Benralizumab first AstraZeneca respiratory biologic to complete Phase III.

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Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies opens new laboratory facility in Research Triangle Park, NC

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies opens new laboratory facility in Research Triangle Park, NC

12 May 2016

Construction now complete on new 62,000 square foot facility.

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JHL Biotech opens innovative biosimilars manufacturing facility in China

JHL Biotech opens innovative biosimilars manufacturing facility in China

10 May 2016

GE Healthcare delivers world’s first modular manufacturing solution based on single-use bioprocessing technology in just 18 months.

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FDA grants Priority Review for Lilly's olaratumab, an investigational medicine for advanced soft tissue sarcoma

FDA grants Priority Review for Lilly's olaratumab, an investigational medicine for advanced soft tissue sarcoma

8 May 2016

Lilly has received additional designations for olaratumab from the FDA, including Breakthrough Therapy, Fast Track and Orphan Drug, for this indication.

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Alnylam breaks ground on new manufacturing facility in Norton, Massachusetts

Alnylam breaks ground on new manufacturing facility in Norton, Massachusetts

1 May 2016

200,000 sq ft state-of-the-art biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility supports expanding development pipeline and transition toward commercial stage.

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Merck introduces first multi-use disposable sterile connectors for biopharma

Merck introduces first multi-use disposable sterile connectors for biopharma

29 Apr 2016

New Lynx CDR connectors facilitate faster and more economic biopharma fluid management.

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