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FDA accepts for priority review the sBLA for Opdivo in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma

FDA accepts for priority review the sBLA for Opdivo in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma

17 Nov 2015

The projected FDA action date is 16 March 2016.

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Aptar Stelmi to feature PremiumCoat  at CPHI India

Aptar Stelmi to feature PremiumCoat at CPHI India

17 Nov 2015

Coated stoppers for sensitive and high-value injectables.

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Amgen presents detailed results from Phase III study demonstrating clinical equivalence of biosimilar candidate ABP 501 with adalimumab

Amgen presents detailed results from Phase III study demonstrating clinical equivalence of biosimilar candidate ABP 501 with adalimumab

12 Nov 2015

First completed Phase III study of adalimumab biosimilar in the treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe RA.

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New ambr 15 fermentation micro-scale bioreactor system provides enhanced microbial strain screening

New ambr 15 fermentation micro-scale bioreactor system provides enhanced microbial strain screening

3 Nov 2015

The system offers parallel processing and walk-away control of 24 micro bioreactors.

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ProBioGen in biosimilar deal with Bio Farma Indonesia

ProBioGen in biosimilar deal with Bio Farma Indonesia

29 Oct 2015

Trastuzumab development and transfer for first Indonesian on-site production.

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Innovations address range of applications across biopharmaceutical workflow

Innovations address range of applications across biopharmaceutical workflow

28 Oct 2015

UHPLC, protein analysis kits and columns among highlights at AAPS 2015.

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Regeneron announces an additional $350 million investment and 200 new jobs in Limerick by end-2017

Regeneron announces an additional $350 million investment and 200 new jobs in Limerick by end-2017

20 Oct 2015

Raheen site will be largest capacity biopharmaceutical production facility in Ireland.

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Sartorius Stedim Biotech launches Flexsafe 3D Pre-Designed Solutions for storage and shipping applications

Sartorius Stedim Biotech launches Flexsafe 3D Pre-Designed Solutions for storage and shipping applications

15 Oct 2015

New S80 film features consistent cell growth, robustness and high quality.

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Merck Millipore adds protein pegylation to portfolio of services

Merck Millipore adds protein pegylation to portfolio of services

5 Oct 2015

Services include feasibility studies, process and analytical development and scale-up.

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ShangPharma and Qidong Biopharma Industrial Zone sign an agreement for a $60-million investment in China

ShangPharma and Qidong Biopharma Industrial Zone sign an agreement for a $60-million investment in China

22 Sep 2015

The plans include a multifunctional preclinical research facility and a state-of-the-art biologics manufacturing facility.

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Sandoz inaugurates BioInject — a new biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Schaftenau, Austria

Sandoz inaugurates BioInject — a new biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Schaftenau, Austria

17 Sep 2015

BioInject is a state-of-the-art facility that will be used to manufacture pre-filled syringes and devices for both Sandoz’s biosimilars and Novartis Pharma’s novel biologics.

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Horizon Discovery Group enters bioproduction cell line licensing agreement with LakePharma

Horizon Discovery Group enters bioproduction cell line licensing agreement with LakePharma

16 Sep 2015

The terms of the license cover commercial use of a genetically-engineered Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) cell line, developed by Horizon and adapted to manufacturing conditions by LakePharma.

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