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Sartocon Slice 50: Sartorius Stedim Biotech presents a new small-scale crossflow device

Sartocon Slice 50: Sartorius Stedim Biotech presents a new small-scale crossflow device

17 Feb 2016

Designed for use in biotechnological applications, especially for membrane screening and small-volume process development.

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US biotechs driving growth at Scottish CMO

US biotechs driving growth at Scottish CMO

16 Feb 2016

Symbiosis Pharmaceutical Services has picked-up several new clients in North America, which has primarily been driven by companies looking for small-scale aseptic manufacturing capabilities to support clinical trials.

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JHL Biotech receives approval From European authorities to begin biosimilar clinical trial

JHL Biotech receives approval From European authorities to begin biosimilar clinical trial

15 Feb 2016

First biotech company in Greater China region to receive European approval.

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Sandoz strengthens its biosimilars portfolio with acquisition of Pfizer's biosimilar infliximab in EEA

Sandoz strengthens its biosimilars portfolio with acquisition of Pfizer's biosimilar infliximab in EEA

12 Feb 2016

Deal strengthens Novartis immunology portfolio which includes investigational biosimilars adalimumab, etanercept and rituximab.

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Pfizer commends FDA Advisory Committee’s vote to approve proposed biosimilar infliximab

Pfizer commends FDA Advisory Committee’s vote to approve proposed biosimilar infliximab

10 Feb 2016

The first biosimilar monoclonal antibody reviewed, for all eligible indications.

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BMS and AbbVie receive positive CHMP opinion for investigational antibody, Empliciti, for the treatment of multiple myeloma

BMS and AbbVie receive positive CHMP opinion for investigational antibody, Empliciti, for the treatment of multiple myeloma

29 Jan 2016

Positive opinion based on reduction in the risk of disease progression or death with Empliciti in combination with standard of care regimen for multiple myeloma demonstrated in ELOQUENT-2 study.

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Merck announces new biopharma heads for North America and China

Merck announces new biopharma heads for North America and China

28 Jan 2016

Gary Zieziula to head biopharma business in North America and Marc Horn to lead biopharma business in China.

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Cherwell improves support for pharmaceutical microbiology in Republic of Ireland

Cherwell improves support for pharmaceutical microbiology in Republic of Ireland

28 Jan 2016

Redipor prepared media to be supplied directly to customers.

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Merck announces FDA acceptance of BLA for bezlotoxumab, an investigational antitoxin for prevention of Clostridium difficile infection recurrence

Merck announces FDA acceptance of BLA for bezlotoxumab, an investigational antitoxin for prevention of Clostridium difficile infection recurrence

27 Jan 2016

FDA grants Priority Review with target action date of 23 July 23 2016.

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Biological drugs market set to grow at a CAGR of 10.10% to reach US$287.1 billion by 2020

Biological drugs market set to grow at a CAGR of 10.10% to reach US$287.1 billion by 2020

27 Jan 2016

Transparency Market Research has announced the publication of a new report, titled "Biological Drugs Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020".

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Sartorius Stedim Biotech launches Integrated Solutions online resource center

Sartorius Stedim Biotech launches Integrated Solutions online resource center

26 Jan 2016

New website will support clients in developing and implementing entire single-use bioprocesses.

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Albumedix and Eleven Biotherapeutics announce albumin variant technology agreement

Albumedix and Eleven Biotherapeutics announce albumin variant technology agreement

26 Jan 2016

Albumedix strengthens its leading position in albumin-based drug delivery through acquisition of Eleven's Supermin albumin technology.

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