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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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Novozymes separates its biopharma activities to form independent company

Novozymes separates its biopharma activities to form independent company

26 Jan 2016

The new stand-alone company Albumedix will continue to develop albumin-based products and technologies for the pharmaceutical industry.

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Sartorius Stedim Biotech presents new crossflow filtration system for process development

Sartorius Stedim Biotech presents new crossflow filtration system for process development

21 Jan 2016

The ideal solution for scaling studies and low volume ultra- and diafiltration operations.

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Lonza expands single-use manufacturing capacity in Slough facility to meet customer demand

Lonza expands single-use manufacturing capacity in Slough facility to meet customer demand

13 Jan 2016

Lonza adds two 1000-L single-use bioreactor systems to its current mammalian manufacturing capacity.

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Regeneron and Sanofi announce sarilumab BLA Accepted for review by FDA

Regeneron and Sanofi announce sarilumab BLA Accepted for review by FDA

8 Jan 2016

Sarilumab is an investigational, human monoclonal antibody intended for the treatment of patients with active, moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis

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AmpliPhi acquires key bacteriophage assets from UK-based Novolytics

AmpliPhi acquires key bacteriophage assets from UK-based Novolytics

8 Jan 2016

The assets will broaden AmpliPhi's IP portfolio and speed the development of its phage therapies

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Takeda acquires US biologics manufacturing facility

Takeda acquires US biologics manufacturing facility

6 Jan 2016

Takeda intends to use the facility primarily for the manufacture of Entyvio (vedolizumab) and other biologic products.

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Boehringer Ingelheim invests in Europe: pharma company expands biopharmaceutical production at Vienna site

Boehringer Ingelheim invests in Europe: pharma company expands biopharmaceutical production at Vienna site

26 Dec 2015

The total investment is around a half billion euro.

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Baxalta and Momenta announce M923, a proposed Humira biosimilar, met primary endpoint in pharmacokinetic study

Baxalta and Momenta announce M923, a proposed Humira biosimilar, met primary endpoint in pharmacokinetic study

23 Dec 2015

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