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Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

6 Apr 2020

Symphogen becomes the antibody center of excellence within Servier.

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FDA orders ranitidine withdrawal due to nitrosamine contamination risk

FDA orders ranitidine withdrawal due to nitrosamine contamination risk

2 Apr 2020

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Chinese CDMOs legislating for the future

Chinese CDMOs legislating for the future

2 Apr 2020

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China focused on meeting international API demand amid pandemic, say officials

China focused on meeting international API demand amid pandemic, say officials

1 Apr 2020

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CDMO Ritedose chooses ChargePoint to ensure drug substance mixing process sterility

CDMO Ritedose chooses ChargePoint to ensure drug substance mixing process sterility

31 Mar 2020

The Ritedose Corporation, a contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) with a focus on inhalation and ophthalmic products, has partnered with ChargePoint Technology to ensure the sterility of its drug substance mixing process.

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European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

31 Mar 2020

The patent covers the crosslinking of certain carrier molecules, for example, antibodies, via specific binding sites to amatoxins.

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Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

24 Mar 2020

Together, the companies will provide APAC markets with a cost-effective alternative to the largest-selling blockbuster medicine worldwide.

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ProBioGen selected for development and large-scale manufacturing services

ProBioGen selected for development and large-scale manufacturing services

24 Mar 2020

The Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) and technology provider will use its CHO.RiGHT expression platform for high-titer cell line development.

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Codexis and Takeda collaborate to advance novel gene therapies

Codexis and Takeda collaborate to advance novel gene therapies

23 Mar 2020

Partnership to leverage Codexis’ protein engineering platform for the discovery and development of novel transgenes for lysosomal storage disorders and blood factor deficiencies.

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Lonza's new medium boosts and optimizes AAV production in insect cells

Lonza's new medium boosts and optimizes AAV production in insect cells

23 Mar 2020

The TheraPEAK SfAAV Medium is specifically designed to support the development of safe, scalable, gene therapies.

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FDB to triple UK microbial production capacity as Fujifilm commits to $83 million investment

FDB to triple UK microbial production capacity as Fujifilm commits to $83 million investment

19 Mar 2020

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies will triple microbial production capacity at its UK Teesside facility after joint owner Fujifilm Corporation pledged to invest 9 billion yen (USD83 million) in the biologics focused CDMO.

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Oxford Biomedica signs LSA with Juno Therapeutics

Oxford Biomedica signs LSA with Juno Therapeutics

19 Mar 2020

Cell and gene focused CDMO Oxford Biomedica (OXB) has signed a licence and clinical supply agreement which could be worth up to USD227 million with Juno Therapeutics, the firms announced Wednesday.

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