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Pharma firms choosing to run more phase-IV trials

Pharma firms choosing to run more phase-IV trials

12 Nov 2012

The number of voluntarily initiated phase-IV clinical trials has increased in recent years, a study has found.

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Novartis to build new biotech centre in Singapore

Novartis to build new biotech centre in Singapore

5 Nov 2012

Novartis is investing more than $500 million in a new facility in Tuas.

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Impax Labs reports increasing incomes

Impax Labs reports increasing incomes

5 Nov 2012

Sales of Zomig drove income at Impax Laboratories during the third quarter of the year.

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Sigma-Aldrich enters South Korean biopharma market

Sigma-Aldrich enters South Korean biopharma market

5 Nov 2012

Sigma-Aldrich will provide its pre-formulation services to CrystalGenomics in Seoul.

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Consistent long-term govt policies 'key' to biopharmaceutical innovation

Consistent long-term govt policies 'key' to biopharmaceutical innovation

5 Nov 2012

A new report has highlighted key factors for the success of biopharmaceutical innovation.

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Patheon to acquire Banner Pharmacaps

Patheon to acquire Banner Pharmacaps

30 Oct 2012

Patheon is to acquire Banner Pharmacaps for US$255 million, the company has confirmed.

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Bluebird awarded funding for trials of LentiGlobin

Bluebird awarded funding for trials of LentiGlobin

29 Oct 2012

A gene therapy developer has received funding for trials of its new treatment for beta-thalassmia.

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Medicine prices 'under control' in the UK

Medicine prices 'under control' in the UK

29 Oct 2012

The cost of medicine in the UK is among the lowest of all developed nations.

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Biogen Idec sees 6% growth in Q3 2012

Biogen Idec sees 6% growth in Q3 2012

26 Oct 2012

Biogen enjoyed strong results in the third quarter of 2012.

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Ezose Sciences licences GlycanMap tech in efforts to discover MS biomarkers

Ezose Sciences licences GlycanMap tech in efforts to discover MS biomarkers

26 Oct 2012

GlycanMap will be used in the search of new biomarkers for MS.

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Industry welcomes consultation on research exceptions

Industry welcomes consultation on research exceptions

26 Oct 2012

The BioIndustry Association has welcomed a consultation on proposals to clarify the legal framework within which researchers operate with regard to intellectual property.

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Study shows importance of university support for bioscience start-ups

Study shows importance of university support for bioscience start-ups

26 Oct 2012

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