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China emerging as 'major player' for pharmaceuticals

China emerging as 'major player' for pharmaceuticals

3 Oct 2012

China wants to become a major developer of vaccines for the developing world.

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Eutropics wins NCI contract

Eutropics wins NCI contract

3 Oct 2012

Eutropics will provide its BH3 profiling diagnostic assay to the NCI.

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BioLineRx publishes results of BL-1020 Phase II testing

BioLineRx publishes results of BL-1020 Phase II testing

3 Oct 2012

BioLineRx has reported positive results from Phase II testing of its new schizophrenia treatment BL-1020.

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Colorcon offers customers to expertise in film coating formulation processes

Colorcon offers customers to expertise in film coating formulation processes

3 Oct 2012

Colorcon will provide customers with access to expertise on film coating formulation processes for Quality by Design (QbD) requirements.

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BioTime forms new acquisitions arm

BioTime forms new acquisitions arm

3 Oct 2012

BioTime has established a new subsidiary to oversee its strategic acquisitions.

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Novo Nordisk investing in China's biopharma supply chain

Novo Nordisk investing in China's biopharma supply chain

3 Oct 2012

Novo Nordisk is investing in the Chinese biopharmaceuticals supply chain with the establishment of a new research and development centre.

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Watson Pharma sues FDA over generic Actos ruling

Watson Pharma sues FDA over generic Actos ruling

27 Aug 2012

Watson Pharmaceuticals believes it is entitled to shared marketing exclusivity on generic Actos.

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Capacity Issues and the Question: To Insource or Outsource?

Capacity Issues and the Question: To Insource or Outsource?

14 Aug 2012

Whether to insource or outsource the production of sterile injectable drugs is influenced by capacity.

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Scottish Biotech Aquapharm Discovers Novel Antibiotic Compound

Scottish Biotech Aquapharm Discovers Novel Antibiotic Compound

8 Aug 2012

Aquapharm Biodiscovery believes the marine-derived compound AQP-182 could help to tackle multi-drug resistant bacteria.

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Biotechs Face Squeeze on Partnering Deals

Biotechs Face Squeeze on Partnering Deals

3 Aug 2012

Biotechs are finding it increasingly difficult to secure partnering deals with pharmaceutical companies.

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CEVEC Licenses Proprietary Human Cell Lines to Paragon Bioservices

CEVEC Licenses Proprietary Human Cell Lines to Paragon Bioservices

2 Aug 2012

Paragon Bioservices would license and use CEVEC's know-how and patents to develop stable cell lines and perform process development for the contract manufacturing of recombinant proteins and antibodies.

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Parexel BioPharm Unit to Serve Small and Mid-sized Biopharma

Parexel BioPharm Unit to Serve Small and Mid-sized Biopharma

1 Aug 2012

Parexel's new dedicated unit will meet the needs of small biopharmaceutical companies.

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