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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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iBio & GE Healthcare Announce New Global Alliance

iBio & GE Healthcare Announce New Global Alliance

30 Jul 2012

iBio and GE Healthcare are working together to develop a single facility for the manufacturing of plant-based biotherapeutics and vaccines.

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Report Reveals Fall in Venture Capital Investment in US Biotech And Pharma Start-ups

Report Reveals Fall in Venture Capital Investment in US Biotech And Pharma Start-ups

26 Jul 2012

There has been a fall in venture capital investment in the life sciences industry in the US.

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US Biopharmaceuticals Have Almost 200 Mental Illness Drugs in Development

US Biopharmaceuticals Have Almost 200 Mental Illness Drugs in Development

23 Jul 2012

There are almost 200 biopharmaceutical products for mental illness in development in the US at this time.

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Compugen & Merck Serono Establish Novel Biomarker Company

Compugen & Merck Serono Establish Novel Biomarker Company

29 Jun 2012

Neviah Genomics is a new company being created by Compugen and Merck Serono.

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Biopharmaceutical Companies Face Document Management Challenges

Biopharmaceutical Companies Face Document Management Challenges

25 Jun 2012

A survey has highlighted the challenges faced by life sciences companies with regard to document management.

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