Latest News in the pharma Industry

Biopharma News

Spanish CDMO Reig Jofre to manufacture Janssen COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Spanish CDMO Reig Jofre to manufacture Janssen COVID-19 vaccine candidate

15 Dec 2020

The company will be responsible for the formulation, filling, and packaging of Ad26.COV2-S at its new €30 million injectable products plant in Barcelona

Read more 
Thermo Fisher boosts clinical supply chain and distribution services in Europe

Thermo Fisher boosts clinical supply chain and distribution services in Europe

15 Dec 2020

Two new facilities in Germany will provide clinical supply and cold chain services to support growing demand

Read more 
Lilly nabs gene therapy company Prevail Therapeutics

Lilly nabs gene therapy company Prevail Therapeutics

15 Dec 2020

Through the acquisition, Lilly will establish a gene therapy program via Prevail's gain clinical-stage and preclinical neuroscience assets

Read more 
AstraZeneca taps Halix for commercial drug substance manufacture of COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca taps Halix for commercial drug substance manufacture of COVID-19 vaccine

9 Dec 2020

Dutch CDMO will expand with two additional viral vector production lines to meet the increased demand

Read more 
Catalent starts manufacture of Passage Bio's lead gene therapy products

Catalent starts manufacture of Passage Bio's lead gene therapy products

7 Dec 2020

The CDMO will provide packaging, labeling and distribution services through its FastChain demand-led supply offering

Read more 
CPhI Pharma Trends 2021 Report: out now!

CPhI Pharma Trends 2021 Report: out now!

25 Nov 2020

The emerging trends likely to shape the next year for the pharmaceutical manufacturing and outsourcing sectors

Read more 
AZ and Oxford COVID-19 vaccine brings end of pandemic a little closer

AZ and Oxford COVID-19 vaccine brings end of pandemic a little closer

24 Nov 2020

AZD1222 is 90% effective, cheap to produce and easy to store, distribute and administer

Read more 
Alvotech and Yangtze River forge biosimilar deal for Chinese market

Alvotech and Yangtze River forge biosimilar deal for Chinese market

24 Nov 2020

The partnership will focus on commercializing eight biosimilar medicines in China for the domestic market

Read more 
Early trial results hail Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine as 94.5% effective

Early trial results hail Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine as 94.5% effective

17 Nov 2020

Data also show that mRNA-1273 remains stable at 2–8°, the temperature of a standard home or medical refrigerator, for 30 days.

Read more 
Seqirus to build $800m influenza vaccine manufacturing facility in Australia

Seqirus to build $800m influenza vaccine manufacturing facility in Australia

17 Nov 2020

The facility will be the only cell-based influenza vaccine manufacturing facility in the Southern Hemisphere.

Read more 
European Commission wraps up CureVac COVID-19 vaccine supply deal

European Commission wraps up CureVac COVID-19 vaccine supply deal

17 Nov 2020

Europeans set to benefit from the EC's authorization of COVID-19 candidate vaccine supply agreement, securing up to 405 million doses of CVnCoV

Read more 
Vibalogics establishes US presence with virotherapy facility in Boston

Vibalogics establishes US presence with virotherapy facility in Boston

16 Nov 2020

The specialist CDMO's $150 million 3-year investment plan will provide a complete suite of virotherapy services to support drug developers and their most "revolutionary" products.

Read more