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Fujifilm increases production capacity and establishes new process development facilities

Fujifilm increases production capacity and establishes new process development facilities

19 Apr 2017

$130M USD investment to support growing market demand.

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Millipore Express high area filters ideal for processing feed streams with high particulate levels

Millipore Express high area filters ideal for processing feed streams with high particulate levels

5 Apr 2017

Greater filtration capacity with a smaller footprint than conventional filters, improving economics for biopharmaceutical manufacturing.

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Amgen submits applications in the US and Europe to expand current indication for Xgeva

Amgen submits applications in the US and Europe to expand current indication for Xgeva

4 Apr 2017

Applications include data from the largest international trial conducted in multiple myeloma.

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Analytical protein aggregate separation without a column

Analytical protein aggregate separation without a column

28 Mar 2017

System can achieve separations with higher resolution, reproducibility and recovery then has previously been possible.

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$100 billion of revenues up for grabs for drug manufacturers as patents for key biologics expire

$100 billion of revenues up for grabs for drug manufacturers as patents for key biologics expire

15 Mar 2017

For success in the biosimilars sector, manufacturers must adopt QbD, DoE and PAT initiatives.

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Proclara Biosciences Australia awarded grant to help develop new biotherapy with blockbuster potential

Proclara Biosciences Australia awarded grant to help develop new biotherapy with blockbuster potential

12 Mar 2017

Work on a second-generation fusion protein due to start in 2017 at Patheon's manufacturing facility in Brisbane.

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Horizon Discovery enters into R&D and licensing partnership for bioproduction cell line optimisation

Horizon Discovery enters into R&D and licensing partnership for bioproduction cell line optimisation

9 Mar 2017

Partnership formed to evaluate the impact of Amplycell’s novel cell fitness technology on expression capacity of Horizon’s bioproduction cell line.

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Apotex to invest $184 million to grow US manufacturing presence

Apotex to invest $184 million to grow US manufacturing presence

9 Mar 2017

Expansion plan comprises company's largest investment in the US.

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Sandoz proposed biosimilar adalimumab demonstrates equivalent efficacy as Humira

Sandoz proposed biosimilar adalimumab demonstrates equivalent efficacy as Humira

6 Mar 2017

Comprehensive development program show potential of GP2017 to treat inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease and plaque psoriasis.

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First ever biosimilar of interferon beta-1a approved in Russia

First ever biosimilar of interferon beta-1a approved in Russia

5 Mar 2017

Represents Biocad's third authorized medicine for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.

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Allergopharma opens new biopharmaceutical production in Reinbek

Allergopharma opens new biopharmaceutical production in Reinbek

4 Mar 2017

Merck's €42 million investment expands the allergies business on a global scale.

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Sanofi Pasteur and MedImmune collaborate on monoclonal antibody to prevent illnesses associated with RSV

Sanofi Pasteur and MedImmune collaborate on monoclonal antibody to prevent illnesses associated with RSV

4 Mar 2017

MEDI8897 has been engineered to have a long half-life so that only one dose would be needed for the entire RSV season.

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