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Hitachi Chemical to acquire apceth Biopharma

Hitachi Chemical to acquire apceth Biopharma

5 Feb 2019

Acquisition will strengthen Hitachi's presence in the second-largest cell and gene therapy market in the world.

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FDA approves first generic Advair Diskus

FDA approves first generic Advair Diskus

4 Feb 2019

Mylan's Wixela Inhub is the first FDA-approved therapeutically equivalent generic of Advair Diskus (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder) for certain patients with asthma or COPD.

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Sartorius joins the community of the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals

Sartorius joins the community of the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals

3 Feb 2019

Company hopes to contribute substantially to further optimizing and accelerating the current manufacturing processes in the biopharmaceutical industry.

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Particle Sciences partners with Encube Ethicals to develop novel vaginal rings

Particle Sciences partners with Encube Ethicals to develop novel vaginal rings

31 Jan 2019

The partnership will focus on rings for the administration of existing approved drugs, improving drug effectiveness and patient compliance.

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Manufacturing consultancy up 150% as life sciences prepare for a digital future

Manufacturing consultancy up 150% as life sciences prepare for a digital future

30 Jan 2019

Increasing appetite for digitised manufacturing and using data to improve GMP manufacturing.

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UK and Russia sign MoU on regulatory co-operation on medicines

UK and Russia sign MoU on regulatory co-operation on medicines

29 Jan 2019

Medicines regulators of the UK and Russian set out key principles to support their collaboration on improving public health.

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SGS expands testing capabilities at its Glasgow facility

SGS expands testing capabilities at its Glasgow facility

29 Jan 2019

Clients will benefit from a fully comprehensive range of validated biosafety methods to support cell bank and viral vaccine manufacturing and lot release of drug product.

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BASF and B2B Cosmetics partner to enable individualized personal care products

BASF and B2B Cosmetics partner to enable individualized personal care products

28 Jan 2019

B2B Cosmetics will contribute their Emuage technology, which has received the “Innovation Award” at the trade show Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

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Pharmapack report predicts diversification of innovation leading to a rise in licensing and partnering

Pharmapack report predicts diversification of innovation leading to a rise in licensing and partnering

27 Jan 2019

New report highlights Germany, France and Switzerland as tier-one nations for ‘drug delivery innovation’, and warns the challenge will be to scale-up and approve promising prototypes.

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Wasdell Group granted HPRA licence at new EU headquarters

Wasdell Group granted HPRA licence at new EU headquarters

24 Jan 2019

The new Irish facility will allow the company to continue to act as a gateway to Europe for its British and North American customers.

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ChargePoint Technology expands smart monitoring technology into North America

ChargePoint Technology expands smart monitoring technology into North America

23 Jan 2019

Company's VERIFI smart monitoring hub allows production teams to manage and maintain their containment solution which, in turn, helps assure operator safety and sterility assurance related performance during pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.

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TC BioPharm creates allogeneic cell banks for CAR-T cancer therapy products

TC BioPharm creates allogeneic cell banks for CAR-T cancer therapy products

22 Jan 2019

The first completed bio-banks will be used to develop more cost-effective, safe and efficacious cancer treatments.

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