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Will Novo Nordisk's semaglutide be its next blockbuster?

Will Novo Nordisk's semaglutide be its next blockbuster?

19 Oct 2017

Semaglutide receives positive 16-0 vote in favour of approval from FDA Advisory Committee.

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Current drugs pipeline is discouraging and slowing simple manufacturing innovations

Current drugs pipeline is discouraging and slowing simple manufacturing innovations

19 Oct 2017

Experts predict PAT/QbD and CM adoption may take 10 years, with smaller generic players to drop out of the market if unable to innovate in time.

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TraceLink hits industry milestone with 100 CMOs serialization-ready on the Life Sciences Cloud network

TraceLink hits industry milestone with 100 CMOs serialization-ready on the Life Sciences Cloud network

19 Oct 2017

TraceLink, Sharp and Major Pharma Brand to discuss trade partner connectivity at CPhI Worldwide.

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New European Council of regulatory professionals set to shape and support the profession

New European Council of regulatory professionals set to shape and support the profession

18 Oct 2017

New European Council will support RAPS’ growing member base and volunteer network across Europe to ensure compliance with global regulations and to drive regulatory excellence

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STA Pharmaceutical to open new transition metal catalysis center in Changzhou, China

STA Pharmaceutical to open new transition metal catalysis center in Changzhou, China

18 Oct 2017

The center will allow STA to introduce transition metal catalyst-screening technology to their existing small-molecule process development and manufacturing platform.

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SIRION Biotech and Vibalogics partner to offer complete AAV services

SIRION Biotech and Vibalogics partner to offer complete AAV services

18 Oct 2017

The partnership will be able to cater to virtually all customer needs for viral vector services, from initial vector engineering and development to GMP production.

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Mylan invalidates Allergan's patents on Restasis

Mylan invalidates Allergan's patents on Restasis

17 Oct 2017

US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas decides all asserted claims of the patents relating to Restasis invalid based on obviousness.

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Amneal and Impax to combine

Amneal and Impax to combine

17 Oct 2017

Combination creates diversified pharmaceutical company with 5th largest generics business in the US.

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Batavia expands its viral vector and cleanroom facilities to stay on top of demand

Batavia expands its viral vector and cleanroom facilities to stay on top of demand

16 Oct 2017

Investments will help the company to bring candidate biopharmaceuticals from bench to clinic.

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Piramal Pharma Solutions announces large-scale expansion of API manufacturing facilities

Piramal Pharma Solutions announces large-scale expansion of API manufacturing facilities

16 Oct 2017

The investments will enable the CDMO to support the commercialisation of its pipeline of more than 80 programs that are at Phase II or beyond.

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CPhI Worldwide report highlights unpredictability in CDMO growth over next 5 years

CPhI Worldwide report highlights unpredictability in CDMO growth over next 5 years

13 Oct 2017

Future acquisitions will not be dominated by big deals and large mergers, but rather smaller commentary services and niche technologies to fill specific technology asset gaps.

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SGS and Bavarian Nordic to develop a novel and differentiated challenge model for RSV

SGS and Bavarian Nordic to develop a novel and differentiated challenge model for RSV

13 Oct 2017

Project will build upon the results of Phase II trials undertaken by Bavarian Nordic.

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