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Native Antigen Company expands into new development and production facilities

Native Antigen Company expands into new development and production facilities

2 May 2017

Expansion doubles manufacturing capacity and includes the introduction of new facilities.

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GSK invests $139 million to expand production capacity for Benlysta in Rockville

GSK invests $139 million to expand production capacity for Benlysta in Rockville

1 May 2017

Site is also expected to house production of a new subcutaneous form of belimumab, which is currently under review with the FDA.

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Shire and Parion Sciences sign collaborative license agreement to advance P-321 for ophthalmic indications

Shire and Parion Sciences sign collaborative license agreement to advance P-321 for ophthalmic indications

1 May 2017

P-321 is a Phase II investigational topical treatment for dry eye disease.

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Impax announces FDA approval and launch of a generic version of Vytorin

Impax announces FDA approval and launch of a generic version of Vytorin

1 May 2017

One of the first companies to offer a generic version of Vytorin.

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Sartorius introduces new BIOSTAT STR bioreactor range and new Flexsafe STR single-use bags

Sartorius introduces new BIOSTAT STR bioreactor range and new Flexsafe STR single-use bags

28 Apr 2017

New generation of bioreactors combined with new Flexsafe STR bags offer a fully scalable, single-use system.

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Allergan successfully completes ZELTIQ Aesthetics acquisition

Allergan successfully completes ZELTIQ Aesthetics acquisition

28 Apr 2017

Acquisition adds best-in-class body contouring business to Allergan's facial aesthetics, plastic surgery and regenerative medicine businesses.

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Record growth for life science tech firm as MES adoption increases globally

Record growth for life science tech firm as MES adoption increases globally

27 Apr 2017

Zenith Technologies surpasses the €20 million milestone for sales of its manufacturing execution system (MES) services.

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I Holland offers free trial of its innovative tool management system

I Holland offers free trial of its innovative tool management system

27 Apr 2017

System allows tablet manufacturers to keep a record of tablet quantities by number of tablets, work order or batch information to ensure production is run efficiently.

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Pharmatek adds further cGMP spray drying capacity to meet demand for improved pharmaceutical solubility

Pharmatek adds further cGMP spray drying capacity to meet demand for improved pharmaceutical solubility

26 Apr 2017

Company has also installed a high pressure, precision roller compactor to further support the development of spray-dried dispersions.

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Fresenius Kabi to strengthen and diversify product portfolio by acquiring Akorn and Merck KGaA’s biosimilars business

Fresenius Kabi to strengthen and diversify product portfolio by acquiring Akorn and Merck KGaA’s biosimilars business

26 Apr 2017

Transactions provide access to attractive pharmaceutical growth markets.

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A new lipid technology for antiseptic emollient products

A new lipid technology for antiseptic emollient products

25 Apr 2017

Formulations can be delivered as spray, drop, solution, medical wipe or dermal patch.and offer non-touch applications.

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Novartis expands global collaboration with Amgen to commercialize first-in-class AMG 334 program in migraine prevention

Novartis expands global collaboration with Amgen to commercialize first-in-class AMG 334 program in migraine prevention

25 Apr 2017

Novartis and Amgen to co-commercialize AMG 334 (erenumab) in the US; Novartis to gain exclusive rights in Canada,

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