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Recipharm bolsters development business with new appointments in the US and Europe

Recipharm bolsters development business with new appointments in the US and Europe

14 Dec 2016

CDMO appoints Anders Högdin and Aaron Small to lead the growth of its pharmaceutical development services business in the US and Europe.

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Acousia Therapeutics receives EUR 2.5 M to develop innovative therapy to treat and prevent sensorineural hearing loss

Acousia Therapeutics receives EUR 2.5 M to develop innovative therapy to treat and prevent sensorineural hearing loss

14 Dec 2016

New shareholder, Axxamof Milan, Italy, will transfer certain therapeutic assets to the R&D programs of Acousia.

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Vetter's Skokie site successfully manufactures batches on new clinical syringe filling line

Vetter's Skokie site successfully manufactures batches on new clinical syringe filling line

13 Dec 2016

Additional storage expansion strengthens the facilities’ ability to meet increased customer demand in prefilled syringes.

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BMS strengthens capabilities with evolution of its US geographic footprint

BMS strengthens capabilities with evolution of its US geographic footprint

13 Dec 2016

Company will also close its Hopewell, New Jersey site and will not renew its lease at the Lake Union Steam Plant site in Seattle, Washington.

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FDA approves Synjardy XR tablets for adults with type 2 diabetes

FDA approves Synjardy XR tablets for adults with type 2 diabetes

13 Dec 2016

New once-a-day formulation indicated to improve blood sugar when used along with diet and exercise.

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Perrigo to restructure its Branded Consumer Healthcare business

Perrigo to restructure its Branded Consumer Healthcare business

13 Dec 2016

Actions will help to improve the company's financial profile.

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Alvogen launches the first generic equivalent to Tamiflu capsules in the US

Alvogen launches the first generic equivalent to Tamiflu capsules in the US

12 Dec 2016

Company expects the generic capsules will save up to $500 million during this upcoming season.

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Arctic blast yields better lyophilisation results

"Arctic blast" yields better lyophilisation results

12 Dec 2016

Users of LyoSpeed on Series 3 HT Evaporators report a greater percentage of samples yield dry powders than they have previously been able to achieve.

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Lonza confirms interest in Capsugel

Lonza confirms interest in Capsugel

12 Dec 2016

Acquisition would "fit perfectly with Lonza's Healthcare Continuum strategy".

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Demand for safe packaging to combat illicit drug market rackets on the rise

Demand for safe packaging to combat illicit drug market rackets on the rise

12 Dec 2016

Pharma manufacturers are feeling encouraged to explore new possibilities.

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Novartis' Lucentis received EU approval in new indication

Novartis' Lucentis received EU approval in new indication

10 Dec 2016

Lucentis the only treatment available for a wide range of CNV conditions.

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Lilly and AstraZeneca to develop second potentially disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer's

Lilly and AstraZeneca to develop second potentially disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer's

10 Dec 2016

"MEDI1814 has a unique mechanism among antibodies in clinical development and could provide a distinct approach to treating Alzheimer's disease."

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