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New pill available on the NHS for patients suffering with psoriatic arthritis

New pill available on the NHS for patients suffering with psoriatic arthritis

22 Dec 2016

Oral Otezla receives positive NICE recommendation for adults with psoriatic arthritis.

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Leadership transition for Impax Laboratories

Leadership transition for Impax Laboratories

22 Dec 2016

Mr Wilkinson no longer President and CEO and a member of the Board.

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Baxter to expand portfolio of essential generic injectable medicines with acquisition of Claris Injectables

Baxter to expand portfolio of essential generic injectable medicines with acquisition of Claris Injectables

21 Dec 2016

Acquisition adds global portfolio of sterile injectables, robust pipeline, and manufacturing capabilities.

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Licensing agreement signed for the launch of Utibron/Seebri in the US

Licensing agreement signed for the launch of Utibron/Seebri in the US

21 Dec 2016

Novartis and Sunovion Pharmaceuticals strike agreement for three COPD treatments.

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Giovanni Caforio named chairman of BMS’s Board of Directors

Giovanni Caforio named chairman of BMS’s Board of Directors

21 Dec 2016

Caforio will succeed Lamberto Andreotti effective 2 May 2017.

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Allergan to acquire Acelity's LifeCell Corporation for $2.9 billion

Allergan to acquire Acelity's LifeCell Corporation for $2.9 billion

20 Dec 2016

Key products include Alloderm and Stratticem tissue matrices commonly used in breast reconstruction and abdominal wall surgeries.

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Aurinia and Lonza enter long-term manufacturing collaboration for clinical supply of voclosporin

Aurinia and Lonza enter long-term manufacturing collaboration for clinical supply of voclosporin

20 Dec 2016

The agreement also provides an option to have Lonza exclusively supply API for up to 20 years.

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Novartis bolsters ophthalmology pipeline through acquisition of Encore Vision

Novartis bolsters ophthalmology pipeline through acquisition of Encore Vision

20 Dec 2016

Acquisition of Encore Vision, to add first-in-class disease modifying topical treatment for presbyopia patients to the Novartis ophthalmology pipeline in an area of high unmet medical need and high prevalence

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Sterling and TPI strike codeine agreement

Sterling and TPI strike codeine agreement

19 Dec 2016

Agreement is the first step in TPI Enterprises’ plan to expand its presence in the UK market.

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FDA approves removal of boxed warning regarding serious neuropsychiatric events from Chantix labeling

FDA approves removal of boxed warning regarding serious neuropsychiatric events from Chantix labeling

19 Dec 2016

Labeling revisions also include updates to corresponding warning and addition of clinical data on superior efficacy of Chantix compared with bupropion or nicotine patch.

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Sanner IDP-Process – individual packaging in six steps

Sanner IDP-Process – individual packaging in six steps

19 Dec 2016

Pharmapack 2017: focus on tailor-made packaging. solutions

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Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly welcome new recommendation for Jardiance tablets in updated ADA's 2017 Standards

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly welcome new recommendation for Jardiance tablets in updated ADA's 2017 Standards

18 Dec 2016

Guidelines include new recommendation to consider the use of Jardiance in people with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death.

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