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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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Neurimmune and TVM Capital Life Science create AL-S Pharma

Neurimmune and TVM Capital Life Science create AL-S Pharma

10 Dec 2016

New company will develop, to proof-of-concept, AP-101, a human monoclonal antibody targeting misfolded SOD1 for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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Mederi's Stretta Therapy for GERD approved in China

Mederi's Stretta Therapy for GERD approved in China

9 Dec 2016

Clinically proven and cost-effective solution for gastroesophageal reflux disease recently launched in China.

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Leon-nanodrugs and Instillo work together to tackle formulations issues

Leon-nanodrugs and Instillo work together to tackle formulations issues

8 Dec 2016

MJR technology offers reformulation options that can lead to a superior profile for an API.

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Pfizer refutes the findings set out in the CMA decision

Pfizer refutes the findings set out in the CMA decision

8 Dec 2016

Pharma giant says it complied with established competition law.

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Catalent becomes first CDMO to join Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative

Catalent becomes first CDMO to join Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative

8 Dec 2016

Helps shape better supply chain to pharmaceutical and healthcare Industries.

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Endo returns rights for Belbuca to BDSI and eliminates pain sales field force

Endo returns rights for Belbuca to BDSI and eliminates pain sales field force

8 Dec 2016

Move will allow the company to focus efforts and resources more fully on its core US Branded assets.

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Idifarma invests in automatic capsule filling capabilities

Idifarma invests in automatic capsule filling capabilities

7 Dec 2016

Investment enables the CDMO to provide a one-stop-shop service from lab-scale development to manufacturing of clinical batches and dossier compilation to specialised commercial manufacturing.

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Immunotherapy combination shows promise in advanced bladder cancer

Immunotherapy combination shows promise in advanced bladder cancer

7 Dec 2016

Combining nivolumab and ipilimumab could provide significant tumour reduction.

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