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Vedanta Biosciences granted US patent

Vedanta Biosciences granted US patent

18 Aug 2016

Patent broadly covers pharmaceutical compositions for microbiome therapeutics based on bacterial consortia.

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Hikma launches Levoleucovorin for Injection in the US

Hikma launches Levoleucovorin for Injection in the US

18 Aug 2016

Product is therapeutically equivalent to Spectrus Pharmaceuticals' reference listed drug Fusilev Injection.

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Turkey’s pharmaceutical industry set to hit $5.53 billion by 2020

Turkey’s pharmaceutical industry set to hit $5.53 billion by 2020

17 Aug 2016

The vast reforms seen throughout Turkey’s pharmaceutical market create a number of opportunities for pharmaceutical manufacturers.

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Cystic fibrosis therapies will push Vertex ahead of GSK in $46.6 billion respiratory market by 2022

Cystic fibrosis therapies will push Vertex ahead of GSK in $46.6 billion respiratory market by 2022

17 Aug 2016

Transmembrane conductance regulator modulating therapies - of which there are currently only two and both are developed by Vertex - are set to have a substantial clinical and commercial impact.

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Pharma and medtech sectors struggle in first half of 2016

Pharma and medtech sectors struggle in first half of 2016

17 Aug 2016

Falling stock markets, political uncertainty and continued global economic weakness all contributed to a mixed first half, says market intelligence firm, Evaluate.

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Hikma signs exclusive licensing, distribution and supply agreement with Basilea for Cresemba

Hikma signs exclusive licensing, distribution and supply agreement with Basilea for Cresemba

17 Aug 2016

Cresemba (isavuconazole) is an injectable and oral anti-fungal product.

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Fresenius Kabi announces major investment in US manufacturing

Fresenius Kabi announces major investment in US manufacturing

17 Aug 2016

State-of-the-art pharma manufacturing campus will be a showcase for the company and the production of injectable generics.

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Unmet needs in rheumatoid arthritis treatment could be addressed by first-in-class pipeline

Unmet needs in rheumatoid arthritis treatment could be addressed by first-in-class pipeline

16 Aug 2016

Cytokine and cytokine receptors, as well as protein kinases, largely dominate.

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Piramal Enterprises to acquire CDMO Ash Stevens

Piramal Enterprises to acquire CDMO Ash Stevens

16 Aug 2016

Acquisition will provide Piramal with HPAPI capabilities in North America.

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New report shows price increases for orphan medications correlated with non-orphan use

New report shows price increases for orphan medications correlated with non-orphan use

16 Aug 2016

Trend could jeopardize the affordability of life-saving orphan drugs for patients with rare diseases and conditions.

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Integra introduces new motorized tip spacing pipettes

Integra introduces new motorized tip spacing pipettes

16 Aug 2016

The VOYAGER II is the only commercially available pipette range where the tip spacing can be changed electronically,

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Bavarian Nordic and BMS announces drug supply agreement for NSCLC clinical study

Bavarian Nordic and BMS announces drug supply agreement for NSCLC clinical study

15 Aug 2016

Trial will look to explore the benefit of combining CV301 with Opdivo in patients with previously treated non-small cell lung cancer.

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