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Sharp invests $21M to expand US packaging capacity and capabilities

Sharp invests $21M to expand US packaging capacity and capabilities

25 Apr 2019

New equipment installations will include vial labellers, as well as an HPV cold sterilization system.

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Lilly to sell legacy antibiotics brands and manufacturing facility in China

Lilly to sell legacy antibiotics brands and manufacturing facility in China

24 Apr 2019

Eddingpharm to pick up Ceclor and Vancocin and manufacturing facility.

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Sirio’s Ayanda launches probiotic softgel

Sirio’s Ayanda launches probiotic softgel

23 Apr 2019

Patent-pending technology is the first ever to enable a softgel capsule to contain both probiotic bacteria and Omega 3 oil.

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Company diverts more than 9.2 million units of contact lens materials from waste stream

Company diverts more than 9.2 million units of contact lens materials from waste stream

24 Apr 2019

First-of-its-kind partnership recycles more than 55,200 pounds of contact lenses, blister packs and top foil in less than 3 years.

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Vial switch improves life-saving antiviral drug

Vial switch improves life-saving antiviral drug

22 Apr 2019

Legacy Pharmaceuticals uses SCHOTT Type I Plus vials to overcome a leaching issue.

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Surge of Indian biosimilars market forecast in 2019

Surge of Indian biosimilars market forecast in 2019

22 Apr 2019

India predicted to be one of the world’s ‘fastest growing bio’ hubs in 2019, fuelled by new biosimilars production.

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Encube Ethicals announces new high potency topical manufacturing suite

Encube Ethicals announces new high potency topical manufacturing suite

21 Apr 2019

Company's $4 million investment reflects market need for contract service providers who can provide innovative and cost-effective topical manufacturing capabilities for products that include highly potent actives.

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Vetter's Skokie facility expansion nears completion

Vetter's Skokie facility expansion nears completion

17 Apr 2019

Expansions will help meet an increase in customer projects; a second extension is in the final planning stage.

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Catalent to acquire gene therapy leader Paragon Bioservices

Catalent to acquire gene therapy leader Paragon Bioservices

16 Apr 2019

Will provide new expertise and capabilities in one of the fastest-growing areas of healthcare.

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Exploristics surges ahead with £1m investment

Exploristics surges ahead with £1m investment

15 Apr 2019

The loan will be used to develop KERUS Cloud - currently the only software that can simulate trials with multiple correlated outcomes - by integrating it into an intelligent software ecosystem.

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Hovione Technology acquires global rights to new pulmonary inhaler device

Hovione Technology acquires global rights to new pulmonary inhaler device

15 Apr 2019

The Papillon DPI is a single-part, blister-based, reusable inhaler, suitable for both chronic and acute treatments.

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Colorcon expands functional film coatings through the CR Alliance with DuPont

Colorcon expands functional film coatings through the CR Alliance with DuPont

15 Apr 2019

The Aquacoat product line provides modified release drug profiles with the added benefit of global regulatory acceptance.

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