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Building contingency plans for an ambiguous post-Brexit market

Building contingency plans for an ambiguous post-Brexit market

31 Jul 2018

One company's positive approach to Brexit preparations, despite the lack of definition.

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Post-Brexit medicines - stuck in the UK?

Post-Brexit medicines - stuck in the UK?

30 Jul 2018

The EMA needs to provide more action and guidance to help UK pharmaceutical manufacturers, says Thomas Beck, senior vice president, quality management, Recipharm.

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Pharmacovigilance post-Brexit - simpler than previously thought?

Pharmacovigilance post-Brexit - simpler than previously thought?

24 Jul 2018

To meet new PV regulations, the industry has to face a "multitude of unknowns and an ever-moving target".

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FDA approves first smallpox drug

FDA approves first smallpox drug

17 Jul 2018

Action ensures that the US is prepared should smallpox be used as a bioweapon.

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TraceLink unveils Product Information Manager for its digital information sharing platform

TraceLink unveils Product Information Manager for its digital information sharing platform

12 Jul 2018

Product Information Manager addresses a broad range of use cases, beginning with saleable returns.

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Recipharm launches standalone serialisation service

Recipharm launches standalone serialisation service

5 Jul 2018

Company will be able to add 2D codes, human-readable text and tamper evidence to pre-packed medicines using existing equipment across its facilities.

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Lilly wins patent case over Alimta

Lilly wins patent case over Alimta

26 Jun 2018

Ruling prevents Dr Reddy's Laboratories will from launching their alternative salt forms of pemetrexed until the patent expires.

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First FDA approval of marijuana-based drug

First FDA approval of marijuana-based drug

26 Jun 2018

Approval for seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome or Dravet Syndrome, two rare, severe childhood-onset epilepsies.

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French ANSM approves Aptar's Ophthalmic Squeeze Dispenser

French ANSM approves Aptar's Ophthalmic Squeeze Dispenser

25 Jun 2018

Approval expands the regulatory acceptance of Aptar Pharma’s OSD as an approved delivery system for preservative-free eye care formulations.

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TraceLink customers receive EMVO approval for data submission to EU Hub

TraceLink customers receive EMVO approval for data submission to EU Hub

6 Jun 2018

Company has developed a standard feature for its customers to execute the EMVO conformance testing successfully.

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FDA approves Pfizer's biosimilar Retacrit

FDA approves Pfizer's biosimilar Retacrit

22 May 2018

Retacrit, the first US biosimilar erythropoiesis-stimulating agent, now approved across all indications.

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Serialisation — looking for value-added opportunities

Serialisation — looking for value-added opportunities

15 May 2018

Recipharm's Staffan Widengren, Director Corporate Projects, discusses why CMOs should be focusing on the value-added opportunities presented by serialisation.

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