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ISPE Releases New Guidance on Process Gases

ISPE Releases New Guidance on Process Gases

28 Jul 2011

The Guide aims to define current best practices within pharmaceutical manufacturing applications in regards to gases that come into direct contact with the biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical process steams.

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Takeda Resubmits Diabetes Drug for FDA Approval

Takeda Resubmits Diabetes Drug for FDA Approval

28 Jul 2011

The drug manufacturer hopes the FDA will approve alogliptin as a stand-alone treatment and as a single-pill therapy in combination with pioglitazone, a previously approved drug.

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EMA Recommends Liver Cancer Drug

EMA Recommends Liver Cancer Drug

28 Jul 2011

EMA recommends orphan drug designation for 4SC's resminostat to treat hepatocellular carcinoma.

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First Medicine Approved in Canada for Hyponatremia

First Medicine Approved in Canada for Hyponatremia

27 Jul 2011

Health Canada has issued a notice of compliance for the first medicine approved in Canada for the treatment of hyponatremia.

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