Latest News in the pharma Industry

Research & Development

Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

6 Apr 2020

Symphogen becomes the antibody center of excellence within Servier.

Read more 
World’s leading biobanks join a global network to advance personalized healthcare research

World’s leading biobanks join a global network to advance personalized healthcare research

6 Apr 2020

The platform enables collaboration between pharmaceutical institutions, healthcare and academic researchers to generate valuable insights and advance medical research.

Read more 
European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

31 Mar 2020

The patent covers the crosslinking of certain carrier molecules, for example, antibodies, via specific binding sites to amatoxins.

Read more 
New blood test able to detect 50 cancer types

New blood test able to detect 50 cancer types

31 Mar 2020

Study data support blood test's ability to detect 50 types of cancer and identify where in the body the cancer is located.

Read more 
Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

24 Mar 2020

Together, the companies will provide APAC markets with a cost-effective alternative to the largest-selling blockbuster medicine worldwide.

Read more 
Positive update on the development of new XF‐platform drug formulations

Positive update on the development of new XF‐platform drug formulations

24 Mar 2020

Collaboration with MedPharm delivers data profiling new XF‐platform drug formulations as potential treatments for dermal and ocular infections.

Read more 
ProBioGen selected for development and large-scale manufacturing services

ProBioGen selected for development and large-scale manufacturing services

24 Mar 2020

The Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) and technology provider will use its CHO.RiGHT expression platform for high-titer cell line development.

Read more 
Codexis and Takeda collaborate to advance novel gene therapies

Codexis and Takeda collaborate to advance novel gene therapies

23 Mar 2020

Partnership to leverage Codexis’ protein engineering platform for the discovery and development of novel transgenes for lysosomal storage disorders and blood factor deficiencies.

Read more 
Vaxxas HD-MAP to deliver vaccines directly to the skin

Vaxxas HD-MAP to deliver vaccines directly to the skin

17 Mar 2020

Company awarded US$5 million grant for clinical study of measles and rubella vaccination using Vaxxas’ high-density, micro-array patch.

Read more 
Technique improves drug delivery system characterization

Technique improves drug delivery system characterization

16 Mar 2020

Postnova Analytics' CF2000 Centrifugal Field Flow Fractionation (CF3) system is delivering exciting new data to scientists developing drug delivery systems.

Read more 
Regeneron and Sanofi begin global Kevzara clinical trial program in patients with severe COVID-19

Regeneron and Sanofi begin global Kevzara clinical trial program in patients with severe COVID-19

16 Mar 2020

The trial is the first controlled trial in the US to evaluate the effect of IL-6 inhibition prospectively in COVID-19 patients.

Read more 
Sartorius simplifies biologics production with new bioreactor

Sartorius simplifies biologics production with new bioreactor

9 Mar 2020

Company launches BIOSTAT STR Generation 3 bioreactor with BIOBRAIN automation platform.

Read more