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Majority of pharma firms have in-house companion diagnostics staff

Majority of pharma firms have in-house companion diagnostics staff

27 Aug 2012

Many companies now have people working full-time on companion diagnostics for use alongside targeted therapies.

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Pfizer and Mylan announce generics collaboration in Japan

Pfizer and Mylan announce generics collaboration in Japan

27 Aug 2012

A new partnership between Pfizer and Mylan should help to drive generic utilisation in Japan.

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Pharma companies spend over $30m on global MSL teams

Pharma companies spend over $30m on global MSL teams

27 Aug 2012

Cutting Edge Information has shed light on pharmaceutical companies' MSL spend.

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Peru's Pharmaceutical Exports to Exceed $50M in 2012

Peru's Pharmaceutical Exports to Exceed $50M in 2012

8 Aug 2012

The president of Peru's pharmaceutical industry association has predicted that exports will surpass $50 million this year.

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Generics Save Consumers Billions of Pounds

Generics Save Consumers Billions of Pounds

7 Aug 2012

Consumers and national healthcare systems make significant savings as a result of generic medicines usage, a report has confirmed.

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Saladax Expands Relationship with BMS

Saladax Expands Relationship with BMS

7 Aug 2012

Saladax Biomedical has expanded its existing relationship with Bristol-Myers Squibb by entering into a Master Early Development Collaboration Agreement.

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Gilead to Collaborate with Indian Partners on Generic Versions of Emtricitabine

Gilead to Collaborate with Indian Partners on Generic Versions of Emtricitabine

6 Aug 2012

Gilead and its partners in India aim to improve access to affordable antiretroviral therapy for HIV patients in developing countries.

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Study Says Generic Medications Saved $1 Trillion over the Last Decade

Study Says Generic Medications Saved $1 Trillion over the Last Decade

3 Aug 2012

The American health care system saved more than $1 trillion through the use of generic medicines over the last decade.

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Patent Expirations Hit Irish Pharma Exports to US

Patent Expirations Hit Irish Pharma Exports to US

2 Aug 2012

The end of patent protection has hit Irish pharmaceutical exports to the US in the first half of the year, new figures show.

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Suzhou Connect Enters Licensing Agreement with Arena

Suzhou Connect Enters Licensing Agreement with Arena

1 Aug 2012

Suzhou Connect hopes to advance novel small molecule compounds for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and atopic dermatitis.

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Merck Serono Announces Creation of Prexton

Merck Serono Announces Creation of Prexton

1 Aug 2012

The newly founded company will develop the mGluR programs from lead optimization up to clinical Phase I and seek partnership and licensing opportunities for further development.

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'Organs-on-chips' to Accelerate Drug Candidate Assessment

'Organs-on-chips' to Accelerate Drug Candidate Assessment

31 Jul 2012

Harvard scientists hope to develop a unique instrument that will help drug developers to assess new drug candidates.

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