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Joint Call for Action to Alleviate Drug Shortages

Joint Call for Action to Alleviate Drug Shortages

20 Jun 2012

An international collaboration is seeking to address drug shortages for patients with blood disorders.

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Valeant Buys Oral Health Specialist OraPharma

Valeant Buys Oral Health Specialist OraPharma

20 Jun 2012

Canadian drug maker Valeant has announced the acquisition of OraPharma.

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Takeda to Cease Distribution of Pfizer Products in Japan

Takeda to Cease Distribution of Pfizer Products in Japan

19 Jun 2012

Takeda is to stop selling 13 Pfizer Inc drugs in Japan.

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Small to Mid-sized Pharma Companies 'Turning to Cloud CRM Systems'

Small to Mid-sized Pharma Companies 'Turning to Cloud CRM Systems'

18 Jun 2012

Cloud-based CRM systems offer smaller pharmaceutical companies a fast and cost-effective solution.

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Human Genome Sciences Sets Bid Date of July 16th

Human Genome Sciences Sets Bid Date of July 16th

18 Jun 2012

Interested bidders have until July 16th to submit definitive proposals to acquire Human Genome Sciences.

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OTC Pharmaceuticals Market to Reach $80.7Bn in 2014

OTC Pharmaceuticals Market to Reach $80.7Bn in 2014

15 Jun 2012

The world market for over-the-counter (OTC) medicines will reach $80.7 billion in 2014, according to a new report from Visiongain.

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Lilly Expands Partnership with Chinese Drugmaker Novast

Lilly Expands Partnership with Chinese Drugmaker Novast

14 Jun 2012

Eli Lilly is increasing its investment in Chinese pharmaceutical company Novast Laboratories.

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Cobra & Alligator Form Alliance for Monoclonal Antibody

Cobra & Alligator Form Alliance for Monoclonal Antibody

14 Jun 2012

Cobra Biologics and Alligator Bioscience have signed a manufacturing services and supply agreement for the production of monoclonal antibody drug product.

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Public-private partnership aims to develop sustainable pharmaceuticals

Public-private partnership aims to develop sustainable pharmaceuticals

12 Jun 2012

A new research hub aims to develop sustainable alternatives to the finite materials used during pharmaceuticals manufacturing.

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Anderson & Brecon Form Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Company

Anderson & Brecon Form Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Company

12 Jun 2012

AndersonBrecon will provide packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry from 12 facilities across two continents.

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Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Extends Tender Offer Period for Allos Therapeutics Shares

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Extends Tender Offer Period for Allos Therapeutics Shares

12 Jun 2012

Spectrum and Allos have announced a further extension to the tender offer period for shares of Allos Therapeutics.

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Bausch + Lomb Bolsters Product Portfolio with ISTA Acquisition

Bausch + Lomb Bolsters Product Portfolio with ISTA Acquisition

11 Jun 2012

Bausch + Lomb has completed its acquisition of ISTA Pharmaceuticals.

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