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Mexican Pharma Companies Represent Second-biggest Manufacturing Sector

Mexican Pharma Companies Represent Second-biggest Manufacturing Sector

11 Jun 2012

Mexico is becoming an increasingly important emerging market for global pharmaceutical firms, according to research conducted by industry chamber Canifarma.

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Fundación MEDINA Announces Drug Discovery Collaboration with Cubist Pharmaceuticals

Fundación MEDINA Announces Drug Discovery Collaboration with Cubist Pharmaceuticals

11 Jun 2012

The alliance will be focused on complementing Cubist’s drug discovery programs with new lead compounds in the development of new anti-bacterial drugs.

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GSK Extends Tender Offer for HGS

GSK Extends Tender Offer for HGS

11 Jun 2012

Human Genome Sciences has once again rejected GSK's unsolicited tender offer after the UK-based pharmaceutical group extended the deadline until June 29th.

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UK Pharma Chief Expresses Concerns for Future of Medical Research

UK Pharma Chief Expresses Concerns for Future of Medical Research

8 Jun 2012

The chief executive of the ABPI has voiced fears about the UK government's focus on 'breakthrough' drug research.

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OncoSec & VGXI Enter into Immunotherapy Drug Agreement

OncoSec & VGXI Enter into Immunotherapy Drug Agreement

8 Jun 2012

OncoSec Medical has chosen VGXI Inc as its manufacturing partner for DNA IL-12.

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Dr Reddy's And Merck Announce Biosimilars Collaboration

Dr Reddy's And Merck Announce Biosimilars Collaboration

6 Jun 2012

Dr Reddy's Laboratories and Merck Serono will work together to develop cheaper versions of cancer biologics.

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Takeda Completes Acquisition of URL Pharma

Takeda Completes Acquisition of URL Pharma

5 Jun 2012

Takeda's wholly owned subsidiary, Takeda America Holdings, Inc., has completed its acquisition of URL Pharma, Inc. for an upfront payment of $800 million.

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ShangPharma & Eli Lilly Celebrate 10 Years of Partnership

ShangPharma & Eli Lilly Celebrate 10 Years of Partnership

5 Jun 2012

ShangPharma Corporation has celebrated the 10th anniversary of its partnership with Eli Lilly and Company.

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US Has Nearly 1,000 Anti-cancer Medicines in Development

US Has Nearly 1,000 Anti-cancer Medicines in Development

4 Jun 2012

A new report highlights the efforts of biopharmaceutical companies to fight cancer.

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Galapagos & Ono Pharmaceutical Sign Collaboration Agreement

Galapagos & Ono Pharmaceutical Sign Collaboration Agreement

1 Jun 2012

The two firms have signed a collaboration agreement for the discovery of targets in the field of allergic diseases.

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AptarGroup to Acquire Stelmi Group for $207M

AptarGroup to Acquire Stelmi Group for $207M

1 Jun 2012

AptarGroup is to acquire the Stelmi Group, a maker of elastomer primary packaging components for injectable drug delivery.

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Pharmaceutical Companies Allocating More Money to Digital Marketing

Pharmaceutical Companies Allocating More Money to Digital Marketing

31 May 2012

A report by Cutting Edge Information has highlighted the growing importance of digital marketing in the pharmaceutical industry.

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