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Carbogen Amcis Acquires Creapharm Parenterals

Carbogen Amcis Acquires Creapharm Parenterals

17 Jan 2012

The acquisition will extend Carbogen Amcis’ range of development and manufacturing services by adding formulation, lyophilization services and sterile GMP capabilities for the fast supply of drug products.

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Almac Opens New Building in UK

Almac Opens New Building in UK

17 Jan 2012

Around 150 staff from Almac’s Clinical Services Business Unit have moved to the new offices to consolidate the group.

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Teva Plans Expansion in Asia

Teva Plans Expansion in Asia

16 Jan 2012

Teva is looking towards Asia for acquisitions, hoping to expand into a market where generic use will increase.

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Novartis to Restructure US Business

Novartis to Restructure US Business

16 Jan 2012

The restructuring was prepared to respond to the loss of patent exclusivity for Diovan, the market-leading hypertension medication, expected in the US in September 2012.

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India to Further Strengthen Cooperation with US in Health Sector

India to Further Strengthen Cooperation with US in Health Sector

13 Jan 2012

A delegation from the U.S. met India's Union Health and Family Welfare Minister for a bilateral meeting focused on the progress of the US India Health Initiative launched in 2010.

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NovAliX Forms Discovery Collaboration with Teijin

NovAliX Forms Discovery Collaboration with Teijin

13 Jan 2012

The companies will collaborate to develop novel drug candidates against multiple targets across different therapeutic areas.

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Amerigen & VIWA to Form JV for Chinese Market

Amerigen & VIWA to Form JV for Chinese Market

13 Jan 2012

The firms have signed an agreement to set up a joint venture to develop and commercialize branded generic drugs for the Chinese market.

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Pfenex & ProZyme Ink Protein Supply Deal

Pfenex & ProZyme Ink Protein Supply Deal

12 Jan 2012

Pfenex will provide ProZyme with exclusive access to the Pf?nex Expression Technology platform for the production of an initial set of three undisclosed proteins.

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Sanofi and Foundation Medicine Ink Cancer Genomics Pact

Sanofi and Foundation Medicine Ink Cancer Genomics Pact

11 Jan 2012

Foundation will use its genomic sequencing and analytic capabilities to identify genetic biomarkers and potential companion diagnostics for select Sanofi oncology drug candidates.

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PledPharma Restarts Study with Recipharm CTM

PledPharma Restarts Study with Recipharm CTM

10 Jan 2012

PledPharma has restarted the MANAMI study with the collaboration with Recipharm to ensure new clinical trial material.

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Sigma-Aldrich to Acquire BioReliance for $350M

Sigma-Aldrich to Acquire BioReliance for $350M

10 Jan 2012

Sigma-Aldrich has agreed to acquire bioharmaceutical testing services company BioReliance for $350 million.

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BMS Named Best Big Drug Company of 2011

BMS Named Best Big Drug Company of 2011

9 Jan 2012

BMS enjoyed a successful year, with several pipeline drugs reporting positive trial results and clearing regulatory hurdles.

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