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Bayer Aims to Further Expand in Asia

Bayer Aims to Further Expand in Asia

17 Nov 2011

Bayer aims to achieve a more than 60 percent increase in its sales in Asia by 2015, and all the Asian countries are intended to play a part in achieving the sales increase targeted for 2015.

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Genzyme & CF Foundation Announce Collaboration

Genzyme & CF Foundation Announce Collaboration

17 Nov 2011

The collaboration aims to identify compounds known as 'correctors,' which may aid in the ability of the malfunctioning CFTR protein found in CF patients to operate correctly.

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India Postpones Delegation to China for Site Inspection due to Financial Constraints

India Postpones Delegation to China for Site Inspection due to Financial Constraints

17 Nov 2011

Sources said that the delegation has been postponed to the fourth quarter of this financial year as the financial allocation of the ministry for the third quarter has finished.

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UCB & PAREXEL Team up for Clinical Services

UCB & PAREXEL Team up for Clinical Services

16 Nov 2011

Through the strategic partnership, UCB will receive the benefits of PAREXEL's proven clinical processes through all phases of development, which are supported by its market-leading eClinical technology platform.

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More than $350M Invested by Boehringer Ingelheim for U.S. Projects This Year

More than $350M Invested by Boehringer Ingelheim for U.S. Projects This Year

16 Nov 2011

Boehringer Ingelheim has invested over $350 million in its U.S. operations this year to enhance its drug discovery, development and manufacturing capabilities.

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UAE Reduces Drug Prices to Encourage Health Investment

UAE Reduces Drug Prices to Encourage Health Investment

15 Nov 2011

The UAE Ministry of Health has reduced the prices of 115 drugs in the country to support the partnership strategies between the department and local and international pharmaceutical companies.

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Bend Research & Merck Sign License Agreement

Bend Research & Merck Sign License Agreement

15 Nov 2011

Under the agreement, Oregon-based Bend Research will provide Merck with access to its proprietary spray dried dispersion (SDD) technology.

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WHO Praises UK for Flu Pandemic Preparedness

WHO Praises UK for Flu Pandemic Preparedness

14 Nov 2011

The World Health Organization has praised the UK for being one of the best prepared countries for future flu pandemics.

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Daiichi & ArQule Ink License Pact for Cancer Compound

Daiichi & ArQule Ink License Pact for Cancer Compound

14 Nov 2011

ArQule and Daiichi Sankyoa have announced their license agreement for the development of new AKT inhibitor ARQ 092.

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Lundbeck & Otsuka Ink Development Pact

Lundbeck & Otsuka Ink Development Pact

14 Nov 2011

The alliance is a sales and cost share agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Lundbeck will make an upfront payment upon signing of USD 200 million (approximately DKK 1.1 billion).

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Baxter Completes Baxa Acquisition

Baxter Completes Baxa Acquisition

11 Nov 2011

Baxter International has completed the acquisition of Baxa Corporation for a cash consideration of $380 million.

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Teva to Make Jobcuts across US and Europe

Teva to Make Jobcuts across US and Europe

11 Nov 2011

Teva is to make 1,000 of its employees redundant following its acquisition of US-based Cephalon last month.

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