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Sanofi to Buy India's Universal Medicare

Sanofi to Buy India's Universal Medicare

26 Aug 2011

Sanofi announced to acquire India's nutraceuticals company Universal Medicare. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year.

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Scotland's Research Organisations Collaborate for Drug Formulations Development

Scotland's Research Organisations Collaborate for Drug Formulations Development

26 Aug 2011

The combination of two research organisations will enable them to offer integrated pharmaceutical and clinical development solutions.

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HHS Awards $137M to States for Public Health Investment

HHS Awards $137M to States for Public Health Investment

26 Aug 2011

The HHS has announced the award of $137 million of grants to states to fund prevention and health improvement services and programs.

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Spaulding & Clinigene Form Partnership for Clinical Pharmacology Services

Spaulding & Clinigene Form Partnership for Clinical Pharmacology Services

25 Aug 2011

Indian Clinigene International Ltd. and U.S. Spaulding Clinical Research will cooperate to develop their clinical pharmacology services.

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Catalent To Buy Aptuit's CTS Business

Catalent To Buy Aptuit's CTS Business

25 Aug 2011

Catalent Pharma Solutions announced that it will buy the clinical trial supplies business of Aptuit LLC for $410 million.

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PBS Biotech Acquires Integrity CMI

PBS Biotech Acquires Integrity CMI

25 Aug 2011

The two companies will reconfigure their assets and personnel to maximize design and engineering operations and build out their manufacturing facilities.

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WuXi's BAS Unit Receives Bioanalytical GLP Certification

WuXi's BAS Unit Receives Bioanalytical GLP Certification

25 Aug 2011

The certificate states that WuXi's BAS facility in Shanghai is able to carry out ADME, toxicokinetic and pharmacokinetic studies, and hERG assay and biomarker studies with respect to OECD and EU GLP principles.

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Bend Research & Xcelience Ink Drug Development Deal

Bend Research & Xcelience Ink Drug Development Deal

25 Aug 2011

The collaboration will combine Bend’s formulation/processing expertise for delivering poorly soluble compounds with Xcelience’s early-phase development expertise.

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Par Pharmaceutical To Acquire Anchen for $410M

Par Pharmaceutical To Acquire Anchen for $410M

25 Aug 2011

Par Pharmaceutical Companies said it has agreed to acquire privately-held Anchen Pharmaceuticals for $410 million in cash.

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Study: Majority of Pharma Ads Not Comply with FDA Norms

Study: Majority of Pharma Ads Not Comply with FDA Norms

25 Aug 2011

The study found that of 192 pharmaceutical adverts, only 18% were compliant with the US FDA guidelines.

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Novo Nordisk to Build New Corporate Centre

Novo Nordisk to Build New Corporate Centre

25 Aug 2011

With the new premises, Novo Nordisk will be consolidating a number of administrative functions currently scattered across Greater Copenhagen.

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Study Focuses on Drug Delivery Innovations

Study Focuses on Drug Delivery Innovations

25 Aug 2011

A study estimates that needle-free drug delivery methods will have annual revenue growth of 15.1% on average from 2011 to 2016 to reach US$6.2bn.

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