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Adimab Forms Discovery Collaborations with Biogen & Novo Nordisk for Antibodies

Adimab Forms Discovery Collaborations with Biogen & Novo Nordisk for Antibodies

30 Aug 2011

Adimab will receive upfront payments and preclinical milestones from both companies, and is eligible to receive clinical development milestones and royalties on sales.

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Merck & Zymeworks Ink $187M Deal for Bispecific Antibody

Merck & Zymeworks Ink $187M Deal for Bispecific Antibody

30 Aug 2011

Under terms of the deal, Zymeworks will receive an up-front fee and could earn research, development, and regulatory milestones of up to $187 million.

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India's Piramal to Invest $1.5B in Overseas Pharma Business

India's Piramal to Invest $1.5B in Overseas Pharma Business

30 Aug 2011

India's Piramal plans to invest at least $1.5 billion in biotech acquisitions and Big Pharma joint ventures to expand its overseas business.

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Eisai to Expand Operations in  Canada

Eisai to Expand Operations in Canada

29 Aug 2011

Eisai will establish its Canadian headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario and the expansion into Ontario will increase access to a variety of therapies and medications.

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UK Starts Probe into AstraZenca's Drug Mix-up

UK Starts Probe into AstraZenca's Drug Mix-up

29 Aug 2011

British health authorities warned that packages of an over-the-counter painkiller were found to contain antipsychotic drugs.

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Cresset & Redx Pharma Form Drug Discovery Collaboration

Cresset & Redx Pharma Form Drug Discovery Collaboration

29 Aug 2011

Two UK firms have agreed to collaborate on drug discovery.

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CPHI China 2011 Interview: Ms. Yu Lingmin, Manager of NO.1 Pharmaceutical Dept, A.H.A International CO., LTD

CPHI China 2011 Interview: Ms. Yu Lingmin, Manager of NO.1 Pharmaceutical Dept, A.H.A International CO., LTD

26 Aug 2011

The CPhI, ICSE & BioPh China 2011 and P-MEC China 2011 were held in Shanghai from June 21, 2011 to June 23, 2011. During the exhibition, “CPhI-Online” had an interview with Ms. Yu Lingmin, Manager of NO.1 Pharmaceutical Dept, A.H.A Internatio...

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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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