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Merck to Make Further Job Cuts

Merck to Make Further Job Cuts

2 Aug 2011

As part of the next phase of its restructuring programme, Merck expects to reduce its workforce by an additional 12 to 13% by the end of 2015.

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India and EU Reach Settlement on Indian Generic Drug Shipments

India and EU Reach Settlement on Indian Generic Drug Shipments

1 Aug 2011

The settlement will ensure that none of the 27 members of the economic and trading bloc will detain 'Made in India' consignments of generic medicines, which are transiting through EU ports.

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Bayer Reports Strong First-Half Sales in North America

Bayer Reports Strong First-Half Sales in North America

29 Jul 2011

Total first half sales in North America were EUR 4,393 million, an increase of 5.1 percent compared with first-half 2010 sales.

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Russia to Focus on API Production Conquest

Russia to Focus on API Production Conquest

29 Jul 2011

Russia's $1.3 billion federal program for the development of the pharmaceutical industry will help to persuade companies to buy APIs in Russia instead of India or China.

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Flu Vaccine Production Will Double by 2015 to 1.7B Doses

Flu Vaccine Production Will Double by 2015 to 1.7B Doses

28 Jul 2011

According to the World Health Organization, the world's seasonal flu vaccine production capacity will double by 2015.

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INC Research & Debiopharm Form Partnership for Clinical Development

INC Research & Debiopharm Form Partnership for Clinical Development

27 Jul 2011

Under the partnership, INC Research agrees to work with Debiopharm on future clinical studies.

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GSK Announces 2Q11 Financial Results

GSK Announces 2Q11 Financial Results

27 Jul 2011

GlaxoSmithKline reports its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011.

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CPHI China 2011 Interview: Mr. Chen Yuming, General Manager of Chengdu GELAIPU SCI & TECH, CO., LTD

CPHI China 2011 Interview: Mr. Chen Yuming, General Manager of Chengdu GELAIPU SCI & TECH, CO., LTD

26 Jul 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 Mr. Chen Yuming, General Manager of Chengdu GELAIPU SCI & TECH, CO., ...

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EMA Agrees to Recall of Vimpat Syrup

EMA Agrees to Recall of Vimpat Syrup

26 Jul 2011

The EMA has agreed to a recall of Vimpat 15 mg/ml syrup because of a quality defect in some batches.

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Genesis Biopharma and Lonza Sign Agreement for Metastatic Melanoma Treatment

Genesis Biopharma and Lonza Sign Agreement for Metastatic Melanoma Treatment

26 Jul 2011

Lonza is in partnership with Genesis Biopharma to develop Genesis Biopharma's autologous cell therapy product candidate for the treatment of Stage IV metastatic melanoma.

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Vietnam to Test GSK Drug for Plasticizers

Vietnam to Test GSK Drug for Plasticizers

26 Jul 2011

At the time of the Hong Kong recall, GSK and health officials there emphasized that the amounts of plasticizer found weren't likely to cause harm to humans if they were taken at the proper doses.

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Roche to Provide Tests for Early Diagnosis of HIV-infected Infants in SA

Roche to Provide Tests for Early Diagnosis of HIV-infected Infants in SA

26 Jul 2011

Roche will deliver diagnostics to support the largest infant testing initiative in the world that aims to identify HIV-infected children during the first months of life.

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