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Envigo opens its doors for business on 21 September

Envigo opens its doors for business on 21 September

21 Sep 2015

Envigo has been created through the integration of Huntingdon Life Sciences, Harlan Laboratories, GFA, NDA Analytics and LSR associates.

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Targeting DNA — protein-based sensor could detect viral infection or kill cancer cells

Targeting DNA — protein-based sensor could detect viral infection or kill cancer cells

21 Sep 2015

MIT biological engineers have developed a modular system of proteins that can detect a particular DNA sequence in a cell and then trigger a specific response, such as cell death.

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Allergan confirms generic Rytary patent challenge

Allergan confirms generic Rytary patent challenge

21 Sep 2015

Allergan's ANDA product is a generic version of Impax Laboratories' Rytary.

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Regeneron announces agreement with BARDA for the development of new antibody treatment for Ebola

Regeneron announces agreement with BARDA for the development of new antibody treatment for Ebola

21 Sep 2015

HHS will provide initial funding of approximately $17 million to support preclinical development and antibody manufacturing. This initial funding is designed to support an Investigational New Drug application with the FDA.

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Selvita establishes its first operations in the US

Selvita establishes its first operations in the US

21 Sep 2015

The largest drug discovery company in Central and Eastern Europe opens offices in Cambridge, MA and San Bruno, CA.

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Jardiance is the only diabetes medication to show a significant reduction in both cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular death in a dedicated outcome trial

Jardiance is the only diabetes medication to show a significant reduction in both cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular death in a dedicated outcome trial

18 Sep 2015

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly and Company's Jardiance (empagliflozin) significantly reduced the risk of the combined endpoint of cardiovascular (CV) death, non-fatal heart attack or non-fatal stroke by 14% when added to standard of...

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CPhI expert warns without urgent regulatory change improving quality is a fool’s game

CPhI expert warns without urgent regulatory change improving quality is a fool’s game

18 Sep 2015

Girish Malhotra believes the pharmaceutical industry should be allowed to commercialise process improvements without regulatory re-approval.

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Piramal encourages pharma to embrace green chemistry ahead of CPhI

Piramal encourages pharma to embrace green chemistry ahead of CPhI

18 Sep 2015

Processes improvements for original patented products need to be considered, as do improvements beyond even DMF and ANDA submission.

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The new age of regenerative medicine: why stem cell therapy?

The new age of regenerative medicine: why stem cell therapy?

18 Sep 2015

Frost & Sullivan webinar reveals stem cell therapy pipeline and treatments innovating regenerative medicine.

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Victoza (liraglutide) provides significantly greater HbA1c reduction than lixisenatide in new clinical trial

Victoza (liraglutide) provides significantly greater HbA1c reduction than lixisenatide in new clinical trial

17 Sep 2015

Findings from a head-to-head trial comparing Victoza (liraglutide) and lixisenatide, both in combination with metformin, demonstrated a significantly greater reduction in HbA1c of -1.83% for liraglutide vs -1.21% for lixisenatide in adults with type 2 ...

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CEVEC and Généthon sign a collaboration agreement to develop lentiviral vector packaging cell lines based on CEVEC’s proprietary CAP GT technology

CEVEC and Généthon sign a collaboration agreement to develop lentiviral vector packaging cell lines based on CEVEC’s proprietary CAP GT technology

17 Sep 2015

Agreement enables fully scalable, industrial lentivirus vector production

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Impax receives FDA approval for generic version of Mestinon Timespan Tablets,     180 mg

Impax receives FDA approval for generic version of Mestinon Timespan Tablets, 180 mg

17 Sep 2015

First generic product approved from Hayward manufacturing facility following recent resolution of Warning Letter

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