Editor's Choice Archive

Archive of industry editor's choice from the global world pharmaceuticals industry

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October 2017

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Duma Pocket – the pharmaceutical packaging that doesn’t look like medicine
20 October 2017 Patients prefer pharmaceutical packaging that does not give away its...

Gx® InnoSafeTM: Optimal for pharmaceutical companies and healthcare professionals
19 October 2017 Gerresheimer presents at CPhI Worldwide in Frankfurt (Germany) an...

November 2016

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Insmed announces worldwide license agreement with AstraZeneca for Oral DPP1 inhibitor
17 November 2016 Insmed expects to advance compound into a phase 2 dose-ranging study...

Körber AG plans to acquire Fargo Automation
09 November 2016 International technology group Körber, headquartered in Hamburg, Germany,...

UPS to acquire clinical supply chain leader Marken
08 November 2016 UPS has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Marken,...

April 2016

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Roquette goes EXCiPACT to serve its pharmaceuticals customers
18 April 2016 Roquette, one of the world's leading excipients manufacturers, is...

January 2016

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LogiPharma Europe
19 January 2016 LogiPharma is the largest global end-to-end supply chain event for...

July 2015

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UK leads Europe in antimicrobial point-of-care diagnostics research
02 July 2015 The UK takes the lead position when it comes to patent filings...

May 2015

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Alizé Pharma to present clinical results from the AZP-531 programme
27 May 2015 Alizé Pharma SAS, an Alizé Pharma group company specialised in...

April 2015

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Vetter appoints new managing director
08 April 2015 Vetter, the contract development and manufacturing organization...

March 2015

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Antares Vision announces 100th ATS 3.0 Track and Trace System installation
02 March 2015 Antares Vision, a leading supplier of inspection and serialisation...

February 2015

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Herbert C. Buchanan Jr joins Noxilizer board of directors
10 February 2015 Noxilizer to leverage Buchanan's leadership and healthcare expertise to...

Biotec Services International completes rebrand to PCI Group
10 February 2015 Biotec Services International has rebranded as part of the PCI...

NHS increases access to improved breast cancer test
06 February 2015 A test able to predict the likely success of chemotherapy and the risk...

FDA approves drug to treat binge eating disorder
03 February 2015 A new drug that treats moderate-to severe binge eating disorder (BED)...

Autophagy gene linked to aggressive breast cancer
02 February 2015 A study by scientists from the University of Texas (UT) Medical...

January 2015

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Branded drug prices soar 15% in the US
30 January 2015 Consumers in the US saw branded drug prices rise by 14.8% last...

GSK and Novartis three-part transaction progresses
29 January 2015 The European Commission has granted clearance for a three-part...

New research reveals antibiotics could help treat cancer
28 January 2015 A researcher inspired by a conversation with his young child has discovered...

Biotec Services International completes first phase of EU clinical supplies facility expansion
22 January 2015 Biotec Services International has completed validation of their...

Topa Thermal Packaging and Cold Chain Technologies announce exclusive partnership
21 January 2015 Global partners Topa Thermal Packaging and Cold Chain Technologies...

Blood test doubles female heart attack diagnoses
21 January 2015 A potentially groundbreaking heart attack test could save women’s...

November 2014

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Hepatitis C drug Harvoni approved in Europe
19 November 2014 European regulators have given the green light to Gilead Sciences'...

October 2014

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G7 AMD drug market to approach $9 billion by 2023
31 October 2014 Sales of drugs to treat age-related macular degeneration in the...

Octapharma adds track and trace solution to Werum's PAS-X
22 October 2014 Octapharma, an independent manufacturer of human protein products, has...

August 2014

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Common cancers linked to higher BMI
14 August 2014 Being overweight increases your risk of developing some of the most...

WHO: untested Ebola drugs are OK in Africa
13 August 2014 Untested drugs are an acceptable option for fighting Ebola in West...

UNIGEN installs Werum MES in record time of only four months
13 August 2014 Japanese biotech company UNIGEN Inc. has taken Werum's PAS-X...

NHS spends 10% of drugs budget on diabetes
12 August 2014 Nearly 10% of the National Health Service’s drugs expenditure is now...

July 2014

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Roche acquires Seragon Pharmaceuticals for $725 million
04 July 2014 Swiss giant Roche is to pay $725 million to acquire breast cancer...

June 2014

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Pharma Technology Focus now available as a tablet app
10 June 2014 Whether you are a senior professional in a global pharmaceutical company or...

Biotec Services CEO appointed to government advisory panel
06 June 2014 The chief executive of Biotec Services International has been appointed...

May 2014

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Nexavar given green light to treat thyroid cancer
30 May 2014 Nexavar, the drug developed by Bayer and Amgen unit Onyx Pharmaceuticals...

April 2014

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Novartis refocuses global portfolio
25 April 2014 Novartis has reached a definitive agreement with GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK)...

March 2014

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GSK diabetes drug Eperzan approved in Europe
27 March 2014 The European Commission has granted marketing authorisation...

Körber AG completes acquisition of Werum IT Solutions AG
24 March 2014 Körber AG has completed the acquisition of Werum IT Solutions AG, based...

Ipsen announces positive results from Dysport study
19 March 2014 Ipsen has announced positive results from its phase IIa clinical...

UDG Healthcare acquires market-leading healthcare communications provider
05 March 2014 UDG Healthcare plc, a leading international provider of healthcare...

February 2014

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Körber AG plans to acquire Werum IT Solutions AG
27 February 2014 International technology group Körber is planning to acquire Werum...

Pfizer announces positive top-line results of landmark CAPiTA evaluating efficacy of Prevenar 13
24 February 2014 Pfizer Inc has announced that the 'Community-Acquired Pneumonia...

Novartis drug Lucentis approved by Japanese regulatory bodies
21 February 2014 Lucentis® (ranibizumab) has been approved by Japanese regulatory bodies for...

GSK announces start of Phase lll study for mepolizumab in patients with EGPA
18 February 2014 GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has announced the start of a Phase III study...

December 2013

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Phillips-Medisize starts production at expanded site in Kontiolahti, Finland
04 December 2013 Phillips-Medisize Corporation has announced the completion of a...

August 2013

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February 2013

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Drugs in wastewater changing fish behaviour
22 February 2013 Fish behaviour is changing as a result of pharmaceutical product...

New £169.5m project to facilitate drug discovery
22 February 2013 Pharma, academia and small and medium-sized enterprises have announced...

US overdose deaths continue to rise
22 February 2013 The number of US citizens dying from drug overdoses has risen for the...

Thailand fails to protect pharmaceutical patents
22 February 2013 Thai authorities are failing to protect pharmaceutical patents and...



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