Issue 31
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Aug 2018

BioNTech Signs Collaboration Agreement with Pfizer to Develop mRNA-based Vaccines for Prevention of Influenza

BioNTech AG a rapidly growing biotechnology company focused on precise immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious disease today announced that it has entered into a multiyear research and development RD collaboration with Pfizer Inc to develop mRNAbased vaccines for prevention of influenza flu…


Aug 2018

AgeX Therapeutics Acquires Technology to Regulate Immune Tolerance

AgeX Therapeutics Inc a subsidiary of BioTime Inc focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics targeting human aging today announced that it has acquired certain patents and patent applications from Escape Therapeutics relating primarily to the use of the HLAG gene to suppress…


Aug 2018

Emalex Biosciences Acquires Psyadon Pharmaceuticals to Develop Novel Treatment for Pediatric Tourette Syndrome

Biopharmaceutical company Emalex Biosciences Emalex the newest member of the Paragon Biosciences Paragon portfolio of companies today announced it acquired Psyadon Pharmaceuticals and the exclusive rights to develop register and market ecopipam a new chemical entity with orphan drug designation for the treatment of pediatric…

press releases


Aug 2018

Century Pai Foundation Takes a Step Towards Helping Channahalli Residents Live a Healthier Life

Business Wire IndiaMore than villagers from Channahalli participated during the health checkup campSchool children during the Independence Day celebrations at Channahalli government school More than villagers benefitted from complete health…


Aug 2018

Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals Best Rated Sector in August 2018: JobBuzz Workplace Index

Business Wire IndiaHealthcarePharmaceuticals and Automobiles were cited as the best sectors to work for in JobBuzz Workplace Index August edition a monthly ranking to identify which sector offers the best…


Aug 2018

Antares Pharma Announces FDA Approval of Generic EpiPen Utilizing VIBEX Auto Injector

Antares Pharma Inc today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration FDA has approved Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltds Teva epinephrine auto injector drugdevice combination product indicated for emergency treatment…

Events


Aug 2018

CPhI Korea 2018

UBM Korea Corporation
COEX Convention and Exhibition Centre


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    Cancer Stem Cell (CSC) Inhibitors

    Cancer as a group of heterogeneous diseases very well known Unimaginable amounts of money and manhours have been spent in finding cure for this deadly disease H..

Knowledge Bank

  • Interviews


    Staff Engineer, Manufacturing Science and Technology, South East Asia
    Karen Chan is a process engineer at Merck Pte Ltd Chan has six years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry and two years of experience in research development She provides technical support in areas such as process development troubleshoot..

  • Articles

    Vaccine Adjuvants

    Introduction Next to clean water vaccines have had the most important significance in terms of prevention and treatment of diseases becoming the most successful medical invention in the past Century Vaccines have evolved significantly since the development of first successful smallpox vaccine in Liveattenuated and wholeinactivated vaccines form the basis of most vaccines approved…

Editorial Section

  • Strategy


    As the pharmaceutical industry squares off against the challenge of globalisation there is a greater need for content than ever Driven by forces from both the clinical and commercial sides pharmaceutical companies are experiencing rising costs and competition Ultimately to…

  • Research development

    Knowing vs Hunting for Targets

    Selecting a target for settingup the drug discovery path is a tough decision and often this choice is based on borrowed and incomplete knowledge from the literature In many cases this has led to serious challenges in the late stages…

  • Clinical Trials

    Use of Real World Evidence

    Real World Evidence RWE can be used to inform decisions throughout the life cycle of a drug from development through postapproval Across Asia many countries have begun incorporating real world evidence and while some are fast adopters in terms of…

  • Manufacturing

    Cultural Excellence as the Foundation

    In pharmaceutical companies it is universally understood that a robust Pharmaceutical Quality System PQS provides key elements of assurance and oversight for pharmaceutical manufacturing and quality control laboratory processes However despite recent advances in the…

  • Expert Talk

    Pushing the Limits of Temperature Control

    Todays pharmaceutical environment has become increasingly complex with more specialty products like biologics injectable and clinical trial drugs being shipped than ever The industry standard for commercial packaging is hours which is no longer always…