Issue 27
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Jun 2017

NeuroVive and Yungjin Pharm Start Clinical Development in Genetic Mitochondrial Disease

NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB and Yungjin Pharm Corporation Ltd announced that the clinical phase I study of KL has started in Korea and that the first healthy volunteer has been enrolled The study is a doubleblind placebocontrolled singledose doseescalation phase I clinical study to investigate the…


Jun 2017

Oramed Granted Japanese Patent for Combination Insulin and GLP-1 Analog Capsule

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc a clinicalstage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems announced today that the Japanese Intellectual Property Office has publicized its intent to grant Oramed a patent titled Methods and Compositions for Treating Diabetes The patent covers Orameds invention…


Jun 2017

Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces Final ANDA Approval for Azacitidine for Injection (Vidaza®)

Breckenridge Pharmaceutical Inc announced that FDA has granted final approval of its ANDA Azacitidine for Injection mg per vial SingleDose Vial a generic version of Vidaza by Celgene Corporation Breckenridge submitted the ANDA with its development and manufacturing partner Natco Pharma Limited Breckenridge and Natco…

press releases


Jun 2017

Mitoconix Bio Raises $20 Million in Series A Funding to Develop Neurodegenerative Disease Therapies

Mitoconix Bio Ltd a biopharmaceutical company focused on therapies for neurological diseases announced today that it has secured a million round of Series A funding The round was led by…


Jun 2017

Evotec Expands iPSC Drug Discovery Leadership Through Strategic Collaboration with Censo Biotechnologies

Evotec AG announced a collaboration with Censo Biotechnologies Ltd Censo to source and provide patientderived induced pluripotent stem cells iPSC to support Evotecs broad iPSC platform Censo will provide its…


Jun 2017

Canada’s Veterans Transition Network Helping Ukrainian Charity Develop Mental-Health Programs for Former Troops in Strife-Torn European Nation

VANCOUVER British Columbia June GLOBE NEWSWIRE Veterans Transition Network VTN a vitally important charity relied on by many former Canadian military servicemen and servicewomen for mental healthcare today announced that…

Events


Jul 2017


Jul 2017


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    Parenteral Preparations

    INTRODUCTION Parenteral preparations are defined as solutions suspensionsemulsions for injection or infusion powders for injection or infusion gels for injecti..

Knowledge Bank

  • Interviews

    Datwyler Pharma Packaging

    Senior Manager Global Scientific Affairs
    Renaud Janssen PhD is the Senior Manager of Global Scientific Affairs at Datwyler Pharma Packaging He frequently presents on international conferences on subjects related to elastomeric and aluminiumplastic closures for pharmaceutical applications Re..

  • Articles

    The European Lead Factory

    In drug discovery the search for new chemical equity to be developed into valuable preclinical and clinical candidates is very time and costintensive This is a particular difficulty for academics or small and medium enterprises SMEs who are likely to have limited resources Additionally small companies are often created around a single compound or…

  • Techno Trends

    Evotec and Eternygen to Develop Novel Metabolic Disease Therapy

    Evotec and Eternygen announced a drug discovery collaboration to develop novel metabolic disease therapy The two companies will develop novel small molecule inhibitors against an Eternygen target to treat metabolic disease using Evotecs technology platform and broad expertise in drug discovery and preclinical development Eternygen is working on the sodium coupled citrate transporter NaCT a novel target which is a…

Editorial Section

  • Strategy

    Failing Data Integrity Audit is not an Option

    The timetomarket of blooming Asian pharmaceutical companies especially from India and China are being slowed by the increasing concerns of global and local regulators over data integrity How can they meet regulators audit expectation on data integrity and provide assurance…

  • Clinical Trails

    Patient Recruitment

    To address the challenges faced in patient recruitment and retention in clinical trials innovative technologies are being utilised in AsiaPacific as well as other regions to optimise the processes involved From patient matching to improving the consent process technology has…

  • Manufacturing

    Added Costs for Added Protections

    The Impact of Implementing Safety Features in Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labelling Serialization Unique Device Identification UDI and aggregation catalyse a paradigm shift for the entire industry and are already impacting the pharmaceutical supply chain In…

  • Expert Talk

    The Asian Healthcare Market

    The Asian market is growing rapidly and along with this expansion comes the issue of drug counterfeiting Bernd offers his insight into the key trends affecting this market and what regulatory authorities are expecting manufacturers…