Issue 28
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Sep 2017

Arcus Biosciences Announces Option and License Agreement with Taiho Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.

Arcus Biosciences a USbased biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of innovative cancer immunotherapies announced today that it has entered into an option and license agreement with Taiho Pharmaceutical Co Ltd for the potential development and commercialization of product candidates in Arcuss portfolio…


Sep 2017

Absorption Systems Embarks on Research Collaboration with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Absorption Systems a global leader in translational medicine and pharmacokinetic testing of drugs announces a formal Research Collaboration Agreement RCA with the US Food and Drug Administration FDA The goals are to improve the FDAs ability to predict canine oral drug product absorption characteristics and…


Sep 2017

Eurofins to expand its presence in North America with the acquisition of EAG Laboratories

Eurofins Scientific a global leader in bioanalytical testing announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire EAG Laboratories EAG a leading global scientific services company providing analytical testing and consulting solutions to a diverse and demanding set of end markets from Odyssey Investment Partners…

press releases


Sep 2017

Aplagon Partners with Cadila Pharmaceuticals to Develop and Commercialize APAC First-in-Class Antithrombotics for the Prevention of Blood Vessel Occlusions Related to Vascular Interventions

Aplagon Oy and Cadila Pharmaceuticals Sweden AB today announced a development and commercialization agreement for Aplagons lead APAC product APACs are proprietary locally acting potent antithrombotic products which target blood…


Sep 2017

AgeneBio Receives NIH Grant to Initiate Phase 3 HOPE4MCI Trial to Treat MCI Due to Alzheimer's Disease

AgeneBio a pharmaceutical company developing innovative therapeutics for unserved patients battling neurodegeneration today announced it has been awarded a grant from the National Institute on Aging NIA of the National…


Sep 2017

PAREXEL International Receives Shareholder Approval for Proposed Acquisition by Pamplona Capital Management

PAREXEL International Corporation a leading global biopharmaceutical services company announced today that its shareholders at a special meeting held on September in Boston Massachusetts approved the previously announced proposed acquisition…

Events


Sep 2017

World ADC San Diego 2017

Hanson Wade
Sheraton San Diego Marina


Sep 2017

Analytica Anacon India & India Lab Expo 2017

MMI India Pvt. Ltd.
Hitex, Hyderabad


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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

    Marine Biomaterials for Drug Delivery Applications

    Introduction Marine ecosystem is the largest ecosystem on the planet It is estimated that million different kind of species are present in marine environment though per cent of them are still await description Marine species are classified into six kingdoms bacteria protozoans chromists fungi plats and animals Marine species are very uniquely produced from…

  • Techno Trends

    New Method for Residual Solvent Characterization by GC-VUV

    A new method has been announced by VUV Analytics for residual solvent testing in pharmaceutical products and excipients that significantly reduces analysis time while improving testing throughput It allows the combination of various sample types into a single test The gas chromatography Vacuum Ultraviolet GCVUV spectroscopy method reduces the GC separation time recommended by the Unites States Pharmacopeia USP Method…

Editorial Section

  • Strategy

    China Biopharma

    China today according to our recent studies is actively growing its domestic industry not only to support its huge domestic demand for high quality therapeutics but also to develop an export market capability The industry is making progress with substantial…

  • Clinical Trials

    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

    Continuous Manufacturing

    The urgent need to dramatically improve efficiency and productivity within the pharmaceutical manufacturing sector is in the state of flux With the US FDAs push for moving the pharmaceutical industry into st century reality of…

  • 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…