US court ruled in favour of Bayer the German drugs and chemicals maker, in a case in Dr Reddy's Laboratories had challenged the validity of two US patents for antibiotic Avelox.
Pfizer Inc announced that the company has signed a letter of intent for the development and commercialization with Taisho Pharmaceutical Co
Novartis is investing US$700 million to build a new large-scale biotechnology facility in Singapore
BioAlliance Pharma presents research results for a new cancer therapy agent at the 15th congress of the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy, Rotterdam, October 27-30.
The Centre has proposed to set up export processing zones for traditional Indian medicines in partnership with private entrepreneurs to boost overseas sales of ethnic herbs, which stood at Rs 900 crore in 2006-07.
Genzyme Corp. has launched it’s first commercially available cardiovascular product Cholestagel (colesevelam hydrochloride), in Europe.
India and China, share of emerging markets in the global pharmaceutical industry has more than doubled to $32 billion in 2006 from $15 billion in 2001 according to KPMG report
SCM Logistics Middle East 2007 – the region's definitive conference for supply chain professionals in the manufacturing industry to be held at the Shangri-la Hotel, Dubai on 29 and 30 October 2007.
Small scale manufacturers of non-exempt states is coming together to form a new association called SME Pharma Industries Confederation (SPIC)
Ranbaxy has launched its a nasal spray Osonase (Ciclesonide) aqueous in India used in the treatment of perennial and seasonal allergies
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals’s its South African arm has signed a 10-year marketing and distribution rights agreement with MeyerZall Laboratories that will help in expanding its topical dermatology portfolio.
The European Commission wants to create a new layer of intellectual property protections because it says existing structures such as WIPO are not flexible enough.
Biotechnology company Sanaria, Rockville, plans to open a new malaria vaccine plant that was funded partially by a $29.3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and $3.5 million in federal small business grants
Bioinformatics has made its place in the laboratory and R&D departments of every country, but US is leading the worldwide bioinformatics market finds out RNCOS in its recent research report
Spain-based Laboratorios Almirall has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of eight products from Shire for $213m (€151m)
Cipla Ltd has received tentative approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for granisetron hydrochloride tablets
Galapagos has signed a deal potentially worth hundreds of millions of euros with Johnson & Johnson unit Janssen Pharmaceutica
The US Food and Drug Administration has accepted Wyeth Pharmaceuticals’s supplemental new drug application for the treatment of patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP).
Capsugel, a division of Pfizer, is offering its Vcaps hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose (HPMC) capsules for use in dry powder inhalation products.
Bilcare, a pharma-packaging-to-clinical supplies manufacturing company, is positioning itself as a global provider of clinical research management services and expanding the footprint for the Cardiff facility to all of Europe.