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Consort agrees to $372 million acquisition of Aesica

U.K.-based healthcare company Consort Medical plc announced on Tuesday an agreement to acquire Aesica Pharmaceuticals.
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Pfizer acquires InnoPharma

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. has completed its acquisition of InnoPharma Inc., the company announced on Thursday.
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New heart failure drug could cut deaths by 20%

Swiss pharmaceuticals group Novartis is planning to launch a new drug that has the potential to cut cardiovascular death and admissions to hospital by 20%.
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Global pharmaceutical sales projected to reach $1 trillion in 2014

The outlook for the pharmaceutical industry is bright, according to a new report that identifies a number of positive trends.
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GSK recalls batches of Eye-Mo solution

London-listed pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has launched a voluntary recall of several batches of its Eye-Mo Red Eyes Formula Ophthalmic Solution.
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Roche acquires InterMune for $8.3 billion in move to strengthen respiratory portfolio

Swiss pharmaceuticals group Roche revealed this week that it has agreed to acquire California-based biotechnology company InterMune Inc. in a deal worth $8.3 billion.
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Tighter restrictions to be placed on hydrocodone combination products

Medicines containing hydrocodone, a highly addictive painkiller, will be subject to more restrictions under new rules published by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this week.
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Sanofi, MannKind agree on $925 million deal for inhaled insulin therapy

Under the exclusive agreement with MannKind Corporation the two companies will collaborate on development and commercialization of Afrezza (insulin human) Inhalation Powder, a new rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy for adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
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US pharmaceutical packaging products market valued at $22.1 billion

U.S. demand for pharmaceutical packaging products is expected to increase slightly in the next few years as drug makers upgrade the barrier, security and functional properties of their packaging systems.
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‘Track and trace,’ printing and the drug supply-chain security act

Secure the pharmaceutical industry’s future with marking technologies that support regulatory compliance
Signed into law late in 2013, the primary objective of the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) is to better identify and trace — down to the package level — certain prescription drugs distributed in the U.S. T
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