View Cart (0 items)

Articles Tagged with ''pharmaceutical industry''

European biotechs back on venture capital radar

No Comments
Venture capital firms are once again warming to European biotechnology players, which attracted a significant portion of the venture capital invested globally in this sector during the second quarter.
Read More

Generic drug patent settlements cut costs for health systems, study finds

No Comments
The U.S. health system saved a total of $25.5 billion between 2005 and 2012 thanks to generic drugs being launched on the market before patent expirations as a result of patent settlements.
Read More

U.S. pharmaceutical companies granted easier access to EU market

No Comments
The United States is now considered a "listed country" by the European Commission, which means that U.S. companies don’t need an FDA export certificate before shipping certain pharmaceutical products to the European Union.
Read More

AstraZeneca to build new HQ, research center in Cambridge, UK

No Comments
AstraZeneca is investing about £330 million ($515.6 million) in its new building, which will host a global R&D center.
Read More

Bill passed to fight counterfeit drugs

No Comments
The United States has passed a bill intended to set up a national system for tracking pharmaceutical products through the supply chain to prevent counterfeit medicines from accessing the market.
Read More

FDA warns of counterfeit botox

No Comments
The U.S. FDA has warned in recent days that fraudulent versions of Allergan's drug Botox are being distributed here in the U.S. The agency called for healthcare practitioners and the general public to exercise caution when dealing with the drug.
Read More

Bayer to acquire birth control company for $1.1 billion

No Comments
Conceptus' flagship product is the Essure® procedure, a non-surgical permanent birth control method sold in the United States and other countries.
Read More

Compounding pharmacy issues recall over sterility doubts

No Comments
Florida-based Balanced Solutions Compounding Pharmacy has issued a voluntary recall of all lots of its sterile non-expired drug products sold nationwide following concerns that their sterility may be compromised.
Read More

Sun Pharma receives tentative approval for generic version of Januvia

No Comments
Indian pharmaceutical company Sun Pharma has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has tentatively approved the company's generic version of the successful anti-diabetes drug Januvia.
Read More

AstraZeneca's asthma treatment drug patent found invalid

No Comments
Drug manufacturer AstraZeneca has lost a legal battle in the United States after a court ruling that found its patent for a childhood asthma treatment invalid.
Read More