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Pharmaceutical

The pharmaceutical industry develops, produces and markets drugs or pharmaceuticals licensed for sale as medications. Pharmaceutical companies make pharmaceutical preparations or finished drugs; biological products, such as serums, bulk chemicals and botanicals used in making finished drugs; and diagnostic substances such as pregnancy and blood glucose kits. Pharmaceutical processing encompasses the end-process formulations have to go through, including packaging, labeling, processing and formatting drugs into tablets, liquids and gels. Bio-pharma is a collection of technologies that capitalize on the attributes of cells, such as their manufacturing capabilities, and put, biological molecules, such as DNA and proteins, to work for us.

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FDA warns consumers to avoid fraudulent Ebola treatment products

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The agency said that it had seen and received consumer complaints about various products being offered online that are claimed to either prevent the Ebola virus or treat the infection.
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Sanofi, MannKind agree on $925 million deal for inhaled insulin therapy

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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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Alvogen acquires South Korea's Dream Pharma

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Pharmaceutical company Alvogen has agreed to purchase Dream Pharma, based in South Korea, for $187 million in cash.
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US pharmaceutical packaging products market valued at $22.1 billion

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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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FDA reveals details on generic drugs watchdog reorganization

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced details of its long-awaited reorganization of the Office of Generic Drugs (OGD).
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Mylan Buys Abbott's Non-U.S. Generic Drugs Portfolio

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The deal will cost an estimated $5.3 billion and involve more than 100 products in several key areas.
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Salix Pharmaceuticals to merge with Cosmo subsidiary

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U.S.-based Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. has announced plans to merge with a unit of Italian company Cosmo Pharmaceuticals, Cosmo Technologies Ltd.
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Omnicare to pay $124 million to settle fraud allegations

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Cincinnati-based Omnicare Inc. is to pay more than $124 million in a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice for allegedly offering financial incentives to healthcare facilities.
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US regulator to tighten scrutiny on potential drug delay deals

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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has announced plans to increase probes into pharmaceutical deals that potentially harm competition by delaying the launch of generic drugs on the market.
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Merck to take over hepatitis C drug maker

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American pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. is planning to buy Idenix Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Massachusetts-based company specializing in developing treatment for hepatitis C.
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