Recent Press Releases

Successful FDA inspection at Hovione

Successful FDA inspection at Hovione Loures, Portugal, December 17th, 2014 – Hovione today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) performed a Pre-Approval Inspection to its...

Cell Therapy Catapult to create cutting-edge global manufacturing site in Stevenage

Cell Therapy Catapult to create cutting-edge global manufacturing site in Stevenage 16 Dec 2014 -The Cell Therapy Catapult, which is focused on the development of the UK cell therapy industry to...

Baxter Voluntarily Initiates U.S. Recall of Two Lots of Sodium Chloride Injection, USP Due to the Presence of Particulate Matter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 11, 2014 – DEERFIELD, Ill. – Baxter International Inc. announced today it voluntarily initiated a recall in the United States of two lots of 0.9%...

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results and Recent Developments

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results and Recent Developments SUNRISE Phase III Lung Cancer Trial for Peregrine's Lead Immuno-Oncology Candidate...

Avid Bioservices Announces Expansion of cGMP Manufacturing Capacity

Avid Bioservices Announces Expansion of cGMP Manufacturing Capacity State-of-the-Art Facility Design Using Modular Clean Rooms and Fully-Disposable Technologies Provide Flexibility to Meet Growing...

Merial acquires Merck manufacturing facility in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico

Paris, France - December 4, 2014 - Sanofi today announced that Merial, its animal health company, is acquiring the Merck manufacturing facility in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. The proposed transaction...

PlantForm awarded federal government contract for production of anti-nerve-agent enzyme

PlantForm awarded federal government contract for production of anti-nerve-agent enzyme GUELPH, Ont., Dec. 10, 2014—PlantForm Corporation has been awarded a contract with the Government of...

ROMARK LABORATORIES TO PLANT ITS FLAG IN PUERTO RICO

ROMARK LABORATORIES TO PLANT ITS FLAG IN PUERTO RICO Manatí, PR – Dec. 5, 2014 - The Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company (PRIDCO) and Puerto Rico governor Alejandro García...

Circassia Announces Top-Line Results from Ragweed Allergy Treatment Phase IIb Chamber Study

Circassia Announces Top-Line Results from Ragweed Allergy Treatment Phase IIb Chamber Study Oxford, UK - 8 December 2014: Circassia Pharmaceuticals plc ("Circassia" or "the...

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces Grand Opening of U.S. Operations Center

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces Grand Opening of U.S. Operations Center New facility underscores long-term commitment to the U.S. and to New Jersey Parsippany, NJ, USA, 4 December 2014 –...

Southern Biologics Network Established to Create Biologics Faster and Less Expensively

Southern Biologics Network Established to Create Biologics Faster and Less Expensively Birmingham, Baton Rouge, Raleigh and Research Triangle Park — Five biopharmaceutical research...

EISAI OPENS NEW PACKAGING FACILITY AT HATFIELD PRODUCTION PLANT IN U.K.

Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that construction of a new packaging facility (below, "New Facility") has been completed at its Hatfield,...

EISAI OPENS NEW PARENTERAL FACILITY IN CHINA

Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that construction of a new production facility has been completed in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China. Historically, Eisai has...

Merck Commissions Biomass Energy Plant in India

• Co-generation unit promotes climate protection and energy efficiency Darmstadt, Germany, November 25, 2014 – Merck, a leading company for innovative and top-quality high-tech...

ABBVIE ACQUIRES MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN SINGAPORE; FURTHER EXPANDS CAPABILITIES IN ASIA

ABBVIE ACQUIRES MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN SINGAPORE; FURTHER EXPANDS CAPABILITIES IN ASIA NORTH CHICAGO, Illinois, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) has acquired a small molecule...

AstraZeneca Announces Plans to Expand its Frederick, Maryland Biologics Manufacturing Center

AstraZeneca Announces Plans to Expand its Frederick, Maryland Biologics Manufacturing Center $200+ Million Investment to Support Company's Maturing Biologics Pipeline FREDERICK, Md.--(BUSINESS...

Amgen Opens Next-generation Biomanufacturing Facility in Singapore

Amgen Opens Next-generation Biomanufacturing Facility in Singapore SINGAPORE, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (AMGN) has completed construction of its first Next-Generation Biomanufacturing...

Global Leader in Contract Manufacturing Completes Major Rebranding Campaign

Global Leader in Contract Manufacturing Completes Major Rebranding Campaign Pharma Tech Industries Unveils Company-wide Marketing Refresh Athens, GA – Pharma Tech Industries (PTI), the...

Recipharm acquires Lusomedicamenta for SEK 1 billion

Recipharm acquires Lusomedicamenta for SEK 1 billion The Pharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation, Recipharm AB (publ) has acquired Lisbon based CDMO Lusomedicameta...

The Spanish Pharmaceutical Group Exeltis Acquires 100% of the Turkish Company Embil

THE SPANISH PHARMACEUTICAL GROUP EXELTIS ACQUIRES 100% OF THE TURKISH COMPANY EMBIL The deal sets the entry of the Spanish company into the Turkish market and is part of its strategic objective of...