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January 28, 2009
Helsinn (Lugano Switzerland), a pharmaceuticals developer and manufacturer, has disclosed during the Informex expo running this week in San Francisco that it has acquired Sapphire...
January 28, 2009
One major chemical company is well into discussions to sell “the crown jewels” of its fine chemicals business....
January 23, 2009
The U.S. FDA has launched a voluntary pilot program to help promote the safety of drugs and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) produced outside the U.S. The agency plans to...
January 23, 2009
Biotechnology firm Xoma (Berkeley, CA) says it will cut 144 jobs, about 42% of its workforce, due to challenging market conditions. Most of the cuts will be in manufacturing, Xoma...
January 8, 2009
BASF and Monsanto jointly have announced that they are “a major step closer” to introducing the world’s first drought-tolerant corn variety to the market. The...
December 19, 2008
Hovione (Loures, Portugal) says it has agreed to buy Pfizer’s multipurpose active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) plant at Loughbeg, Ireland. The deal is scheduled to be...
December 19, 2008
Sigma-Aldrich Fine Chemicals’ (SAFC) incoming president Gilles Cottier tells CW that he is “cautiously optimistic” about the company’s prospects during the next...
December 19, 2008
Andrew von Eschenbach, U.S. FDA commissioner, says in an internal memo to his staff that he will resign from the organization on January 20, 2009, according to press reports...
December 19, 2008
Contract fine chemical and pharmaceutical producer Helsinn (Lugano, Switzerland) says the Irish Medicines Board, a regulatory body, has granted Helsinn’s Birex Pharmaceuticals...
December 12, 2008
Evonik says the recent sale of its Seal Sands, U.K. fine chemical facility and the planned introduction in the next few weeks of a pharmaceutical ingredient facility at Nanning, China...
December 12, 2008
Research chemists from the University of Bristol (Bristol, U.K.) and other research institutes, led by Jake L. Stymiest, say they have developed a two-step process for converting...
December 12, 2008
BASF says it has opened a laboratory for pharmaceutical excipients and active pharma ingredients (API) at Mumbai. The new laboratory is integrated into BASF India’s existing...
December 12, 2008
The European Fine Chemicals Group (EFCG; Brussels), an industry group, says it is “deeply concerned” about the continued publication delay of the European...
December 12, 2008
Contract pharmaceutical ingredients manufacturer and pharmaceutical developer Cerep (Paris) says it has signed a drug license agreement with Sanofi-Aventis. The agreement relates to a...
December 11, 2008
Privately owned pharmaceutical ingredients manufacturer Hovione (Loures, Portugal) says it has agreed to buy Pfizer’s multipurpose active pharma ingredients (API) plant at...
December 5, 2008
The U.S. FDA has opened offices in the Chinese cities of Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shanghai, in a move aimed at improving the safety and quality standards of pharmaceutical products made...
December 5, 2008
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (Mumbai) says it has acquired active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) manufacturer Chattem Chemicals (Chattanooga, TN). Financial terms of the deal were...
December 5, 2008
AstraZeneca says it will cut a total of 1,400 jobs and permanently close plants at Destelbergen, Belgium; Porrino, Spain; and Umea, Sweden by 2013. Some of the job cuts will be at its...
November 24, 2008
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) says it plans to close its manufacturing facility at Dartford, U.K., by 2013 and transfer production either to contract manufacturing companies or to other GSK...
November 24, 2008
Merck Serono, a unit of Merck KGaA, says it will invest about €300 million ($390 million) to expand production of cetuximab at its Merck Serono Biotech Center (MSBC) at...
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