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Smart Butterfly Valve Features A Compact Maintenance-Free Actuator

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

The T-smart butterfly valve series features a compact maintenance-free actuator with reversible operation

Airless Dispensers Offer Precise And Repeatable Dosing

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Airless dispensers for cosmetic, personal care and pharmaceutical creams, gels, lotions, pastes, ointments and other high viscosity emulsions feature a patented double valve system that protects products from air and delivers precise and repeatable dosing of topical applications.

Centrifugal Sifter Features An Oversized Door For Quick Access

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Kek Centrifugal Sifter features an oversized hinged door for quick access to the sifting screen and cantilevered Shaft. The fully cantilevered shaft eliminates the oversize end bearings and seals, allowing for tool free maintenance.


Cleanroom Paper Is Polymer Saturated To Reduce Free Particles

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Munising LP® Clean Room Paper is designed specifically for the clean room environment. Munising LP® is polymer-saturated to reduce free particles and particle releasing tears.

Sanitary Cable Management Solutions Are Corrosion Resistant And Easy To Clean

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Company offers a wide variety of products including stainless steel conduit in a variety of

Regulators Available In Various Materials Up To 4" In Size

May 12, 2009 10:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Frank Series Regulators sare designed for company's Purad PVDF piping system

Discovery Labs and FDA to Meet On June 2, 2009 to Discuss SURFAXIN Complete Response Letter

May 12, 2009 5:08 am | News | Comments

Discovery Laboratories, Inc. has received written notification from the FDA that an end-of-review meeting has been scheduled for June 2, 2009 at the FDA offices in Rockville, Maryland.


FDA Investigating Delaware Heparin Deaths

May 12, 2009 5:01 am | News | Comments

RANDALL CHASE Associated Press Writer DOVER, Del. (AP) — The FDA said Monday that it is investigating the deaths of two Delaware hospital patients who were given the blood thinner heparin.


Obama Praises Health Industry's Vow to Cut Costs

May 12, 2009 4:54 am | News | Comments

ERICA WERNER Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Barack Obama praised the health care industry's promise to cut $2 trillion in costs over 10 years Monday, taking a sharply different course than President Bill Clinton did 16 years ago in an opening bid to overhaul the U.S. health system.


Struggling Epix Pharma Exploring Strategic Alternatives

May 12, 2009 4:49 am | News | Comments

LEXINGTON, Mass. (AP) — A struggling Massachusetts biotechnology firm says it's exploring a number of strategic options, including a possible sale or a merger. Epix Pharmaceuticals Inc. said Monday without an infusion of cash it might not be able to fund operations beyond August.


Sanofi-Aventis Picks Up U.S. Rights to Oral Fludarabine From Antisoma for $65 million

May 12, 2009 4:45 am | News | Comments

Antisoma plc has sold the US rights to oral fludarabine, its FDA-approved treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), to sanofi-aventis U.S. in exchange for an immediate cash payment of USD 60 million (approximately GBP 40 million) and further payments totalling USD 5 million.


Roche Donates Over 5M Packs of Anti-Viral to WHO

May 12, 2009 4:40 am | News | Comments

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Roche Holding AG said Tuesday it is donating 5.65 million packets of Tamiflu, one of two anti-viral drugs known to be effective against swine flu, to the World Health Organization.


Sanofi-Aventis Builds Dengue Fever Vaccine Plant

May 12, 2009 4:34 am | News | Comments

GREG KELLER AP Business Writer NEUVILLE-SUR-SAONE, France (AP) — Sanofi-Aventis SA began work Tuesday on a €350 million ($477 million) plant that is to be devoted to production of the world's first vaccine against dengue fever, a public health threat for some two-fifths of the worlds population.


GSK Extends Strategic Collaboration with Aspen

May 12, 2009 4:30 am | News | Comments

GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to extend its strategic relationship with AspenPharmacare Holdings Limited (Aspen) and to acquire a 16% shareholding in theSouth African based pharmaceuticals company.


Security and RFID's Place in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

May 11, 2009 10:13 am | Articles | Comments

At INTERPHEX, in March 2009, an expert panel convened to discuss the challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry in meeting the FDA's guidance regarding e-pedigree, and to address the larger global issues surrounding the implementation of RFID as part of a secure supply chain solution.



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