The LyoFlux 200 is an innovative two line-of-sight tuneable diode laser absorption spectroscopy (TDLAS) based device for continuous monitoring of laboratory, pilot and production scale lyophilization cycles.
SAFC, a global company that supplies a multitude of services to the biopharm/pharmaceutical industry has recently opened a new Dry Powder Media (DPM ) manufacturing facility in Irvine, Scotland to complement their Lenexa, KS DPM facility. By doing so SAFC has shown their commitment to their customers and this growing segment of the pharmaceutical industry.
For the sixth consecutive year, Roche has been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as the Group Leader in sustainability within the pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and life sciences industry. This places Roche amongst the top 10 percent of companies across all surveyed industries.
From Apple's new smartwatch that tracks heartbeats to contact lenses that measure blood sugar — Silicon Valley is pouring billions into gadgets and apps designed to transform health care. But the tech giants that have famously disrupted so many industries are now facing their own unexpected disruption: regulation.
Oregon Parents credit cannabis oil with not only keeping their 4-year-old daughter alive as she battles deadly cancer, but with increasing her mobility, so she can attend school.
The CDC is tracking the disease that is currently affecting twelve states.
The award will support the continued advanced development of CLT-008, a first-in-class, allogeneic, cell-based therapy for the treatment of hematopoietic sub-syndrome of Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS).
Baxter International has announced that Baxalta Incorporated will be the name of the new, publicly traded biopharmaceutical company that is expected to launch in mid-2015.
Astellas Pharma and Medivation announced today that the FDA approved a new indication for the use of XTANDI (enzalutamide) capsules to treat patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).
A multimillionaire mom killed her autistic 8-year-old son by forcing a toxic cocktail of painkillers and other drugs down his throat with a syringe in a luxury Manhattan hotel room, a prosecutor said as her murder trial opened Wednesday.
The drug is approved for use by people who have a body mass index of 30 or higher, which is the level at which people are considered to be obese. It is also approved for use by people with a BMI of 27 or higher who also have a weight-related medical condition such as diabetes.
Haiti has received a large shipment of treatment packets to help it deal with an outbreak of the mosquito-borne virus known as chikungunya amid a rainy season expected to result in a surge of new cases in the country.
The Seattle-based foundation said the money will go to the United Nations, the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and international organizations involved in fighting transmission of the virus.
A new study suggests that doctors in many hospitals are unnecessarily prescribing multiple antibiotics for several days when just one would do the job. Health officials say overuse of antibiotics is helping to breed dangerous bacteria that are increasingly resistant to treatment.