A lawyer for two drug companies told the Arkansas Supreme Court that the state improperly relied on federal regulations in a lawsuit that resulted in a $1.2 billion award over the companies' marketing of an antipsychotics drug.
Andrew Sandford joins Catalent as Vice President Business Development, Biologics, and will focus on growth of the company’s existing biologics offerings and, Dr. Jennifer Mitcham jas been appointed Director, Business Development for Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADC), Biologics.
Advancements in Track-and-Trace Capabilities Help Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Combat Counterfeiters.
Shares of Mylan Inc. jumped in premarket trading Thursday as the generic drugmaker reported an 11 percent increase in its fourth-quarter earnings, topping expectations despite a rise in expenses.
In the past I have railed against misinformation on the web and those who use this misinformation to support their beliefs. In particular I have spoken at length about the misinformation concerning vaccinations – that there has been no credible evidence – ever – that vaccination cause any type of permanent maladies or side effects. And yet – people still think vaccines are evil and should be avoided.
Republican lawmakers blasted the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday for secretly monitoring the emails of agency scientists who went public with allegations that they were pressured to approve certain medical devices.
People who take Januvia, Byetta or certain other widely prescribed medicines for diabetes can breathe a little easier — U.S. and European regulators have found no compelling evidence of a link between these drugs and pancreas problems or pancreatic cancer.
Several U.S. senators are co-sponsoring a bill that would curb electronic cigarette marketing while the fast-growing industry awaits federal regulation. The bill introduced Wednesday by California Sen. Barbara Boxer, Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin and others would ban marketing to children based on standards set by the Federal Trade Commission.
Moody's Investors Service upgraded Biogen Idec's credit rating on Wednesday, saying the biotech drugmaker should continue to report strong sales of its multiple sclerosis drugs.
Endo Health Solutions Inc. has announced that, at the shareholder meeting held today, proposals related to Endo's proposed acquisition of Paladin Labs Inc. were approved by Endo's shareholders.
Two Oklahoma death row inmates scheduled to be executed next month sued state corrections officials Wednesday for details about the drugs that will be used to execute them, including their source. Under state law, no one may disclose who provides Oklahoma with the three drugs it uses to execute condemned prisoners. Lawyers for Charles Warner and Clayton Lockett fear the men could suffer severe pain if Oklahoma is allowed to keep secrets.
The new Smart VacPrep is an advanced, high-throughput sample preparation system with six independently controlled ports.
The new CleanRTP is easier to operate and clean than other rapid transfer ports and is customizable through a range of options.
In this video TJ Woody, IPS' Associate Director of Cleaning and Processing Validation, discusses the move to risk management in the handling of products within a manufacturing facility. Specifically, he dsicusses the revisions to the Eudralex’s EU Guidelines for Good Manufacturing Practices for Medicinal Products for Human and Veterinary Use, Volume 4 .
In the biotechnology and pharmaceutical processing industries, maintaining diaphragm valves is considered the primary bottleneck of the maintenance process. A typical diaphragm change-out can easily take a full week of plant downtime, resulting in significant hours of lost production time.