28-Aug-2015 - A drugmaker trialling an autoimmune disease treatment in the UK has become the first cleared to use electronic informed consent by the National Health Service (NHS).
26-Aug-2015 - Pharma firms developing inhalable drugs often fail to test that their formulations are compatible with their intended delivery devices early enough according to the Intertek team behind research stressing the...
26-Aug-2015 - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has filed a complaint against antibody supplier Santa Cruz Biotechnology for its allegedly poor treatment of animals.
26-Aug-2015 - Merck Millipore says it has closed the Bangalore plant which produced its GeNei brand of biologics manufacturing and R&D supplies.
24-Aug-2015 - Google has announced plans to launch its life sciences team as a standalone unit under its new Alphabet structure.
21-Aug-2015 - Eurofins has been contracted to streamline donor serology testing by the US National Kidney Registry (NKR).
19-Aug-2015 - Hemispherx Biopharma has signed extended US distribution agreements as part of efforts to relaunch Alferon N Injection, a genital wart treatment it pulled in 2008 after production costs soared.
13-Aug-2015 - The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is working on a pilot project investigating the feasibility of inspecting pharmacovigilance contract service providers as it’s becoming increasingly common for...
12-Aug-2015 - BioClinica is looking to target its new offering to the CROs and sponsors who have yet to adopt a cloud-based solution for the management and delivery of clinical trials.
31-Jul-2015 - Genomics services company Cellecta is offering gene-editing tool CRISPR to researchers wanting to “knock out” human gene functions.
30-Jul-2015 - A shipment of drugs stolen while a truck driver went home to change his clothes were recovered in half an hour thanks to a GPS tracking device embedded in the...
28-Jul-2015 - A surge of demand in biologics contract testing and biosimilar characterization has caused BioOutsource to double its capacity with the opening of a new facility in Glasgow, Scotland.
27-Jul-2015 - DNA sequencing firm Source BioScience will bolster its stability testing and storage services through a proposed acquisition of Select Pharma Laboratories.
24-Jul-2015 - AmerisourceBergen has reported a good third quarter driven by an acquisition and a JV, but says stunted generic prices will slow income in 2016.
23-Jul-2015 - The first part of a Europe-wide database intended to help identify fake drugs is operational after being linked to Germany’s securPharm system.
23-Jul-2015 - Increasing pharma R&D spending is helping grow revenues for Medidata, which has boosted its cloud-based clinical technology through a partnership with Validic.
22-Jul-2015 - Companies that recommission old single-use devices would have the same liability as the original device maker under draft guidelines proposed by the MHRA.
21-Jul-2015 - Thermo Fisher Scientific has developed new software via a partnership with the Special Bacteriology Reference Laboratory at the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) that helps public health labs...
20-Jul-2015 - NASA has used a remote control plane and a fleet of drones to deliver drugs in an approach that could help pharma firms get medicines to patients in hard to...
15-Jul-2015 - The founder of a phony pharma company which made $12m importing fake chemo drugs to the US has been banned for life by the US FDA from working with any...
14-Jul-2015 - DNA-based diagnostics company Cancer Genetics has partnered with the lab services group of CRO Icon to provide clients with new offerings, including oncology-focused genomic testing, central lab analysis, project and data...
13-Jul-2015 - Singapore regulators have inspected a trial packaging site set up by Almac last month to support growing global demand for services in the region.