Canadian contract manufacturing organisation PharmEng International, which has been hit by dwindling cash reserves in recent months, got a boost last week when its subsidiary Keata Pharma was awarded a C$3m research grant.
Pharmaceutical Product Development of the US is expecting to post a 12 per cent hike in revenues in 2009, helped by the recent opening of offices in Ireland and Singapore and new deals with Merck & Co.
Since its inauguration last year, IPEC China has been working to improve the quality of excipient manufacturing in the country. in-PharmaTechnologist spoke with organisation president Nevin Cheng about the steps the body has taken so far and what it will...
The FDA has established its first permanent presence in Latin America by opening an office in Costa Rica as part of “Beyond Our Borders Initiative”, which has also seen the agency set up three sites in China.
AstraZeneca has signed a five year deal with Infosys Technologies for “end-to-end” application maintenance services in areas such as manufacturing, supply chain, finance, human resources and other corporate functions.
US Congressman Joe Courtney (Democrat, Connecticut) has called for an investigation of current visa laws that he says may have allowed global drugs giant Pfizer to “outsource” R&D positions at its facilities in the state.