Pharma companies that aren't maximising their outsourcing potential
in clinical research may be wasting a world of opportunity.
OutsourcingPharma.com gives a brief run down of exactly what kinds
of services and providers are...
For pharma companies that are hesitant about outsourcing during the
drug discovery stage, a world of opportunity awaits.
OutsourcingPharma.com gives a brief run down of what kinds of
services are on offer, as well as a few potential...
The number of new drug submissions has halved since 1995, while at
the same time, pharma companies are spending three times as much
money on R&D - a hole this industry needs to dig itself out of,
Indian drug maker Shasun Chemicals & Drugs has agreed to buy
the customs synthesis business of French company Rhodia Pharma
Solutions, in a move to strengthen its global presence in active
pharmaceutical ingredient (API), custom...
Researchers have claimed that a new microchip could cut animal
testing in the pharmaceutical industry as well as speed up drug
development. By increasing the efficiency of preclinical testing of
new drugs the new chip is also set...
An official of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has admitted
that the regulatory agency was "the single greatest obstacle to
doing anything effective" regarding Vioxx, adding that the FDA
could have prevented the...
West Pharmaceutical Services, fresh from the disposal of its drug
delivery business, is to acquire Monarch Analytical Laboratories in
exchange for cash, assumed liabilities and shares totalling $5.6
A new type of antidepressant drug with a novel mechanism of action,
which acts on a new target, has entered Phase I clinical trials.
The drug could represent a new generation of psycho-active
compounds that are devoid of the problems...
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday issued a new
document that encourages drug and biologic developers to conduct
pharmacogenomic tests during drug development and clarifies how the
agency will evaluate the resulting...