Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Pharma News

  • Arena CEO: Our drug curbs hunger, obesity

    Pharma |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Dec, 2012

    Arena Pharmaceuticals, a US-based biopharmaceutical company focused at discovering, developing and commercializing novel drugs for weight management, cardiovascular disease, inflammation an...Read more

  • J&J to setup innovation center in Boston

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: Johnson & Johnson (J&J) will open the J&J innovation center in Boston, US, which will be the third of four regional hubs that are being setup in the world's leading l...Read more

  • CPhl-Pharma Outsourcing Event to be held in Korea

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: CPhI Korea 2014, a new content-led exhibition will begin in Seoul Korea, from September 2, 2014. The two day event includes various conferences, exhibitions, networking events an...Read more

  • Minister: HIV in India down by 56%

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Aug, 2012

    New Delhi: During the last decade in India, HIV infections have declined by 56 percent from 2.7 lakh in 2000 to 1.2 lakh in 2009. This was stated by Mr Ghulam Nabi Azad, minister, Health an...Read more

  • Cure for Osteogenesis now in China, Hong Kong

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Italian based Abiogen Pharma signed an agreement with Lee's Pharmaceutical Holdings of Hong Kong, securing license for distribution and supply of neridronic acid in mainland Chin...Read more

  • Winteam acquires Tongjitang for $431 mn

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Winteam Pharmaceutical Group has made an announcement confirming its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Tongjitang Chinese Medicines for $431.27 million (2.64 bill...Read more

  • Baxter's RIXUBIS gets US FDA nod

    Pharma |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Baxter International has announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has approved RIXUBIS [Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant)] for routine prophylacti...Read more

  • Chinese and big pharma to meet in Suzhou

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2012

    Singapore: The international biotech and pharma community will converge on Suzhou, China, for the ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2012, held at the Kempinski Hotel Suzhou, May 23-24. Co-organizer...Read more

  • GSK China scandal: New exposé, more murk

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: In what has been dubbed as the biggest corruption scandal to implicate a foreign company in China, the GlaxoSmithKline case has now come out in the open again. The company is sa...Read more

  • Mylan gets FDA nod for Thiamine Hydrochloride Injection

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Mylan Institutional business has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Mylan's abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for preservative-free...Read more

  • Otsuka, Lundbeck files NDA for schizophrenia drug

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Japanese firm Otsuka Pharmaceutical and global firm H Lundbeck have submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for brexpiprazo...Read more

  • Sanofi, Bristol-Myers Squibb to restructuring alliance agreement

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: Sanofi and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company have restructured their long-term alliance following the loss of exclusivity of Plavix and Avapro/Avalide in many major markets. Under th...Read more

  • Taiho seeks Japanese nod for oral cancer agent

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Taiho Pharmaceutical submitted an application for approval of the manufacture and marketing of the novel oral nucleoside antitumor agent TAS-102 (combination of trifluorothymidin...Read more

  • FDA approves Boehringer's lung cancer drug Gilotrif

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: US FDA has approved Boehringer Ingelheim' Gilotrif (afatinib) tablets for oral use, as a new first-line (initial) treatment for patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cance...Read more

  • Big pharma to drive R&D innovation with $4.4 bn

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: The European Commission (EC) and other leading pharma giants have come together to invest $4.4 billion into programs that would be focused on innovation in the health sector over...Read more

  • Cadila chairman Indravadan Modi passes away

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Nov, 2012

    Bangalore: Veteran industrialist and one of pioneers of Indian pharmaceuticals industry Mr Indravadan Modi, the chairman of Cadila Pharmaceuticals and group companies, passed away on Novemb...Read more

  • NIH study: Diabetes drug Metformin extends life

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Long-term treatment with the type 2 diabetes drug metformin improves health and longevity of male mice when started at middle age, reports an international team of scientists led...Read more

  • Bayer Russia to hire 800 staff, increase sales to $1.73 bn

    Pharma |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Bayer is going to expand its operations in Russia by adding more than 800 staff over the next four years to fuel sales in the country. The firm expects sales of its products in R...Read more



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