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Corteva Elects Nayaki Nayyar to Board of Directors

USA: Appointment

Corteva Elects Nayaki Nayyar to Board of Directors

25/02/2020 - With Nayaki Nayyar’s appointment, Corteva will have 13 members in its Board of Directors. At present, Nayyar holds the position of President – Digital Service and Operations Management at BMC Software. read...

DSM to Takeover Glycom for 828 Million Dollars

The Netherlands: Early Life Nutrition

DSM to Takeover Glycom for 828 Million Dollars

24/02/2020 - With the acquisition of Glycom, the world's leading supplier of Human Milk Oligosaccharides, DSM aims to expand its portfolio and accelerate growth in Early Life Nutrition. The move will also enable the firm to create next generation HMOs via DSM’s strong R&D platform. read...

Fresenius Kabi and Vifor Pharma Create Joint Venture

China: Cooperation

Fresenius Kabi and Vifor Pharma Create Joint Venture

21/02/2020 - Fresenius Kabi and Vifor Pharma have formed a joint venture in China to provide patients access to vital blood management treatment. read...

Durable Stainless Steel Pneumatic Connections for Hygienic Applications

Connectors

Durable Stainless Steel Pneumatic Connections for Hygienic Applications

21/02/2020 - The connection of pneumatic control lines in brewery systems always requires the use of materials that are highly durable. Learn about stainless steel push-in connectors providing a lasting and reliable seal even in humid environments. The material also features good hygienic properties. read...

US FDA together with Government of India Stops 500 Shipments of Illicit Medicines

USA: Drug Inspection

US FDA together with Government of India Stops 500 Shipments of Illicit Medicines

19/02/2020 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s first bilateral enforcement operation with the Government of India resulted in ‘Operation Broadsword’ through which around 500 dangerous drugs and medical devices were stopped from reaching US customers. read...

Articles

Advantage for Coating Mini-Tablets in a Pan

Multiple Dosage Forms

Advantage for Coating Mini-Tablets in a Pan

05/02/2020 - The coating of directly compressed mini-tablets in a pan has not been extensively utilised; however this process shows advantages over the fluid bed. The following study investigates the possibility of manufacturing a sustained release multiple dosage form by coating in a solid wall pan mini-tablets produced by direct compression. read...

NEWS

Biomotiv and Bristol-Myers Squibb Launch New Biotech Company

USA: Strategic Partnership

Biomotiv and Bristol-Myers Squibb Launch New Biotech Company

Biomotiv and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced the launch of Anteros Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company focused on developing a new class of drugs for fibrotic and other inflammatory diseases. read...

Sandoz Completes Acquisition of Aspen’s Japanese Operations

Japan: Generics and Off-Patent Medicines

Sandoz Completes Acquisition of Aspen’s Japanese Operations

Sandoz announced the successful acquisition of Aspen’s Japanese operations and assets. The transaction is to reinforce the company's strategic focus on Japan, the world’s third largest market for generics and off-patent medicines. read...

Indian Pharma Industry to Grow at 10 – 13 % in 2020-21: Icra

India: Market Scenario

Indian Pharma Industry to Grow at 10 – 13 % in 2020-21: Icra

The rating agency Icra has revealed in its latest report that the Indian pharmaceutical industry is likely to experience growth in the backdrop of a strong demand in the domestic market along with a reduction in pricing pressure for the US market. read...