In The Spotlight
Beactica AB, the Swedish drug discovery company announced a new research collaboration with Uppsala University and the Drug Discovery and Development Platform at SciLifeLab to study the effects on brain cancer stem cells of specific small molecules under development by Beactica.
Amgen announced that The Lancet published results from a Phase 3 randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of Nplate in children with symptomatic immune thrombocytopenia.
Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc announced that Health Canada approved KevzaraTM (sarilumab), an interleukin-6 (IL-6) receptor antibody.
Recipharm, the contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO), has opened a newly built GMP suite for clinical trial material (CTM) manufacture at its facility in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA.
Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced preliminary results from the expanded stage of its phase I study, EBOV-001. The expanded study examined different regimens of its Ebola DNA vaccine INO-4201 using intradermal (skin) administration.
LEO Pharma today announced positive results from a Phase 2b dose-ranging efficacy and safety study of tralokinumab in adult patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (AD), a serious and chronic form of eczema.
Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB), a leading international supplier to the biopharmaceutical industry announced an agreement with Nova Biomedical (Nova), a well-known US manufacturer of cell culture analyzers, to integrate their BioProfile® FLEX2 into the ambr® multi-parallel bioreactor systems for automated, at-line cell culture analytics.
Johnson Matthey, a global specialty chemicals company and provider of advanced process technologies, and Rennovia Inc., a privately held company that develops novel catalysts and processes for the cost advantaged production of chemical products from renewable feedstocks.
Aldevron, a leading biotechnology contract manufacturing and development organization, is now using a 30-liter single-use fermentation system for manufacturing nucleic acids and proteins.
Sharp Clinical Services (Sharp), part of UDG Healthcare plc , has announced a £9 million investment to fund a new multiple-phase pharmaceutical manufacturing, packaging and distribution facility in Wales.
Life science researchers working across many applications can now benefit from the first-ever web-based pipetting application, developed to enable seamless connectivity with electronic pipettes for optimized performance and safe, efficient and rapid sharing of protocols.
Mettler-Toledo, a market leader in product inspection technology, will present a comprehensive range of solutions and upgradesat interpack 2017 (www.mt.com/interpack17) for both the food and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as providing a wealth of technical knowledge via its experts at the stand.