Manufacturing

The containment of highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients

Pharmaceutical production has deeply changed since the last two decades, and highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (HPAPIs) play now a increasing central role in...

The new FDA guidelines on Quality Metrics

The new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guideline “Submission of quality metrics data – Guidance for industry” was published at the end of November...

Glabal Report

Italian APIs producers have won the challenge

The trend has been inverted and Italy is again at the global top ranking as for manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients. The new challenges...

EU’s Annual Growth Survey for the European Semester 2017

The European Commission has published the new Annual Growth Survey 2017, which set up the beginning of the European Semester cycle for 2017. Priorities...

R&D

Company

Acquisition for Roche in e-health records management

The Swiss big pharma company Roche has acquired the 100% shares of Flatiron Health, a...

A new biotech facility for Ferring

Ferring Pharmaceuticals is going to invest approx. CHF 30 million to built its new Ferring...

Nestlè Health Science and the Therapeutic nutrition. The new frontier is opening for better outcomes

Borned in 2011 on the basis of the previous division of HealthCare Nutrition of the...

Merck expands its global biodevelopment capacity

World's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company Merck announced the expansion of its end-to-end biodevelopment centers,...

An agreement to test new first-in-class antimicrobial peptides

Swedish biotech companies Symcel and Colzyx entered a new partnership agreement in order to test...

Customized inspection machines for a wide range of containers

Designing and manufacturing machines for particles inspection and identifying solutions to detect leakage from pharmaceutical...