Tag: drug manufacturing

Biotech, Industry

Bora Pharmaceuticals Adds Roller Compaction Capabilities

April 9, 2021

Via: Contract Pharma

Bora Pharmaceutical Laboratories, a division of Bora Pharmaceuticals, has added roller compaction technology to its solid dose capability offerings at its Zhunan, Taiwan contract manufacturing and packaging facility. The Zhunan facility manufacturers complex oral solid dose (OSD) formulations with expertise […]

Manufacturing, News, Research and Development

Pharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Market | Exclusive Report on the Latest Trends and Market Revenues

April 8, 2021

Via: BioSpace

The rising popularity of outsourcing implementations across the healthcare industry due to the benefits such as affordability and less-time consumption will serve as a vital growth prospect for the pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing market during the forecast period of […]

Biotech, Industry, Manufacturing, News, Research and Development, Vaccines

Emergent BioSolutions On Track with Respect to COVID-19 Contractual Commitments

April 5, 2021

Via: BioSpace

Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (NYSE:EBS) today announced that the Company continues to be on track with its manufacturing agreements related to COVID-19 vaccines and confirmed that there are no changes to its financial guidance for 2021. In addition, the Company received […]

FDA, Regulations

FDA advisers reassert case against approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug

March 31, 2021

Via: Biopharma Dive

One of the most important decisions in the history of the Food and Drug Administration is quickly approaching. By early June, the agency should have a verdict on whether to approve aducanumab, a potentially first-of-its-kind treatment for Alzheimer’s disease that […]

Industry, Manufacturing, Research and Development, Vaccines

Increase in vaccine manufacturing capacity and supply for COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca, BioNTech/Pfizer and Moderna

March 29, 2021

Via: World Pharma News

EMA’s human medicines committee (CHMP) has adopted several important recommendations that will increase manufacturing capacity and supply of COVID-19 vaccines in the EU. New manufacturing site for AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine A new manufacturing site has been approved for the production […]


Decades-Old Leprosy Drug Inhibits Coronaviruses, May Treat COVID-19

March 17, 2021

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

With treatments for COVID-19 lacking, researchers are homing in on drugs that are already FDA approved to search for candidates that may inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication. This method, known as repurposing, has found that clofazimine, an anti-leprosy drug, exhibits potent antiviral […]

Manufacturing, Research and Development

Researchers Engineer E. coli for Animal-Free Drug Manufacturing

March 3, 2021

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

Chondroitin sulfate is an important structural component of cartilage and is naturally found in connective tissues in the human body and in animal cartilage. It is part of a protein molecule that helps give cartilage its elastic properties and is […]

Industry, Vaccines

Genetic Vaccine Platforms Demonstrate Their Potential

March 2, 2021

Via: Biopharm International

For a vaccine to be effective, the components of the disease of interest that provide protection from disease (an antigen) must be incorporated or present in the candidate and induce a strong and appropriate immune response in the vaccine. Viral […]

Industry, Pharma

Lyophilization Services for Biopharmaceuticals Market Review Report with Future Aspect Analysis

February 25, 2021

Via: BioSpace

Lyophilization has been popularly employed by the pharmaceuticals industry in parenteral product development. The process has the potential to improve the shelf-life, increase the efficacy of formulations, especially complex injectables, and to make them easier to store and transport. Biopharmaceutical […]

Clinical Trials, Manufacturing, Research and Development

Testing Immunotherapy Drugs for Breast Cancer On-a-Chip

February 3, 2021

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

Researchers from the Los Angeles-based Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Innovation (TIBI) say they have successfully designed a method for rapid testing large numbers of potential immunotherapy drugs against live tumor cells for accurate and easily analyzable data. They began by […]

Clinical Trials, Research and Development

Disease Cancelling Technology Emulates Sound Cancelling Technology to Mute Cancer

February 3, 2021

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

Immuneering prefers the hum of purposeful activity to mere noise. That helps explain why the company develops drugs to dampen the cacophony of cell signalling known as cancer. To identify drug candidates, Immuneering uses its own Disease Cancelling Technology. Characteristically, […]


Clash Over FDA’s Top Lawyer Appointees Causes Further Discord Between Agency and HHS

January 12, 2021

Via: BioSpace

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is experiencing abrupt and noticeable personnel changes as it continues to clash with the Health and Human Services (HHS), the department that oversees the agency and its operations. As reported in POLITCO, the […]