Supplier News: Axplora, MilliporeSigma, Cytiva & More
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The latest from CDMOs, CMOs, and suppliers featuring MilliporeSigma, Cytiva, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, Kindeva Drug Delivery, Meridian Medical Technologies, WuXi Vaccines and Axplora. Chemicals/Chemical API Manufacturing* Novasep-PharmaZell Renamed as AxploraBiologics…

Mfg News: GSK, Pfizer, BioNTech, Novartis & Lupin
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A roundup of manufacturing news from GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, BioNTech, Novartis, and Lupin. Highlights below. * GSK Opens $33-M High-Potency Mfg Facility* Pfizer To Divest Sterile Injectable Mfg Facility to Bridgewest Group*…

Global Briefs: Sanofi, AstraZeneca & More
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A roundup of news from Sanofi, Insilico Medicine, AstraZeneca and LogicBio. Highlights below. * Sanofi, Insilico Medicine in $1.2 Bn AI Drug Discovery Pact* AstraZeneca Completes $68-M Acquisition of Gene-Therapy…

COVID News: FDA, Moderna, Sanofi, GSK, Pfizer & More
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The latest on COVID-19 vaccines/drugs and manufacturing from the FDA, Moderna, Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, BioNTech and Daiichi Sankyo. Highlights below. Updates on COVID-19 Vaccines and Therapeutics* FDA Commissioner Tests Positive…

Viatris To Acquire Two Ophthalmology Companies for Up To $750 M; Updates Divestments
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Viatris has agreed to acquire two ophthalmology drug companies for a combined total of between $700 million and $750 million: Oyster Point Pharma, a Princeton, New Jersey-based bio/pharmaceutical company, and…

Biogen Names New CEO & President
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Biogen’s Board of Directors has appointed Christopher A. Viehbacher, former CEO of Sanofi and most recently co-founded Gurnet Point Capital, a healthcare investment fund, as President and CEO and a…

Six Pharma Majors Roll out Priorities in Industry Net-Zero Emission Initiative
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CEOs from six large bio/pharmaceutical companies—AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck KGaA, Novo Nordisk, Roche, and Sanofi—and Samsung Biologics, a biologics CDMO have announced joint action under the Sustainable Markets Initiative (SMI) Health…

Supplier News: Alcami, Charles River Labs, Ortec & More
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The latest from CDMOs, CMOs, and suppliers featuring Alcami, Charles River Laboratories, Ortec, ReiThera, iBio, Wheeler Bio, and Terumo.   Chemicals/Chemical API Manufacturing* Ortec Opens New European HQ, Mfg CenterBiologics…

Mfg News: Abraxis, Lupin, Sandoz & Allogene Overland
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A roundup of manufacturing news from Abraxis Bioscience, Lupin, Sandoz, and Allogene Overland Biopharm. Highlights below. * FDA Issues Warning Letter to BMS Subsidiary Abraxis Bioscience* FDA Issues Warning Letter to…

EU Proposes New Rules on Pharma Industry for Wastewater Treatment; Industry Opposes
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The European bio/pharmaceutical industry is voicing its opposition to the European Commission’s proposed new rules on urban wastewater treatment that would introduce so-called “extended producer responsibility” under which industry will…