CordenPharma Investing $981 M To Expand Peptide Mfg
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CordenPharma, a CDMO of drug substances and drug products, has announced an investment of more than EUR 900 million ($981 million) over the next three years to expand peptide manufacturing…

Merck & Co. Completes $3-Bn Acquisition of EyeBio
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Merck & Co. has completed its acquisition of EyeBio, an ophthalmology-focused bio/pharmaceutical company, in a deal worth up to $3 billion ($1.3 billion upfront and $1.7 billion in milestone payments).…

Sanofi Investing $460 M To Expands Ops in India
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Sanofi has announced an expansion of its Global Capacity Center in Hyderabad, India, with plans to invest EUR 400 million ($436 million) over the next six years, with EUR 100…

Supplier News: Siegfried, Olon, dsm-firmenich, Catalent, Incog BioPharma & More
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The latest news from CDMOs/CMOs and suppliers, featuring Siegfried, Olon, dsm-firmenich, Catalent, Incog BioPharma, MedPharm, and Tergus Pharma. Highlights below. Chemicals/Chemical API Manufacturing*Siegfried Names New CEO; Completes Acquisition of US…

GSK, CureVac in Restructured $1.57-Bn mRNA Vaccine Pact
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GSK and CureVac, a Tübingen, Germany-based bio/pharmaceutical company, have restructured their existing collaboration into a new licensing agreement, allowing each company to prioritize investment and focus their respective mRNA development…

Lilly To Acquire Bio/pharma Company Morphic for $3.2 Bn
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Eli Lilly and Company has agreed to acquire Morphic, a Waltham, Massachusetts-based bio/pharmaceutical company developing oral integrin therapies for treating chronic diseases, for $3.2 billion. Morphic’s lead program is Morf-057,…

SK biosciences Taking $244-M Majority Stake in CDMO IDT Biologika
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SK bioscience, a Seongnam, South Korea-based vaccines and biologics company, has agreed to take a 60% stake in IDT Biologika, a Dessau-Rosslau, Germany-based CDMO, for approximately KRW 339 billion ($244 million).…

Supplier News: Lotte Biologics, Cambrex, Thermo Fisher & More
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The latest from CDMOs, CMOs, and suppliers featuring Lotte Biologics, Cambrex, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Eurofins CDMO Alphora, Genezen/uniQure, Rentschler Biopharma and Selkirk Pharma. Chemicals/Chemical API Manufacturing* Eurofins CDMO Alphora Completes…

Mfg News: Merck & Co., Daiichi Sankyo, Moderna, Roche, Emergent BioSolutions & J&J
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A roundup of manufacturing news from Merck & Co., Daiichi Sanyko, Moderna, Roche, J&J, and Emergent BioSolutions. Highlights below. * Merck & Co., Daiichi Sankyo Receive CRL from FDA for…

Novo Nordisk To Build $4.1-Bn Fill-Finish Mfg Facility in North Carolina
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Novo Nordisk has announced plans to invest $4.1 billion to build a second fill–finish manufacturing facility in Clayton, North Carolina, to support production for current and future injectable products for…