Pharma News

The latest developments from pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies, both innovator and generic-drug companies, and leading regulatory news.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, a New Haven, Connecticut-based pharmaceutical company, and Complement Pharma, a pharmaceutical company headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, have partnered to co-develop Complement Pharma’s preclinical C6 complement...

A roundup of the latest drug approvals, including from the pharmaceutical majors, featuring news from Roche, AbbVie, AstraZeneca, and Amgen. Editor's Note: This article was updated on a continuous basis for news announced from Wednesday June...

A roundup of the latest market developments from the pipelines of the pharmaceutical majors, featuring news from Pfizer. Editor's Note: This article was updated on a continuous basis for news announced from Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Tuesday, June...

Biogen has formed an option agreement with TMS Co., a Tokyo-headquartered clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, to acquire TMS’ investigational Phase II drug for post-stroke treatment as well as backup compounds in a deal worth up to $357...

Emergent BioSolutions, a Gaithersburg, Maryland-headquartered specialty pharmaceutical company and contract manufacturer, has started a $50-million expansion to the company’s fill / finish facility in Baltimore, Maryland. The multi-year expansion...

Bayer has completed its $63-billion acquisition of Monsanto, an agrochemical and seed company, ending a two-year effort to acquire the company and marking the largest acquisition in Bayer’s history. It is also cements Bayer's strategic shift to...

Celltrion, an Incheon, South Korea-based biopharmaceutical company of biosimilars and innovator drugs, plans to launch a contract development and manufacturing business, Bio CDMO.   Celltrion says that Bio CDMO will handle outsourcing of...

The FDA has made available a draft guideline by the International Council for Harmonization (ICH), Q12: Technical and Regulatory Considerations for Pharmaceutical Product Lifecycle Management, which seeks to facilitate the management of...