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Ionis and Ribo partner to commercialise RNA-targeted therapeutics in China

Ionis Pharmaceuticals has entered a collaboration and licence agreement with Suzhou Ribo Life Science (Ribo) to develop and commercialise ribonucleic acid (RNA)-targeted therapeutics in...

Ionis and Ribo partner to commercialise RNA-targeted therapeutics in China

GSK and Daiichi Sankyo JV submits NDA for candidate shingles vaccine in Japan

GSK and Daiichi Sankyo JV submits NDA for candidate shingles vaccine in Japan

Diurnal and Clinigen to introduce patient access programme for unlicensed products in Europe

UK-based pharmaceutical company Diurnal has collaborated with Clinigen's IDIS managed access unit to introduce a patient access programme for the former's Infacort and Chronocort to...

Diurnal and Clinigen to introduce patient access programme for unlicensed products in Europe

Clinigen and Eisai partner to offer Halaven for metastatic breast cancer in South Africa

Japanese pharmaceutical company Eisai has partnered with UK-based pharmaceutical and services firm Clinigen Group to distribute Halaven (eribulin) in South Africa for the treatment of women...

Clinigen and Eisai partner to offer Halaven for metastatic breast cancer in South Africa

Sobi renews Ammonul distribution agreement with Valeant Pharmaceuticals

Sobi renews Ammonul distribution agreement with Valeant Pharmaceuticals

GSK finalises agreement with Brazilian MoH for Tivicay supply

GSK finalises agreement with Brazilian MoH for Tivicay supply

M&As this week: CiToxLAB, Sichuan Kelun Pharma

French-based pre-clinical services provider CiToxLAB Group has announced that it has acquired a pre-clinical contract research company known as...

M&As this week: CiToxLAB, Sichuan Kelun Pharma

Deals this week: Incyte Corporation, Orexigen Therapeutics Ireland, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation

US-based biopharmaceutical company Incyte Corporation has entered a distribution agreement for the commercialisation of its drug named Iclusig (ponatinib) in Greece with GENESIS...

Deals this week: Incyte Corporation, Orexigen Therapeutics Ireland, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation

Haiti launches cholera vaccination campaign

Haiti has launched an emergency cholera vaccination campaign, under which more than 800,000 affected by Hurricane Matthew last month will be...

Haiti launches cholera vaccination campaign

University of Adelaide researchers test drug that promises to prevent pre-term birth

Researchers at the University of Adelaide have conducted a successful drug test that shows early promises of preventing pre-term...

University of Adelaide researchers test drug that promises to prevent pre-term birth

Teva receives approval for generic Tribenzor in US

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has secured approval for generic Tribenzor (olmesartan medoxomil, amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide) tablets in the US and is in the last stages of launch preparation....

Teva receives approval for generic Tribenzor in US

NICE recommends treatment with 60mg of ticagrelor in post-heart attack patients

AstraZeneca has announced that National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a Final Appraisal Determination (FAD) recommending 60mg of ticagrelor with aspirin...

NICE recommends treatment with 60mg of ticagrelor in post-heart attack patients

MHRA grants US patients with one form of blood cancer access to investigational medicine

The Medicines Healthcare Products and Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has granted US-based patients with one form of blood cancer access to the investigational medicine, nivolumab, through the...

MHRA grants US patients with one form of blood cancer access to investigational medicine

M&As this week: Canopy Growth Corporation, Novogen, Karo Pharma

Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth Corporation has completed the acquisition of medical cannabis company Vert...

M&As this week: Canopy Growth Corporation, Novogen, Karo Pharma

Deals this week: Asymchem Laboratories, Xbrane Biopharma, Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company

Chinese-based contract manufacturing company Asymchem Laboratories has announced the issue of shares of its common stock in an initial public offering...

Deals this week: Asymchem Laboratories, Xbrane Biopharma, Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company

UK team of health experts deployed to help control global disease outbreaks

A UK team of health experts comprising clinicians, scientists and academicians will be deployed to respond to requests from countries worldwide to help control disease outbreaks within 48 hours....

UK team of health experts deployed to help control global disease outbreaks

Medivir to sell BioPhausia to Karo Pharma

Medivir has entered into an agreement to sell its subsidiary BioPhausia (Nordic Brands) to Karo Pharma for Skr908m ($100.9m)....

Medivir to sell BioPhausia to Karo Pharma

Novartis LEE011 receives FDA Priority Review for first-line treatment of HR+ / HER2- advanced breast cancer

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted Novartis' New Drug Application (NDA) for filing and granted Priority Review for LEE011 (ribociclib) as first-line treatment of...

Novartis LEE011 receives FDA Priority Review for first-line treatment of HR+ / HER2- advanced breast cancer

Deals this week: Nordic Nanovector, Myriad RBM, Relief Therapeutics

Nordic Nanovector and Heidelberg Pharma GmbH have entered a research agreement to develop novel treatment for...

Deals this week: Nordic Nanovector, Myriad RBM, Relief Therapeutics

M&As this week: Evotec AG, Shandong Jincheng Pharmaceutical, I’rom Group

Evotec has entered an agreement to acquire Cyprotex for a consideration of...

M&As this week: Evotec AG, Shandong Jincheng Pharmaceutical, I’rom Group

M&As this week: Chengdu Kanghong Pharmaceutical Group, Cachet Pharmaceutical, Antegrin Therapeutics, Indalo Therapeutics

Chinese pharmaceutical company Chengdu Kanghong Pharmaceutical Group plans to increase its stake in a pharmaceutical unit in Chengdu for a consideration of $10.8...

M&As this week: Chengdu Kanghong Pharmaceutical Group, Cachet Pharmaceutical, Antegrin Therapeutics, Indalo Therapeutics