• August’s top news stories

    Novo Nordisk acquired 100% of shares in UK-based biotechnology firm Ziylo under a potential deal worth more than $800m, and a new pre-clinical study at the University of Pennsylvania showed...

  • Pharma air freight: what does it take to get certified?

    Swissport Cargo Services has been awarded CEIV Pharma certification for pharmaceutical logistics by the International Airport Transport Association (IATA) at its Basel EuroAirport freight hub. Sally Turner speaks to IATA...

  • The next generation of antimalarials

    Novartis has launched a programme to add novel treatments to its malaria pipeline and to complete clinical trials for two new candidates. So why are new antimalarials needed? Abi Millar...