2 June 2020
Emergent BioSolutions has secured a $628m contract from the US Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) for domestic manufacturing of Covid-19 vaccine candidates.
20 May 2020
US-based public benefit drug manufacturing corporation Phlow has received $354m funding from the government to produce essential medicines at risk of shortage amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
19 May 2020
Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has signed a deal with contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) Vibalogics for the manufacture of clinical trial material for a Covid-19 vaccine candidate being developed...
3 December 2019
Drug maker Novartis could become a leader in CVD therapeutics after purchasing The Medicine Company and its Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease therapy Inclisiran for $9.7bn Novartis recently announced plans to complete...
16 August 2019
The UK Department of Health and Social Care has announced a £25m contract for express freight service to deliver medicines and medical products after the country exits the European Union...
23 July 2019
VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals has partnered with the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) for a new antibiotic to treat infections...
20 February 2019
The University of Dundee Drug Discovery Unit has announced it has entered into a drug development partnership focused on tau pathology with Japanese pharmaceutical giant Takeda.
12 September 2018
UK-based Consort Medical has signed a contract to develop a new drug delivery device for US-based Opiant Pharmaceuticals' OPNT003 therapeutic intended to treat an opioid overdose.
20 August 2018
The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) in Norway has awarded a contract to US-based Emergent BioSolutions and Profectus BioSciences to develop and manufacture a Lassa virus vaccine.
29 June 2018
Amazon has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire US online pharmacy business PillPack, which sends pre-packaged prescription medicine to patients who have multiple daily prescriptions.