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.
22 June 2018
Pharmaceutical company Merck has signed an agreement to become the exclusive multinational distributor of HistoCyte Laboratories’ portfolio of cell line reference products for immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridisation.
11 May 2018
Eli Lilly has announced that it will acquire immuno-oncology company ARMO BioSciences, including the company’s lead immuno-oncology product pegilodecakin, in an all-cash transaction of $50 per share, or approximately $1.6bn.
14 March 2018
AbCellera Biologics has received a four-year contract from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the development of a rapid response platform against viral pandemics.
8 March 2018
The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has awarded its first contract to Austrian company Themis Bioscience for the development and manufacture of new vaccines against Lassa fever and Middle...
9 February 2018
Takeda Pharmaceutical has partnered with Fujifilm for the development of regenerative medicine therapies to treat heart failure.