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Sanofi reports 12.4% sales growth in Q2 2021
The company revised the full-year 2021 business EPS guidance, increasing it by approximately 12%.
Takeda and Frazier to launch HilleVax for norovirus vaccine development

The newly launched biopharma company will gain rights to the vaccine candidate in global markets, except Japan.

FDA expands EUA for Lilly-Incyte’s baricitinib as Covid-19 monotherapy

In the initial EUA, baricitinib was authorised for use only with remdesivir for the treatment of hospitalised Covid-19 patients.

Pfizer records 92% growth in Q2 2021 revenue

For the full-year 2021, Pfizer increased revenue guidance to $78bn-$80bn, including about $33.5bn from Covid-19 vaccine sales.

Calico and AbbVie: Google-backed partnership re-commits to anti-ageing mission

Calico entered a partnership with global biopharma AbbVie to uncover and market novel treatments for age-related diseases in 2014.


FDA hits milestone with approval of first interchangeable insulin biosimilar
The FDA’s designation of Semglee as interchangeable with Sanofi’s Lantus represents a key milestone for US biosimilars.

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New Book Launch: Digital Transformation of the Laboratory, Wiley Inc
“Digital Transformation of the Laboratory: A Practical Guide to the Connected Lab delivers essential and transformative new insights into current and future technologies and strategies for the digitization of laboratories. Thoroughly supported and backed-up with contributions from thought and industry leaders, the book shows scientists in industry and academia how to move from paper to digital in their own labs.”- Wiley Inc.

METO Systems to Display New Products and Hold Live Demos at This Year’s IPBS
Join Us at The Powder Show, Live and in Person. This year’s event will be held at the Donald E. Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

LC Versus LC Light Series – Highly Specialised or Perfected Coaters for Standard Applications
With coaters from the LC and LC light series, Lödige Process Technology offers two different machine concepts for the film coating of tablets. Pharmaceutical companies have a choice when looking for the optimum task-specific solution. Systems can thus be realised that precisely meet the respective requirements.

White Papers

Covid-19 in Pharma: Deal trends Q1 2019 to Q1 2021
Are you considering the relevance of Covid-19 to your business? GlobalData’s report can help you understand the bigger picture by analyzing Covid-19-related filing trends across the Pharma sector in 2021. Uncover overarching company sentiment and underlying patterns hidden in vast amounts of financial and non-financial data to get a grasp on the outlook for the technology theme and its evolution in view of major market events like COVID-19. Read the report to see how Covid-19 can help drive your business forward today.

Sartorius Extractables Simulator: Simplifying E&L Through In-Silico Modelling
Sartorius has implemented specialized algorithms for the scaling and combination phases based on physical principles rather than intuitive and empirical procedures. We describe the conceptualization of a database and software application, the Extractables Simulator (ExSim).

Customer Case Study – Protein a Resin Reduction Achieved with Process Transfer from Batch to BioSMB
Sanofi’s key driver for this study was to reduce the operating costs of existing purification steps with high resin costs. Regulatory concerns were to be tested by determining product quality consistency through process transfer and scale-up. The feasibility of extended purifications at production scale was also determined by evaluating BioSMB system robustness.

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