Keyword: Antibiotics


Novo Holdings, Gurnet Point Close Acquisition of Paratek Pharmaceuticals

25.09.2023 -

Novo Holdings, controlling shareholder in drugmaker Novo Nordisk, and healthcare investment firm Gurnet Point closed their acquisition of US antibiotics specialist...


Sandoz Invests in Extra European Antibiotic Capacity

09.11.2022 -

Sandoz, the generics arm of Swiss drugmaker Novartis, has announced plans to spend an additional €50 million on raising European manufacturing capacity for finished...


Roche and Warp Drive Bio Link on Antibiotics

30.10.2017 - As antibiotic resistance becomes an increasingly urgent threat to public health, pharmaceutical firms Roche and Warp Drive Bio have joined forces to develop novel classes of the...


Pfizer Strikes Again With Astra Antibiotics Deal

26.08.2016 - With plenty of cash still in the kitty after a failed attempt last April to buy Allergan for $160 million and move its headquarters to Ireland, Pfizer continues to pound the...


Evonik to Acquire Norel’s Probiotics Lines

06.07.2016 - Evonik has agreed to buy the probiotics business of Spanish animal feed ingredients producer Norel for an undisclosed sum. The deal includes the company’s probiotics portfolio as...


MEPs urge EU not to Reauthorize Glyphosate

24.03.2016 - Expressing serious concerns about the carcinogenicity and endocrine disruptive properties of the herbicide active ingredient glyphosate, the European Parliament’s Environment (ENVI...


Drug Firms Urge Governments to Fight Superbugs

26.01.2016 - More than 80 international drug and biotechnology companies have urged governments to work with them to combat the emergence of drug-resistant superbugs, according to a report by...


Sanofi Seals two Oncology Partnerships

14.01.2016 - French drugmaker Sanofi has simultaneously announced collaborations with two biotechnology firms, together worth up to €1.2 billion. The first link-up, worth $750 million (€690...