Keyword: Biopharma

Markets & Companies

Quality and Safety in Biopharmaceutical Production

13.09.2023 -

The biopharmaceutical industry is experiencing a drive towards biologic products due to their promise as treatments for chronic diseases.


Novartis Completes Acquisition of Chinook Therapeutics

14.08.2023 -

Novartis has completed its acquisition of US biopharma Chinook Therapeutics. The acquisition, which was announced in June, has a value of up to $3.5 billion.


SK Biopharmaceuticals Aims to Become 'Big Biotech'

24.07.2023 -

SK Biopharmaceuticals, a South Korean-based biotech, has announced its new strategy to propel the company towards becoming a global “big biotech.”


FTC Intervention in Amgen-Horizon Deal Stuns Biopharma

20.06.2023 -

The US Federal Trade Commission’s lawsuit to potentially block the $27.8 merger of Amgen and Horizon Therapeutics is creating heightened concern in the international...


3M Ramps Up Biopharma Filtration Capabilities

05.06.2023 -

Science and technology group 3M has announced plans to invest $146 million to expand its biopharma filtration capabilities at manufacturing facilities in Europe. The...


FTC Seeks to Block Amgen-Horizon Merger

17.05.2023 -

Calling the deal announced late last year an alarming sign for biopharma, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is seeking to block the closing of Amgen’s proposed $28...


Wacker Buys All of ADL BioPharma from Private Equity

11.05.2023 -

German chemical group Wacker has acquired 100% of ADL Biopharma from private equity investor Kartesia for a price said to exceed €100 million. It now owns the entire 150...


Baxter Sells BioPharma to Private Equity

10.05.2023 -

Confirming media reports, Baxter International announced it has agreed to sell its BioPharma Solutions (BPS) business to a private equity consortium of Warburg Pincus and...