Keyword: Clinical Trials


Catalent Completes Shanghai Plant Expansion

06.12.2022 -

US-headquartered CDMO giant Catalent has completed the expansion of its clinical supply facility in the Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in Shanghai, China.


US Merck Halts Trial Enrollment After Deaths

14.06.2017 - US pharmaceutical giant Merck has announced it is suspending new enrollments in two phase 3 multiple myeloma studies with its blockbuster immunotherapy drug Keytruda (pembrolizumab...

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Bioelectronic Medicines: A New Type of Personalization

27.04.2017 - Bioelectronic technologies for modulating the signaling capabilities of the nervous system could pose challenges for producers of medicinal materials and chemicals – but also for...


FDA Approves NuvOx IND Brain Tumor Trial

18.04.2017 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NuvOx Pharma’s application to proceed with Phase 2 clinical trials for an Investigational New Drug (IND) to initiate a Phase...


Novartis’ Zykadia Wins FDA Priority Review

27.02.2017 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted Swiss pharmaceutical major Novartis’ supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for filing and granted priority review for the...


Acquisition to Complement UPS Healthcare Logistics Solutions

10.11.2016 - UPS has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Marken, a global provider of supply chain solutions to the life sciences industry. The transaction, which provides...


France to Tighten Rules on Clinical Trials

25.05.2016 - France's health ministry has presented a plan to tighten rules governing human drug trials after a trial in Rennes in January of this year led to the death of one volunteer and...


AstraZeneca Initiates Broad Genomics Project

28.04.2016 - As part of a newly announced collaboration with non-profit scientific institutes and high-tech companies, British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca and its global biologics research...