Keyword: monoclonal antibody

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Evolution of Technology

19.09.2018 - In terms of development of high-value pharmaceuticals pharma industry is pressed for time: there is a huge demand for new reliable and innovative solutions to guarantee maximum...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Opportunities in Drug Development and Manufacturing

12.09.2016 - Growth in the global oncology drug market is an important measure of opportunities in drug development and manufacturing, including for contract manufacturers of active...

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FDA Accepts Valeant-AstraZeneca Psoriasis Application

29.01.2016 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the Biologics License Application (BLA) submitted by UK-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca in partnership with Canadian...

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Merck-Pfizer Alliance Joins Syndax on Ovarian Cancer

07.01.2016 - Germany’s Merck KGaA and Pfizer of the US are collaborating with US biopharmaceutical company Syndax to evaluate a combination of avelumab and entinostat to treat advanced ovarian...

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Merck-Pfizer Avelumab on FDA Fast Track

08.10.2015 - After previously receiving Orphan Drug status for avelumab, an investigational fully human anti-PD-L1 IgG1 monoclonal antibody to treat the rare and aggressive skin cancer Merkel...

Strategy & Management

Significant Value Creation

03.09.2015 - In September 2014, Merck announced the €13.1 billion acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich, which by mid-August has received antitrust clearance from all relevant jurisdictions including...

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The Biosimilar Market

07.02.2014 - Pharmaceuticals - Many biologic drug developers can be pleased with how well their products have performed in the market place. Blockbuster products such as Abbvie's (ex-Abbott)...

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Cerbios' New Manufacturing Plant Enters Qualification Phase

19.02.2013 - Cerbios-Pharma has announced that the construction phase for its new biotechnology plant in Barbengo (Switzerland) is almost concluded. The "state-of-the-art" biologics plant is...