Contract Manufacturing Industry News

  1. Gains In Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices Offset By Lower Pricing

    The rising incidence of lifestyle diseases such as diabetes and obesity, an ageing population and the prevalence of cardiovascular diseases such as arrhythmia, heart failure and atrial fibrillation, have expanded the patient pool for cardiac rhythm management (CRM) devices in both Europe and the United States. 

  2. Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited Intends To Make A Recommended Public Offer For Octoplus N.V.

    Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited (“Dr. Reddy’s”), together with its subsidiaries, announces the intended public offer to acquire the issued and outstanding shares of OctoPlus N.V. 

  3. Dr. Reddy’s Custom Pharmaceutical Services (CPS) Business Expands Its Manufacturing Operations In Mirfield, UK

    The Custom Pharmaceutical Services (CPS) business of Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. recently announced expansion in the areas of activated mPEG manufacturing and in the development and manufacture of NCE (New Chemical Entities) APIs for use in pre-clinical through to commercial development at its manufacturing facility in Mirfield, UK.

  4. ICON Partners With Korea National Enterprise For Clinical Trials

    ICON plc, a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, and Korea National Enterprise for Clinical Trials (KoNECT) recently announced they have signed a  partnership agreement that aims to advance the clinical trials industry in South Korea.

  5. Jubilant HollisterStier Announces Launch Of Analytical Services Division

    Jubilant HollisterStier, a subsidiary of Jubilant Life Sciences, announced recently that its Contract Manufacturing & Services division has launched an analytical services unit that will provide laboratory method development and related analytical testing as part of its integrated service offerings. 

  6. Recipharm Monts Secures Regulatory Approval From ANSM To Fill Biotech Products

    Recipharm Monts, located near Tours (France), specialist in the manufacture of sterile products in glass containers, recently announced it has secured authorisation from the French health authorities (ANSM) to fill biotech products.

  7. Chiltern Welcomes Drs. Dieter Seitz-Tutter And Alexandra Adams

    Chiltern International Limited (Chiltern), a global contract research organization (CRO), announced that Drs. Dieter Seitz-Tutter and Alexandra Adams have joined Chiltern, bringing their extensive expertise in clinical research to serve our clients’ needs and to strengthen our Global Clinical Development service.

  8. Xcelience Expands Clinical Trial Supplies Manufacturing And Packaging

    Xcelience, a leader in early drug development, has expanded clinical trial supplies manufacturing and packaging capabilities to include four new pieces of equipment and a new fully-automated packaging line.

  9. Aptuit SSCI To Hold Solid State Chemistry Short Course At The University Of Chicago

    SSCI Inc., A Division of Aptuit, will be offering “Pharmaceutical Solids: Essential Knowledge and Advanced Concepts,” a two-day Pharmaceutical Solids Short Course for drug development scientists and related professionals.

  10. Industry And Academic Pros Attract More Than 150 Participants At Aptuit Science Day In Verona, Italy

    Stuart Needleman, President and Chief Operating Officer, Aptuit LLC, expressed appreciation to guests and presenters who participated in the second annual Science Day Event at The Aptuit Center for Drug Discovery & Development in Verona, Italy on May 16, 2012. “Once again, we were able to share a lively exchange of ideas in response to the insightful presentations delivered by distinguished members of the industry and academia,” he said.