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The Zika virus is spreading rapidly across the Americas with some warning that it will get worse as the weather warms, EPM’s Emily Hughes takes a look at some of the wild claims surrounding the Zika virus outbreak more

Opinion

Clariant will exhibit its healthcare packaging and regional manufacturing information on stand #W5G26 at CPhI China, being held June 21 – 23 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre more

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Despite it costing £1.8bn ($2.6bn) to bring a novel drug to market, pharmaceutical companies are increasingly looking towards developing first-in-class treatments to maximise revenue and stay ahead of competition, according to GBI Research more

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The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has called for clinical and genomic data to be easily accessible on a shared ecosystem more

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The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is participating in a clinical trial to test a drug which, if approved, could be the first new cough treatment in 50 years more

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The Concept Life Sciences Group, offers a range of services to clients in the pharmaceutical, biotech, agrochemical, petrochemical, chemical, food, environmental and consumer industries and has launched its services in the US more

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West Pharmaceutical Services has announced the availability of the 1-3mL NovaPure plunger, a component for pre-filled delivery systems more

Technology

The next five years will see more outsourcing, vaccine, biotech development and harmonisation in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region according to CPhI organisers, UBM EMEA more

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The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published new data that indicates a strong performance from the pharmaceuticals sector helped UK manufacturing output grow at the fastest pace in nearly four years more

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People that take medicines carrying warnings about sleep disturbances do not sleep any worse as a result of the medication, according to a study in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology more

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PCI Pharma Services is installing 3D and high resolution colour camera technology for product inspection and fill control on three of its blister packaging lines at its site in Hay-on-Wye, Wales more

Technology

Simon Tilley, head of pharmaceuticals, SAS UK and Ireland talks about how organisations can finalise a strategy for compliance with Identification of Medicinal Products (IDMP) standards and the opportunities that it can provide more

Opinion

Cell therapy experts join PCI and TrakCel for free webinar – ‘Successfully Managing the Unique Demands of Cell Therapy Supply Chains’ more

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Pharmacosmos’ initiates first hard endpoint randomised controlled trial looking at the effect of intravenous (IV) iron in chronic heart failure (CHF) more

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Lucideon and Skyepharma sign an exclusive feasibility, development and licence agreement to provide Skyepharma’s oral business with access to Lucideon’s proprietary abuse deterrent controlled release technology, iCRT-deter more

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Illustration: Jose-Luis Olivares/MIT

Strains of E. coli resistant to one antibiotic can protect other bacteria growing nearby, according to findings by researchers at MIT more

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F-star and CMC Biologics are collaborating for Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) of the FS118 immune-oncology programme, ahead of future clinical studies more

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Johnson & Johnson Innovation (J&J Innovation) and Janssen Research and Development have announced the launch of the World Without Disease QuickFire challenge for disease solutions from across the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer sectors more

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Merck, Array BioPharma and Pierre Fabre have initiated a prospective, randomised, global phase three clinical trial for a treatment of BRAF-mutant metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) more

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A delegation from the North of England is heading to the BIO International Convention (BIO) in San Francisco this week – the first time the region’s life science sector has worked together to promote its offer on the global stage more

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Bayer and Orion today announced the expansion of the global clinical development programme for an investigational androgen receptor (AR) antagonist in the area of prostate cancer more

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