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Indivior awards BES £4m design project

The opioid addiction treatment specialist has commissioned the cleanroom designer and fitter to create a new production ...

GEA receives green light for aseptic blow-fill-cap technology

The US Food and Drug Administration has awarded the engineering company a letter of no objection for its integrated ...

Polymers created with light to fight bacteria

Hundreds of polymers, which could kill drug-resistant superbugs in novel ways, can be produced and tested using light ...

Freeze drying technology for probiotics and nutraceuticals

Freeze drying is helping meet the demand for probiotics and nutraceuticals across the food and health industries

Scientists discover compound that targets cancer cells

Developed and tested at the University of Huddersfield, the compound, containing ruthenium, is attracted to vulnerable ...

Limits of drug repurposing

A new study at Cambridge Judge Business School demonstrates how rare it is to find entirely new uses for existing ...

Health experts reveal 10 most important medicines in NHS history

Antipsychotics, breast cancer drug, oral contraceptives and MMR vaccine make the top 10

Drug application for Intuniv to treat adult ADHD

Shionogi has filed an application in Japan to expand the application to include adults with the disease

FDA to review Duaklir and Tudorza from Circassia

The US regulatory body has accepted for filing and review the medications intended for use in the treatment of chronic ...

Sartorius Stedim Biotech and Siemens: automating the biopharmaceutical industry

With Siemens now a preferred supplier, Sartorius’s product portfolio benefits from a globally standardised automation ...

Treating chronic wounds with live biotherapeutics

Angharad Baldwin talks to Evelina Vågesjö, CEO, and Peter Frank, Drug Development Manager, of Swedish biologics company, ...

The countdown to the Falsified Medicines Directive

The Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) introduces harmonised measures to fight falsification, ensure that medicines ...

Benzodiazepines associated with increased risk of Alzheimers

The Research was produced by the University of Eastern Finland and included all Finnish community dwellers with newly ...

New partnership provides personalised treatment options

BC Platforms and Negen partner to provide early risk assessment of common diseases with tools that help to reduce ...