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Novo Nordisk invests DKK 15.9bn to expand API production in Denmark

June 13, 2023
Manufacturing and Production APIs, Chronic Diseases, Novo Nordisk, chronic diseases

Danish healthcare company Novo Nordisk has announced that it will invest another DKK 15.9bn into expanding an existing Active Pharmaceutical …


Trump signs deal with generics company Phlow Corp to help shift drug manufacturing to the US

May 19, 2020
Manufacturing and Production APIs, COVID-19, Drugs manufacturing, coronavirus, generics

The Trump administration will sign a $354 million deal with the generics company Phlow Corp to help produce medicines and …


India reducing API exports due to coronavirus threatening global supply chain

March 4, 2020
Research and Development APIs, Active Pharmaceuticals Ingredients, Big Pharma, Chinese Coronavirus, Wuhan Coronavirus, coronavirus

India is set to reduce exports of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) until further notice, due to fears of internal drug …


World’s second largest API company to be created by Sanofi

February 25, 2020
Manufacturing and Production API, APIs, China API, Coronavirus API, India API, Sanofi

Sanofi plans to create a new company in Europe dedicated to the production and marketing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API). …

Otsuka to take over Astellas’ Cefixime business

June 7, 2019
Medical Communications APIs, Antibiotics, Astellas, Otsuka, antimicrobial, pharma

Japanese firm Otsuka Chemical has bought Astellas Pharma’s antibiotic Cefixime. The agreement gives Otsuka the right to sell Cefixime and …

Pharma pill manufacturing

US to lead global contract manufacturing market by 2020

August 11, 2015
Manufacturing and Production APIs, United States, manufacturing, production

The global pharmaceutical contract manufacturing market was worth $58 billion in 2014 and is projected to reach $84 billion in 2020, according to a …

Open FDA image

US regulator to launch ‘openFDA’

March 6, 2014
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications APIs, FDA, data, manufacturing, open fda

 The FDA is planning to introduce a new digital resource in order to open up its data to the public …

Dr Reddy’s API plant in Mexico under FDA scrutiny

June 21, 2011
Manufacturing and Production APIs, Dr Reddy's, FDA, GMP violations, pharma manufacturing news

Indian drugmaker Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has been sent a warning letter by the US FDA after a manufacturing facility in …

European falsified meds directive: implications for manufacturers

June 7, 2011
Manufacturing and Production APIs, GDP, GMP, excipients, pharma manufacturing

The Council of the European Union gave its backing to the new Directive on Falsified Medicines on May 27, setting …

Pfizer will invest $21m in US injectables upgrade

May 25, 2011
Manufacturing and Production APIs, Pfizer, pharma manufacturing

Pfizer has announced another upgrade of its sterile injectables plant in Portage, Michigan, earmarking around $21 million for new air …

Lonza Visp Switzerland

Lonza invests again in Visp high-potency capacity

May 17, 2011
Manufacturing and Production APIs, HPAPIs, Lonza, manufacturing and production

Lonza has pushed further into the high-potency active pharmaceutical ingredient (HPAPI) sector with another round of investment at its manufacturing …

Helsinn expands high-potency plant with cytotoxics suite

March 8, 2011
Manufacturing and Production APIs, CMOs, GMP, Helsinn, Helsinn Advanced Synthesis, Swiss pharma contract manufacturing, contract manufacturing, high-potency APIs

Helsinn is on track to complete construction of a new manufacturing plant for cytotoxic active pharmaceutical ingredients in Biasca, Switzerland, …

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