More DCAT Value Chain Insights

In-depth analysis of the critical issues impacting the full spectrum of the pharmaceutical manufacturing value chain.

Driven by growth in oncology drugs, high-potency manufacturing is an active area of investment by CDMOs/CMOs. Which CDMOs/CMOs are making investments? DCAT Value Chain Insights rounds up key recent expansions for drug substances and drug...

Immunotherapies represent a growing sector in the global oncology pharmaceutical market. Now led by Merck & Co.’s Keytruda (pembrolizumab) and Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Opdivo (nivolumab), immunotherapies by Roche and AstraZeneca are joining the...

As lockdown measures to COVID-19 are slowly being lifted globally, how are companies responding? A recent PwC survey of nearly 870 CFOs in 24 territories examines companies' plans with respect to supply chains, sourcing, capital expenditures,...

Following AbbVie's $63-billion acquisition of Allergan, which closed earlier this month (May 2020), the new AbbVie, reflecting the combined companies, has projected revenues of $50 billion. DCAT Value Chain Insights examines the key products, both...

Operation Warp Speed, a US government initiative to accelerate development of 14 promising vaccine candidates against COVID-19, was launched last week (May 15, 2020). What is behind the initiative, and how does it fit with other international...

European Union (EU) health ministers met this week (May 12, 2020) to begin discussing a pharmaceutical strategy for the EU, a move originally put forth in January of this year (2020), but which now will take into account the EU's economic recovery...