Pharma News

The latest developments from pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies, both innovator and generic-drug companies, and leading regulatory news.

Moderna, a biopharmaceutical company developing messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, has announced an expansion of its manufacturing technology center in Norwood, Massachusetts by more than doubling production and lab space. The...

Moderna, a biopharmaceutical company developing messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, reports that it is making new funding commitments to increase supply of its COVID-19 vaccine at its owned and partnered manufacturing facilities to be...

The US government is looking at options to provide US-made doses of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to India and is funding an expansion of manufacturing capacity for Biological E. Limited (BioE), a Hyderabad, India based vaccine and pharmaceutical...

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have lifted a pause on the rollout of Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine in the US and recommended that the rollout of the vaccine...

Pfizer has acquired Amplyx Pharmaceuticals, a San Diego, California-based biopharmaceutical company developing therapies for people with compromised immune systems susceptible to fungal infections. Financial terms were not disclosed. Amplyx’s lead...

Merck & Co. has announced goals to achieve carbon neutrality across its operations by 2025 and a 30% reduction in its value-chain emissions by 2030. Merck says it will achieve carbon neutrality by increasing efficiency, reducing carbon...

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has provided updates on the manufacturing of its COVID-19 vaccine as well as on its rollout in the US and Europe.   On the manufacturing front, J&J reported that it is working closely with the US...