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

Roche reports that it is working with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Roche’s Actemra/RoActemra (tocilizumab), a drug to treat certain forms of arthritis, for...

Pfizer has issued a five-point plan for its collaboration with industry and government on R&D and manufacturing for vaccines and treatments against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  “In this troubling time, Pfizer is committed to doing...

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has provided an update on the work of European Union (EU) and national authorities to prevent and manage the presence of nitrosamine impurities in EU medicines. The issue of nitrosamine impurities in certain...

Bora Pharmaceuticals, a CDMO of non-sterile oral solid dosage forms, has agreed to acquire a GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) manufacturing facility in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The GSK facility produces approximately 50 different products for over 100...