Pharma News

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

Gilead Sciences, its subsidiary, Kite, and oNKo-innate, a Melbourne, Australia-based discovery-stage company for immuno-oncology drug development, have entered into a three-year cancer immunotherapy research collaboration to support discovery and...

Andrew Witty, former chief executive officer (CEO) of GlaxoSmithKline, and current President of UnitedHealth Group, a health insurer, and CEO of Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s health services company, has been asked to co-lead an effort organized by...

European Union (EU) authorities have set alternative measures for inspections of drug-manufacturing facilities in the EU during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and have launched a new system for reporting shortages of COVID-19-related...

Roche develops antibody test for COVID-19, and Sanofi partners for smartphone-based self-test for COVID-19. FDA provides overall COVID testing update. Roche Develops Serology Test to Detect COVID-19 AntibodiesRoche has initiated the development...

The latest from pharma companies on potential COVID-19 treatments with news from Lilly, Sanofi, GSK, AstraZeneca, CSL Behring, and Bausch Health. Lilly, US Gov’t Partner To Study Potential COVID-19 TherapyEli Lilly and Company and...

The latest contributions from J&J, Gilead, BMS, Merck & Co, Bayer, Novo Nordisk, Lilly, and Daiichi Sankyo in funding and donations supporting relief efforts against COVID-19. J&J Commits $50 M To Support COVID Frontline Health...

A roundup of developments from India (Pfizer), Malaysia (Biocon), and the UK (AstraZeneca, RedHill Biopharma). India FDA Issues Warning Letter to Pfizer for Facility in IndiaThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Warning Letter to...

Takeda and Evotec GT, an Austria-based subsidiary of Evotec, a Hamburg, Germany-based drug- discovery and development company, have entered into a long-term research alliance to support Takeda’s research-stage gene-therapy discovery...