Pharma News

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

Bayer has announced staff reductions of approximately 10% of its global workforce, or 12,000 employees, across all of its business by the end of 2021. Approximately half of these cuts are in corporate functions, supporting functions, and business...

Mylan and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries have issued a voluntary recall to the consumer level of select lots of valsartan-containing products due to detected trace amounts of an impurity, N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) contained in the active...

CASI Pharmaceuticals, a Rockville, Maryland-headquartered biopharmaceutical company, has entered into framework agreements to build a manufacturing site located in Jiangsu Province, China. The company has a wholly owned subsidiary and research and...

In a move to advance digital health technologies, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Federal Register notice, “Prescription Drug-Use-Related Software” to seek early input from the public on the agency’s proposed framework for...

Allergan has decided not to pursue a $200-million expansion, first announced in 2016, at its manufacturing plant in Waco, Texas. Allergan had announced in 2016 plans to expand the Waco facility, which produces the company’s eye-care products,...

Moderna Therapeutics, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based biotechnology company focusing on messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics, has filed a registration statement for an initial public offering with the US Securities and Exchange Commission with a...