Supplier News

The latest developments from suppliers of ingredients, development and manufacturing services, and related technologies for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical development and production.

Marken, a Research Triangle Park, North Carolina-based provider of logistic and supply-chain services for clinical trial materials, has opened a new center in Shanghai, China for patient-sample-collection kit assembly. This is the company’s third...

Almac Group, a Craigavon, Ireland-based contract development and manufacturing organization, plans to invest £30 million ($41 million) for a quality control laboratory and packaging facility for commercial drug products and a distribution center...

Ipca Laboratories, a Mumbai, India-based supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients and drug products, has agreed to acquire Pisgah Labs, a Pisgah Forest, North Carolina-headquartered contract services provider. Pisgah Labs was originally...

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), a Wilmington, North Carolina-headquartered contract research organization, and Quotient Sciences, a Nottingham, UK-based contract development and manufacturing organization, have partnered in pediatric drug...

Nitto Avecia Pharma Services, a Milford, Massachusetts-headquartered provider of nucleic acid manufacturing and development services, has appointed Raymond Kaczmarek as president. Kaczmarek will have full profit and loss responsibility for the...

Batavia Biosciences, a technology services provider, has partnered with an international consortium coordinated by PATH, a non-profit organization focused on global health, to develop and manufacture oral poliovirus vaccines (nOPV). The project is...

AstraZeneca and Cambrex, a contract manufacturer of small-molecule active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), have formed a long-term manufacturing agreement under which Cambrex is supplying an intermediate. The companies made the announcement at...

Cell and Gene Therapy (CGT) Catapult, a center of excellence funded by Innovate UK, the UK government’s innovation agency, to support cell- therapy organizations, and CombiGene, a Lund, Sweden-headquartered biopharmaceutical company developing...

Asahi Glass Company Bioscience, part of Asahi Glass Company, a Tokyo-headquartered glass and chemical producer, Biomeva GmbH, a Heidelberg, Germany-based contract manufacturing organization, and CMC Biologics, a Bothell, Washington-based contract...

Friulchem S.p.A., a Vivaro, Italy-based contract development, and manufacturing organization for innovator and generic pharmaceutical products for human and veterinary use, reports on a recent ruling in Mexico regarding intellectual property...

Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) and BeiGene, a Beijing, China-headquartered clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on immuno-oncology, have signed a commercial supply agreement for tislelizumab, BeiGene’s investigational anti-PD-1...

Frontida BioPharm, a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-headquartered contract development and manufacturing organization, has signed a pact with Oncoceutics, a Philadelphia-headquartered clinical-stage drug discovery and development company, to further...

Wacker Biotech, a Jena, Germany-headquartered contract manufacturer of biopharmaceutical proteins, has transferred the production process of Retavase (reteplase), a thrombolytic drug, to its Halle/Saale, Germany plant. Chiesi, a Parma, Italy-based...