Category: Pharma Industry News

Philip Morris wraps up $820m acquisition of Danish CDMO Fertin Pharma

businessnewstoday- September 19, 2021 0

Philip Morris International (PMI) has wrapped up its previously announced DKK 5.1 billion ($820 million) acquisition of Fertin Pharma, a Danish a specialist contract development ... Read More

Grifols to acquire German healthcare company Biotest for €1.6bn

businessnewstoday- September 19, 2021 0

Spanish pharma company Grifols has agreed to acquire Tiancheng (Germany) Pharmaceutical, which holds nearly 90% stake of German publicly listed healthcare company Biotest. The deal ... Read More

Zydus Cadila gets FDA’s final approval for Vortioxetine Tablets

businessnewstoday- September 19, 2021 0

Zydus Cadila has secured final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Vortioxetine Tablets in the strengths of 5mg, 10mg, 20mg ... Read More

TCR2 Therapeutics reports positive interim results for gavo-cel in early-stage solid tumors trial

businessnewstoday- September 18, 2021 0

TCR2 Therapeutics has reported positive interim results from its phase 1 part of the phase 1/2 clinical trial of its T-cell therapy candidate gavo-cel in ... Read More

AstraZeneca reports positive results for phase 2 COAST trial of oleclumab and monalizumab

businessnewstoday- September 18, 2021 0

AstraZeneca has reported positive results from the COAST phase 2 trial of its oleclumab or monalizumab in combination with Imfinzi (durvalumab) in patients with non-small ... Read More

Biocon to sell 15% stake in Biocon Biologics to Serum Institute of India

businessnewstoday- September 16, 2021 0

Biocon has agreed to divest a stake of around 15% in its subsidiary — Biocon Biologics Limited (BBL) to Serum Institute Life Sciences Private Limited ... Read More

Astellas hit by fatal event in ASPIRO clinical trial of AT132 in XLMTM

businessnewstoday- September 14, 2021 0

Astellas Pharma said that a participant in the ASPIRO clinical trial of AT132, who had developed a serious adverse event earlier this month, has passed away. The ... Read More

AzurRx BioPharma acquires US biotech company First Wave Bio for $229m

businessnewstoday- September 14, 2021 0

AzurRx BioPharma has signed a stock and cash deal worth $229 million to acquire Florida-based clinical-stage biotech company First Wave Bio. The consideration includes payments ... Read More

Perrigo to acquire French OTC company HRA Pharma for $2.1bn

businessnewstoday- September 11, 2021 0

Perrigo Company plc has agreed to acquire Héra SAS (HRA Pharma), a French consumer self-care company, from funds affiliated with Astorg and Goldman Sachs Asset ... Read More

Dr. Reddy’s launches Minoxidil for treatment of female pattern hair loss

businessnewstoday- September 8, 2021 0

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories said that it has launched a prescription drug for the treatment of female pattern hair loss (FPHL) in the form of Minoxidil ... Read More