• Pharma
  • March 22, 2018
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Licensed drug makers get relief on exports

Mumbai: In a bid to ensure ease of doing business and facilitate exports, the health ministry has relaxed guidelines for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Licensed manufacturers of drugs, medical…

  • Pharma
  • March 22, 2018
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Bayer gets European Commission nod for Monsanto deal

New Delhi: German chemical and pharma major Bayer today said it has received “conditional” approval from the European Commission for its proposed USD 66 billion acquisition of US-based biotech major…

  • Pharma
  • March 21, 2018
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IBM predicts embedding tiny chips in products to check counterfeit

Las Vegas: Tech Giant IBM on Tuesday predicted that within the next five years, cryptographic anchors such as ink dots, or tiny computers smaller than a grain of salt, will…

  • Pharma
  • March 21, 2018
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Alembic Pharma gets 3 observations from USFDA for Gujarat plant

New Delhi: Alembic Pharmaceuticals today said the US health regulator has made three observations after inspecting its formulation facility in Panelav, Gujarat. “The United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA)…

  • Pharma
  • March 20, 2018
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We have niche strategy in US, leadership strategy in Australia: Shashank Sinha, Strides Shasun

In an interview with ET Now, Shashank Sinha, Strides Shasun, says their US portfolio is going to ramp up significantly and would probably double or nearly double in the next…

  • Pharma
  • March 19, 2018
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Orchid gets three final bids at par with liquidation value

MUMBAI: Ingen Capital, Fidelity Trading Corporation and Union Quimico Farmacéutica are in the final race to acquire distressed drug maker Orchid Pharma, people familiar with the matter said. The offers…

  • Pharma
  • March 17, 2018
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New genetic find offers hope for asthma sufferers

New Delhi: A new study has offered fresh hope for asthma sufferers by identifying a genetic variant that could improve the safety and effectiveness of corticosteroids, drugs that are used…

  • Pharma
  • March 17, 2018
  • 10 views
Wockhardt, two others under lens for selling drugs without approval

New Delhi: Major drug makers, including Wockhardt Ltd, are under the scanner of the pharma regulator for allegedly launching combination drugs to treat diabetes and fungal infection without mandatory prior…

  • Pharma
  • March 17, 2018
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CDSCO to create forum to discuss “various issues” pertaining to drug regulations

India’s apex drug regulator has decided to constitute a forum for its chief to meet pharma associations regularly as part of efforts to improve ease of doing business for the…

  • Pharma
  • March 16, 2018
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KSPC initiative to aware people not to buy medicines from unqualified persons at drugstores

Karnataka State Pharmacy Council (KSPC) now approaching Print & TV advt campaign to highlight the dangers of selling drugs by unqualified persons at drug stores. Public awareness is necessary and…