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May 27, 2015 | News

Greece owes pharma industry more than $1.2 billion

Shipments of life-saving drugs could be halted if a solution is not reached.
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May 22, 2015 | News

EMA revises fixed combination product guideline

Covers clinical development requirements for fixed combination products—open for consultation until Nov. 15, 2015.
May 21, 2015 | News

Confusion over drug strength on label led to dosing error

In some cases, this led to the administration of 50% more drug than was prescribed.
May 13, 2015 | News

Hospira shareholders approve merger at special meeting

Subject to certain closing conditions, Pfizer will acquire Hospira for $90 per share.
Bayer was recognized as the world's most reputable pharma fim in a new report from Reputation Institute.
May 12, 2015 | News

What are world’s most reputable pharmaceutical companies?

Reputation Institute’s Pharma RepTrak® 2015 report reveals global consumer perceptions of pharmaceutical companies on innovation, governance, citizenship, and more.
Pfizer, DIR enter into five-year agreement for inspection and quality control products.
May 12, 2015 | News

Pfizer, DIR enter into five-year agreement

Pfizer gains access to inspection and quality control products related to both product production and packaging line QA/QC processes.
May 12, 2015 | News

University, drugmaker partner to find AIDS cure

The unique public-private collaboration will create the HIV Cure center and a new company, Qura Therapeutics.
May 6, 2015 | News

Cancer drug market hits $1B; patients see jump in costs

Even among wealthy countries, new drugs may not be reimbursed and, as a result, will only reach a very small number of patients.
Seniors represent lucrative market opportunity
May 1, 2015 | News

Seniors represent lucrative market opportunity

Euromonitor says the over-60 group will account for 18% of the global population by 2030.
Sonoco ThermoSafe: Insulated containers
May 1, 2015 | Materials Product Brief

Sonoco ThermoSafe: Insulated containers

A reusable insulated container optimizes storage and transportation of dry ice and perishable goods.


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