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EMA's CHMP backs Novartis' Zykadia for first-line use in lung cancer The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended approval to expand the use of Novartis' Zykadia (ceritinib) in anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Production & Manufacturing > Process & Production > News

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Fine & Speciality Chemicals

Bayer plans to focus entirely on Life Science businesses
Bayer intends in the future to focus entirely on the Life Science businesses – HealthCare and CropScience – and float MaterialScience on the stock market as a separate company. In this way Bayer is positioning itself as a world-leading company in the field of human, animal and plant health.
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CordenPharma agrees to purchase Peptisyntha from Solvay
By PBR Staff Writer
International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) and the Solvay Group have embarked on an agreement, whereby ICIG will purchase Belgium-based Peptisyntha SA, a custom manufacturer of peptides for pharmaceutical use.
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Process & Production

EMA's CHMP backs Novartis' Zykadia for first-line use in lung cancer
By PBR Staff Writer
The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended approval to expand the use of Novartis' Zykadia (ceritinib) in anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Production & Manufacturing > Process & Production > News
Amgen submits BLA of migraine prevention drug to FDA
Amgen has submitted the Biologics License Application (BLA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for erenumab to prevent migraine.
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OTC

Fresenius Kabi agrees to acquire Akorn for $4.3bn
By PBR Staff Writer
German healthcare firm Fresenius Kabi has agreed to acquire US prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical products manufacturer Akorn for around $4.3bn.
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Sanofi agrees to divest five OTC products to Ipsen for EUR83m
By PBR Staff Writer
Sanofi has agreed to divest five of its over-the-counter consumer healthcare products in Europe to French pharma firm Ipsen for €83m.
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Manufacturing

EMA's CHMP backs Novartis' Zykadia for first-line use in lung cancer
By PBR Staff Writer
The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended approval to expand the use of Novartis' Zykadia (ceritinib) in anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Production & Manufacturing > Process & Production > News
ReNeuron secures £1.8m grant to optimize cell therapy manufacturing processes
Innovate UK has awarded ReNeuron Group a £1.8m grant to further advance its next generation commercial cell therapy manufacturing capabilities.
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