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FDA approves Avanir's Phase II trial of MDD candidate AVP-786 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted Avanir Pharmaceuticals' investigational new drug (IND) application for a Phase II trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its next generation compound AVP-786. Production & Manufacturing > Process & Production > News

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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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INVISTA, SilicoLife to develop new technologies for bio-derived processes
By PBR Staff Writer
INVISTA and SilicoLife, a computational biology company, have collaborated to develop new technologies that facilitate bio-derived processes for the production of industrial chemicals.
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Process & Production

Synthetic Biologics gets FDA orphan drug status for SYN-005 to treat whooping cough
By PBR Staff Writer
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation to Synthetic Biologics' SYN-005 monoclonal antibody (mAb) combination to treat Pertussis (whooping cough), a highly contagious disease.
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Lakewood-Amedex gets notice of allowance from USPTO for new patent covering nanoRNA gene-silencing technology
Lakewood-Amedex, a leading developer of novel anti-infective pharmaceuticals, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a 'Notice of Allowance' for patent application 11/673,486 entitled 'Oligonucleotide-Containing Pharmacological Compositions And Their Uses'.
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OTC

Global Medical and Nutrition Experts assemble to address challenge of achieving optimal nutrition
A group of leading health and medical experts have joined together to form the Global Nutrition & Health Alliance (GNHA) to educate consumers and healthcare professionals about optimal nutrition, including the use of vitamin, minerals and supplements (VMS) as part of a healthy lifestyle.
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ChromaDex and Healthy Directions enter into NIAGEN supply agreement
ChromaDex, an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary ingredients and science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food and beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries, has entered into an ingredient supply agreement with Healthy Directions, a direct-to-consumer nutritional supplement retailer and wholly-owned subsidiary of Helen of Troy Limited.
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Manufacturing

FDA approves Movantik tablets for opioid-induced constipation treatment
By PBR Staff Writer
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AstraZeneca’s Movantik tablets C-II as the first once-daily oral peripherally-acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist (PAMORA) medication for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in adult patients with chronic, non-cancer pain.
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PTC Therapeutics Expands Global Presence in Support of Translarna™ Launch in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
By PBR Staff Writer
PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT) announced the expansion of its global presence with the addition of key executives to leadership positions in PTC's global commercial team and the establishment of its international headquarters in Dublin, Ireland.
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