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Tentative FDA approval for chemotherapy generic

Aurobindo Pharma (Aurobindo) has received tentative US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for chemotherapy generic palonosetron. The Indian generics maker received tentative FDA approval for its generic injectable intravenous palonosetron at a dosage of 0.25 mg/5 mL on 4 November 2015. The originator product Aloxi/Onicit/Paloxi (palonosetron) is manufactured by Helsinn Birex Pharmaceuticals and was approved by FDA on 25 …

Tulane University – Rebuilding a Research Powerhouse

Ahead of BioData World Congress we wanted to share some examples of where high-performance computing is having a real and meaningful impact on scientific research. Tulane University needed to create a new high-performance (HPC) infrastructure following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Technology from Intel and Dell brings an all-in-one cluster solution to Tulane, helping them to achieve extraordinary work across …

Algorics

Press-release: Algorics analytics solution acuity selected by US CRO Lexitas to drive optimized clinical operations services

Houston, TX, USA, For Release: 8th September 2015. Algorics, a provider of clinical analytics solutions and software for the global life sciences industry, today announced that acuity, its analytics solution for risk based monitoring, has been adopted by Lexitas Pharma Services, Inc. The US Ophthalmology-focused CRO will leverage the acuity solution to bring together internal and external data sources in …

Algorics

Press- release: Algorics releases latest version of its acuity solution

Houston, TX, USA, For Release: 5th August 2015. Algorics, a provider of clinical analytics solutions and software for the global life sciences industry, today announced the release of the latest version of its acuity solution – designed for use by pharma, biotech, CRO and academic organizations to drive regulatory compliant processes around management of risk. The acuity solution allows organizations …

Press release: World Drug Safety Conference hears call for wider use of cognitive safety testing in drug development

April 30, 2015 In a call to the pharmaceutical industry at the World Drug Safety Conference in Chicago last week (April 22 to 23), a leading developer of cognitive assessment software, Cambridge Cognition plc (Cambridge, UK; LSE AIM: COG), stressed the increasing regulatory and clinical need to expand cognitive safety testing beyond CNS-targeted drugs. Speaking to an international audience of …

Leaders of Asia — Interview with Anand Tharmaratnam, Senior Vice President & Head of Asia Markets, Quintiles East Asia

How is it like to overseeing the world’s largest CRO’s clinical development and market access businesses across 13 Asia-Pacific countries that account for half the world’s population – including Japan and China, the world’s second- and third-largest biopharmaceutical markets, respectively? It is definitely not a walk in the park for some others but it’s all in a day’s job for …

Media Release : Finalists of the 5th BioPharma Asia Industry Awards

Innovate. Impact. Inspire. These key attributes are what Asia’s leading minds possess and what we are looking for in this year’s BioPharma Asia Industry Awards. 10 organisations and individuals were recognised for their significant contributions on 24 March, at the 5th BioPharma Industry Awards Gala Dinner, held in conjunction with the 8th BioPharma Asia Convention 2015. The award winners are …

TotalBioPharma LIVE with BioSingapore

Q : “How many biotechs are there in Singapore?” A : “There are around 200 biotechs but if you are talking about the successful ones, there are only a handful.” This was one of many candid answers given by the expert panel made up of Singapore’s leading minds in the biopharmaceutical sector at the TotalBioPharma Live in Singapore meetup yesterday, …

Downstream Processing World Congress 2015

Brochure available for Downstream Processing World

Explore the technology of the future including 3D printed chromatography columns and a portable bioreactor that can produce AND purify a biologic drug. Downstream Processing World Congress will be showcasing the cutting edge in what is possible for downstream this February. Use our roundtables sessions on chromatography, continuous and single-use technologies hosted by top solution providers and interactive on-floor demonstrations …