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     ISSN (Print) 1875-7774
     Published by Informa plc Homepage  [13 journals]
  • Roche CEO Tries To Squelch Chugai Buyout Talk
    • Abstract: Roche CEO Severin Schwan has attempted in an interview to dial back speculation the company had plans to buy the nearly 40% of shares it does not already own in Chugai Pharmaceutical.
      PubDate: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:30:02 -040
  • Japan Scientists Combine Statins, iPS Cells For Bone Disease
    • Abstract: Japan researchers suggest combining anti-cholesterol statin drugs with a stem cell treatment could aid patients with skeletal dysplasia, a genetic bone disease.
      PubDate: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:30:01 -040
  • Ranbaxy Nexium Generic Still Not Launched Despite
    • Abstract: Five months on, Ranbaxy Laboratories’ generic version of AstraZeneca's best-selling gastrointestinal drug Nexium (esomeprazole) remains off the market during its six months of marketing exclusivity.
      PubDate: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:30:00 -040
  • JMRF Survey: Over 1,000 Serious Side-Effects From HPV Vaccines
    • Abstract: Of the roughly 2,500 cases of side-effects caused by the cervical cancer vaccines first recommended and then not supported by the Japanese government, 1,112 were found to be severe, according to an independent analysis.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:00:01 -040
  • Japan Health Minister Promises iPS Cell Cost Reduction
    • Abstract: Japan’s new health minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki has promised that medical techniques utilizing iPS cells will receive more financial support to reduce costs.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:55:00 -040
  • Japan Survey: Many Pharmacies Not Receiving Generic Premiums
    • Abstract: 40% of Japan Pharmacy Association member pharmacies are not eligible for generic drug dispensing system premiums since the requirements for the reimbursements were raised in April.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:50:01 -040
  • Taiwan’s ITRI Expands To Biomedical Field, Looks For Japan
    • Abstract: With aggressive investment by the Taiwanese government in recent years, the Taiwan Industrial Technology Research Institute is showing results in the discovery of new regenerative medicine and biomedical drugs.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:45:01 -040
  • JB, Mitsubishi Tanabe To End Plasma Derivatives Deal
    • Abstract: The Japan Blood Products Organization and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma have decided to end their sales alliance regarding plasma derivatives at the end of March 2015.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:40:02 -040
  • Positive Data But Uphill Struggle For Takeda’s Trelagliptin'
    • Abstract: Takeda has released the first detailed late-stage clinical results for trelagliptin, showing positive data for the once-weekly DPP-4 inhibitor, which is currently awaiting Japanese approval for type 2 diabetes. But a number of factors may play on the drug’s commercial prospects.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:45:04 -040
  • First iPS Cell Trial Underway But A Long Way To Go
    • Abstract: Researchers in Japan have "dosed" the initial patient in the world's first clinical trial involving a regenerative therapy based on the country's flagship induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell technology.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:45:00 -040
  • Otsuka Tries To Halt Alkermes Ride On Abilify’s Coattails
    • Abstract: FDA should not review or approve Alkermes’ NDA for aripiprazole lauroxil because it is based on only one adequate and well-controlled clinical trial, Otsuka argues.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:50:03 -040
  • Life Pharma To Build $160 Million Worth Of Plants In Abu Dhabi
    • Abstract: Life Pharma, a unit of VPS Healthcare in Abu Dhabi, said it would spend $160 million to build production facilities in a local industrial zone to make generic versions of cancer and other drugs.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:35:05 -040
  • U.S. DOJ Seeks Medicaid Pricing Data From Ranbaxy
    • Abstract: Ranbaxy Laboratories has come under the scrutiny of the U.S. Justice Department, which seeks documents and pricing data covering the drugs it supplies under the Medicaid program.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:35:00 -040
  • Sun Licenses Global Rights To Psoriasis Drug From Merck
    • Abstract: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries has licensed global development and marketing rights from Merck for its MK3222 (tildrakizumab), a treatment for chronic plaque psoriasis.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:30:01 -040
  • Novartis Urges More Transparent Patent Process In China
    • Abstract: The head of intellectual property issues for Novartis Pharma has called for China’s authorities to do more to make the patent system more transparent.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:25:03 -040
  • Piramal To Sell Diagnostics Business To DiaSys'
    • Abstract: Piramal Enterprises has agreed to sell its diagnostic solutions business to Germany's DiaSys Diagnostic Systems, according to sources.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:25:00 -040
  • China Moves To Close Lag In Stem Cell Technology
    • Abstract: China is adopting various policies that could lead to a boom in research in stem cell technology, according to the head of Guangzhou Saliai Stem Cell Science and Technology.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:15:04 -040
  • Emerging Markets Regulatory Tracker: Australia (Vol. 4 No. 59)
    • Abstract: Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration has issued amended non-clinical studies guidance needed to register a prescription medication.
      PubDate: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:00:01 -040
  • ISO Issues Two Traditional Chinese Medicine Standards
    • Abstract: The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently and firstly issued two international information standards for traditional Chinese medicines, a “Semantic Network Framework of Traditional Chinese Medicines” and “Literature Meta-data of Traditional Chinese Medicines”.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:15:04 -040
  • NHFPC Prohibits Physicians From Unauthorized Remote Medical Services
    • Abstract: The NHFPC recently held a press conference to state that no physicians are allowed to provide remote medical services away from a medical institution, according to the published “Opinions on the Promotion of Remote Medical Services by Medical Institutes”.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:10:00 -040
  • Pfizer Starts First Pharma Big Data Platform In China
    • Abstract: Pfizer has announced that its Shanghai Department of Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals officially launched a big data management platform, the first such big data initiative in the Chinese pharmaceutical industry.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:05:03 -040
  • Free Prenatal Testing To Roll Out In Beijing
    • Abstract: The Beijing HFPC has announced that free pregnancy tests will be gradually expanded from the rural to urban population, and it aims to cover the whole city next year.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:00:01 -040
  • Regulation, Reimbursement Notes From Thailand
    • Abstract: Thailand’s military junta has made few moves to tackle reimbursement reforms since a coup in May. But the appointment of a cabinet this month may signal action on health care spending levels.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:55:05 -040
  • Hisun’s Biosimilar Enbrel To Get CFDA Site Inspection
    • Abstract: The China FDA’s website indicates that Hisun Pharma’s “AnBaiNuo”, a biosimilar version of Amgen and Pfizer’s Enbrel (etanercept), will be on-site inspected within this month for drug registration purposes.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:55:01 -040
  • United BioPharma To Build $33.2 Million Plant In Taiwan
    • Abstract: United BioPharma said it would build a $33.2 million antibody-production plant a home in Taiwan, expected to be operational by the end of 2016 and making 100 kilograms a year.
      PubDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:35:05 -040
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