BioCentury | Mar 25, 2020
Product Development

Jefferies leading push to raise up to $1B for U.S. drug packaging surge capacity

Jefferies is leading an initiative to raise as much as $1 billion to support HHS’s newly launched public-private partnership to build U.S.-based manufacturing capacity to rapidly produce hundreds of millions of prefilled medical-grade syringes. HHS...
BioCentury | Mar 3, 2020
Product Development

Latest actions see Europe at heart of global response to COVID-19

A call for proposals planned for Tuesday by the Innovative Medicines Initiative to develop therapeutics and diagnostics to address the COVID-19 epidemic is the latest example of how Europe has played a critical role in...
BioCentury | Feb 5, 2020
Regulation

Regulatory response: FDA authorizes emergency 2019-nCoV diagnostic, EMA activates emergency plan

FDA and EMA each unveiled measures Tuesday to combat the 2019-nCoV outbreak, with the U.S. agency issuing emergency use authorization for a diagnostic and its European counterpart activating its emerging health threats management plan. Both...
BioCentury | Feb 1, 2018
Politics & Policy

European Commission moves to centralize HTA

The European Commission issued a proposal on Tuesday that aims to promote cooperation among Health Technology Assessment bodies for the clinical assessment of new drugs and devices in an effort to remove duplication and discrepancies...
BioCentury | May 2, 2017
Politics & Policy

Budget gives FDA modest boost

The FY17 budget bill that is expected to be passed by Congress this week includes modest increases for FDA, including about $21 million for medical products. The bill will provide $10 million for FDA to...
BioCentury | Sep 28, 2015
Company News

Hemispherx, Emerge Health deal

...genital warts. The companies declined to respond to inquiries. Hemispherx Biopharma Inc. (NYSE-M:HEB), Philadelphia, Pa. Emerge Health Pty. Ltd....
BioCentury | Mar 30, 2015
Company News

Hemispherx Biopharma Inc, Emerge Health deal

...to requests for details in time for publication. Hemispherx Biopharma Inc . (NYSE-M:HEB), Philadelphia, Pa. Emerge Health Pty. Ltd....
BioCentury | Feb 5, 2013
Politics & Policy

BRICS health ministers partner against TB

The health ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa agreed to collaborate to develop capacity and infrastructure to reduce the prevalence and incidence of tuberculosis, including multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). The ministers said they...
BioCentury | Jan 14, 2013
Finance

Analyst tracks

Analyst tracks David Maris joined BMO Financial Group as a senior analyst covering specialty pharmaceuticals. He was an analyst at CLSA. Banker tracks Peter Day joined Piper Jaffray as a managing director in the firm's...
BioCentury | Jun 15, 2009
Regulation

Zeroing out Biosimilars

After years of debate and intense lobbying, the end game for the creation of a biosimilars pathway in the United States is approaching as Congress prepares to include provisions in healthcare reform legislation that are...
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BioCentury | Mar 25, 2020
Product Development

Jefferies leading push to raise up to $1B for U.S. drug packaging surge capacity

Jefferies is leading an initiative to raise as much as $1 billion to support HHS’s newly launched public-private partnership to build U.S.-based manufacturing capacity to rapidly produce hundreds of millions of prefilled medical-grade syringes. HHS...
BioCentury | Mar 3, 2020
Product Development

Latest actions see Europe at heart of global response to COVID-19

A call for proposals planned for Tuesday by the Innovative Medicines Initiative to develop therapeutics and diagnostics to address the COVID-19 epidemic is the latest example of how Europe has played a critical role in...
BioCentury | Feb 5, 2020
Regulation

Regulatory response: FDA authorizes emergency 2019-nCoV diagnostic, EMA activates emergency plan

FDA and EMA each unveiled measures Tuesday to combat the 2019-nCoV outbreak, with the U.S. agency issuing emergency use authorization for a diagnostic and its European counterpart activating its emerging health threats management plan. Both...
BioCentury | Feb 1, 2018
Politics & Policy

European Commission moves to centralize HTA

The European Commission issued a proposal on Tuesday that aims to promote cooperation among Health Technology Assessment bodies for the clinical assessment of new drugs and devices in an effort to remove duplication and discrepancies...
BioCentury | May 2, 2017
Politics & Policy

Budget gives FDA modest boost

The FY17 budget bill that is expected to be passed by Congress this week includes modest increases for FDA, including about $21 million for medical products. The bill will provide $10 million for FDA to...
BioCentury | Sep 28, 2015
Company News

Hemispherx, Emerge Health deal

...genital warts. The companies declined to respond to inquiries. Hemispherx Biopharma Inc. (NYSE-M:HEB), Philadelphia, Pa. Emerge Health Pty. Ltd....
BioCentury | Mar 30, 2015
Company News

Hemispherx Biopharma Inc, Emerge Health deal

...to requests for details in time for publication. Hemispherx Biopharma Inc . (NYSE-M:HEB), Philadelphia, Pa. Emerge Health Pty. Ltd....
BioCentury | Feb 5, 2013
Politics & Policy

BRICS health ministers partner against TB

The health ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa agreed to collaborate to develop capacity and infrastructure to reduce the prevalence and incidence of tuberculosis, including multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). The ministers said they...
BioCentury | Jan 14, 2013
Finance

Analyst tracks

Analyst tracks David Maris joined BMO Financial Group as a senior analyst covering specialty pharmaceuticals. He was an analyst at CLSA. Banker tracks Peter Day joined Piper Jaffray as a managing director in the firm's...
BioCentury | Jun 15, 2009
Regulation

Zeroing out Biosimilars

After years of debate and intense lobbying, the end game for the creation of a biosimilars pathway in the United States is approaching as Congress prepares to include provisions in healthcare reform legislation that are...
Items per page:
1 - 10 of 12