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Breast cancer drugs boost Q1 sales at Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche Breast cancer drugs such as Herceptin as well as new uses for multi-cancer drug Avastin helped Swiss pharmaceutical firm Roche grow sales by 3 percent during the first quarter. Group sales rose 3 percent to 11.83 billion Swiss francs…

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A fast-growing Sunderland based specialist pharmaceuticals company is creating high quality jobs after moving into larger premises and building a new state of the art manufacturing operation, two years ahead of its original business plan. Rokshaw was set up by brothers Richard and Jonathan Hodgson in 2012 as a supplier…

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Acquires BioOutsource, a U.K.-based CRO Says BioOutsource has been operating in the biotechnology market since 2007, and in the last twelve months earned revenue of aobut 9 million euros ($9.70 million) with about 85 employees Contractual parties agreed not to disclose any further details of transaction   reuters.com  

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. launched a $40 billion bid for Mylan NV, bringing into focus the latest battle lines in a fight for heft in the drug industry. Teva, an Israeli company that says its medicines account for one out of every eight prescriptions in the U.S., revealed the $82-a-share…

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Axxess Pharma Inc. (OTC: AXXE) a specialty pharmaceutical and nutritional supplements company is pleased to announce they have signed a long-term manufacturing, marketing and distribution agreement with 8E6Tong Private Company Ltd (Tong)., a Singapore-registered company with a manufacturing facility located in Tongxiang, China. Under the agreement, Tong will be launching…

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Nutra Pharma Corporation (OTC: NPHC), a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and Pain, announced today that they have engaged the Vancouver Commodities Group (VCG) to begin the process of identifying and vetting potential distributors in China for the Company's…

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Multiple-injection study for the osteoarthritis drug Ampion didn’t reach its primary endpoint against the saline control Ampio Pharmaceuticals Inc. said Monday that its drug to treat pain resulting from osteoarthritis failed to reach its primary endpoint in a late-stage study, sending shares plunging nearly 70% in early trading. The Englewood,…

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Claris Lifesciences shares are on watch after PE investor Carlyle exited. Carlyle sold 11.29 per cent in the company in a block deal on Monday at Rs. 277 a share, according to BSE data. The data showed that among other investors, Emsaf Mauritius and Tata AIA Life Insurance Company bought…

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Japanese drugmaker Daiichi Sankyo will exit from Sun Pharma by selling its 9% stake in India's largest drugmaker by market value for roughly Rs 18,000 crore in block trades in the stock market, two people with direct knowledge of the development said. Daiichi, which sold Ranbaxy Laboratories to Sun Pharma…

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is preparing an unsolicited offer for rival Mylan NV, people with knowledge of the matter said, in what could be the drug industry’s largest takeover attempt this year. The Israeli company could make a public bid for Mylan, which has a market value of $33.3 billion,…