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A consortium ("the Consortium") consisting of entities affiliated with Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group, HOPU Investments, China Everbright Limited's healthcare fund ("CEL Healthcare Fund"), and WuXi PharmaTech announced today that the Consortium has signed a merger agreement pursuant to which the Consortium will acquire Ambrx Inc. The transaction is expected to…

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Novare Pharmaceuticals, which is developing therapeutic products that modulate the Receptor for Hyaluronan-Mediated Motility (RHAMM), is pleased to announce a research and licensing agreement with Lawson Health Research Institute that includes the creation of an incubator focused on potential treatments for major diseases, including arthritis, breast cancer, and lung fibrosis.…

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Visterra, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company that uses its proprietary technology platform to identify unique disease targets and design novel therapeutics for infectious diseases, and the Drug Discovery & Development (D3) unit under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore, today announced a collaboration to further the development…

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Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has submitted a 505(b)(2) New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its novel ready-to-use bivalirudin product (“RTU bivalirudin”). “Our RTU bivalirudin product contains the same active ingredient and is dosed as an IV solution at the same dose and rate as…

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended a previously granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for the investigational daclatasvir and sofosbuvir combination for use in hepatitis C (HCV) patients. The updated Designation reflects recently presented data on HCV genotype 1 patients with advanced cirrhosis…

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Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that based upon progress achieved to date, an NIH grant for the development of novel antifungal agents for the treatment of Valley fever has been extended for a second year. The additional funding is intended to support advanced preclinical studies. Valley fever, also known as…

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Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen), one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive worldwide license and collaboration arrangement with Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Achillion) to develop and commercialize one or more of Achillion's lead hepatitis C virus (HCV) assets which include…

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Pharmatek, a contract development and manufacturing organization supporting the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that it has completed installation of a GEA Niro Mobile Minor™ for the GMP manufacture of amorphous spray dried dispersions. The Company is currently completing equipment validation. The spray dryer is complemented by the Company's purchase last…

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Verde Technologies announced that Golden Valley-based Twin Cities Orthopedics, the largest orthopedic group in Minnesota, has become its most recent partner in the fight against prescription drug abuse and misuse. Twin Cities Orthopedics is the first orthopedic group to join Verde's Deterra partnership program, which provides an environmentally and socially…

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HedgePath Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and plans to commercialize innovative therapeutics for patients with cancer, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with an affiliate of Mayne Pharma Group Limited (ASX: MYX) under which Mayne Pharma will invest $2.5 million in…