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October 11, 2021 Off

Sandoz completes acquisition of GSK’s cephalosporin business

By Dino Mustafić

Sandoz, a Novartis division, has acquired rights to three established brands (Zinnat, Zinacef and Fortum) in more than 100 markets, further reinforcing its leading global position in antibiotics. In 2020,...

USA

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October 12, 2021 Off

Hikma launches Micafungin for Injection

By Dino Mustafić

Hikma Pharmaceuticals has announced it launched Micafungin for Injection through its US affiliate, Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. The company has launched 50mg and 100mg doses.

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April 22, 2021 Off

Large NIH clinical trial will test polyclonal antibody therapeutic for COVID-19

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A Phase 2/3 trial to evaluate a new fully-human polyclonal antibody therapeutic targeted to SARS-CoV-2, called SAB-185, has begun enrolling non-hospitalized people with mild or moderate cases of COVID-19. The trial, ACTIV-2, is sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy...

April 13, 2021 Off

Drug testing approach uncovers effective combination for treating small cell lung cancer

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Researchers from the National Institutes of Health have identified and tested a drug combination that exploits a weakness in small...

March 25, 2021 Off

Scientists find evidence that novel coronavirus infects the mouth’s cells

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An international team of scientists has found evidence that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, infects cells in the mouth....