Sandoz announces global deal with Polpharma

Gedeon Richter’s biosimilar for osteoporosis available on NHS

Gedeon Richter has announced that its biosimilar for osteoporosis, Terrosa® (teriparatide), is available on the NHS for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women...
Roche's Hemlibra® available on NHS

NHS England makes Roche’s Hemlibra® available on NHS

NHS England has made Roche's Hemlibra® available on NHS. It is to fund the “life-changing treatment” for thousands of people with severe Haemophilia, which...
Novartis Luxturna®recommended by NICE for use on the NHS.

ABPI says prioritise ‘vaccine hesitancy’ as UK loses measles-free status

Responding to the news that the UK Prime Minister has committed to improving declining vaccination rates, Dr Sheuli Porkess, Executive Director at the ABPI,...
AbbVie receives FDA approval of RINVOQ™

AbbVie receives FDA approval of RINVOQ™

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AbbVie's RINVOQ™ (upadacitinib), a 15 mg, once-daily oral Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor, for the treatment...
EuroEvents has launched the inaugural Compliance and Transparency Excellence in Life Sciences Conference on 26 and 27 September in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Compliance and transparency excellence in life sciences

EuroEvents has launched the inaugural Compliance and Transparency Excellence in Life Sciences Conference on 26 and 27 September in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. As a heavily...
Stethoscope | Tillotts Pharma UK recognised for supporting nurses

Tillotts Pharma UK recognised for supporting nurses education in the NHS.

Tillotts Pharma UK, specialist gastrointestinal (GI) health company excelled in its achievements during the first half of 2019 winning Gold and Silver at the...
AstraZeneca and MSD announce positive results from Phase III PAOLA-1 trial in women with advanced ovarian cancer

Lynparza in combination increases survival time in women with ovarian cancer

AstraZeneca and MSD have announced positive results from the Phase III PAOLA-1 trial in women with advanced ovarian cancer. The trial, in the 1st-line maintenance...
Research reveals that brain stiffness as we age causes brain stem cell dysfunction and identifies new ways to reverse the ageing process in older stem cells

Scientists reverse the ageing process in stem cells – brain ‘stiffening’ to blame

New research, published in Nature, reveals how increasing brain stiffness as we age causes brain stem cell dysfunction, and demonstrates new ways to reverse...
A new UK-based biotech company, AstronauTx Ltd, has received an investment of £6.5 million for new approaches to dementia therapeutics.

AstronauTx secures £6.5m for new approaches to dementia therapeutics

A new UK-based biotech company, AstronauTx Ltd, which builds on the work from the Alzheimer’s Research UK UCL Drug Discovery Institute (DDI), has received...
Drug firm Aspen has offered to pay the NHS £8m, as part of a wider package, to resolve competition concerns over the supply of a vital medicine.

Aspen proposes package to resolve competition concerns over fludrocortisone supply

Drug firm Aspen has offered to pay the NHS £8m, as part of a wider package, to resolve competition concerns over fludrocortisone supply. This follows...

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Licensing status of Avastin updated by MHRA

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