Pharmacy

Sep 30 2016

EMEA finalises EU pharma guideline procedure

#pharma guidelines # EMEA finalises EU pharma guideline procedure By 01-Jul-2005 2005-07-01T00:00:00Z The European Medicines Agency (EMEA) has finalised a new procedure designed to make the process for the development, consultation, finalisation and implementation of pharmaceutical guidelines clearer. The response by Europe’s main pharmaceutical regulatory body, aims to tighten up and clarify new guidelines, keeping in line with the European Union’s harmonisation activities with Japan, US and other international partners through the international conferences on harmonisation for human and veterinary medicines (ICH and VICH). The procedure was drawn up in an attempt to give guidance to applicants and/or sponsors planning …

Sep 30 2016

Pharma Training Courses

#pharma training # Featured Partners Kelly Willenberg LLC is a full service research compliance organization serving clients on improving operations. She employs technologies to improve operational aspects of compliance based on client needs. She assists in the implementation of billing compliance programs, offers training seminars, builds coverage analysis and helps with process improvement. She can also assist with process improvement, quality assurance and assessing vulnerabilities in all aspects of research compliance. Read more. Grupp Global Partners LLC is an independent management consultancy offering expertise from a unique global network of leaders and experts in communications and public relations. Our strategic …

Sep 30 2016

Sun Pharma arm gets summons from US antitrust division

#sun pharma # Sun Pharma arm gets summons from US antitrust division For the year 2014-15, Sun Pharma’s sales in the US were $2.2 billion and accounting for 50% of total sales. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Hyderabad/Mumbai: India s largest drug maker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said its US arm has received a summons from the antitrust division of the US department of justice, requiring it to appear before a grand jury there. The company did not elaborate on the reasons for the summons. One of the company s US subsidiaries, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc. (SPII), has received a grand jury …

Sep 30 2016

The top 10 most expensive drugs of 2013

#pharmaceutical companies news # The top 10 most expensive drugs of 2013 The price of Gilead Sciences’ breakthrough drug Sovaldi has drawn all of the attention this year. By pricing it at $85,000 for a 12-week course, Gilead Sciences ($GILD) has been pilloried by politicians, payers and providers. But as EvaluatePharma points out, at that price Sovaldi barely makes it into the top 20 most expensive drugs. number 19 to be exact, just above Novartis’ ($NVS) Gleevec and just below GlaxoSmithKline’s ($GSK) Mekinist. Sovaldi is pricey, but if you want to talk about really pricey, then look at the 10 …

Sep 30 2016

Pharma Training and Education – NSF International

#pharma training # Training and Education Pharma Biotech Training NSF International is known all over the world for the high quality of its training and education. Whether you are looking to develop one of your people for career progression (including becoming a Qualified Person), to train a group of staff in house in changes in procedures and regulations, or to bring about culture change within an entire organization, we have the skills and programs to meet your needs. We offer courses in all areas of pharmaceutical GMP, including clinical trials, as well as training ranging from Qualified Person to pharmaceutical …

Sep 30 2016

FDA bans imports from Sun Pharma plant in India crackdown

#sun pharma # FDA bans imports from Sun Pharma plant in India crackdown By Zeba Siddiqui and Sumeet Chatterjee | MUMBAI MUMBAI (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned imports from Indian generic drugmaker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd’s plant at Karkhadi in the western state of Gujarat, in the latest quality blow for India’s drug sector. The FDA has imposed a rash of regulatory sanctions on Indian generic makers in the last year, triggering concerns about the quality of the medicines supplied by the $14 billion industry to countries including the United States, the biggest market. …

Sep 30 2016

Global pharmaceutical industry is in a strategic crisis – Business models must be adjusted

#global pharmaceutical industry # Munich, January 06, 2013 Global pharmaceutical industry is in a strategic crisis – Business models must be adjusted Three out of four pharmaceutical companies are convinced their industry is in the midst of a strategic crisis Price and cost pressure, regulatory changes and expiring patents are leading to shrinking margins Emerging markets offer the biggest growth opportunities for the pharmaceutical industry – Their market share is set to rise to almost 40% by 2016, albeit with smaller margins Pharmaceutical companies are prepared to relocate their administration (44%), R D (43%) and sales departments (51%) to emerging …

Sep 30 2016

How Is the Global Pharmaceutical Industry Doing? Market Realist

#global pharmaceutical industry # How Is the Global Pharmaceutical Industry Doing? Challenges for the global pharmaceutical industry Some of the challenges the pharmaceutical industry faces include R D (research and development) failures, changes in regulatory aspects, litigation, patent expiries, and foreign currency movements. However, the major challenge is the drug pricing, which has been a major global debate. As baby boomers age, the population over 65 is increasing. A higher incidence of lifestyle-related diseases is further fueling governments’ healthcare expenditure. The governments across the world are trying to curb these healthcare costs either by drug price revisions, asking for higher …

Sep 30 2016

Confused Over New Pharma Guidelines? GCG Event Partners

#pharma guidelines # Confused Over New Pharma Guidelines? Yes, it’s tax time again. And if you lose sleep just thinking about a potential audit of your own personal income because you might possibly have stretched the truth just a teensy bit about some business deductions you made last year well, consider yourself lucky you re not a meeting planner for one of the big pharmaceutical companies. It s possible they re all sleep deprived now that the Physician Payment Sunshine Act (PPSA) has taken effect. Thanks to PPSA, a key part of the federal Affordable Care Act of 2010, meeting …

Sep 30 2016

Pharmaceutical Company List

#pharmaceutical companies in canada # Pharmaceutical Company List Pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and allied industries encompass companies operating in every province across Canada. It currently employs highly skilled and highly paid work force including doctors, chemists, scientists, biologists, microbiologists, engineers, and other professionals. Within the pharmaceutical industry, the brand-name sector employs approximately 20,000 people, bio-pharmaceutical firms employ about 7,000, and over 4,500 are employed by the generic drug manufacturers. In addition, pharmaceutical related activities provide opportunity for another 100,000 people nationally. REQUEST INFORMATION TESTIMONIAL I just want to say thank you for your support in behalf of all the students in your …

Sep 30 2016

Boston – s biotech, pharma success will breed more success – The Boston Globe

#pharmaceutical companies in boston # Based on what you ve read recently, you might be interested in theses stories In Pa. boomers see the American Dream slipping away Boundaries to hope Flooding of coast, caused by global warming, has already begun Nick Cafardo: How does Boston compare with Toronto, Baltimore entering final stretch? 99 cents a week for the first 4 weeks Subscribe Subscribe Save 50% off the regular rate Boston’s biotech, pharma success will breed more success By Christoph Westphal July 14, 2014 Boston has benefited from an unexpected positive development in the last decade. Where we used to …

Sep 30 2016

Syros Pharmaceuticals

#pharmaceutical companies in boston # Advancing a new wave of genomic medicines Advancing a new wave of genomic medicines Working together to transform patients’ lives through the creation of novel gene control medicines Working together to transform patients’ lives through the creation of novel gene control medicines Based on the disruptive science of gene control Based on the disruptive science of gene control GENE CONTROL Researchers have long believed that alterations in non-coding regions of DNA, which account for 98% of the genome, play a key role in driving disease. However, the scientific community has lacked the tools to study …

Sep 30 2016

Massachusetts Contract Research & Contract Manufacturing – Massachusetts Biotechnology Council

#pharmaceutical companies in boston # Contract Research & Contract Manufacturing in MA Massachusetts has become a center of excellence for innovation in drug development, due in no small part to the strength of its contract research and manufacturing capabilities the CRO/CMO Cluster. To provide direct, real-time access to the CRO/CMO community and streamline access to its unique resources, MassBio launched the MA CRO/CMO Gateway in partnership with OnDeckBiotech. The Gateway is connected with the Bio BizLink which allows users outside the Commonwealth to connect to the Massachusetts community of CROs and CMOs. For biotech and drug development companies, the Gateway …

Sep 30 2016

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals

#pharmaceutical companies in boston # DELIVERING RNAi-BASED BREAKTHROUGH THERAPIES Unlocking the Potential of RNAi RNA interference (RNAi) is a natural biological method for silencing or “turning off” specific genes known to cause or drive disease. In the RNAi process, small, carefully selected molecules of RNA inhibit the expression of these harmful genes by causing the targeted destruction of their messenger RNAs (mRNA). RNAi has the potential to generate a revolution in medicine. RNAi: Timeline of Technological and Therapeutic Advances Andrew Fire and Craig Mello publish their discovery of RNAi in Nature. Nature publishes the first study to show short-interfering RNA …

Sep 30 2016

Pharmaceuticals News – ScienceDaily

#pharmaceutical news # Aug. 29, 2016 The number of cardiovascular drugs in the research pipeline has declined across all phases of development in the last 20 years even as cardiovascular disease has become the No. 1 cause of death. read more Aug. 31, 2016 A post-marketing safety study mandated by the US Food and Drug Administration has shown that a combination drug therapy for the treatment of asthma is safe and. read more Aug. 31, 2016 Two newer epilepsy drugs may not harm the thinking skills or IQs of school-aged children whose mothers took them while pregnant — but an …

Sep 30 2016

Latest Pharmaceutical Industry News – Pharmaceutical Technology

#pharmaceutical news # Latest Industry Updates LAUDA – Chillers, Measuring Instruments, and Heating and Cooling Systems LAUDA manufactures constant temperature equipment, industrial. FPS Food and Pharma Systems – Size-reduction Machines and Containment Solutions for API Food and Pharma Systems (FPS) develops, manufactures, and installs. MediSapiens – Bio-IT, Digitisation and Genomic Data Software MediSapiens develops web-based software solutions to its customers in. Micronova – Aseptic Processing, Pharmaceutical Production and Controlled Environments Micronova designs and manufactures wipers, soaps and mop systems for. Zenatek – Software Solutions for Tracking and Monitoring Pharma Cargo Zenatek is a specialist provider of information and communications.

Sep 30 2016

Editorial Guidelines – Contract Pharma

#pharma guidelines # Editorial Guidelines Author Guidelines for Submitting Content to Contract Pharma Contract Pharma welcomes opinion pieces, blog posts and articles on any relevant aspects of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical contract services and outsourcing. These include, but are not limited to, Quality Control and Assurance, manufacturing of various dosage forms, R D, clinical trial supplies and clinical studies outsourcing, packaging, drug discovery, regulatory affairs, analytical testing, methods/process validation, formulation development, technology transfer, and others. Here are some suggestions. 2. Please keep the article conversational in tone, without academic journal style or use of passive voice Articles can and should get …

Sep 30 2016

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, SUNPHARMA: NSI summary

#sun pharma # Select symbol Apply Cancel Actions Apply Cancel Comparisons About the company Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited is an India-based generic and pharmaceutical company. The Company s business segments include US Business, which includes Western Europe, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Other Markets; Indian Branded Generics Business, including Global Consumer Healthcare Business, and Emerging Markets, which include Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs). The Company s manufacturing operations are focused on producing generics, branded generics, specialty products, over-the-counter products, anti-retroviral and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). The Company caters various therapy areas, such as dermatology, psychiatry, neurology, cardiology, nephrology, gastroenterology, orthopedics and …

Sep 30 2016

Pharmaceutical Companies in Boston, Massachusetts with Reviews – Ratings

#pharmaceutical companies in boston # Boston Pharmaceutical Companies 1. Med Pharma Partners 101 Federal St. S. 1900, Boston, MA 0.31 mi Pharmaceutical Products-Wholesale Manufacturers, Management Consultants (617) 648-3828 Directions 2. Arisaph Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 100 High St, Boston, MA 0.36 mi Pharmaceutical Products-Wholesale Manufacturers (617) 986-4500 Directions 3. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc 570 E 4th St, Boston, MA 1.86 mi Pharmaceutical Products-Wholesale Manufacturers, Pharmaceutical Products (617) 268-6033 Directions 4. Merck Research Laboratories 33 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 2.41 mi Pharmaceutical Products-Wholesale Manufacturers, Pharmaceutical Products (617) 992-2000 Directions 5. Juniper Pharmaceuticals Inc 4 Liberty Sq # 400, Boston, MA 0.24 mi …

Sep 30 2016

Pharmaceutical Industry in China 2015-2020

#chinese pharmaceutical companies # Pharmaceutical Industry in China 2015-2020 July 21, 2015 04:05 ET | Source: Research and Markets This report tackles not only global pharmaceutical company interest in China but also home grown companies and their battle for position. The business environment in which they compete is analysed as are key drivers, constraints, challenges and opportunities. The Chinese Pharmaceutical market is currently the second greatest pharma market globally, after the US and in 2014 was worth $105 billion. It is forecast to increase dramatically to $200 billion by 2020 and increase its dominance as a leading player in Asia. …

Sep 30 2016

Microsoft Dynamics AX for the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry

#pharmaceutical industry # Microsoft Dynamics AX for the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry Process Industries in Microsoft Dynamics AX – the industry solution for chemicals and pharmaceuticals As a process manufacturer in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry, you are confronted with numerous challenges: you need to reduce your production and supply chain costs while simultaneously improving your ability to deliver. You are highly networked with your customers, partners and suppliers. Not only are you grappling with the rising requirements for the quality of your products, but also with the system-side registration of materials on their way from goods receiving all the …

Sep 30 2016

How “Brexit” might affect the pharmaceutical industry

#pharmaceutical industry # How “Brexit” might affect the pharmaceutical industry Anne Gulland. journalist, London, UK agullandbmj.com Big UK based drug companies have said they want Britain to remain in the EU, but would exit affect access to medicines? Anne Gulland examines the key questions Will new drugs take longer to reach the British market? This depends how the UK negotiates its exit from the EU. The UK could become part of the European Economic Area, like Norway, Liechtenstein, and Iceland. These countries are covered by the European Medicines Agency and still have access to the single marketing authorisation, meaning that …

Sep 30 2016

Chinese appetite driving demand for takeovers of Australian vitamin companies – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

#chinese pharmaceutical companies # Chinese appetite driving demand for takeovers of Australian vitamin companies Photo: Shares in Blackmores have dropped 40 per cent on uncertainty about China’s regulations (ABC News: Emily Stewart) With a strong Chinese appetite driving demand for Australian branded vitamins, Chinese companies are now going a step further and looking for takeover targets. CSPC is one of China’s leading pharmaceutical companies, listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange with a market capitalisation of $US5.3 billion, and general manager Chen Haixiang has been in Australia hunting for buying opportunities. “There are different ways we are interested in buying …

Sep 30 2016

EFPIA – The Pharmaceutical Industry in figures – Edition 2015

#pharmaceutical industry statistics # The Pharmaceutical Industry in figures – Edition 2015 THE PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY: A KEY ASSET TO SCIENTIFIC AND MEDICAL PROGRESS Thanks to advances in science and technology, the researchbased pharmaceutical industry is entering an exciting new era in medicines development. Research methods are evolving and we have many promising prospects on the horizon – from the possibilities offered by personalised medicines, to the potential offered by harnessing the power of big data. The innovative pharmaceutical industry is driven by, and drives, medical progress. It aims to turn fundamental research into innovative treatments that are widely available and …

Sep 30 2016

Pharma Industry

#pharma industry # Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News The latest pharma industry and biotech industry research from prestigious universities and journals throughout the world. Reefer slackness: Does marijuana reduce motivation?Does popular belief that cannabis reduces motivation hold true? Researchers investigate across two studies, yielding surprising findings. 2 Sep 2016 Zika treatable with existing drugs, says breakthrough studyTwo drugs already approved for other reasons can stop Zika dividing in the body and causing the early fetal cell damage that leads to birth defects. 30 Aug 2016 Vitamin cocktails: An ethical dilemma of supply and demandThe Daily Meal report on intravenous …

Sep 30 2016

Fortune 500 China leading biotech and pharmaceutical companies 2015

#chinese pharmaceutical companies # Leading biotech and pharmaceutical companies on the Fortune China 500 ranking 2015 Leading Chinese biotech and pharmaceutical companies on the Fortune China 500 ranking in 2015, by revenue (in billion yuan) This statistic shows leading Chinese biotech and pharmaceutical companies on the Fortune China 500 ranking in 2015. The ranking is based on total revenues in 2014 and has been released in July 2015. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding had ranked first with an annual revenue of about 92 billion yuan in 2014. Exclusive Premium statistic You need a Premium membership to access this statistic.Advantages of our Premium …

Sep 30 2016

Medical Market Research – Business – Guides at Johns Hopkins University

#medical market research # Business Market Research Report Databases The library subscribes to several databases that provide in-depth market research reports on various topics. Try searching these to see if your topic is covered. This database focuses almost exclusively on health care and engineering reports. Each report takes a specific device, technology, or service and studies its global (and sometimes U.S.) market: state of the technology, future trends in capabilities, who buys and sells the technology, statistics about market size and market share, and much more. BCC continually adds new reports and updates or removes older or outdated ones. This …

Sep 30 2016

AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Signs Collaborative Research and Development Agreement With Chinese Pharmaceutical Company

#chinese pharmaceutical companies # AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Signs Collaborative Research and Development Agreement With Chinese Pharmaceutical Company Agreement Is Significant Step Toward Marketing Docosanol in China SAN DIEGO, Jan 16, 2002 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — AVANIR Pharmaceuticals (Amex: AVN) announced today the signing of a collaborative research and development agreement with Shanghai New Asiatic Pharmaceutical Company, Ltd. a division of Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. the largest state-owned pharmaceutical conglomerate in the People’s Republic of China. The agreement is considered a preliminary step in the process toward marketing AVANIR’s docosanol 10% cream in the People’s Republic of China, including Hong Kong and …

Sep 30 2016

Prescription Drugs & Cold Medicines

#pharmaceutical drugs # Prescription Drugs Cold Medicines What is Prescription Drug Abuse: Some medications have psychoactive (mind-altering) properties and, because of that, are sometimes abused—that is, taken for reasons or in ways or amounts not intended by a doctor, or taken by someone other than the person for whom they are prescribed. In fact, prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are, after marijuana (and alcohol), the most commonly abused substances by Americans 14 and older. Learn more Also more about: Commonly Abused Drugs: Commonly abused classes of prescription drugs include opioids (for pain), central nervous system (CNS) depressants (for anxiety and …

Sep 30 2016

Global Careers at Pfizer

#pharmaceutical companies in nyc # Irene E. Juan Carlos P Lilis R. Liu Y. Whatever your Path, Pfizer has a career for you. Wherever you are on your career path, Pfizer has opportunities to help you fulfill your goals and reach your destination. At Pfizer, you will have the opportunity to work for and with some of the most talented professionals in any field and in any industry. We have the facilities, resources, technology and spirit of discovery to carry out and conduct the world s most advanced science and medicine and solve some of the world s most complex …

Sep 30 2016

Pharmaceutical companies in nyc

#pharmaceutical companies in nyc # Athenex Announces the Addition of James Hussey to Lead its Commercial Business Activities Athenex announced today that James Hussey has joined the Company as Executive Vice President of Athenex Pharmaceutical Division. In this capacity, Mr. Hussey will be responsible for the execution of the commercial aspects of this business unit including strategy, new products, manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing. Governor Cuomo Announces Major Expansion of Athenex Creating 1,400 Jobs in Western New York Athenex (formerly Kinex) to invest $1.62 billion in drug discovery and advanced manufacturing partnership, creating 900 jobs in Dunkirk and 500 jobs …

Sep 30 2016

What are some of the commonly abused prescription drugs?

#pharmaceutical drugs # Prescription Drug Abuse Although many medications can be abused, the following three classes are most commonly abused: Opioids—usually prescribed to treat pain; Central nervous system (CNS) depressants—used to treat anxiety and sleep disorders; and Stimulants—most often prescribed to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This page was last updated November 2014 Contents Ordering Publications Get this Publication Featured Publications ​Research Reports This series of reports simplifies the science of research findings for the educated lay public, legislators, educational groups, and practitioners. The series reports on research findings of national interest.

Sep 30 2016

Pharma compliance

#pharma compliance # The Pharmaceutical Compliance Forum The Pharmaceutical Compliance Forum is a coalition of compliance professionals and legal counsel from almost 60 research-based pharmaceutical manufacturers. The members meet several times a year, focusing on open and informal sharing of compliance information, best practices, and current developments in the field. PCF also sponsors a three-day compliance congress each fall. Welcome PCF Leadership Here at PCF we are proud of our Leadership which is comprised of five senior compliance professionals. These six Co-Chairs plan the Spring and Fall Members Meetings and the multiple Pharma Congresses .View PCF Leadership information. 2017 Pharma …

Sep 29 2016

Johnson – Johnson

#top pharma companies 2013 # Johnson Johnson 1. Johnson Johnson2013 revenue: $71.312 billion2012 revenue: $67.200 billion When he took over the CEO and chairman’s job at Johnson Johnson ($JNJ) in 2012, Alex Gorsky had inherited a mess from Bill Weldon. Problems in the company’s over-the-counter division were a drag on earnings, U.S. pharma sales were off and it faced a bunch of Risperdal litigation in which lawyers were itching to put the CEO in front of a jury. But just look at it now. Gorsky sits atop of a pharma company that sits atop of the group. For the first …

Sep 29 2016

Drug Interactions Checker – Check Your Brand and Generic Drugs

#pharmaceutical drugs # Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant Disclaimer: The information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of an appropriately qualified and licensed physician or other health care provider. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This tool may not cover all possible drug interactions. Please check with a physician if you have health questions or concerns. Although we attempt to provide accurate and up-to-date information, no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug Interactions Drug interactions overview Whenever two or more drugs are being taken, there is a chance that …

Sep 29 2016

Pharmaceutical drugs

#pharmaceutical drugs # Erelzi Erelzi (etanercept-szzs) is a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker biosimilar to Enbrel indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Troxyca ER Troxyca ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride) is an extended-release, abuse-deterrent, narcotic analgesic formulation. Sustol Sustol (granisetron) is a long-acting 5-HT3 antagonist indicated for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). Drugs in Development (Not yet approved) Ingrezza Ingrezza (valbenazine) is a novel, highly-selective VMAT2 inhibitor in development for the treatment of tardive dyskinesia. brigatinib Brigatinib is an investigational anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor in development for the treatment of patients with anaplastic. Radicava …

Sep 29 2016

Walgreens Careers – Career Areas

#jobs in pharmacy # Pharmacy Opportunities Walgreens has been evolving along with the pharmacy profession for over 100 years, so we know what it takes to stay ahead of current trends and help our patients be well every day. Over the past few years, Walgreens has used its many years of success as an anchor as we continue to expand, to innovate and to put pharmacy at the forefront of our growth. Pharmacy practice at Walgreens embraces an unmatched standard of quality care and encourages pharmacists to take on new clinical roles in the community. As a pharmacist, this means …

Sep 29 2016

Top pharma companies 2013

#top pharma companies 2013 # Novartis 2. Novartis 2013 revenue: $57.920 billion 2012 revenue: $56.673 billion As meager as 2% is, Novartis ($NVS) was among the companies on this year’s list to post growth. The pharma division beat that a bit with a 3% improvement. But with last year’s changing of the guard in the boardroom, the top dogs say that is not enough, and so an effort is on to get the drugmaker more focused on the areas most likely to grow more quickly. That means either selling or bolstering some of the units assembled under the previous administration, …

Sep 29 2016

Bayer HealthCare

#top pharma companies 2013 # Bayer HealthCare 8. Bayer HealthCare 2013 revenue:€18.924 billion ($25.969 billion)2012 revenue: €18.604 billion ($24.300 billion) Bayer’s sitting pretty as far as its pharma lineup goes. The German company counts blood thinner Xarelto and eye med Eylea among its revenue-makers, and those make up a pretty big one-two combo. Together, the pair helped Bayer’s pharma sales balloon 9.4% in 2013, reaching €11.2 billion; along with cancer therapies Stivarga and Xofigo and pulmonary hypertension treatment Adempas, they posted a combined €1.5 billion in 2013 sales. Bayer expects big things from those drugs going forward, too: The company …

Sep 29 2016

EudraLex – Volume 4 Good manufacturing practice (GMP) Guidelines

#gmp pharma # European Commission Public health EudraLex – Volume 4 Good manufacturing practice (GMP) Guidelines. Volume 4 of “The rules governing medicinal products in the European Union” contains guidance for the interpretation of the principles and guidelines of good manufacturing practices for medicinal products for human and veterinary use laid down in Commission Directives 91/356/EEC, as amended by Directive 2003/94/EC, and 91/412/EEC respectively. Introduction Introduction (33 KB) (7/02/2011) Commission Directive 2003/94/EC. of 8 October 2003, laying down the principles and guidelines of good manufacturing practice in respect of medicinal products for human use and investigational medicinal products for human …

Sep 29 2016

22 Types Of Pharmacy Jobs and Careers

#jobs in pharmacy # Pharmacy is an evolving profession. Over the years pharmacists have found new ways to leverage their status as experts in medication therapy to create new pharmacy careers that have significantly improved patient care and advanced the pharmacy profession. Here is a brief description of 22 jobs and careers for pharmacists and links for current job openings. If you know of a job we did not include please suggest it in the comments box. Ambulatory Care Pharmacist Job description. Direct patient care and management of medications for ambulatory patients; manage ambulatory clinics Requirement: Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD), …

Sep 29 2016

Contract Pharmaceutical Sales & Representative for Companies

#contract pharmaceutical companies # Sales and Marketing Services Nearly all sales are outsourced . Few manufacturers sell directly to the end user of their products. Most manufactured goods, including pharmaceuticals, travel through a logistics and supply chain between the manufacturing facility and the end customer. Nivagen is an expert at selling in the North American market from manufacturer to the hospital, local distributor and retail level. As a manufacturer, you will want to maximize your sales by using the best sales organization available. Your return on investment and market share will be determined, to a large extent, on the time …

Sep 29 2016

Health Care Industry News – Health Care Articles – Health Care Information

#healthcare industry news # Health Care Plenty of other drug companies have been raising their prices. 8:23 a.m. Sept. 2, 2016 Merck & Co. said Friday it is scrapping the development of osteoporosis treatment odanacatib and will no longer seek regulatory approval for its use. “We are disappointed that the overall benefit-risk profile for odanacatib does not support filing or further development,” said Roger M. Perlmutter, M.D. Ph.D. president, Merck Research Laboratories. An independent review of the drug confirmed an increased risk of stroke, the company said in a statement. Merck shares were not yet active in premarket trade, but …

Sep 29 2016

Pharma Compliance Group

#pharma compliance # Hospital Pharmacy Solutions The PHARMA Compliance Group offers programs specifically tailored to hospital pharmacy operations to help maintain effective compliance with the regulations enforced by the DEA. The PHARMA Compliance Group’s Background Screening Solutions are Designed for the pharma industry, whether your organization is a manufacturer, wholesale drug distributor or retail pharmacy. The PHARMA Compliance Group provides compliance services to help identify and correct issues before they result in adverse actions. Our experts can assist in enhancing your existing compliance program, or can develop a custom program that ensures regulatory compliance. Home The Pharma Compliance Group is …

Sep 29 2016

Pharmacist – Career Rankings, Salary, Reviews and Advice

#jobs in pharmacy # Pharmacist Overview Overview The white-coated professionals at your neighborhood drug store do a lot more than just fill prescriptions. Pharmacists do indeed dispense medicines, but first they check for any possible interactions with other medicines or medical conditions. They also instruct patients on how to take the medicines and will inform them about what to do if certain side effects arise. A pharmacist will also keep meticulous records, coordinate with insurance companies, supervise pharmacy technicians and keep up to date with continuing education courses. “Pharmacists are becoming a more integral part of the health care team,” …

Sep 29 2016

Indian Pharma Expo

#india pharma # Indian Pharma Expo (IPE) 2016 will provide an opportunity for the participating companies to display their products & services to the gamut of visitors, globally from pharma and healthcare industries. The 3-day expo will bring together eminent personalities from various sectors of pharma, non-pharma and healthcare industries. IPE 2016 is one stop juncture to all those who are planning to expand their business through various channels of franchise and distribution; as well as wholesalers and hospital purchase personnels who seek to buy bulk products on concessional rates. The expo will showcase the latest trends and technologies in …

Sep 29 2016

Healthcare business news, research, data and events from Modern Healthcare

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Sep 29 2016

5 health IT trends set to shake up industry

#healthcare industry news # For those healthcare providers still resistant to technology, you ve got a problem on your hands: You re going to be left behind. This is where healthcare it going with or without you. That s according to a new Accenture report, Healthcare Technology Vision 2015. which lays out five key trends in the industry that show adaptation might be the best business model. First, Accenture analysts are calling it the platform revolution that is the ever-increasing ubiquity of mobile and cloud platforms that far surpass merely the ability to track in real-time a patient’s health. Rather, …

Sep 29 2016

Contract Sales

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Sep 29 2016

Medical Market Research

#medical market research # The M3 Global Research With a panel of more than 2.5 million verified, worldwide physicians differentiated into more than 747 subspecialties, we can deliver accurate and cost effective medical market research studies. Your All-Inclusive Global Medical Research Panel Partner Panel Recruitment Response Management Honoraria Distribution Data Collection Online Market Research (web) CAPI (personal) CATI (telephone) Focus Groups Concept Labs World s Largest Healthcare Professional Panel Seeking Medical Panelists Register with M3 Global Research today and get paid for your views! M3 USA/MDLinx WASHINGTON DC M3 UK LONDON M3 Japan/M3 TOKYO M3 Korea/Medigate SEOUL A division of …