Bluebird preps for split by selling manufacturing plant to well-funded startup

Bio Pharma Dive

The startup manufacturing specialist National Resilience, which raised $800 million when it launched last year, will pay Bluebird $110 million for the North Carolina facility, bringing its North American network up to 10

Artificial intelligence can elevate pharma manufacturing

Outsourcing Pharma

Contract Manufacturing & LogisticsAccording to a leader from industrial AI specialist AspenTech, AI can help avoid costly maintenance interruptions by predicting when upkeep is needed.

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Manufacturing mix-up could blunt supply boost from J&J vaccine

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One vaccine batch being manufactured for J&J by Emergent Biosolutions failed quality checks, reportedly ruining material sufficient for up to 15 million doses

Xelum – Excelling in Continuous Manufacturing

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FDA scolds Mylan for 'repeated' manufacturing problems

Bio Pharma Dive

Though it once had a glimmering manufacturing record, Mylan now finds itself in the crosshairs of the FDA. The agency is advising the company to quickly and comprehensively assess its global operations

Axovant shares sink on manufacturing delay for Parkinson's gene therapy

Bio Pharma Dive

A longer-than-expected timeline for developing a new manufacturing process means a key study for Axovant's top gene therapy likely won't begin until 2022

Eschbach: better communication boosts pharma manufacturing

Outsourcing Pharma

A leader from the pharma software solutions provider suggests streamlining communication between shifts can avoid manufacturing snags. Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

DARPA selects continuous manufacturing partner

Outsourcing Pharma

The agency has chosen Continuity Pharma to aid in development and advancement of continuous manufacturing technology, with the help of a $1.5m Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

COVID-19 Stimulus Legislation Will Cost OTC Manufacturers

Camargo

The post COVID-19 Stimulus Legislation Will Cost OTC Manufacturers appeared first on Camargo. Tucked away in the nearly 900 pages of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES).

Optimizing tablet manufacturing complex but vital: I Holland

Outsourcing Pharma

A leader from the manufacturing technology provider talks about how companies can work to streamline oral solid dose manufacturing to remain competitive. Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

PwC joins Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre

Outsourcing Pharma

The global professional services firm has signed on the newest partner in the collaboration, aimed toward promoting innovation in pharma manufacturing. Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

Sanofi to aid Moderna on final steps in manufacturing coronavirus vaccine

Bio Pharma Dive

The French pharma has agreed to "fill and finish" up to 200 million vials of Moderna's shot at its New Jersey plant, the third such manufacturing deal it struck with other vaccine developers

Novartis joins Sanofi in aiding manufacture of coronavirus vaccines

Bio Pharma Dive

A deal to fill vials of Pfizer and BioNTech's vaccine could be the first of several Novartis signs to help others make COVID-19 treatments

Lilly hires consultant to help fix issues at COVID-19 drug manufacturing plant

Bio Pharma Dive

The New Jersey facility that ran afoul of FDA manufacturing standards is one of several Lilly is using to produce coronavirus antibody drugs

What is Registration Drift in pharmaceutical manufacturing, and how can I avoid it?

Pharma Mirror

By Dr Ash Ramzan, founder and principal consultant, Woodley BioReg During a pharmaceutical product’s lifetime, it’s widely known and accepted that manufacturing processes will drift within their specified ranges — typically due to equipment wear-and-tear and operator variance.

Continuus lands $69.3m US drug manufacturing contract

Outsourcing Pharma

The small-molecule pharmaceuticals manufacturer secured a DoD/HHS government contract to manufacture critical medicines, including a COVID-19 treatment. Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

COVID-19 underscores need to boost pharma manufacturing in emerging markets

Pharma Phorum

For the past year, life science companies around the world worked at breakneck speed to develop and manufacture safe and effective treatments to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. His experience spans sales & marketing, business development, R&D, manufacturing and operations.

Generate looks to in-house stem cell manufacturing

BioPharma Reporter

Generate Life Sciences is establishing a GMP facility in La Jolla, California that it says will enable end-to-end manufacturing of newborn stem cell biologics, bolstering supply and safeguarding clinical research.

Why cell therapy manufacture is a team sport

Pharma Phorum

Louis van de Wiel, Vice President, Site Head EU Manufacturing, Kite, a Gilead Company, reveals the complexity that sits behind the process of individualised cell therapy – and why team culture makes it work. The post Why cell therapy manufacture is a team sport appeared first on.

Biovac to manufacture Pfizer COVID-19 doses in Africa

BioPharma Reporter

South African biopharmaceutical company The Biovac Institute will manufacture and distribute Pfizer and BioNTechâs COVID-19 vaccine in Africa, with the three companies signing a letter of intent this week.

Takeda adds to cell therapy push with new manufacturing site

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The Japanese drugmaker has made cell therapy a focus, advancing three experimental cancer treatments into clinical testing with plans for two more

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Thermo Fisher Opens Plasmid DNA Manufacturing Facility in California

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Thermo Fisher Scientific continues to open new facilities that enable it to meet increasing manufacturing demands

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Arranta Bio set to boost manufacturing for growing pipeline of microbiome drugs

Bio Pharma Dive

The contract manufacturer aims to capitalize on progress for microbiome-based therapies, a field that's been buoyed by some recent clinical successes

Benefits of Third Party Manufacturing of Pharmaceuticals

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ADVANTAGES OF THIRD PARTY MANUFACTURING IN PHARMA INDUSTRY. Amongst various business models used by people in the pharma manufacturing niche, third-party manufacturing is popular. Many people know that the third-party business model gives you a chance to manufacture the products even if you do not have adequate finance. The third-party pharma manufacturing model makes the whole process cost-effective.

NuvOx Completes Construction of Expanded Manufacturing Facility.

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NuvOx Completes Construction of Expanded Manufacturing Facility. NuvOx Completes Construction of Expanded Manufacturing Facility. TUCSON, Ariz.–(BUSINESS

Catamaran Bio Announces Appointment of Joseph Gold, PhD, as Vice President, Technical Operations and Manufacturing

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Catamaran Bio Announces Appointment of Joseph Gold, PhD, as Vice President, Technical Operations and Manufacturing Catamaran Bio Announces Appointment of Joseph Gold, PhD, as Vice President, Technical Operations and Manufacturing CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS

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Ampac announces $25m expansion of pharma manufacturing facility

Outsourcing Pharma

Contract Manufacturing & LogisticsThe company is enhancing its Virginia facility to add an east coast presence for its Analytical Labs division and enhance R&D for pharma ingredients.

Fruit Lowers Type 2 Diabetes Risk + Moderna’s Manufacturing Partnerships

XTalks

The group also discussed Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing partnerships, including its latest deal with South Korea’s Samsung Biologics. Given this, CDMOs like Lonza and Catalent partnered early on with Moderna to manufacture millions of doses of the vaccine.

FDA unexpectedly rejects Alkermes schizophrenia drug, citing manufacturing concerns

Bio Pharma Dive

Though Alkermes believes it can quickly resolve the issues cited by the agency, the complete response letter nonetheless delays approval of a drug that's critical to the company's hopes of a turnaround

Novavax boosts coronavirus vaccine manufacturing capacity as key trial nears

Bio Pharma Dive

The Serum Institute of India, a go-to partner for coronavirus vaccine makers, will help Novavax boost capacity to levels matching its larger rivals

Biden Should Boost Covid Vaccine Supply With New Manufacturing Plan

NY Times

Shortages Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Factories and Manufacturing Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Acquired Immune Deficiency SyndromeTwo decades ago, the U.S. launched a program to help supply the world with H.I.V. medication. It should take a similar approach to Covid.

New manufacturing technique for flexible electronics

Scienmag

Now, researchers at Stanford University have invented a manufacturing technique that yields flexible, atomically thin transistors less than 100 nanometers in length – several times […].

Biogen partners with Ginkgo Bioworks on gene therapy manufacturing platform

Pharma Times

Collaboration will aim to address challenge of timely and costly AAV-based vector manufacturing

BioNTech to buy manufacturing plant from Novartis to bolster vaccine supply

Bio Pharma Dive

The Novartis plant will help BioNTech and partner Pfizer make 750 million doses of their shot per year, and become one of the largest messenger RNA manufacturing sites in Europe

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AstraZeneca broadens coronavirus vaccine manufacturing deal with Catalent

Bio Pharma Dive

Catalent, which is already helping the British pharma make its vaccine, will now add key services from a Maryland gene therapy plant

Altasciences' comprehensive, integrated solution for clinical supply manufacture

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Integrated CRO/CDMO solutions for accelerated and more efficient early drug development programs

BioNTech acquires German manufacturing site to boost COVID-19 vaccine production

BioPharma Reporter

BioNTech will acquire Novartisâ GMP certified manufacturing facility in Marburg, Germany: with the site set to become one of the largest mRNA manufacturing plants in Europe.

EMA approves additional J&J vaccine manufacturing site

BioPharma Reporter

The agency allows fill-finish activities for Janssenâs COVID-19 vaccine to take place at Catalentâs Italian site. Downstream Processing

Lonza Announces Manufacturing Expansions in Europe and the US with Nearly $1 Billion Investment

XTalks

Swiss CDMO Lonza Group has announced plans to expand manufacturing at its sites in Visp, Switzerland and Portsmouth, New Hampshire in the US, committing $950 million to the projects.

J&J manufacturing delays hit US vaccine rollout

Pharma Phorum

The rollout of the US COVID-19 vaccination programme slowed up this week because manufacturing delays mean no new doses of the recently approved Johnson & Johnson vaccine are available. The post J&J manufacturing delays hit US vaccine rollout appeared first on.

Emerson, Integra CMS collaborate on continuous pharma manufacturing technology

Outsourcing Pharma

The two firms are joining forces to help life-sciences customers speed up adoption of continuous manufacturing in pharmaceutical processes. Contract Manufacturing & Logistics

Arcturus Therapeutics Collaborates with Vingroup to Establish Manufacturing Facility in Vietnam for Arcturus’ Investigational mRNA Vaccines for COVID-19

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