Scrip is part of the Informa Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Featured Stories


J&J US Pharma Sales Under Pressure From Pricing And Generics

A 6% negative pricing impact in the US and generic Zytiga were headwinds for Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical business in the second quarter.

Sales & Earnings Launches Commercial

Genentech Signs Up Sosei Heptares GPCR Smarts For $1bn+ Deal

The companies have agreed to a multi-year, multi-target research collaboration and license deal to discover and develop medicines that modulate GPCR targets across a range of diseases.

Deals Commercial Companies

Deal Watch: Genentech Inks New Collaborations With Skyhawk, Convelo

Skyhawk continues its recent spate of deal-making, using its SkyStar platform in a deal with Genentech, which also is looking into neurology with Convelo. AbbVie buys STING specialist Mavupharma, while Recordati pays Novartis $390m for Cushing’s products.

Deals Business Strategies Commercial
Advertisement


 Recent Tweets from Scrip


PRECISION MEDICINE RESEARCH: How Advanced Data Analytics Support The Journey From Clinic to Bedside

Precision medicine offers huge promise to patients and health systems. It can also substantially increase the efficiency of drug development by enabling more focused, data-rich clinical trials.

Read more

Embedding Time-Critical Scheduling in Drug Production

Manufacturing is the engine room of the pharmaceutical industry. Ultimately, a medicine has little value if it does not reach patients on schedule, in the required quantity and quality. Download this whitepaper which discusses time-critical scheduling in drug production.

Download Whitepaper
Advertisement

 

Commercial Explore this Topic

Set Alert for Commercial

Boehringer Ingelheim To Boost Cancer Immunology Portfolio with Novel Cancer Vaccines

By buying AMAL, Boehringer Ingelheim plans to develop new therapies by combining assets from its cancer immunology portfolio with the biotech’s KISIMA immunization platform, the German pharma’s head of cancer immunology business development tells Scrip.

Deals Companies Cancer

Loss And Gain: Trade War Halves China Biotech VC Funding To US, But Asian Countries May Benefit

Chinese venture funding to the US biotech sector has fallen by nearly 60% in the latest sign of cooling in the previously booming bilateral life sciences investment sector.

China Financing

Cipla Docks Into China, Manufacturing Plans In Tow

More Indian companies are headed to China, with Cipla the latest to seal a joint venture there, though the firm has previous links with the country. Respiratory products will lead Cipla’s line-up in China, a market seen as a crucial cog in the firm’s future road map.

China Commercial

AM-Pharma Raises €116m To Finance Solo Phase III Trial

Following Pfizer’s decision not to take up an option to acquire the Dutch company, AM-Pharma has returned to the venture capital market to get backing for a single pivotal Phase III trial of reCAP in acute kidney injury.

Financing Clinical Trials

GSK's Zejula Poised To Take On Lynparza In First-Line Ovarian Cancer

The Phase III PRIMA study in first-line ovarian cancer was positive for progression-free survival in patients regardless of their biomarker status, GSK reported.

Cancer Clinical Trials

Bayer-Natco Stivarga Infringement Case Simmers In India

Bayer is battling Natco in another high-profile infringement suit in India, this time pertaining to its anticancer Stivarga (regorafenib). The case has many legs and is to be re-heard by a single judge on the orders of a division bench.

India Legal Issues

Galapagos CEO Interview: Independence Allows Us To Keep Innovating

Having signed a major alliance expansion with Gilead, Onno van Stolpe tells Scrip that any takeover talk about Galapagos would be "unacceptable and unwanted."

Deals Companies

Policy & Regulation Explore this Topic

Set Alert for Policy & Regulation

AstraZeneca’s Farxiga Fails To Get FDA OK As Insulin Supplement In Type 1 Diabetes

The UK pharma said the FDA had issued a complete response letter, declining its application for using Farxiga in the new T1D indication. Analysts suspect worries over diabetic ketoacidosis risk lie behind the rejection.

Approvals Companies Metabolic Disorders

Suspicions Raised Over Medytox’s Botulinum Toxin Amid Ongoing Court Battle

Shares of Korea's Medytox fell on suspicions that it supplied botulinum toxin to local hospitals before the product's approval in 2006. The concerns add to other manufacturing issues that have been denied by the company, which pointed to a rival as the possible source amid an ongoing legal battle over the strain used in the product.

South Korea Aesthetics

Real-World Reluctance? Despite Guidance, Drug Developers Wary Of RWE-Based Trials

Biopharma companies are reluctant to rely on real-world evidence trials, but while uncertainty remains about how these novel studies will be accepted, US and other regulators are encouraging drug developers to take a chance – and some have taken on the challenge.

Clinical Trials Research and Development Strategies

Mehta Analysis: What Do Facebook Libra And Democrats At Presidential Debates Have In Common?

Viren Mehta of Mehta Partners LLC mulls the potential of blockchain, the rapidly evolving IT resource that secures every step in a business action.

Healthcare Systems Innovation

Research & Development Explore this Topic

Set Alert for Research & Development

Positive Results Move Anemia Contender Enarodustat Towards First Filing

Japanese firms unveil pivotal top-line results that pave way for first filing of novel anemia therapy within new class of agents, but competition is high and timings remain unclear.

Japan Clinical Trials Renal

Capricor’s Interim Data Could Offer Hope For Older DMD Patients

Although only interim data from six treated patients, Capricor’s Phase II DMD study shows improvements in upper limb performance, grip strength and respiration. Cardiac performance shows positive trend, but not yet statistical significance.

Clinical Trials Rare Diseases

Galapagos CEO Interview: Independence Allows Us To Keep Innovating

Having signed a major alliance expansion with Gilead, Onno van Stolpe tells Scrip that any takeover talk about Galapagos would be "unacceptable and unwanted."

Deals Companies

Pipeline Watch: Top-Line Phase III Results With Emicizumab, Lumateperone And Dabigatran

Pipeline Watch is a weekly snapshot of selected late-stage clinical trial events announced by pharmaceutical and biotech companies at medical and industry conferences, in financial and company presentations, and in company releases and statements.

 

Pipeline Watch Approvals
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

Advertisement