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Archive for April 14th, 2010

Liquid immunoglobulin (Gammagard) helps preventing brain shrinkage in Alzheimer’s patients, claims Baxter

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 20:22

Intravenous human immune globulin (Gammagard) developed by Baxter Inc could help preventing brain shrinkage in Alzheimer's disease patients.

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Suven Life receives Japanese patent for CNS lead

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 20:13

Suven Life Sciences Ltd, Indian CRAMS player, has been granted product patent from the Japanese Patent Office (JPO).

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Aurobindo’s generic ondansetron (Zofran) pills gets US approval

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 19:52

Aurobindo Pharma Limited, a leading APIs an generics player from India, has received the final approval for ondansetron orally disintegrating tablets (ODT) from US FDA.

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Gennova Bio launches biogeneric pegfilgrastim (Pegex) in India

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 19:33

Gennova Biopharmaceuticals has launched the bio similar pegfilgrastim Pegex for the treatment of cancer patients in India.

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Obeticholic acid cuts down serum alkaline phosphatase levels in cirrhosis: Intercept

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 19:07

Obeticholic acid, an experimental drug developed by Intercept Pharmaceuticals, can help in the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis at EASL.

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Rural sales to drive India among top ten global pharma markets by 2020: PwC

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 8:49

India will be one of the top 10 sales markets by 2020, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Global pharma looks to India: Prospects for growth.

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Venus to launch cancer detection test VRP 1620 (endothelin) in India soon: Reports

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 8:46

Venus Remedies may launch a diagnostic product VRP 1620 (endothelin) to detect cancer in Indian soon, reports said.

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Glenmark may get 180-day exclusivity for anti-malarial Malarone generic after patent dispute settlement with Glaxo

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 5:58

GlaxoSmithKline LLC has settled out of court a patent dispute with Glenmark on the generic version of its anti-malarial Malarone tablets.

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Dextromethorphan/quinidine (Zenvia) is safe to treat pseudobulbar affect: Avanir

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 5:48

Dextromethorphan/quinidine (Zenvia) is safe and effective in treating the neurologic disease Pseudobulbar affect (PBA), annouced Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Oral pill to treat multiple sclerosis Gilenia by Novartis under regulatory review

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 5:09

Novartis investigational multiple sclerosis therapy Gilenia (FTY720) could become the first oral therapy against multiple sclerosis (MS).

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