Baxter Pharmaceutical is voluntarily recalling sodium chloride dextrose units due to a lack of assurance of sterility and the possibility of leakage.

Nitto Denko Avecia, a CMO, said it will open its expanded oligonucleotide API manufacturing facility next month in Milford, Massachusetts.

Merck KGaA is investing $100 million in four manufacturing sites under a streamlining plan that also will result in the loss of four plants and 200 jobs.

Manufacturing has for the second time stepped on Ocular Therapeutix’s chance of an FDA approval for its new drug for pain following eye surgery.

GlaxoSmithKline is nearing completion of its new manufacturing plant in India that will be able to crank out 8 billion tablets and 1 billion capsules a year.

Mylan and Biocon have hit a stumbling block that will delay potential approval of their biosimilar of Roche’s Herceptin in Europe.

Oxford BioMedica has a new deal for up to $100 million to provide the lentiviral vectors for the personalized CAR-T treatment Novartis is developing.

UAE-based Neopharma plans to build a $100 million plant in Abu Dhabi after recently picking up a plant in Japan.

CDMO Patheon is investing $45 million in four sites that stretch from the West Coast of the U.S. to Italy.

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