Apotex gets FDA ultimatum; Teva recalls propofol

> Apotex got an ultimatum from the FDA: Fix your manufacturing problems, or forget introducing new meds in the U.S. Report

> Teva, maker of the anesthetic propofol, has a massive recall underway following dozens of patients getting sick from two batches. Bacterial contamination is the chief suspect. Article

> EMCOR will provide facilities and energy management services for Patheon at the contract manufacturer's three U.S. plants in Manati and Caguas, Puerto Rico, and Cincinnati. Release

> A groundbreaking ceremony took place recently for a planned 200,000-square-foot, $30-million Viva Biopharm manufacturing plant in Blaine, WA. Article

> The Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria cites an increasing rate of fake pharmaceutical products in circulation, and attributed the trend to the failure of manufacturers to conform to standards. Article