FDA taking closer look at ER drugs; Capsugel buys ionic liquids IP; FDA's Yu says agency wants quality top of mind;

> The FDA's Lawrence Yu, acting director of CDER's Office of Pharmaceutical Science, says the agency is making progress on quality manufacturing. Report

> India's Immunologicals, part of the National Dairy Development Board, will build a new veterinary vaccine manufacturing facility in Pondicherry. Story

> Capsugel has acquired the intellectual property for the ionic liquids technology developed at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University. Release

> Healthcare packaging maker Platinum Press has bought a 60,000-sq.-ft. packaging facility in Pine Brook, NJ. Report

> The FDA says it will begin taking a closer look at how well extended-release drugs work, including how they are manufactured. Story