New app for those interested in green chemistry; Counterfeiters ordered to repay Pfizer, Lilly;

@EricPFierce: BASF says it has finally gotten the Pronova deal closed making it one of the largest fish oil producers in the world. Release | Follow @EricPFierce

> Danish enzyme biotech Novozymes has acquired the industrial enzyme business of Ottawa, Canada-based Iogen. Release

> Here's the FDA's MAPP for cooperation between the Office of Pharmaceutical Science and Office of Compliance in managing CDER's drug-quality oversight program. Document (pdf)

> Pluristem Therapeutics ($PSTI), a developer of placenta-based cell therapies, has started production at a new plant that will allow it to make 150,000 doses annually. Item

> Francis Ortiz Gonzalez, 36, who figured prominently in a scheme by Chinese counterfeit drugmakers to sell products in the U.S., has been given a two-year prison sentence and ordered to pay nearly $325,000 in restitution to Pfizer ($PFE) and Eli Lilly ($LLY). Release

And Finally Are you interested in finding some green chemistry info for handling drugmaking solvents? There is now an app for that. Item

Launch Readiness

Optimize cross-functional collaboration and engage with key stakeholders for the successful launch of a product

Join the Launch Readiness for Medical Affairs & Communications Teams Summit to learn best practices in taking a structured approach to enhance medical affairs activities surrounding a launch and increase knowledge and communication with thought leaders.