Pharma cargo theft foiled; Drug shortage resolved;

> FreightWatch International says GPS tracking helped in the recovery of a tractor trailer hauling pharmaceuticals that was stolen from a truck stop in Florida. Release

> ChiRhoClin says that a shortage of its ChiRhoStim (human secretin for injection) has been resolved, after the company worked with the FDA to get its manufacturing operations approved. Report

> U.K.-based Chester Medical Solutions has installed what it says is the first digital carton printer for Braille in the U.K. that is suitable for pharma packaging. News

Suggested Articles

The FDA asked five drugmakers to pull their version of extended-release metformin off U.S. shelves after finding carcinogen contamination.

The FDA backtracked on its earlier testing and found NDMA contamination in the extended release formulation of certain generic versions of metformin.

GSK has formed several collaborations across the globe that will use its AS03 adjuvant to develop vaccines against the novel coronavirus.