Unit-dose demand rising; Roche readies in Chile;

> Citing growth in demand for its blister and unit-dose packaging services from drug and nutrition product customers, Compass Pharma Services has installed an Uhlmann high-speed blister packaging machine. Release

> Roche has signed Kuehne + Nagel to handle end products and raw materials, including temperature-controlled biotech products and psychotropic medicines, in Chile. Article

> UK-based generics maker Crescent Pharma is outsourcing its drug safety activities to APC Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals. Release

> Capsugel anticipates the 2011 completion of a 14,500-square-foot its office, lab and production space expansion begun last month. Article

> China-based Jiangbo Pharmaceuticals has received renewal of its Good Manufacturing Practices Certificate for Pharmaceutical Products from the State Food and Drug Administration. Article

> Lonza is strengthening its platform in Asia at the expense of its sites in Conshohocken, PA; Shawinigan, Canada; and Wokingham, UK in 2010. Article

Webinar

Using AI and RWD to Uncover Rare Disease Insights, Accelerate Commercialization and Improve Patient Outcomes

Wednesday, March 24 | 2pm ET / 11am PT

Learn how IPM.ai transformed real world data into real world insights to assist Audentes in their development of AT132 for the treatment of XLMTM. The session reviews how IPM.ia and Audentes collaborated to uncover the XLMTM patient population.