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> Incentives from Nassau County on Long Island persuaded PL Developments, an OTC drugmaker and packaging manufacturer, to expand in the area, adding 150 jobs. Report

> Mylan ($MYL) distributed EpiPens, which combat severe allergic reactions, to thousands of schools in the U.S. Report

> The Generic Pharmaceutical Association elected Tony Mauro, president of Mylan North America, to serve as board chairman for a second year. Release

> Aspen Pharmacare expects an increase in earnings per share for the first half of its fiscal year. Report

> Perrigo ($PRGO) was sued by an AbbVie ($ABBV) subsidiary and Besins Healthcare for patent infringement over the OTC drugmaker's plans to sell a version of the testosterone drug Androgel. Report

> Florida Gov. Rick Scott has done an about-face on expanding Medicaid in his state, in a move that could add 1.2 million patients to the state's rolls over 10 years. Report

Medical Device News

 @FierceMedDev: Report: Middle East, North Africa poised for major device and Dx growth. Item | Follow @FierceMedDev

 @MarkHFierce: Interesting challenge to the supremacy of surgical robots for a key procedure. News | Follow @MarkHFierce

 @DamianFierce: Allergan won FDA approval for its new breast implant, but the agency wants quite a bit of post-market data. Story | Follow @DamianFierce

> Boston Scientific reaches into Japan with spinal deal. Article

> Cheap blood test measures Hodgkin lymphoma chemo success. More

Biotech News

 @FierceBiotech: Ambit joins biotech IPO queue, seeks $58M as AML drug nears PhIII. News | Follow @FierceBiotech

@JohnCFierce: Manhandled by FDA in 2011, now a "no" in Europe. Gentium shares wrecked by fresh round of regulatory woes for lead drug. More | Follow @JohnCFierce

> Buzz: Shire's new CEO sends mixed signals on 'transformational' M&A strategy. Story

> Investors bankroll unique brains-and-beauty collaboration with $30M round. Article

Pharma Manufacturing News

> Drug shortages play role in growth at West Pharmaceutical. Story

> Mylan closes on oncology API plant as it rolls through India. Report

> China mandates track and trace while U.S. dithers. Article

> Dutch excipient player makes move on India. More

Vaccines News

> Rising vaccine prices mean fewer children immunized. News

> Indian court: Sanofi doesn't owe taxes on Shantha merger. Report

> Universal flu vaccine still 5 to 10 years away. Item

> HealthMap helps patients locate nearby vaccination sites. Article

> Australia begins vaccinating boys for HPV. Story

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