Topic: sterile injectables
Pfizer's 1.1-million-square-foot sterile injectables plant in Visakhapatnam has been criticized by the FDA for poor quality testing.
After nearly five years Xellia Pharmaceuticals has started commercial production at former Boehringer Ingelheim sterile injectables plant.
After the FDA knocked the drugmaker for unsanitary standards at an Indian sterile products plant, Cipla got knocked again for not solving its issues.
Hikma has stopped production of an injected pain drug as it figures out how to fix an issue that has resulted in black, oily particles in vials.
An FDA warning letter has been issued to Cipla's sterile injectables plant in Goa after inspectors found big problems with cleanliness.
Eli Lilly has a pipeline stuffed with a host of assets and has decided it needs a new injectable drug and device plant to manufacture some of them.
Tidying up business left from last year, Bristol-Myers Squibb has completed the sale of an old-school operation in Italy.
Recipharm has been building its capabilities in sterile injectable and inhalation drugs. Now it is buying a CDMO that manufactures devices for both.
Takeda has yet to seek approval for its vaccine candidate to treat dengue, but it now has a €130 million plant and 200 jobs relying on that nod.
Private equity player Ampersand Capital Partners is backing another CDMO, this one targeted at sterile injectables.