Asia

Ascendancy Healthcare, Quintiles collaborate in China

Monday, July 29, 2013 01:30 PM

Ascendancy Healthcare, dedicated to the commercialization of therapeutic products to meet unmet medical needs in China and other high-growth Asian markets, has announced a multi-year collaboration with Quintiles, a provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services.

More... »


Soligenix, SciClone collaborate in personalized medicine

Monday, July 8, 2013 12:00 PM

Soligenix, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing products to treat inflammatory diseases and biodefense countermeasures where there is an unmet medical need, has announced a personalized medicine collaboration with SciClone Pharmaceuticals in the company's oral mucositis clinical program with SGX942. Soligenix will receive access to SciClone's oral mucositis clinical and regulatory data library in exchange for commercialization rights in China, including Hong Kong and Macau.

More... »


Pfizer, GSK, Siemens and A*STAR form R&D consortium

Monday, June 24, 2013 03:13 PM

Pfizer Asia Pacific, GlaxoSmithKline and Siemens are founding members of the A*STAR R&D consortium program Innovative Processing of Specialties and Pharmaceuticals (iPSP). Launched by A*STAR's Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences (ICES), the consortium is a platform for pharmaceutical and specialty chemicals industry companies to address costs, regulatory compliance and responsiveness in production and processes to bring drugs to markets.

More... »

Ambrx, Zhejiang Medicine, WuXi PharmaTech collaborate

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 09:32 AM

Ambrx, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, and China-based pharmaceutical Zhejiang Medicine (ZMC) are collaborating to develop and commercialize ARX788, Ambrx’s internally developed, site-specific antibody drug conjugate (ADC) targeting Her2-positive breast cancer.

More... »

BioClinica partners for cardiac safety study in China

Monday, June 17, 2013 01:48 PM
Summary not available

More... »

Abbott initiates trial to evaluate Absorb BVS

Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:00 PM

Abbott has announced the initiation of the Absorb Japan randomized, controlled clinical trial to evaluate the Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), the most common form of heart disease. The results of this trial will support regulatory filings with the Japanese Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) for approval of Absorb BVS in Japan.

More... »

Sinovac files NDA for EV71 vaccine

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 08:07 AM

Sinovac Biotech’s NDA for its proprietary EV71 vaccine has been accepted by the Beijing Drug Administration, which will conduct an on-site inspection of Sinovac's clinical trials and submit its  opinion along with the application documentations to the Centers for Drug Evaluation (CDE) of the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) for further review and evaluation.

More... »

BioDuro opens state-of-the-art discovery lab in Shanghai

Friday, May 17, 2013 10:59 AM

BioDuro, a drug discovery services company owned by PPD, has opened a new state-of-the-art laboratory in Shanghai, strengthening its ability to provide biopharmaceutical clients an extensive range of customized drug discovery services in Asia Pacific.

More... »

GSK deal aims to grow business in Asia

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 01:30 PM

DKSH's Business Unit Healthcare, a market expansion services provider for healthcare companies seeking to grow their business in Asia, has signed an agreement with GlaxoSmithKline to provide contract sales services in both private clinics and trade channel for its antibiotic product line.

More... »

CPR Pharma Services launches Access2Asia service

Monday, April 29, 2013 10:18 AM

CPR Pharma Services, an Australian-based CRO, is launching Access2Asia, a service targeting U.S.-based companies wanting to access the Asia-Pacific region.

More... »

`

CWWeekly

February 23

Venture capital investors funding novel drug R&D three times more than companies repurposing, improving existing drugs

In appreciation: Karen Woodin will be remembered for her teaching, writing and lasting friendships

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Subscribe to CWWeekly.

The CenterWatch Monthly

February

Study grants market breaks $13 billion
Volume of clinical activity rising while growth in grant spending slows

Revisiting eClinical Technology Solutions Adoption
While use of established solutions grows, sponsors hesitate on newer tools

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Purchase the February issue.

Subscribe to
The CenterWatch Monthly.

The CenterWatch Monthly

January

All eyes on EMA’s adaptive licensing pilot
Sponsors could offer innovative drugs to patients 8 years sooner

Ice Bucket Challenge a boon for ALS research
Donations soar, but phenomenon difficult to replicate

Already a subscriber?
Log in to your digital subscription.

Purchase the January issue.

Subscribe to
The CenterWatch Monthly.

JobWatch centerwatch.com/jobwatch

Featured Jobs