Sunday, 18 August 2019

Generics News

  • Prasco Lab to market generics version of Colcrys in US

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: US generics firm, Prasco Laboratories, has entered into alliance with US subisdiary of Japanese pharmaceutical compamy, Takeda, to distribute Colchicine tablets, the generic vers...Read more

  • Jubilant smoking cessation aid gets FDA nod

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: India's leading pharma company, Jubilant Life Sciences received an approval from the US FDA for its anti-depressant drug, Bupropion Hydrochloride. The company said in a statemen...Read more

  • Aussie's IDT to manufacture 23 generic drug

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: US FDA has accepted the transfer of ownership of 23 generic drug products to Australia based IDT. Formalising change of ownership is a process whereby the vendor and the purchase...Read more

  • Novartis case hearing against Indian patent office on Sept 11

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Aug, 2012

    Bangalore: The Supreme Court will take up the landmark case involving swiss drugmaker Novartis and India's patent office on September 11, 2011. The case was due to come up for hearing on Au...Read more

  • Generics will lead to $7 bn loss for statins market

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: GBI Research has highlighted that the introduction of generic statins has kick started a decline in the global statins market and this is expected to lead to a loss of over $7 bi...Read more

  • Sun Pharma's founder named India's 3rd richest

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: For the first time, founder of leading Indian drugmaker Sun Pharmaceuticals, Mr Dilip Shanghvi has been named in the top three of India's richest men. Mr Shanghvi has made an ap...Read more

  • Mylan launches generic of Pfizer's antifungal drug

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: US-based Mylan Pharmaceuticals has launched generic version of Pfizer's Vfend, Voriconazole for Oral Suspension, 40 mg/mL. Mylan was the first company to have filed a substantia...Read more

  • Cipla wins patent case against Roche

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2012

    Bangalore: India's generics giant Cipla has won a landmark patent case against Swiss drug maker Roche in the Delhi High Court. Roche had filed a patent infringement case against Cipla in 20...Read more

  • Sun Pharma registers Rs 1391 crores profit in Q1

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Posting a net profit of Rs 1391 crores in Q1, Sun Pharma exhibited a flat growth in line with the market expectations. India's most valued drug maker said that the process of acq...Read more

  • Teva patent request rejected by US Supreme Court

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: The US Supreme Court declined a request from Teva Pharmaceutical for a stay of an appeals court ruling that would void patent protection for its $4 billion-a-year multiple sclero...Read more

  • Daiichi Sankyo seeks approval for TB drug in Japan

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Daiichi Sankyo's generic subsidiary, Daiichi Sankyo Espha has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) seeking approval for its synthetic broad-spectrum oral antibact...Read more

  • Aurobindo to acquire Actavis generics unit in EU

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jan, 2014

    Mumbai: India-based Aurobindo Pharma intends to acquire Actavis' generics commercial operations in seven markets in Western Europe. The transaction is conditional on certain antitrust appro...Read more

  • Ranbaxy sues Actavis to stop acne generic sale

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Dublin headquartered generic drugmaker Actavis has now been caught in a legal tangle after Indian drug major Ranbaxy Laboratories filed a legal case against the company. Ranbaxy...Read more

  • IPAB revokes patent for GSK's anti-cancer drug

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Aug, 2013

    New Delhi: In yet another blow to multinational companies operating in India, the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) has revoked the patent for UK drug maker GlaxoSmithKline's GSK...Read more

  • TWi appoints new CEO to boost US market

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Mar, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan based TWi Pharmaceuticals has appointed Ms Tina Guilder as President and CEO and Ms Eva Ho as CFO to step up the US operation. TWi Pharmaceuticals announced that Ms Guild...Read more

  • German firm buys $200 mn stake in Indian generic company

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Gland Pharma, a leading Indian pure-play generic injectable pharmaceutical products company, has signed an agreement under which KKR, a global investment firm, will acquire a min...Read more

  • Biocon: A nesting ground for biotech spinoffs

    Generics |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2014

    It has added one more feather to its cap by being the nesting ground to churn out new start-ups. It is an informal incubation lab for new spinoffs. Biocon, without any hesitance, is the mo...Read more

  • FAPA: Indian pharma to fatten in biosimilars era

    Generics |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: The Federation of Asian Pharmaceuticals Association (FAPA) said that the upcoming patent cliff will be advantageous for the Indian drug makers as biosimilars are all set to make ...Read more



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