04 Dec 07
Spanish pharmaceutical company Almirall has unveiled a state-of-the-art new dry-powder inhaler in which it plans to market its lead pipeline compound aclidinium bromide for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The device, developed by specialist inhaler company Sofotec, acquired by Almirall in 2006, is set to become the gold standard in inhaler design, claims the company, and will aid patient compliance with anticholinergic medication.
Olwen Glynn Owen - Pharmiweb Field Reporter
25 Sep 07
Two things; firstly among all of the great business concepts of the last few
decades the franchise model has always surfaced to the very top. Secondly,
over the next decade the introduction of hundreds of fresh, locally nurtured franchise concepts emerging within Dubai and the Gulf States will set the stage for a great revolution of nouvo-consumerism. So what are the four key factors driving this movement?
06 Sep 07
Healthcare specialist online publisher and e-business services provider PharmiWeb Solutions has been shortlisted for the Best Online Publisher awards by the UK Association of Online Publishers (AOP).
Paul Hartigan, PharmiWeb CEO, commented on the news, which was announced this week, “We’re delighted to be shortlisted for such a prestigious award.
25 Jul 07
Madison, N.J., July 19, 2007 - Wyeth (NYSE: WYE) today reported results for the 2007
second quarter and first half ending June 30, 2007. Worldwide net revenue increased 10% to
$5.6 billion for the 2007 second quarter and 10% to $11.0 billion for the 2007 first half.
Excluding the favorable impact of foreign exchange, worldwide net revenue increased 7%
for the 2007 second quarter and 8% for the 2007 first half.
02 Jul 07
Barrington James Limited currently places candidates extensively throughout the UK and Europe in many areas such as Clinical Research, Regulatory Affairs, Medical Affairs, Data Management and Business Development. Working with key Barrington James Team Leaders such as Paul Duffy, Tony Kelleher will be charged with growing the team to assist with their Client’s needs throughout Europe. Dan Barrington, Director, said “…we are delighted Tony agreed to join Barrington James Limited, he brings
11 Jun 07
The anti-EGFR targeting cancer therapy Erbitux (cetuximab), has been approved in Europe for the treatment of locally advanced head and neck cancer in conjunction with radiotherapy and as a third-line treatment in combination with irinotecan-based chemotherapy for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. New data from the phase III EXTREME and CRYSTAL trials, presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual meeting, show cetuximab added to chemotherapy is also an effective first
Olwen Glynn Owen
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