Wednesday, March, 20, 2019 03:45:09

WUSTL’s revolutionary technique to enable drug delivery to the brain

St. Louis based Washington University’s researchers have reportedly established a new technique to overcome the blood-brain barrier (BBB), in a bid to administer medications to the brain. Sources familiar with the development claim that these medications would particularly heal brain tumors classified under the difficult-to-treat …

Glenmark Pharma’s arm to launch a generic asthma drug in Germany

India’s leading pharmaceutical company, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd, has reportedly announced that its subsidiary has acquired the marketing authorization in Germany for Fluticasone / Salmeterol DPI (Dry Powder Inhaler). If sources are to be relied on, the product is a generic version of GlaxoSmithKline plc’s (GSK) …

Hospitals to counter rising prices by launching generic drug company

Intermountain Healthcare, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, has officially announced the launch of Civica Rx, a non-profit, hospital-led generic drug company. Aimed at preventing drug shortages and cutting costs, Intermountain Health is supposedly partnering with three philanthropic groups and six other hospital systems to …