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US poised to approve its first ‘biosimilar’ drug

9 January 2015  Business

FDA panel recommends Sandoz’s copy of Amgen’s Neupogen

Shire deepens rare disease focus with NPS buyout

26 January 2015 Business

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Approval of parathyroid hormone drug further validates acquisition decision

UK calls for fracking restrictions

26 January 2015 Business

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Environment committee wants to protect national parks and tighten regulation

US methane emissions reduction effort generates sparks

22 January 2015 Business

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White House targets oil and gas sector but gets a chilly reception from Republican lawmakers and industry

MFG Chemical fined after worker dies  

Company cited for multiple safety failings before the fatal incident

Ansun settles fraud case for $2m  

Executives fiddled timesheets to overcharge US funding agency on grants and research contr...

Biogen Idec to buy Convergence for pain pipeline  

UK firm will remain intact as a ‘centre of excellence’ in pain R&D for Biogen

Booms and bust-ups  

Chemicals industry roundup 2014

Revlon’s former chief scientist claims he was fired over safety whistleblowing  

Ex-employee sues firm alleging job loss was the result of raising safety concerns that the...

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