Biological E. Limited (BE), a Hyderabad-based pharmaceuticals & Biologics company, announced the acquisition of Akorn India Limited, a subsidiary of Akorn Inc., USA.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has launched a coronavirus vaccine amid the global race to develop and distribute it. The world’s first vaccine comes even with the final stages of clinical trials to test efficiency and safety still going on.
ICMR has partnered with Bharat Biotech lnternational Limited (BBIL) to fast-track clinical trials of the indigenous COVID-19 vaccine (BBV152 COVID Vaccine) and its clinical trials were approved by DCGI by end of June.
Sun Pharma and includes its subsidiaries and/or associate companies) announced that one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries has received approval from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), Japan for ILUMYA (tildrakizumab) for the treatment of plaque psoriasis in adult patients who have an inadequate response to conventional therapies. Japan has approximately 430,000 people currently suffering from psoriasis.
Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) announced that it has completed the acquisition of intimate hygiene brand VWash from Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. This acquisition was announced on March 23, 2020 and was subject to certain closing conditions, which have now been fulfilled.