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June 16, 2014
05:18 EDTNVSNovartis Holly Springs facility becomes first FDA-licensed pandemic-ready site
Novartis announced that the FDA licensed its manufacturing facility in Holly Springs, N.C. for the production of cell-culture influenza vaccines. This is the first U.S. facility of its kind and is now approved for commercial production. The site will produce seasonal and pre-pandemic influenza vaccines, and has the capacity to significantly ramp up production in the event of a pandemic. Cell-culture technology is a modern alternative to manufacture influenza vaccines without chicken eggs, with potential to rapidly respond to a pandemic.
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August 20, 2014
12:06 EDTNVSNovartis treatment for pigmented villonodular synovitis gets orphan designation
According to a post on the FDA's website, Novartis' recombinant human monoclonal antibody of the IgG1 kappa class against human macrophage colony-stimulating factor received orphan designation. Reference Link
05:17 EDTNVSNovartis provides drug candidate compounds to TB Alliance
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August 19, 2014
05:11 EDTNVSGamida Cell announces investment, option agreement with Novartis
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August 18, 2014
07:35 EDTNVSApricus Biosciences launches topical ED treatment in Germany
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August 11, 2014
05:18 EDTNVSNovartis reports LCZ696 significantly reduced cardiovascular deaths
New data revealing the reduction in cardiovascular, or CV, deaths with Novartis' LCZ696 in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, or HF-REF, will be presented at the European Society of Cardiology, or ESC, Congress 2014. The 8,442 patient study, PARADIGM-HF, was specifically designed to see if LCZ696 could increase survival over and above what can be achieved with ACE-inhibitor enalapril in addition to current best treatment in HF-REF patients. In March the Data Monitoring Committee overseeing the study confirmed those given LCZ696 were significantly less likely to die from CV causes, leading to the trial being closed early. LCZ696 significantly reduced cardiovascular deaths in head to head study against enalapril, in addition to current best treatment, in patients with HF-REF. PARADIGM-HF is the largest heart failure study ever conducted and was stopped early in March due to compelling efficacy. LCZ696 was recently granted FDA Fast Track status and rolling submission expected to be complete by end of year.

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