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Big data in pharmaceutical: big future?

The pharmaceutical sector is one of the UK’s largest manufacturing sectors in terms of employment and economic value. But after years of rising costs and a falling behind in efficiency, the industry has turned to big data to help shape...
Omron’s robotic solution met Secure Technologies zero defects objective

Swab manufacture made easy with robots

Secure Technologies has developed an efficient and cost-effective solution based on an Omron SCARA robot to improve the manufacturing process for water-testing swabs. ...

UK drug firm Shire pushes US takeover

British drug company Shire is urging a buyout from US competition AbbVie following the firm's most recent bid of £53.20 per share the BBC has reported. ...
GSK ordered to review manufacturing by FDA

GSK ordered to review manufacturing by FDA

GlaxoSmithKline, the UK’s biggest pharmaceutical company, has been ordered to review its global manufacturing operations after it was discovered a Canadian subsidiary failed to meet quality requirements during production of a flu vaccine. ...



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