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Plant a Great Vegetable Garden

Eating several servings of vegetables daily is a priority for a healthy diet. But instead of always having to run to the supermarket or local farm stand to see what looks good, why not start growing your own produce at home? Creating a vegetable garden in your own backyard (or even in window boxes, if… Read More »

Pfizer plant that is closing gets farewell warning letter from FDA

Gone but not forgotten. Last year, Pfizer stopped manufacturing and recalled products from a Hospira sterile injectables plant in India that the FDA has repeatedly criticized. It recently announced it would close the plant. That didn’t stop the FDA from issuing it a warning letter. Free Daily Newsletter Like this story? Subscribe to FiercePharma! Biopharma… Read More »

Sagent buys U.S. sterile injectables plant in boost for parent Nichi-Iko

Japan’s Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical bought Illinois-based Sagent Pharmaceuticals in 2016 to get a foothold in the U.S. Now Nichi-Iko is establishing a solid U.S. manufacturing footprint by acquiring a plant in North Carolina. Nichi-Iko says that Sagent has bought an FDA-approved small molecule and biologics manufacturing site in Raleigh from Copenhagen, Denmark-based Xellia Pharmaceuticals. The North… Read More »