Latest Scrip World Pharmaceutical News Stories

2010-11-05 06:00:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Scrip, a leading global pharmaceutical and biotech news organization, honored Abbott (NYSE: ABT) with two 2010 Scrip Awards for its business excellence and strong management. "We are honored to receive these two prestigious awards on behalf of our 90,000 employees worldwide," said Miles D. White, chairman and chief executive officer, Abbott. Abbott received awards for Pharma Company of the Year and Management Team of the Year at Scrip's...

2010-09-27 08:28:00

NEW YORK, September 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Scrip, the market-leading international pharmaceutical and biotech information provider, has appointed Christopher Bowe to the post of US Healthcare Analyst as part of its expansion of an analyst team to serve subscribers. With his appointment, Bowe will help expand the high-value original and topical analysis of pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, policy and regulation, as well as engage and serve customers through Scrip's tailored...

2010-08-26 03:13:35

London, Aug 11, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - Scrip has published the first edition of the Scrip Asia 100 - its comprehensive analysis of the pharmaceutical industry's performance and prospects in Asia. In parallel, Scrip has launched a dedicated new website, www.scripasia100.com.Published by Informa and combining the expertise of Scrip's writers, editors and analysts, Scrip Asia 100 provides a view on the healthcare industry from Asia, with a breadth of content which reflects the diversity of Asia...

2009-09-11 04:30:00

LEUVEN, Belgium, September 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - ThromboGenics' Significant Achievements Over the Last Year are Recognised in Nominations ThromboGenics NV (Euronext Brussels: THR), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for eye disease, vascular disease and cancer, announced today that it has been shortlisted for both the "Biotech Company of the Year" and "Licensing Deal of the Year" awards at the Scrip Awards 2009....

2008-12-15 05:00:00

BOSTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL), a leading global biopharmaceutical services provider, today announced that the Company has been named the "Best Contract Research Organization (CRO)" by Scrip World Pharmaceutical News. The award was presented to PAREXEL at the fourth annual Scrip Awards ceremony held on December 10, 2008 in London, England. The Scrip Awards are designed to celebrate innovation and a continued commitment to...

2008-07-25 12:01:21

China's State Council has published a white paper that reviewed the overall progress achieved in the pharmaceutical industry. The document focused on various legislative and administrative changes taken by the government and highlighted the hurdles that are yet to be overcome by the Chinese pharma industry, according to Scrip World Pharmaceutical News. According to the document, there are approximately 6,900 pharmaceutical enterprises in China that are producing 1,500 types of drug...

2008-07-11 12:01:05

Pharma companies can no longer depend on incremental changes to secure their future but should decide on what they want to focus on, for example, whether to continue to serve a large market base or mobilize resources for developing specialty treatments, Scrip World Pharmaceutical News has said quoting a PricewaterhouseCoopers report. Whatever choices these companies make on their future direction, they will have to make fundamental changes in the way they work, the report said. The...

2008-07-08 12:01:16

RALEIGH, N.C., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical Institute, a subsidiary of Campbell Alliance, the leading management consulting firm specializing in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, today announced the release of a revised edition of "Understanding Pharma", updated to reflect a dynamic market environment and offering key new insights on how pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies work. The new edition of "Understanding Pharma" analyzes nine key functional areas within a...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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