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Eli Lilly’s Weight-Loss Drug, Mounjaro, Sparks an Epic Run in Pharma Shares

Introduction Over years, Eli Lilly has undergone a significant transformation, positioning itself as the world’s most valuable drugmaker. Renowned for psychiatric drugs such as Prozac, the company faced several challenges in revenue generation during the 2010s due to patent expiration of its innovative drugs. However, a strategic shift and a focus on innovative treatments have

Cell Therapy Packaging Market – Importance and Future Potential

Over the years, the pharmaceutical industry has witnessed several advancements in drug development. It has gradually shifted from a one-drug treats all model to a more personalized approach of treatment, which involves the use of personalized cell and gene therapies for various disease indications. This shift has led to an evident change in the pharmaceutical

Pharma CMO: The Solution to Production of Complex Substances

The inherent expertise of CMOs and CDMOs is believed to be capable of enabling reduction in the time-to-market a product, significant cost-benefits, as well as access to larger production capacities and novel technologies.  It is worth mentioning that there has been substantial merger and acquisition activity in the pharma CMO market in the past few

Cell Line Development: An Ocean of Opportunities for Stakeholders

The growing pipeline of monoclonal antibodies, vaccines, enzymes, biosimilars and other therapeutic proteins have created an ever- increasing demand for highly- productive and stable cell lines. Many of the recombinant biotherapeutic products, produced in cellular systems, have been translated into commercial successes; these include ALPROLIX®, ELOCTATE® and ELAPRASE®.  Given their impact on the overall quality

Vector Manufacturing Market: Opinion Leaders Highlight Key Concerns

The growing pipeline of cell and gene therapies has led to an increase in demand for high-quality gene delivery vehicles and, therefore, has created significant opportunities for companies with expertise in manufacturing viral and non-viral vectors. In an article published last year, I discussed the growing cell and gene therapy market and how it has

Evolution of Cancer Diagnostics: Rise of Novel Non-Invasive Methods

Cancer diagnosis, today, employs a mix of invasive and non-invasive strategies. Invasive cancer diagnostic methods are generally expensive and uncomfortable. Biopsies have been the gold standard to determine the clinicopathological characteristics of cancer tissues for many years. The procedure is very uncomfortable and painful for patients and in many cases, the results are known to

Pharmaceutical Spray Drying: Trends and Growth Opportunities

Spray drying, which is already established in the food and chemical sector, is also considered to be a rapid, cost-effective, and scalable process for the production of dry powder formulations of pharmacological material. Owing to characteristics, such as reproducibility and its continuous mode of operation, the technique has become very popular in the pharmaceutical contract

Cell Line Development: A Gold Mine for Service Providers

Owing to their use in the manufacturing of biologics and biosimilars, and various application areas, such as drug screening, gene functional studies, cell-based assay development, diagnostics and tissue engineering, there is growing demand for different types of cell lines. The ‘Cell Line Development Services Market, 2017 – 2027’ report provides an extensive study of the rapidly growing market