India raises concerns over FDA actions on domestic drug firms

India today raised serious concerns over the USFDA`s audit inspections of Indian pharma companies and `disproportionate penalties` in some instances and said it would submit a discussion document on the issues to the US.

CBI files additional evidence against pharma cos in Jagan`s DA case

CBI on Tuesday filed a supplementary chargesheet against three pharma companies in connection with a case of alleged disproportionate assets.

After SC rap, govt set to notify rules to regulate drug trials

After over 2,242 deaths during clinical drug trials in last five years, government plans to regulate the USD 500 million sector by bringing changes in drug laws to make lapses by pharma MNCs a punishable offence and enhance compensation among other steps.

Big Pharma races to get swine flu vaccines to market

More than two dozen pharmaceutical companies are racing against the clock to test, produce and ship more than a billion doses of swine flu vaccines to anxious populations worldwide bracing for a second wave of infection.