Pharmaceutical Sector

Roche Molecular West Nile Virus Test Gets FDA Nod

West NileThe automated West Nile virus test conducted by Pleasanton’s Roche Molecular Systems Inc. has won U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorization

It is the second FDA sanctioned examination for identifying the virus in blood and organs.

San Diego’s Gen-Probe Inc. developed the initial test, which is marketed by Emeryville’s Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics Inc., part of Novartis AG.

Cadila Files IND Application for New Drug

Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

EU Approves Roche’s Avastin For Cancer

Avastin MedicineBASEL: According to the world’s biggest maker of cancer drugs, Roche Holding AG

Thailand will import Heart Drug from India to save $4m


P&G Posts Rs 13 Crore Profit, Declares Dividend

Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care LtdMum

Pharma Industry To Touch $20 Bn By ‘15 - McKinsey Report