NJBIZ - Pharma and Life Sciences http://www.njbiz.com/section/pharma_lifescience Pharma and Life Sciences Pharma and Life Sciences en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Tue, 13 Oct 2015 19:58:45 EST Tue, 13 Oct 2015 19:58:45 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151013/NJBIZ01/151019938&source=RSS Celgene completes deal for Merck campus in Summit Celgene Corp. has completed its purchase of the former Merck Co. research and development complex in Summit, giving a new lease on life to the 1. 3 million-square-foot campus as the biotech giant continues its expansion in the city. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 13:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151013/NJBIZ01/151019938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151013/NJBIZ01/151019947&source=RSS IGI buying Canadian company's product line for 36M Generic drugmaker IGI Laboratories Inc. is buying the assets of a Canadian pharmaceutical company for approximately 36. 1 million. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151013/NJBIZ01/151019947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151009/NJBIZ01/151009773&source=RSS Nestle to open new health science RD facility in Bridgewater Nestle Health Science will open a 180,000-square-foot research and development facility at Advance Realty&#8217s Center of Excellence campus in Bridgewater, becoming the latest tenant at the 110-acre site once occupied by Sanofi U. S. Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151009/NJBIZ01/151009773&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151006/NJBIZ01/151009841&source=RSS Partners Pharmacy acquires AP Passport Cranford-based Partners Pharmacy, a long-term care pharmacy, announced Tuesday that it has acquired Tech Pharmacy Services Inc. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 13:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151006/NJBIZ01/151009841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151005/NJBIZ01/151009886&source=RSS Generic drugmaker hires consultant as new chief scientific officer Generic drugmaker IGI Laboratories Inc. has named a new chief scientific officer, it announced Monday. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 10:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151005/NJBIZ01/151009886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151005/NJBIZ01/151009887&source=RSS JJ wraps up sale of Cordis unit Johnson Johnson's sale of its Cordis medical device unit to Cardinal Health is complete, the New Brunswick-based company said Sunday. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151005/NJBIZ01/151009887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151001/NJBIZ01/151009984&source=RSS Pharmaceutical company shifts CFO's responsibilities, hires replacement Generic drugmaker Alvogen has changed chief financial officers, it announced Thursday. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 10:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151001/NJBIZ01/151009984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939982&source=RSS Bard buying out Japanese joint venture partner C. R. Bard Inc. said Wednesday it is buying out partner Kobayashi Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. 's 50 percent stake in a Japanese medical equipment joint venture. Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939983&source=RSS Amicus wraps up deal for biopharmaceutical company Cranbury-based biotechnology company Amicus Therapeutics Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of Scioderm Inc. , it announced Wednesday. Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939985&source=RSS Drug-ingredient company expanding, adding jobs in East Windsor Hovione, a Portuguese company that makes pharmaceutical ingredients, is expanding its New Jersey presence by more than doubling the size of its East Windsor facility, the township said Wednesday. Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150930/NJBIZ01/150939985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929800&source=RSS Endo completes deal for Woodcliff Lake-based Par Irish drugmaker Endo International plc has completed its 8 billion acquisition of Woodcliff Lake-based Par Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc. , it announced Monday. Mon, 28 Sep 2015 16:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929800&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/309289996&source=RSS Rutgers forming 'Bell Labs' of food It all started with a trip to Tel-Hai in Israel. That&#8217s where Lou Cooperhouse, director of Rutgers University&#8217s Food Innovation Center, was speaking at a conference on healthy foods and the model of business incubators when he made an important contact. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/309289996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150923/NJBIZ01/150929912&source=RSS BrainStorm appoints CEO BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. announced Wednesday that it has appointed Chaim Lebovits, who has been the company&#8217s president since July 2007, to CEO. Wed, 23 Sep 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150923/NJBIZ01/150929912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/150929986&source=RSS Consulting and staffing firm expands N.J. presence National consulting and staffing company Eliassen Group is expanding its presence in New Jersey, moving its Biometrics team to larger offices in Somerset, it announced Monday. Mon, 21 Sep 2015 10:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/150929986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/150929988&source=RSS Rutgers announces 'N.J.-Israel Healthy, Functional and Medical Foods Alliance' On Friday, Representatives from Rutgers, Israel's Tel-Hai College and its Economic Development Taskforce, Choose NJ and the New Jersey state government gathered at the new facility for Rutgers' New Jersey Institute for Food, Nutrition Health. Mon, 21 Sep 2015 08:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/150929988&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919818&source=RSS RD Council announces 2015 Edison Patent Award winners Gov. Chris Christie, astronomer and Nobel-laureate Robert Woodrow Wilson and New Jersey Institute of Technology President Joel Bloom will receive special honors next month at the Research Development Council of New Jersey&#8217s 36th Edison Patent Awards Ceremony. Thu, 17 Sep 2015 11:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919818&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150916/NJBIZ01/150919842&source=RSS Oncobiologics appoints chief financial officer Cranbury-based Oncobiologics Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, announced Wednesday that it has appointed Lawrence A. Kenyon as its chief financial officer, effective Sept. 15. Wed, 16 Sep 2015 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150916/NJBIZ01/150919842&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919872&source=RSS Bellerophon shift focus, changes management team accordingly There are major changes in the works at Hampton-based biotherapeutics company Bellerophon Therapeutics Inc. , it announced Tuesday. Tue, 15 Sep 2015 12:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/150919911&source=RSS Cantel Medical buys U.K. endoscopy firm for 79.5M Cantel Medical Corp. has acquired a U. K. -based medical device company for 79. 5 million in cash, it announced Monday. Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/150919911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150910/NJBIZ01/150919984&source=RSS Report to highlight N.J. drugmakers' progress in fight against cancer A number of major New Jersey pharmaceutical companies are being monitored for progress on cancer cures. Thu, 10 Sep 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150910/NJBIZ01/150919984&source=RSS