The Week in Review: Sino Biological Partners With Life Technologies (LIFE)  
9/4/2012 11:31:12 AM

by Richard Daverman, PhD

September 1, 2012 -- Sino Biological, a Beijing maker of biologic research tools, formed a proteomics partnership with Life Technologies of San Diego; Fosun Pharma received a $47 million loan from a World Bank unit; CompanDX, a UK diagnostic startup, raised $6.1 million from China sources; MicroConstants China, a CRO that offers PK analysis and early-stage clinical trial management services, was granted GLP certification for its new facility in Beijing; WuXi PharmaTech will manufacture a mAb for TaiMed Biologics of Taiwan that was developed to treat HIV; and China agreed to discuss giving India greater access to its markets for pharma, agriculture and IT products. More details…

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