R&D: Is Indian Pharma Moving Up the Value Chain?

It almost went unnoticed by many, when in the post product patent regime, Ranbaxy launched its first homegrown ‘New Drug’ of India, Synriam, on April 25, 2012, coinciding with the ‘World Malaria Day’. The drug is used in the treatment … Continue reading

Pfizer and Biocon deal – heralds dawn of a new era for the Biopharmaceuticals Industry of India

On October 19, 2010, home grown Biotech Company Biocon, based in the IT heartland – Bangalore created a stir in Industry by inking an interesting international corporate business deal with the largest global pharmaceutical company – Pfizer. The deal will … Continue reading