We need to build a ‘digital culture’ for pharma research : Sauri Gudlavalleti, Global Head, IPDO, Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd – ET HealthWorld

A 2017 McKinsey report describes Digital in healthcare R&D as a $100 bn opportunity. The top 7 Indian generic pharmaceutical companies spend over $1.5 bn a year in R&D and develop hundreds of products each year. In the current pandemic situation, there is a need to expand pharmaceutical research efforts while still maintaining lean lab […]

Pharma’s new normal – innovation and collaboration : Sharad Tyagi, Managing Director, Boehringer Ingelheim – ET HealthWorld

Shahid Akhter, editor, ETHealthworld spoke to Sharad Tyagi, Managing Director, Boehringer Ingelheim India and President OPPI, to know more about the impact of Covid-19 lockdown on the Pharma supply chain and how the industry is geared to innovate digitally in the new normal. How have you been able to manage the supply chain during the […]

Wealth of Serum’s Poonawalla grows fastest in India during pandemic: Hurun Research report – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: ‘Vaccine king’ Cyrus Poonawalla‘s wealth grew the fastest among Indian billionaires and fifth fastest in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic because of the strong business potential of his company, Serum Institute of India, according to a report by Hurun Research. Poonawalla has climbed 57 places to be the 86th richest person in the […]

USFDA Looks for Ways to Speed up Plant Inspections - ET HealthWorld

USFDA Looks for Ways to Speed up Plant Inspections – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: The US Food and Drug Administration is considering alternative approaches for inspections of manufacturing sites, acting upon requests from several companies, including Indian drug makers, to address the issue. The move has been triggered by the shortage of drugs — most of them supplied by Indian generic drug companies — that the US faces […]