Blackstone gets European nod for spinal devices:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Blackstone Medical has CE-marked for sale in Europe its devices for treating disorders of the spine. The products consist of cervical, thoracic and lumbar instrumentation systems and minimally invasive discectomy instruments. The Springfield, Massachusetts firm says it expects to start distribution of the products in most major European markets in the next few months.
You may also be interested in...
Lannett will launch a further seven products in fiscal 2021, after launching four products recently in the first quarter of FY21. The company also plans to pay off its Term Loan ‘A’ in full, by the end of November 2020.
Pfizer has now received a formal European Commission approval for its Nyvepria biosimilar pegfilgrastim. The approval puts the firm in direct competition with several other versions of the Neulasta original.
AstraZeneca's research head admits that the half dose approach was a lucky mistake – but one that could boost the vaccine's effectiveness and supplies. The US regulator may not be persuaded, however.