Panacea Biotech, Serum Institute in polio vaccine tie-up

Panacea Biotec said it signed two long-term agreements with the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd, for manufacturing polio vaccines with a potential market size of $1.25 bln per year. The vaccine will also protect against six other diseases — Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenza type B & Polio. […]

Zydus Cadila ties up with Takeda Pharmaceuticals for chikungunya vaccine

Zydus Cadila, a global healthcare provider, and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, one of the world´s largest pharmaceutical companies, announced a partnership to develop vaccine for chikungunya, an emerging infectious disease. The broadbased agreement includes early stage development to the final commercialisation of the vaccine against chickungunya. There is currently no vaccine to prevent or medicine to treat […]