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US Spending on Prescription Drugs Increased Moderately in 2011
By Patricia Van Arnum
Generic-drug incursion and reduced demand contribute to modest gains.
FDA Issues Final Guidance for Media Fills for Validation of Aseptic Preparations for PET Drugs
By Amy Ritter
FDA has released a final guidance describing cGMP for preparing media fills for validation of aseptic preparations for positron emission tomography drugs.
Illumina Urges Shareholders to Reject Roche Offer
By Stephanie Sutton
Illumina has sent a fourth letter to shareholders urging them to reject Roche's offer of $51 per share, which Illumina claims is opportunistic and undervaluing the company.
McCoy to Leave J&J, Gorsky Prepares to Take Over
By Angie Drakulich
Johnson & Johnson announced this week that Sheri S. McCoy, vice-chairman of the Executive Committee, has resigned from the company. She was considered to be in line for the CEO position.
Week of Apr. 9, 2012: Amgen to Acquire KAI Pharmaceuticals; BASF, Catalent Enter into Bioavailability Collaboration; and More
Amgen to Acquire KAI Pharmaceuticals; BASF, Catalent Enter into Bioavailability Collaboration; and More.

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