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Hemispherx links with SA biotech Bioclones on cancer vaccine

Hemispherx links with SA biotech Bioclones on cancer vaccine

14-07-2014

USA-based Hemispherx Biopharma has entered a strategic alliance to develop multiple projects with Bioclones,…

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South Africa trade group intensifies efforts on generics access

03-07-2014

South Africa’s National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturer’s has appointed its new Executive…

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South Africa regulator gives MSF access to cheaper TB drug linezolid

South Africa regulator gives MSF access to cheaper TB drug linezolid

01-07-2014

After a three-year long struggle, humanitarian aid agency Medecins Sans Frontieres has received approval…

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Adcock Ingram appoints CEO

Adcock Ingram appoints CEO

22-04-2014

South African drugmaker Adcock Ingram has announced the appointment of Kevin Wakeford (pictured) as Chief…

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GlaxoSmithKline targets strategic investments in Africa

02-04-2014

Speaking at the 5th EU-Africa Business Forum in Brussels this week, Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive…

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Pharma Summit: AIDS activists picket to demand South African reform

Pharma Summit: AIDS activists picket to demand South African reform

14-03-2014

Delegates at The Economist’s Pharma Summit in London yesterday were greeted by AIDS activists picketing…

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Call for South African govt to ensure affordable medicines for all

03-03-2014

South Africa’s National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union (NEHAWU) has reiterated its position,…

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Adcock Ingram and CFR Pharma call off merger

Adcock Ingram and CFR Pharma call off merger

10-02-2014

South Africa’s Adcock Ingram and Chile’s largest drugmaker CFR Pharmaceuticals have issued a joint…

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South African R&D-based pharma industry group says it has rejected campaign against patent reform

20-01-2014

The Innovative Pharmaceutical Association South Africa An association (IPASA), a trade group of R&D-based…

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One in five South African health care centers experience ARV stock shortages

29-11-2013

South Africa’s Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) has warned that the country’s HIV treatment program…

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South Africa sets out intellectual property policy, with focus on public health

06-11-2013

South Africa’s government’s policy on intellectual property (IP), which is currently under discussion,…

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“Generics, Get the Facts Straight” - subject of South Africa workshop

“Generics, Get the Facts Straight” - subject of South Africa workshop

29-10-2013

South Africa’s National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (NAPM) held a workshop for health…

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Health activists in South Africa urge govt to “stop blindly handing out” pharma patents

Health activists in South Africa urge govt to “stop blindly handing out” pharma patents

18-10-2013

Marching in Pretoria yesterday in support of government-proposed patent law reforms, Medicines Sans Frontieres,…

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TAC views “pharma myths” around South Africa’s patent law reform

11-10-2013

As the Fix the Patent Laws campaign gains traction and South Africa moves closer towards the kind of…

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Increased use of generic drugs in South Africa could save health sector 400 million rand

Increased use of generic drugs in South Africa could save health sector 400 million rand

02-10-2013

In South Africa, a switch of 5% of the volume of branded medicines to a generic equivalent could save…

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