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For logistics firm Antares, working in pharma presents challenges — and opportunities

The pharmaceutical industry is New Jersey’s perennial list topper when it comes to measuring what drives the state’s economy, but logistics is never far behind. And, just as often in the Garden State, the two...

Mountainside Medical Center recognized for antimicrobial stewardship

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center was recently recognized as a Silver Level Antimicrobial Stewardship Recognition Program award recipient by the New Jersey Department of Health. Antimicrobial stewardship programs set appropriate use standards in place for...

Cambrex invests $5M in Swedish lab expansion

Cambrex Corp., an East Rutherford-based manufacturer of small molecule innovator and generic Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, announced Thursday that it is spending approximately $5 million to expand its laboratory in Karlskoga, Sweden. The expansion will expand...

Catalent to manufacture gastric-acid drug once FDA approves it

Catalent, a drug delivery company based in Somerset, has signed a commercial supply agreement with Phathom Pharmaceuticals, based in Florham Park. Catalent will manufacture and package Phathom’s lead compound, vonoprazan, if the drug receives approval...

Rep. Norcross secures nearly $1.7M to expand health care to underserved South Jersey families

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will distribute a $1.66 million grant to provide essential health care services to underserved communities in South Jersey, according to a Monday announcement from U.S. Rep....

ACHE-N.J. honors RWJBarnabas Health’s Bill Arnold with Distinguished Service Award

The American College of Healthcare Executives – N.J. Chapter recently honored Bill Arnold with its Distinguished Service Award during the organization’s annual meeting at the New Brunswick Hyatt. Arnold is executive vice president and president...

AtlantiCare gets $2M grant to develop a violence intervention program

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center announced on Thursday it has received a $2 million grant to develop a hospital-based violence intervention program. Nine hospitals in the state in total will receive federal Victims of Crime Act...

Conduent to sell its Midas suite of solutions to symplr for $340M

Florham Park-based Conduent said Tuesday that its Midas Health Analytics Solutions suite is being acquired by symplr, a leader in enterprise health care operations, for $340 million. The deal is expected to close in...

Cooper Innovation Center gets $100K to develop chest-drainage device

Cooper University Health Care’s Center for Innovation recently announced it received a $100,000 grant from the Foundation for Health Advancement to study and develop a new body cavity evacuator used to drain fluid from...

Mink wants to make Innophos a billion-dollar brand while promoting STEM

Kim Ann Mink said she knew she wanted to be a scientist in the second grade.  “We were asked to create a three-dimensional replica of ourselves from milk containers to indicate our choice of career,”...

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