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# pharma - Monday 13 July, 2020

Nearly three-quarters of Irish people say they would 'likely' get Covid-19 vaccine

That’s according to a new survey carried out for the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association.

# pharma - Thursday 6 September, 2018

350 jobs being created by pharma company in Galway

The Chanelle Group makes health products for both animals and humans.

# pharma - Friday 13 July, 2018

Johnson and Johnson ordered to pay $4.69 billion damages in talcum powder cancer case

The plaintiffs said using the talc for personal hygiene had caused ovarian cancer.

# pharma - Saturday 3 September, 2016

How a life-saving device turned into a PR nightmare for one pharma firm

Drugs manufacturer Mylan jabbed itself in the foot when it bumped up the price of the EpiPen.

# pharma - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Tipperary pharma plant to close with 100 job losses

Workers at the Ranbaxy plant were informed of the decision today.

# pharma - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Opinion: Deforestation isn't just changing our climate, it could be destroying life-saving medicines

The impact on the local biodiversity in the deforested areas is detrimental and potentially irreversible.

# pharma - Friday 9 May, 2014

South Dublin County Council staff vote for industrial action

The vote followed a decision by South Dublin County Council management to abolish ‘acting’ positions.

# pharma - Thursday 3 April, 2014

US pharmaceutical company announces 200 new jobs for Dublin

Alexion will spend around €75 million creating 200 new jobs over the next two years in west Dublin.

# pharma - Monday 10 February, 2014

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals

The company are to build a new plant by 2016 which will employ up to 160 people during construction.

# pharma - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Good jobs news: Pharmaceutical company announces 42 high-tech jobs for Dublin

Aspen is one of the biggest generic drugs companies in the world.

# pharma - Friday 26 July, 2013

50 jobs created at Dublin pharmaceutical plant

Alexion Pharmaceuticals has already begun recruiting for the new jobs which are due to be in place by the end of the year.

# pharma - Monday 21 January, 2013

Negotiations underway over new CF drug deemed 'too expensive'

Irish health authorities will negotiate the price of a “groundbreaking” new treatment for cystic fibrosis, which would currently cost the State more than €28 million annually.

# pharma - Friday 20 April, 2012

Government official defends indemnity for swine flue vaccine makers

A report published yesterday has confirmed the link between an increased risk of narcolepsy and the H1N1 vaccine Pandemrix.

# pharma - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

€19bn worth of Irish drug exports at risk as drug patents expire Exports This post contains videos

€19bn worth of Irish drug exports at risk as drug patents expire

A predicted fall-off in exports due to patent expiration could account for a sales drop as large as 52 per cent by 2013.