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Meet the world's smallest pacemaker

This new device from Medtronic is less than one-tenth the size of a conventional pacemaker and is placed directly in the heart.
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Projecting growth for the antimicrobial plastic market
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Projecting growth for the antimicrobial plastic market

Packaging and healthcare applications to help drive demand for these products, with MarketsandMarkets forecasting their worth to reach $3.6 Billion by 2020.
CombiMatrix selects Cryoport as logistics partner. Here we see a Cryoport shipper in transit.
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CombiMatrix selects Cryoport as logistics partner

Clinical diagnostic laboratory CombiMatrix teams with Cryoport for the distribution of its new CombiPGS™ genetic screening test.
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Biosimilar naming system comes under fire

Industry groups, drug companies criticize proposals citing usability issues.
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Pharma market grows in Mexico

The Mexican pharmaceutical market is the now second largest in Latin America, increasing the demand for packaging.
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All-natural cocktail mixers adopt aseptic carton packaging

‘A revolution for the cocktail mixer category,’ according to Powell & Mahoney, a new aseptic carton for the company’s products preserves the mixers’ clean, authentic flavor.
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FDA confirms generic drug ownership change

The company who took ownership, also successfully manufactured first batch of unique tablets.
Specialty pharmacies, says at least one group, represent the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
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Promising future for specialty pharmacies

Taking a quick look at the market and the challenges in what at least one group says represents the fastest-growing segment of the pharmaceutical market.
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NIH funding research into "serious global health threat"

The National Institutes of Health awarded more than $11 million in first-year funding for nine research projects studying antimicrobial resistance diagnostics.
World demand for caps and closures is projected to increase 5.6% per year to $58 billion in 2019 according to Freedonia.
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What’s behind rising cap and closure demand?

Freedonia report cites global market gains, more sophisticated closures for pharmaceutical and beauty products.
Chicago headlines PACK Gives BACK
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Bringing Chicago to Vegas

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing, announces legendary rock band Chicago for PACK Gives BACK at PACK EXPO Las Vegas.
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Fast-tracking medical devices through the FDA

Starting April 14, the new program will help manufacturers of devices for life-threatening, or irreversibly debilitating, conditions get approval faster.
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Allergy drug could help treat hepatitis C

The study showed the drug impaired the ability of the virus to enter human liver cells.
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PMMI welcomes new members

The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies member rolls now exceed 725.
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Study makes the case for recycling grocery rigid plastics

A new economic overview of recycling grocery rigid plastics reveals a 1,000-lb bale of recycled rigid plastic can be worth $100 to $200, making it a good source of revenue for grocers.

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