2) Domain Therapeutics, Merck Serono enter agreement to develop drugs for Parkinson’s disease (pharmabiz)
3) MonoSol Rx, LLC the developer of PharmFilm® drug delivery technology, filed an amended patent infringement and false marking lawsuit today against BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc, MEDA Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Aveva Drug Delivery Systems, Inc. in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Patents in suits are 7,824,588 & 5,800,832. (Yahoo finance). This “PharmFilm” technology is used in Zuplenz (Ondansetron) marketed by Strativa Pharmaceuticals & Suboxone (Buprenorphine/Naloxone) marketed by Reckitt Benckiser.
4) Indian Patents Act Undergoes Changes (AGIPNEWS)
5) PROLOR Biotech Signs Exclusive License Agreement With Yeda for Long-Acting Peptides and Small Molecules Including Oxyntomodulin for Anti-Obesity Applications (Yahoo finance)