Pharma’s Ghost Labs Find New Life
Pharma’s Ghost Labs Find New Life
Finding new tenants for former drug development sites isn’t always easy. But a new, thriving industry has materialized to do just that.
Pharma’s Ghost Labs Find New Life
Pharma’s Ghost Labs Find New Life

Finding new tenants for former drug development sites isn’t always easy. But a new, thriving industry has materialized to do just that.

Finding new tenants for former drug development sites isn’t always easy. But a new, thriving industry has materialized to do just that.

drug production
Yeast Engineered to Make Cannabinoids
Yeast Engineered to Make Cannabinoids
Kerry Grens | Feb 27, 2019
Genes inserted into the yeast genome produce the compounds CBD and THC in the microbes.
Solar-Powered Yeast Are More Efficient Drug Factories
Solar-Powered Yeast Are More Efficient Drug Factories
Ruth Williams | Nov 15, 2018
Researchers have outfitted brewer’s yeast with light-harvesting semiconductors to boost chemical productivity.
The Age of Pharmabrewing
The Age of Pharmabrewing
Laura Marengo and John D. Loike | Jan 1, 2016
We should not resist developing opiate-producing GM yeast for fear of the technology falling into the wrong hands.
Stem Cells Off the Line
Stem Cells Off the Line
Ronnda L. Bartel | Apr 1, 2014
Researchers work to improve the efficiency of cell therapy manufacturing, while developing procedures to ensure consistent quality.    
 
Pharma Company Sues FDA
Cristina Luiggi | Jul 10, 2012
The maker of a pregnancy medication takes action against the federal agency for not stopping pharmacies from making and selling cheaper versions of the drug.
Regulations for Biosimilars
Lisa A. Haile and Kimberly K. Egan | Jun 1, 2012
As biologic drug patents begin to expire, generic versions will hit the market—but how will they be regulated?
A Bill to Expedite Drug Production
Jef Akst | Feb 2, 2012
Legislation proposes speeding certain drug applications submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration.