The Industry

March 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Mar2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p8
The article offers news briefs related to the pharmaceutical industry in the U.S. KV Pharmaceutical Co. is purchasing the worldwide rights of Gestiva, a 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate from Hologic Inc. Teva Specialty Pharmaceuticals and Smyrna have agreed to jointly commercialize the respiratory medicines from Teva. GlaxoSmithKline has formed a partnership with Santaris Pharma A/S for commercialization of potential therapies for viral diseases.


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