Shares in Adamis Pharmaceuticals rose 31 percent on Oct. 18 on news that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the company’s naloxone injection Zimhi for the treatment of opioid overdose. This was Adamis’ third attempt to have the drug approved, following two CRLs. 

Eversana – a leading independent provider of global, commercial services to the life science industry – announced the expansion of the company’s channel management and 3PL (third party logistics) operation with the addition of a new 260,000 square foot Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distributor (VAWD) certified distribution center in Memphis, Tennessee.

The Sumitomo Dainippon-Roivant Alliance encompasses up to 11 biopharmaceutical Vants with more than 25 innovative clinical programs and multiple potential product launches from 2020 to 2022, and access to key elements of Roivant’s proprietary technology platforms including DrugOme and Digital Innovation.

Nearly two-thirds of U.S. senior business decision-makers rank big data/analytics first among the technologies necessary for enhancing the customer experience. A similar number put “improving data analysis capabilities” at the top of their priorities.

Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co. agreed to buy Cardinal Health Inc.’s China drug distribution business for $557 million, winning a highly competitive auction in a move that will greatly expand its presence nationwide.