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World Mental Health Day 2017: MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

October 10, 2017

October 10th 2017 marks an anniversary: We come together to celebrate World Mental Health Day for the 25th time! World Federation for Mental Health founded the awareness day in 1992 and since then people all over the world are holding events, making announcements and celebrating #WorldMentalHealthDay.

“Mental Health in the [...]

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GSI EEUU participates in Supply Side West 2017

September 28, 2017

Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) is the division of Galencium Health responsible for offering solutions of the highest quality in the food, nutraceutical and cosmetic industry. As part of the company’s growth strategy, and in line with its commitment to internationalization, GSI has strengthened its presence in the United States since [...]

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World Alzheimer's Day

September 21, 2017

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Alzheimer's Federation chose September 21 as the yearly World Alzheimer's Day in 2012.  

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Galenicum Health Peru launches new intensive care business unit

September 7, 2017

Galenicum Health Peru has launched Caspofungin and Tigecycline. These two products mark the start of a new unit of anti-infective products for intensive care.

Tigecycline 50 mg lyophilized powder for solution for perfusion is an antibacterial in the tetracycline group for systemic use. Tigecycline is indicated for the treatment of [...]

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Galenicum launches Dutasteride in the European Market

August 28, 2017

Galenicum launched its new product, Dutasteride, in the European market in July.

Dutasteride is used for treating moderate and severe symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men. The patent for this product expired on July 18 in most European countries.

Galenicum has reached commercial agreements with companies from [...]

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World Hepatitis Day

August 2, 2017

World Hepatitis Day took place on 28 July, providing an opportunity to promote all the initiatives aimed at implementing the first Global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis 2016-2021, and to assist Member States in achieving the ultimate goal of eliminating hepatitis.

The WHO will support the "Eliminate Hepatitis" campaign by [...]

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Galenicum obtains DCP approval for Tigecycline

July 24, 2017

Galenicum completed successfully the European phase of the DCP for Tigecycline at the end of June and has already received the first national marketing [...]

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Galenicum launches the new food supplement brand STOP&GO in Spanish pharmacies

July 14, 2017

Galenicum Special Ingredients is launching a new line of food supplements in the Spanish market: STOP&GO. After over a year of marketing the products in the Middle East and with positive results, the food division of Galenicum has decided to take a step further and launch them in the Spanish national [...]

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The importance of bioequivalence studies explained on Peruvian radio

January 19, 2017

On January 11, Antonio Luján, General Manager of Galenicum Peru, gave an extensive interview on Radio Capital on the program led by renowned journalist Monica Delta.

During the interview, key issues related to the Peruvian pharmaceutical sector were discussed, such as [...]

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Galenicum obtains approval for first injectable product

January 3, 2017

The first injectable product in Galenicum’s portfolio has been approved. The systemically-administered antifungal product is indicated for the treatment of candidiasis and invasive aspergillosis. The use of this product is restricted to severe cases due to the high cost of each vial. Galenicum is aiming to make [...]

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Galenicum launches in the Dominican Republic

November 24, 2016

Galenicum launches its activity in the Dominican Republic with the distributor SUED & FARGESA. The two companies have joined forces to provide suitable alternative therapies to the pharmaceutical market, contributing to better quality of life and guaranteeing that health professionals have access to high-quality [...]

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Galenicum at CPhI 2016

October 14, 2016

Galenicum Health and Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) attended CPhI Worldwide this year in Barcelona from October 4-6 as they do every year. The companies' stand was visited by professionals from across entire pharmaceutical sector who were very interested in the product pipeline.

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The experiences of Sofía and Gabriel in the Hospital without Pain

September 20, 2016

On the 30th of November last year, Sant Joan de Déu Hospital and Galenicum presented the “Hospital without Pain” in minor procedures project. The ground-breaking project in Spain seeks to minimise the pain for the youngest patients as they [...]

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Galenicum, awarded for entrepreneurial trajectory

July 22, 2016

On Thursday, July 14 in the Axa Auditorium in Barcelona, the XXI edition of the "Acció" Investment Forum took place. Acció is the main meeting point for entrepreneurs and investors in Catalonia.

Galenicum, the pharmaceutical company founded in 2003 in [...]

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Hospital without Pain. Story of Cristina, Victor’s mother.

July 13, 2016

Victor has an autism spectrum disorder. Every time he needs a blood test, he thinks he’s being attacked and 5 nurses are required to hold him down to perform the blood test.   

Cristina wanted to share her experience with the Hospital without Pain project:

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Share life, give blood

June 14, 2016

Every year, on 14th of June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood [...]

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SAG manufacturing has been certified by ANVISA

June 7, 2016

Last May, SAG manufacturing, a company of Galenicum Health group, received the certification from The National Health Surveillance Agency of Brazil (ANVISA) for the non-sterile solid and coated tablets plant. This certification represents a step forward in the process of entry into the Brazilian [...]

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Galenicum organizes the 3rd Workshop of Alzheimer Disease

May 26, 2016

Last 24th of May, Galenicum Health Chile organized the 3rd Workshop entitled “ The proper management of the different treatments of Alzheimer disease”, which was presented by the prestigious Dr. Rodrigo Azócar O.Kuljiš. Dr. [...]

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The success of Galenicum Health Peru in the last cardiology event of the country

May 3, 2016

From April, 29th to May, 1st, Galenicum Health Peru participated in the XVIII Cardiology Course for the prescriber. The event was organized by the Peruvian Cardiology Society and it is the most important academic event that this Society organizes. The event was held at the ICA Dunas hotel and 250 cardiologists took [...]

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The bioequivalent medicines of Galenicum Health are already available in the main cities of Peru

April 28, 2016

One of the current problems that Peru is facing is the amount of medicines that are commercialized without bioequivalent studies. Therefore, the population is exposed to products which efficacy and safety is not guaranteed.

Bioequivalence guarantees safety and efficacy [...]

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Galenicum with the World Health Day

April 7, 2016

Every 7th of April the WHO celebrates the World Health Day in order to celebrate the foundation of the organization in 1948. This year the focus is to beat the diabetes.  According to the World Health Organization in 2030 the diabetes will be the 7th cause of death in the world.

Diabetes is a [...]

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3rth edition of University Joins Industry, once again a success

March 11, 2016

The third edition of University Joins Industry was a success. It took place the 9th of March at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Barcelona and was organized by Galenicum Health.

The workshop attracted 200 students and they had the opportunity to understand from [...]

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Once again Galenicum as one of the companies with more patent submissions

March 7, 2016

One more year Galenicum Health, is in the Ranking of Spanish companies that have submitted more patents in the European Patent Office, having filled 12 patents.  Galenicum appears in the ranking together with well-known companies such as Telefonica, Repsol, or Almirall Laboratorios Esteve. 

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Biosimilar products, the challenge of the XXI century

February 23, 2016

In recent decades, biotechnology has allowed the development of more than 650 biological innovative drugs to treat diseases like cancer and other serious diseases, such as haematological, neurological or endocrine illnesses. In the coming years a high percentage of drugs to be launched are going to be biological in [...]

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Past and future of Galenicum Health Peru

January 11, 2016

El Comercio, one of the most renown Peruvian newspapers, echoed recently on the relevant steps done during 2015 of the Peruvian Galenicum Health subsidiary.

Galenicum Health Peru was the first and is still the only pharmaceutical company with all portfolio products with a bioequivalence certificate. This fact has been key for [...]

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Galenicum and Hospital Sant Joan de Déu making children’s life easier

December 1, 2015

Galenicum collaborates with Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, a referent hospital in Barcelona and Spain, in order to protect the most vulnerable patients, children.

On November 30th the Hospital presented the programme “Hospital without pain” in minor [...]

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Galenicum challenges ESADE students

November 23, 2015

Galenicum and 7 other companies, Vodafone, ISS, Zurich, La Caixa, Zodiac and Human Age Institute, participated in the sixth edition of Innovation Quest, an event created by eJuventut, an association of ESADE Business School. In this edition, 200 students from different years participated.

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Galenicum breaks new ground at the CPhI

October 23, 2015

Galenicum Health and Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) recently exhibited at the 2015 CPhI Worldwide. It was a fantastic opportunity to present new developments and to connect with other companies.  Wednesday, Galenicum organized their renown annual cocktail, inviting its partners and colleagues from the [...]

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Generic drugs stand now for a 40% of the total pharmaceutical market in Spain

September 4, 2015

According to an article at Expansion newspaper on the last 28th of August, the pharmaceutical industry is booming again after years of stagnation thanks to the increase on the sales of generic drugs. Generics in Spain have doubled their sales from 2010 to 2014. 

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The AEMPS boosts bioequivalence in Latin America through training

August 7, 2015

In Europe and United States generic drugs are supported by bioequivalence studies that ensure their efficacy and security. Unfortunately, the situation is different in some Latin [...]

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Bioequivalent drugs, one of Peru’s main goals for the next year

July 29, 2015

The importance of Bioequivalent Drugs was highlighted by the President of the Republic of Peru on his traditional annual speech on the Independence day as one the main messages to the population.

Yesterday 28th of July, Independence Day in Peru, Ollanta Humala announced that Peru will perform this year Bioequivalence [...]

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The false myths about generic medicines

July 24, 2015

Generic medicines are highly accepted by the population in many countries of the European Union. In countries such as Germany and UK the rate of generic drugs exceeds the 60% over the total consumed drugs.

Even though, there is still a lot to be done in order to overcome the myths that surrounded the generic drugs:

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Galenicum, one step ahead of the generics

July 20, 2015

The generics pharmaceutical industry is going through a change based on differentiation. Up to now, the generics industry has been based only on the price as the main business variable. However, this is changing, and the last speech of Herman Grohe, Germany Health Minister, at the European Generics Association (EGA) [...]

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Galenicum bring us closer to the generics world

July 10, 2015

Galenicum launches a video taking advantage of GalenicumVitae, the new Health Guide. The objective is to link graphic and didactically the products with the associate pathology.

 

Click here to see the [...]

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Galenicum and Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu launch an innovative health guide

July 3, 2015

The pharmaceutical company Galenicum in collaboration with Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu, a Spanish prestigious medical institution, has developed a complete and innovative online health Guide which satisfies an unmet need up to now: to make available to everybody a source of easy and understandable [...]

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GSI towards a new horizon

June 19, 2015

Galenicum Special Ingredients takes a step ahead and expands the product portfolio in new categories like fibres, sugars, sweeteners and functional products that will fulfill specific needs of each client.

With this new commercial initiative, GSI expects to increase their [...]

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The Peruvian Doctors Association reflects the need of implementing the bioequivalence studies as a measure of safety and effectiveness of generic drugs

June 2, 2015

Nowadays, in Peru, pharmacies have mostly original drugs and therefore the pharmaceutical expenses are high. This is the reason why the promotion of generic drugs is crucial. Unfortunately, it is still not mandatory to ensure by bioequivalence studies that the generic drugs are as safety and effective as the original ones.

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Galenicum, referent company on bioequivalent drugs, on Peruvian TV

May 26, 2015

Two journalists from the well-recognized Peruvian TV show Día D, (Canal 9) travelled to Spain in order to shoot a documentary about the concept of bioequivalence and the situation of generic drugs in Spain.

In Peru, the pharmaceutical industry is developing [...]

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Galenicum, second Spanish pharmaceutical company in patent applications in 2014

March 11, 2015

The European Patent Office (EPO) has published the ranking of patent applications submitted during the 2014 fiscal year in Europe. The pharmaceutical company Galenicum, with 21 applications, is now in the second company in the sector and the fifth at a national level. This is the result of a significant boost in recent years in the area of [...]

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Galenicum, guest of honor at the Spain National Champions reception of the European Business Awards 2014/15

January 30, 2015

Alejandro Ollé, founding member of Galenicum, was guest of honor at the reception offered to the Spain National Champions of the prestigious European Business Awards 2014/15, held in Hotel Hesperia Presidente in Barcelona. During the ceremony, thirty two awards were presented to the Spanish companies selected in this edition. These [...]

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Galenicum advances in developing its product pipeline

October 16, 2014

Galenicum has completed the tigecycline development process, a broad-spectrum antibiotic in the tetracycline family, with a suitable efficacy and safety profile to treat complicated [...]

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Galenicum attended CPhI Worldwide 2014 in Paris

October 9, 2014

Galenicum was one of the exhibiting companies at CPhI Worldwide 2014 in Paris, the leading event in the generic drug industry, where we presented the new developments in our products portfolio and introduced our new manufacturing installations.

Last night, we held our traditional cocktail party, which was attended by a large number of [...]

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Galenicum challenges the participants in the ESADE Innovation Quest 2014

September 29, 2014

For the second consecutive year, Galenicum has participated in the fifth edition of the ESADE Innovation Quest in Barcelona, a four-day event organised by the business school, which consists on a case competition between BBA, Law, Engineering and MSc Students who should propose innovative solutions to real cases of the participant companies. [...]

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Galenicum profiles its first launches for 2014

May 19, 2014

In December 2013 Galenicum obtained the approval of CODEM, the Spanish Drug Evaluation Committee, for almotriptan, and began the process for authorizing its sale once the patent is finalized. The main use of Almotriptan, a drug from the family of selective serotonin receptor agonists, is the treatment of migraine symptoms.

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Galenicum participates in the ETSEIB Forum 2014

March 20, 2014

On the 11th and 13th of March, Galenicum took part in the 24th edition of the ETSEIB Forum organized by the Industrial Engineering School of Barcelona, which had the participation of numerous leading companies at both the national and international levels, and which has consolidated itself as one of the European forums of reference in its [...]

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Galenicum and Uriach introduce Cilostazol in Sweden and UK

January 24, 2014

Galenicum has teamed up with fellow Spanish company Uriach to introduce cilostazol 100mg tablets in Sweden and the UK through local distributors. The two firms, which partnered on development and manufacturing, also plan to launch their rival to Otsuka’s Pletal treatment for intermittent claudication through third parties in countries [...]

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Galenicum shortlisted in top 100 at European Business Awards 2013/14

January 15, 2014

The European Business Awards (EBA) has announced that Galenicum has been honoured with a Ruban d’Honneur in the 2013/14 edition of these prestigious continental awards. Shortlisted as one of the ten runners up in the category of Infosys Business of the Year Award (turnover €26-150m), Galenicum will go through to the third and [...]

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Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital and Galenicum join forces against child pain

December 5, 2013

Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital is working on a pioneering initiative called the ‘Hospital Without Pain’, a pilot project created and executed by the healthcare institution, in which a group of professionals is working on implementing a series of measures geared towards minimising the pain and discomfort [...]

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Galenicum shows its commitment to training by participating in University Joins Industry

November 20, 2013

During the months of October and November 2013 Galenicum has implemented an initiative in the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Barcelona. Forming part of the social commitment of the company and designed for training future professionals, the University Joins Industry workshops have provided participants with the opportunity to obtain a [...]

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Galenicum attended CPhI Worlwide 2013 in Frankfurt

October 24, 2013

After two intense days of work at the world's largest event of the generic industry, where we presented the new developments in the Galenicum's product portfolio, last night we celebrated our [...]

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Galenicum participates in the ESADE Innovation Quest 2013

October 7, 2013

The fourth edition of the ESADE Innovation Quest closed in Barcelona on 30 September. This four-day event organised by eJoventut, a junior consultancy association managed by ESADE Business & Law School students, was centred on the search for innovative solutions for practical cases presented by five companies from various sectors. More than [...]

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Galenicum among the National Champions of the European Business Awards 2013/14

July 17, 2013

The European Business Awards (EBA) announced that Galenicum had been selected as one of the National Champions to represent Spain in the 2013/14 edition of these prestigious awards. This means that Galenicum is considered to be one of the 526 National Champions selected from among companies from 31 European countries, and Spain will have 40 [...]

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Galenicum hosts first edition of Innovation Awards

July 4, 2013

At Galenicum we have recently presented our Innovation Awards, an in-house acknowledgement given to the most innovative ideas presented on a specific topic. The entire staff is divided into a series of work teams comprising members of different company departments and invited to take part. The aim of this yearly initiative is to promote [...]

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Galenicum submits dossier for Almotriptan in several European countries

June 4, 2013

Galenicum has submitted the dossier for Almotriptan 12.5 mg film-coated tablets in May 2013 in Portugal, Spain, France, Italy and United Kingdom, following the submissions for Dutasteride and Cilostazol over the past months. The drug is used in the treatment of heavy migraine headache, and prescribed to treat the acute headache phase of the [...]

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Galenicum gets Marketing Authorizations for Dexketoprofen sachets in Spain

April 8, 2013

Galenicum has received on March 2013 the Marketing Authorizations in Spain for Dexketoprofen 25 mg sachets (granulate), a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for short-term treatment of mild to moderate pain, including dysmenorrhoea. In addition, the company will submit Dexketoprofen 25 mg oral solution in sachets in May 2013 in [...]

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Galenicum grows with a view to internationalisation

March 29, 2013

Vouching for talent is still a major driving force of growth at Galenicum, the most valued asset in its internationalisation strategy, and hence throughout last year and the first quarter of 2013 the company has made a series of new recruitments with a view to strengthening practically all of its departments.

Expanding the human team [...]

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Galenicum and Laboratorios Rubió sign a distribution agreement for Rubifen in Peru

February 26, 2013

Galenicum Health Peru and Laboratorios Rubió have signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Rubifen, to serve both private and institutional markets in the Andean country. The drug is used to treat attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADHD) in adolescents and children aged 6 and older, in which other non-pharmaceutical [...]

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Galenicum opens new offices in Peru

January 15, 2013

Galenicum has opened new offices in Lima as a new step in its international expansion through the American continent, applying the innovative and successful model implemented by the company in Europe. The project will be led by Antonio Luján as General Manager, a professional with over 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical [...]

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Galenicum announces successful bioequivalence study for Dutasteride

December 27, 2012

Galenicum has confirmed that Dutasteride 0.5 mg soft gel capsules used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) have been given proof of bioequivalence to the commercialized Avodart 0.5 mg capsules. The registration is expected to start by January 2013.

It is the latest generic drug developed by Galenicum to successfully [...]

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Galenicum celebrates the yearly cocktail at CPhI

October 11, 2012

Last evening we lived one of the most enjoyable moments during the celebration of our traditional cocktail at CPhI Worldwide 2012, attended by a large number of industry professionals who decided to join us. We had a wonderful time chatting and sharing some snacks and drinks after two days of hard work, so we would like to thank all the [...]

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Galenicum at CPhI Worldwide 2012

October 9, 2012

Today begins a new edition of CPhI Wordwide, one of the leading events of the global pharmaceutical industry, with near 30,000 attendees from over 133 countries. At Galenicum we are willing to share with you our recent product developments and our new corporate image, so you are invited to believe in life and visit us at booth 5F23, Hall [...]

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Galenicum enters the Brazil market

August 27, 2012

Galenicum has opened new offices in São Paulo and is thus launching operations in the American continent. Galenicum Brazil will apply the innovative model implemented by the company in Europe through a team of local professionals, who will offer a service adapted to local requirements in order to handle the specific needs of [...]

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Galenicum presents its Strategy Board

June 29, 2012

Galenicum is pleased to announce the composition of its Strategy Board, whose members are advising the company on the development of the new Strategic Plan that will draw the guidelines of our international expansion.

Arun Sawhney An industry veteran with over three decades of international experience in the Chemical [...]

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Galenicum attends the EuroPLX 45 in Portugal

March 1, 2012

Galenicum attended the EuroPLX 45 that took place from 28th February to 1st March 2012 in Cascais, Portugal. EuroPLX, a leading partnering event for pharma and biopharma business development, was attended by delegates of more than 150 pharmaceutical companies from 34 countries around the world. Our presence in the event was a great [...]

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Qc LAB extensions passes GMP inspection

November 4, 2011

We are glad to communicate to all our clients and partners, that Galenicum has successfully passed the inspection of the Extension of the QcLAB performed by the AGEMED (Agencia Española del Medicamento) and that gives the GMP [...]

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Positive outcome of CPhi

November 2, 2011

Galenicum would like to thank its clients and partners, for the attendance to our CPHI booth, and in particular to the cocktail of October 26th,where we had a very good time together. Galenicum evaluates the outcome of the fair as very positive, since we have been able to advance in several development projects that will increase our [...]

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New investments in the lab for Quality Control for our customers

October 14, 2011

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Galenicum has upgraded its quality control lab, doubling the surface of its existing Lab in Esplugues, Barcelona.The new investment will significantly increase the batch release capacity with the aim of improving lab lead times [...]