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...deal in UK filingsLONDON - Pfizer Inc. wants to allay concerns over its proposed $106 billion takeover offer of pharmaceuticals firm AstraZeneca, insisting that its promises will be legally binding.In a memo Monday to two U.K. parliamentary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-12/biz-bits
Gov. Nathan Deal pushes for marijuana drug trials at Georgia Regents University

...children right away.Deal met Tuesday with officials from GW Pharmaceuticals and GRU as well as other Georgia providers such as Children's...said.Dr. Geoffrey W. Guy, the founder and chair of GW Pharmaceuticals, said Deal and the state approached the company about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-08/gov-nathan-deal-pushes-marij
Not just Ebola: Drugs manufactured in tobacco plants being tested against array of diseases

...plants that were turned into living pharmaceutical factories.Using plants this way...hasn't caught on widely in the pharmaceutical industry.But some companies and...well understood, said Ben Locwin, a pharmaceutical biotech consultant in Portsmouth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/not-just-ebola-drugs-manuf
SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell says state grand jury investigation has ended

...Policy Council President Ashley Landess alleged Harrell boosted his finances by using influence to get a permit for his pharmaceutical business and improperly spent campaign donations. The libertarian think tank also took issue with Harrell appointing his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/sc-house-speaker-bobby-harrel
NFL seeks answers regarding marijuana use

...things available has never been evaluated."Washington, who is part of the concussion lawsuit, is working with a bio-pharmaceutical and phyto-medical company called KannaLife Sciences that recently received licensing from the National Institutes of Health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-14/nfl-seeks-answers-regarding-m
Senior Technician QC Chemistry Augusta FDE Job in Augusta 30901, Georgia US

...Biotechnology/Pharmaceuticals Job Type...10th largest pharmaceutical company in...with strong pharmaceutical industry experience...for Finished Pharmaceuticals and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Senior-Technician-QC-Chemistry
Biotechnology/Pharmaceuticals
Center Medical Specialist - RN with $3K Sign-On Bonus! Job in Augusta 30909, Georgia US |

...Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Work Experience: Less than 1 Year Industries: Biotechnology/Pharmaceuticals Healthcare Services Government and Military Education Level: High School or equivalent Reference...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Center-Medical-Specialist-LPN-RN-Job-Augus
Deal, GRU sign marijuana oil deal

...Georgia Regents University and GW Pharmaceuticals signed a memorandum of understanding...together on this," he said.GW Pharmaceuticals earlier this month announced it had...possibility for other collaborations with GW Pharmaceuticals, which is scheduled to visit GRU...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/deal-gru-sign-marijuana-oil-
Indian drugmaker recalls generic Lipitor doses

TRENTON, N.J. - Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recalled dozens of lots of its generic version...generic from Lipitor maker Pfizer Inc. and partner Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. went on sale on Dec. 1. With competition so limited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-11-23/indian-drugmaker-recalls-g
Marijuana-derived drug Epidiolex shows promise; drug could be tested at Georgia Regents University

...the drug's maker announced Tuesday.London-based GW Pharmaceuticals said its Epidiolex cannabidiol drug showed "promising...and the University of California at San Francisco.GW Pharmaceuticals has a Mem or andum of Understanding with Georgia Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-17/marijuana-derived-drug-epidi