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Former AstraZeneca UK plant back up for sale, putting 270 jobs at risk

A CDMO that has made a habit of snapping up Big Pharma’s discarded manufacturing plants has put a former AstraZeneca plant into bankruptcy. Avara Avlon Pharma Services, called in administrators after a major contract came to an end, BristolLive reports. The company is looking for a buyer for the site in Avonmouth, England, in an… Read More »

E-Cigarette Use in Low-Risk Youths Increases Risk for Cigarette Initiation

February 18, 2019 Share this content: The association of prior e-cigarette use with cigarette initiation was even stronger in children who were considered low risk. Previously tobacco-naive children aged 12 to 15 years who have used e-cigarettes are at increased risk for later cigarette use, according to study results published in JAMA Network Open. Researchers examined… Read More »