Navigation Links
Governor Corbett Announces at Least 80 New Jobs in Lehigh Valley with Pharmaceutical Company's Purchase, Renovation of Former Amcor Site
Date:2/15/2011

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced that the global pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo Inc. will create more than 80 jobs in the Lehigh Valley with the establishment of its first U.S. manufacturing and packaging operation.

Daiichi Sankyo Inc. will buy and renovate the 140,000-square-foot former Amcor packaging facility and have it fully operational this fall. Once the facility is fully operational, it is expected to package the company's entire line of marketed products in the U.S.

"Creating and protecting family sustaining jobs in Pennsylvania is one of this administration's priorities, so I'm pleased to announce Daiichi Sankyo's decision to select Bethlehem for its first U.S. packaging and manufacturing plant," said Governor Corbett. "By creating more than 80 jobs, continuing the productive use of a facility that had been closed and injecting more than $15 million in private investment into the local economy, this project will positively impact the Lehigh Valley."

The total cost of the project – which includes the facility's purchase and renovation, new equipment acquisition, and employee training – is $19.6 million. The project will create at least 82 jobs in Bethlehem within three years.

DSI – formed in 2006 and headquartered in Parsippany, N.J. – is the U.S. subsidiary of global pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd.  DSI, which has nearly 3,000 U.S. employees, is focused on the development of cardiovascular and oncology therapies and concentrates in the therapy areas of hypertension, thrombosis, dyslipidemia, diabetes and acute coronary syndrome.

"This move diversifies our capabilities and allows us to streamline our operations and minimize commercialization risk by exerting greater control over the life cycle of our products, from research and development through packaging and distribution," said Jeff Lane, vice president o
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. California Legislature Passes Historic HIV Testing Bill (AB 682); AHF Urges Governor to Sign Crucial Lifesaving Legislation
2. Governor Rendell Says Hundreds of Jobs Coming to York County as Medical Device Manufacturer Prepares to Expand
3. Governor Rendell: New State Investments Bear Fruit in Adams County; Help Pharmaceutical Company Expand in Philadelphia
4. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Supports New Jersey Governors School in the Sciences at Drew University
5. CORRECTION - Governor Rendell Highlights Success of Health Care Reform Act as Seniors Get Rebate Checks to Help Pay for Prescription Drugs
6. National Pharmaceutical Council Comments on Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Board of Governors
7. Governor Patrick, Life Sciences Center Celebrate Organogenesis New Headquarters
8. Governor Michael O. Leavitt, Former HHS Secretary and EPA Administrator, Selects WorldWide Speakers Group for Exclusive Representation
9. Ampac Fine Chemicals President Aslam Malik Joins SOCMAs Board of Governors; Industry Veteran Adds Significant Experience to Board
10. Aribex CEO Receives Utah Governors Medal
11. Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014 Pomerantz LLP has filed ... the "Company") (NASDAQ: EDAP ) and certain ... States District Court, Southern District of New ... behalf of a class consisting of all persons or ... and July 30, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This class ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014 Thoratec Corporation (NASDAQ: ... mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore ... the 2014 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, ... President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide an update ... Time (9:55 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time).   ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014 Research and ... Disorders Drug Pipeline Insight 2014" report to their offering. ... in US is one of the largest segments of pharmaceuticals ... alarming rate, while the available therapies were unable to meet ... in the market for CNS disorder, especially over the past ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 2SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 3US CNS Disorders Drug Pipeline Insight 2014 2
... 11, 2012 Leading orthopaedic surgeon Simon ... operations to be filmed simultaneously from the surgeon,s viewpoint and ... is the first of its kind, has been developed by ... company which develops advanced medical devices, and is aimed at ...
... TOKYO, Jan. 11, 2012  Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: ... and software for the treatment of cancer, has established ... radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and technologists who work with ... established a clinical contact center (Help Desk), to provide ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Simon Moyes Pioneers New Keyhole Surgery Website 2Varian Medical Systems Establishes Radiotherapy Training Center and Clinical Help Desk in Tokyo, Japan 2Varian Medical Systems Establishes Radiotherapy Training Center and Clinical Help Desk in Tokyo, Japan 3
(Date:8/30/2014)... 2014: A new method to predict the optimal ... presented at ESC Congress today by Dr Benjamin Dahan ... 350 AEDs located in public places for optimal prevention ... Dahan said: "Out of hospital cardiac arrest is a ... between 50 and 100 per 100 000 in the ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... According to the latest review on DailyGossip.org, this ... for skin health. It seems that the method is so ... than 138,000 patients from all over the world. , ... this method will not only eliminate acne forever, but will ... makes this program unique among other methods of curing candida ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... August 31, 2014 Zensah®, the leader in ... sleeve emerge as a best-seller within golf and tennis. ... the activities they enjoy most by using the compression elbow ... elbow is a condition that causes pain on the ... forearm muscles attach to the bony bump on the inside ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... The Truth about Six Pack Abs is a new method ... shocking foods that can burn belly fat, unique workouts that ... as some motivation secrets for successful fitness. , The author ... trick that can help users reduce junk-food cravings. , ... think, cardio exercise routines are not the best to be ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... 2014 Information supplied by insurance companies ... better prices to consumers in 2014. A group of ... when using the open system for adults at ... to use this year can help the average person ... location and not from medical histories. The finder tool ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New method predicts optimal number and location of AEDs 2Health News:Acne No More Review Reveals Unusual Tip to Eliminate Acne Permanently 2Health News:Relieve Golfers and Tennis Elbow Pain with the Zensah® Compression Elbow Sleeve 2Health News:Truth about Six Pack Abs Review Reveals Unique Method to Eliminate Stubborn Stomach Fat 2Health News:Term Life Insurance Rates Now Found Nationally by New Insurer Finder Tool 2
... likely to get DVT, pulmonary embolisms , , TUESDAY, May ... the protein albumin in urine indicates an increased risk ... the lungs and legs, a Dutch study finds. , ... a clotting in the lower extremities which gained recent ...
... Mexico, may also be getting back to normal as flu ... health officials on Tuesday said that the current outbreak of ... severity, meaning that schools across the nation should remain open, ... This announcement marks a change from the previous guidance, which ...
... top officers at 2009 annual meeting in Las Vegas, NV. , ... ... Saltz, MD, is the new President of the American Society for Aesthetic ... is the leading national organization of board-certified plastic surgeons specializing in cosmetic ...
... May 5 With the H1N1 Virus outbreak intensifying ... the virus to cause difficult business conditions.To assist businesses ... the Greater Washington Board of Trade is issuing guidelines, ... website for resources.The Board of Trade recommends the following ...
... YORK, May 5 With global tobacco deaths climbing ... is heralding a 12.7 percent net revenue growth in ... tobacco epidemic are the same "emerging markets" that the ... of PMI,s 2008 surge, the international community moved to ...
... for oxygen, however, sometimes limits options, researcher says, , , ... a few weeks premature still have a much greater ... study has found. , Researchers for Kaiser Permanente found ... respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV -- especially among premature ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Urine Test Predicts Vein Clot Risk 2Health News:Urine Test Predicts Vein Clot Risk 3Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 2Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 3Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 4Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 5Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 6Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 7Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 8Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 9Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 10Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 11Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 12Health News:Swine Flu Appears Mild And Schools Should Stay Open, U.S. Officials Say 13Health News:Salt Lake City Plastic Surgeon is New President of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2Health News:Salt Lake City Plastic Surgeon is New President of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 3Health News:Salt Lake City Plastic Surgeon is New President of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 4Health News:Board of Trade Issues Business Preparation Guidelines for H1N1 Virus Outbreak 2Health News:Board of Trade Issues Business Preparation Guidelines for H1N1 Virus Outbreak 3Health News:Corporate Accountability International: Tobacco Giant Leads in Profits, Addicting Youth 2Health News:Corporate Accountability International: Tobacco Giant Leads in Profits, Addicting Youth 3Health News:Even Barely Early Babies Face Respiratory Risks 2
Serrated rake tip spatula with 20 gauge shaft. Black finish for reduced glare. Can be used with 20 gauge MVR blades....
Smooth, blunt round spatula for manipulations of the corneal flap. Ideal for placement under the flap to expose the stromal interface....
Wedge-shaped chopper designed to allow nucleus chopping in three directions, tip length 1.25 mm. Rounded tip highly polished to protect the posterior capsule. 0.5 mm spatula end is used to manipulate...
10 mm angled tip with indentation on side and gently curved blade. Round knurled handle with polished finish. Indentation: left side....
Medicine Products: