Finalists for pharma-industry facility-of-the-year award

Finalists for pharma-industry facility-of-the-year award

Tampa, FLÂ- The 27th Interphex Conference and Exhibition is claimed to be the worldwide pharmaceutical-manufacturing industryÂ's largest gathering of professionals and technology providers. At the conference, six pharmaceutical manufacturing sitesÂ-in Belgium, Ireland, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United StatesÂ-have been selected for recognition in the second annual Facility of the Year Award competition sponsored by ISPE, Interphex, and Pharmaceutical Processing magazine. Five of the companiesÂ-AstraZeneca, Baxter BioPharma Solutions, Daiichi Asubio Pharma Co., Ltd., Janssen Pharmaceutica, and Wyeth PharmaceuticalsÂ-are the finalists. Biolex Therapeutics was selected for special merit recognition. The winner of the 2006 Facility of the Year Award competition will be announced March 22 at the Interphex Conference and Exhibition in New York City.