Tag Archives: plant

Replacing red meat with plant protein reduces heart disease risk

A meta-analysis of trials comparing the health effects of red meat consumption with those of other diets found that substituting healthful plant protein for red meat helps lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. Eating plant proteins, such as tofu, may benefit cardiovascular health. Many studies throughout the years have linked the consumption of red meat… Read More »

Seqirus to spend $140M, add 120 jobs at U.S. plant as it takes cell-based flu vaccines global

Seqirus has big plans for its cell-based flu vaccine franchise, and after a scale-up to reach 20 million doses this year, the company still needs more capacity. The vaccine maker has unveiled a $ 140 million expansion to its Holly Springs, North Carolina, manufacturing plant as it aims to take the vaccine global. The expansion… Read More »

Dr. Reddy’s says FDA finds more issues at oncology drug plant

The FDA continues to find issues with Dr. Reddy’s oncology formulation facility in Duvvada, India, one of three facilities cited in a scathing warning letter. The Indian drugmaker said an inspection in September resulted in eight observations. The acknowledgment (PDF) came in a press release to the Bombay Stock Exchange Tuesday, but it gave no… Read More »