Tag Archives: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

General Dynamics to Support Army Medical Tech R&D Efforts Under $52M Task Order

General Dynamics to Support Army Medical Tech R&D Efforts Under $52M Task Order - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A business unit of General Dynamics has received a potential five-year, $52 million task order to provide strategic support services to a U.S. Army organization that works to develop  pharmaceutical drugs, vaccines and medical support equipment for warfighters. General Dynamics Information Technology will provide administrative, programmatic, technical, scientific and logistical support …

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Box to Help FDA Implement Cloud Content Mgmt Platform

Box to Help FDA Implement Cloud Content Mgmt Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has selected Redwood City, California-based Box to provide a cloud content management platform for FDA’s information technology modernization project. Sonny Hashmi, managing director of Box’s global government business, wrote in a blog entry posted Thursday the company will help FDA digitize and automate processes that leverage content portal for agency …

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CenturyLink to Offer EagleForce’s Pharmaceutical Predictive Analytics Tech to Gov’t; Erich Sanchack Comments

CenturyLink to Offer EagleForce's Pharmaceutical Predictive Analytics Tech to Gov't; Erich Sanchack Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

CenturyLink will offer EagleForce Associates‘ predictive analytics technology for pharmaceutical monitoring to federal, state and local government agencies under an exclusive sales and distribution agreement between the two companies. The deal works to expand CenturyLink’s big data analytics portfolio and support government efforts to curb prescription drug waste, fraud and abuse, the company said Tuesday. Erich …

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HHS to Fund Commercial Manufacturing Tests for BioProtection Systems’ Ebola Vaccine

HHS to Fund Commercial Manufacturing Tests for BioProtection Systems' Ebola Vaccine - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded BioProtection Systems a contract with $24.75 million in base funds to support commercial manufacturing tests of the company’s anti-Ebola vaccine. HHS said Tuesday said the tests will work to validate whether manufacturing processes created under a previous contract would produce enough V920 vaccines in the event of …

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MellingMedical Offers Kerecis Fish Skin Wound Treatment Product Via Federal Supply Schedule

MellingMedical Offers Kerecis Fish Skin Wound Treatment Product Via Federal Supply Schedule - top government contractors - best government contracting event

MellingMedical will offer Kerecis‘ fish-skin-based wound treatment product to the Department of Veterans Affairs through the Federal Supply Schedule contract vehicle. The Kerecis Omega3 Wound product works to utilize patented fish-skin-based material for skin grafting and tissue repair operations among military veteran patients, Kerecis said Friday. The company noted that minimally processed fish skin retains natural elements such as Omega3 polyunsaturated fatty acids …

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HHS R&D Arm, AstraZeneca Form Antibiotic Development Partnership; Robin Robinson Comments

HHS R&D Arm, AstraZeneca Form Antibiotic Development Partnership; Robin Robinson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

AstraZeneca and the Department of Health and Human Services have signed a partnership agreement on the development of antibiotics for drug-resistant infections and potential bioterrorism threats. HHS said Wednesday the public-private partnership also includes a cost-sharing deal in which the department’s Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority will contribute up to $170 million over a five-year …

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FDA Seeks Small Business Sources for Safety Reporting Portal Services

FDA Seeks Small Business Sources for Safety Reporting Portal Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is conducting market research on the availability of potential sources of operations, maintenance, development modernization and enhancement services for the agency’s Safety Reporting Portal system. In a notice posted Sunday on FedBizOpps, FDA said it targets small business sources such as those under the 8(a) Business Development …

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NIH Allergy Institute Taps Emergent BioSolutions for Anthrax Vaccine Dry Formulation; Adam Havey Comments

NIH Allergy Institute Taps Emergent BioSolutions for Anthrax Vaccine Dry Formulation; Adam Havey Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Emergent BioSolutions has landed a five-year, $29 million contract with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to make a dry formulation of the NuThrax anthrax vaccine candidate in an effort to facilitate shipping and storage at normal temperatures. The company said Monday the contract covers manufacturing, non-clinical processes and application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for …

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ICF Books $31.8M Deal to Provide IT, Support to NCTR

ICF Books $31.8M Deal to Provide IT, Support to NCTR - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has awarded ICF International a $31.8 million re-compete contract to provide IT and scientific support services to the National Center for Toxicological Research. The contract has a term of approximately five years, including four option years. ICF will support the NCTR center in Jefferson, …

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