The International Trachoma Initiative, Pfizer Inc. and International Coalition for Trachoma Control (ICTC) partners have announced Pfizer’s donation of the 500 millionth dose of Zithromax® (azithromycin) Tablets, an antibiotic used to treat trachoma in certain countries. The milestone marks significant achievement in global efforts to help eliminate this infectious and preventable eye disease, which can lead to permanent blindness, as a public health threat by the year 2020 … more

Earlier, Pfizer announced a multi-year collaboration with GSK on the development of a next-generation equipment design, building upon Pfizer’s existing portable, continuous, miniature and modular prototype for oral solid dose pharmaceutical development and manufacturing … more