Day: April 16, 2020

Kaneka Agrees to Supply Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients for Avigan® Tablet

TOKYO, April 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Kaneka Corporation (President: Minoru Tanaka) has reached an agreement with FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) to supply drug substances for anti-influenza drug, Avigan® Tablet (generic name: favipiravir), for the novel coronavirus disease (referred to below as COVID-19). While COVID-19 continues to spread, the Japanese government has decided to increase its stockpiles of […]