Disneynature brings ‘Chimpanzee’ home
LOS ANGELES — Disneynature is bringing its latest adventure to Blu-ray combo pack, digital and on-demand viewing this summer.
"Chimpanzee," which follows the true story of Oscar, a young chimpanzee whose curiosity and zest for life showcase the intelligence and ingenuity of some of the most extraordinary personalities in the animal kingdom.
The "Chimpanzee" Blu-ray combo pack (Blu-ray and DVD) includes such bonus features as in-depth behind-the-scenes footage showcasing the filmmakers’ efforts to document the making of the film; a music video for the song "Rise," written and performed by McClain Sisters; a feature on Disney’s conservation legacy and more.
The Blu-ray combo pack of "Chimpanzee" will debut Aug. 12 for a suggested retail price of $39.99.
Teva launches generic Symbyax
JERUSALEM — Teva has launched a generic version of an Eli Lilly drug.
The drug maker said it has launched olanzapine and fluoxetine capsules in the 6-mg/25-mg, 12-mg/25-mg, 6-mg/50-mg, and 12-mg/50-mg strengths. The drug is a generic version of Symbyax, an acute treatment of treatment-resistant depression and bipolar I depression in adults.
Symbyax had annual sales of approximately $82 million in the United States, according to on IMS sales data.
Eisai promotes Shaji Procida to finance chief
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. — The U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai has promoted one of its executives.
Shaji Procida, who previously served as VP finance of Eisai Inc., has been appointed to serve as VP and CFO. In her elevated role, she will have oversight and responsibility for all of Eisai’s financial operations in the United States and also will continue to serve as a member of the company’s executive committee. Procida has worked at the drug maker since 1998.
"Shaji is a consummate professional who has been a key advisor within our organization," Eisai Inc. president and CEO Lonnel Coats said. "Her expertise and business leadership will continue to ensure our company’s financial well-being as well as support our ongoing efforts to achieve our human healthcare mission of helping to improve the lives of patients and their families."