Switzerland has said it plans to introduce security features for packs of medicines and medical devices that will probably be analogous to those detailed in the EU's Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD).
Axicorp GmbH has discovered another falsified medicine in the German supply chain, this time a cancer drug.
With two years to go before the EU's drug traceability rules become binding, Germany has progress to report.
Five more test protocols have been added to the capabilities of the Minilab falsified medicines tool.
Police in Ottawa hope the enforcement operation will help stem the tide of deadly counterfeit prescription drugs.
The man behind a US ring making counterfeit anxiety pills has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison.
Japan's investigation into the counterfeit Harvoni case has pointed the finger at 'back-channel' wholesalers.