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A Highly Secure 2D Code to Protect Medical Drugs from Counterfeiting

The globalisation of production sites and distribution has led to a boom in counterfeit products and dysfunctions of systems and distribution networks. More and more pharmaceutical laboratories are choosing to go beyond regulation and adopt a new security device: a highly secure 2D code, allowing not only identification, but authentication. Jean-Pierre Massicot at Advanced Track and Trace explains that all sectors are concerned – the pharmaceutical sector included. Laboratories are reacting; authorities are implementing new regulations regarding medical drugs’ identification and authentication.