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Organising the Cool Supply Chain at Airports

Stricter requirements for the transportation of pharmaceutical products have an impact on how the cool supply chain at airports should be organized.  Despite the complexity …

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Virtual Pre-clinical CROs
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Is There a Need for Virtual Pre-clinical CROs (vCRO) to Support the Life Science Industry?

Pharma companies need in-vivo pharmacology and toxicology supplied by professionals. Virtual contract research organisations might be the future of drug development partnerships. But what does …

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Improving Adherence: Packaging’s Synergistic Role in Delivery, Communication and Education

Justin Schroeder, Executive Director, Marketing, Business Development & Design at Packaging Coordinators Inc. (PCI) shares his thoughts about packaging’s synergistic role in delivery, communication and education, by giving …

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Passive Temperature-controlled Packaging Reuse: Overcoming the Challenges of Quality and Asset Management

Temperature-controlled distribution is an expanding market, with an average growth rate of approximately six per cent per year. But as the importance and value of …

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Elastomer Gaskets for Injection and Infusion Systems

Markus Rößler is Product Manager in the Business Team, Marketing and Sales, within the strategic Moulding / Pharma Solution business unit of RAUMEDIC AG. He …

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Can Technology Alone Tackle the Issue of Medicine Adherence?

Though therapeutic treatments are generally trialled, approved and introduced based on the assumption of correct usage, actual patient adherence has been shown across a range …

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When Power Failure is Not an Option

Smartphones and portable medical devices are being increasingly used together, raising the eyebrows of many in the industry. Here, Neil Oliver, Technical Marketing Manager at …

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Clinical & Medical Research V7 I1

A Review of Clinical Trial Challenges in Rare CNS Diseases

Last year’s ice bucket challenge raised the profile of a rare CNS disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a form of motor neuron disease. There is …

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Clinical & Medical Research V7 I1

SUSAR Consolidation New Procurement Approach in Pharmacovigilance

In the past three to five years, pharmacovigilance has witnessed a paradigm shift after release of guidelines by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) …

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Diabetes
Clinical & Medical Research V7 I1

Remote Diabetes Trial puts Patients at the Heart of Trial

Type 2 diabetes might just be the most dangerous non-communicable disease in the history of humankind, but putting patients in charge of their own care …

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