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Crunch Time: The Impact of Serialisation Requirements on Packaging Operations

The November deadline for including unique product identifiers on prescription drugs is putting a strain on multiple parts of the industry, much of which is …

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From Concept to Solution: Designing to Enhance the Multiple Roles of Pharma Packaging

When you walk into a store or pharmacy and see multiple similar products in the same competitive space, it is easy to understand the impact …

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Mitigating Risk Roche’s Approach to PAT Implementation in a Sodium Borohydride Product

Many compounds are synthesised from raw materials in multi-batch and multi-ton quantities over extended time periods. The repetitious nature of the multi-batch business has proven …

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Innovations for Prefillable Syringes

The field of prefillable syringes is constantly turning up new trends and developments, driven by new active ingredients and a desire for patient safety at …

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Future Supply Chain Trends: The Rise of the Full-service CDMO

Outsourcing is on the rise, not only among big pharmaceutical firms but also with smaller emerging and even virtual companies, meaning customer requirements are more …

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Environmental Monitoring and Reporting Facilitated by LIMS

Environmental monitoring (EM) is an essential part of any pharmaceutical, medical device or biotechnology manufacturing process. It ensures that microbiological and particulate levels in the …

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The Advantages of LC/MS in Identifying Residual Impurities in Biopharmaceuticals

Fergus Hall, PhD, Section Manager, Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing, looks at the complexity of detecting and quantifying residual impurities which are usually …

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Working with Difficult Preparations – Risks, Regulations, and Considerations

Safety testing is a crucial part of drug development and is dictated by pharmacopoeial guidelines, which must be followed when performing each step of the …

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Propelling Holistic Risk Management Using a Next-generation RBM Approach

As the nature of clinical trials grows ever more complex, the requirement for an improved risk-based monitoring (RBM) approach increases. Such an approach improves the …

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Will Graph Database Technology Uncover Pharma’s Hidden Insights?

By definition, medical research is about dealing with large quantities of data. That’s even truer in the leading edges of the life sciences, where tackling …

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