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Sifting Through the Sourcing Options

Outsourcing is now a widely accepted practice in the life sciences industry. However, choosing precisely which activities to entrust to an external supplier remains challenging. The standard methodologies are two-dimensional; therefore, they fail to address some key considerations. Here we present a new methodology that refines previous approaches and provides a rigorous framework for making such decisions. Dr Subrata K Bose of Kinpase deals with outsourcing in the life sciences industry.