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Trends in Manufacturing and Equipment
PharmTech's annual equipment and manufacturing survey shows gains in process analytical technology and indicates areas for future innovation.
The Mainstreaming of Continuous Flow API Synthesis
The pharma industry is moving toward commercial-scale continuous processes for small-molecule API manufacturing.
Automating Online Sampling of Bioprocesses
The Modular Automated Sampling Technology platform allows sampling of bioreactors.
Sterilization of Blow-Fill-Seal Equipment for Aseptic Filling
Nitrogen dioxide can sterilize and depyrogenate an aseptic fill area in a blow-fill-seal process.
Brazil's Phytotherapic Drug Market and Regulation
Is there potential for growth in Brazil's phytotherapic drug market?
Cleanability of Pharmaceutical Soils from Different Materials of Construction
The authors look at the cleanability of pharmaceutical soils from a variety of materials of construction to determine the relative ease of cleaning and explore potential grouping strategies as part of a comprehensive cleaning validation program.
PharmTech eBook Series
Bioprocessing and Sterile Manufacturing
Review emerging trends in the development and manufacturing of parenteral and biologic drugs, including continuous manufacturing, monitoring, sterilization procedures, modular manufacturing, and single-use technologies.
Solid Dosage and Excipients
Review emerging trends in the formulation and manufacture of solid dosage drugs, as well as the role of excipients in enhancing the functionality of these drug forms.

Expert Interviews, Industry Trends, and more

USP Supply Chain Safety Videos
Peer-Reviewed Articles
Cleanability of Pharmaceutical Soils from Different Materials of Construction
Achieving Zero-Order Release Kinetics Using Multi-Step Diffusion-Based Drug Delivery
Through-Vial Impedance Spectroscopy: A New In-Line Process Analytical Technology for Freeze Drying
Comparing Drug Layering and Direct Pelletization Processes
A New Approach to Forced Degradation Studies Using Anhydrous Conditions
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Clusters set to benefit from improved funding climate but IP rights are even more critical
Supplier Audit Program Marks Progress
FDA, Drug Companies Struggle with Compassionate Use Requests
USP Faces New Challenges
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Industry Leaders: Q+A
Q&A with Paul Nelles, Vetter Development Service
Paul Nelles of Vetter Development Service discusses prefilled syringes.
Survey
FDASIA was signed into law two years ago. Where has the most progress been made in implementation?
Reducing drug shortages
Breakthrough designations
Protecting the supply chain
Expedited reviews of drug submissions
More stakeholder involvement
Reducing drug shortages
35%
Breakthrough designations
12%
Protecting the supply chain
35%
Expedited reviews of drug submissions
12%
More stakeholder involvement
6%
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Standards & Regulations
Compounding Pharmacy Issues Recall, But Challenges FDA Decision
Unique Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall of sterile compounded preparations, but aired concerns about FDA?s recall demand.
Mislabeling Triggers Tablet Recall by American Health Packaging
American Health Packaging announced a voluntary nationwide recall of ibuprofen and oxcarbazepine tablets due to mislabeling on the inner unit dose blister packaging.
FDA Issues Warning Letter to Italian API Manufacturer
Trifarma cited for significant deviations in data collection and security, and employee training.
FDA Publishes Guidance on ANDA Submissions
FDA clarifies GDUFA requirements in regards to abbreviated new drug applications and prior approval supplements.
Jim Miller Outsourcing Outlook Jim Miller Health Systems Raise the Bar on Reimbursing New Drugs
Cynthia Challener, PhD Ingredients Insider Cynthia ChallenerThe Mainstreaming of Continuous Flow API Synthesis
Jill Wechsler Regulatory Watch Jill Wechsler Industry Seeks Clearer Standards for Track and Trace
Siegfried Schmitt Ask the Expert Siegfried SchmittData Integrity
EVENTS
Jul 29, 2014 - Jul 31, 2014
Facility Design, Innovation and Qualification
Aug 5, 2014 - Aug 7, 2014
IVT's Annual Microbiology Week
Aug 14, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014
MES 2014
Aug 19, 2014 - Aug 21, 2014
Cleaning Validation and Critical Cleaning Processes
Aug 20, 2014 - Aug 21, 2014
CHI's 3rd Annual High-Concentration Protein Formulations
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