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Equipment and processing in pharma, biopharma, specialty & generic drug manufacturing. Aseptic processing, cytotoxic manufacturing, small & large molecules.

Molecular Profiles Expands Capsule Capability

September 15, 2014

Molecular Profiles has expanded its capsule filling capability following significant investment into new equipment at its clinical manufacturing site in the United Kingdom.

Modularity Creates Flexible Manufacturing Systems

September 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Flexibility, which involves the ability to quickly change product capacity or even product type to meet market demand, is increasingly important. In new construction or renovation, modular process skids and modular buildings create this flexibility. Experts discuss trends and challenges.

Using Ultrasonic Cleaning for Equipment and Tooling

September 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Ultrasonic cleaning of solid-dosage tooling and other equipment, such as filling-machine valves and nozzles, is more effective than hand cleaning.

Lean Manufacturing Improves Process Efficiency

August 20, 2014

Equipment and Processing Report

Manufacturers can identify and reduce waste using tools such as value-stream mapping.

Implementing Supply-Chain Security

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

The US federal Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) and more specifically the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), referring to Title II of the law, requires phase-in of requirements to prevent counterfeiting. An expert discusses how companies should be preparing to meet the requirements of the DSCSA.

Pharma Investments Reflect Key Industry Trends

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

Shrinking facility size, growth of biologics, and emerging market demand influence pharma investments.

Industry Takes Steps to Prevent Counterfeit Drugs

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

The fight against counterfeit drugs is an international effort, as exemplified by the ?Fight the Fakes? campaign.

Comparing Manufacturing Process Options

August 2, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology

A techno-economic profiling method supports pharmaceutical process development by helping identify the best manufacturing approach.

Trends in Single-Use Biomanufacturing

August 1, 2014

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe

Single-use technologies have gained broad acceptance in biomanufacturing within the past few years, supporting flexible and cost-effective clinical production.

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