Equipment and Processing Report, Sep 19, 2012 - Pharmaceutical Technology

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Equipment and Processing Report, Sep 19, 2012
Production Lines
Foaming Improves Drugs Made with Hot-Melt Extrusion
By Jennifer Markarian
Foaming can be used to improve processing in the extruder without the use of a plasticizer, facilitate milling, increase dissolution rates, and produce novel dosage forms.
In the Mixer
Challenges in Topical Drug Manufacturing
By Michael Lowenborg
Critical process parameters must be considered to optimize manufacturing of topical dosage forms.
Troubleshooting
Considerations for Outsourcing of Stability Storage
Our company needs more stability storage. What issues should we consider when deciding whether to build our own biorepository facility or outsource our storage?
Editor's Picks
September 2012 Editor's Picks: Products from Uhlmann Packaging Systems and GE Healthcare
PharmTech's monthly newsletter, Equipment and Processing Report, reviews the Editor's Picks for the September 2012 edition from Uhlmann Packaging Systems and GE Healthcare.

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