Pharmaceutical Technology Europe-01-07-2011

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
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January 10, 2011

How innovation is cushioning pharma's fall from the patent cliff.

Special Feature
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January 07, 2011

During the past few years, we've seen a growing interest in direct oral application products, evidenced by the large amount of products already available on the market.

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This month, our columnist Nathan Jessop discusses a topic that remains highly debated in Europe; direct to consumer (DTC) advertising.

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January 07, 2011

Orally disintegrating tablets (ODTs) are growing in popularity and their market value could exceed $13 billion in sales by 2015, based on current global growth trends.

Industry Insider
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January 07, 2011

Direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising is firmly entrenched in the US, but has historically been considered as an inappropriate means of communication in Europe for prescription-only medicines.

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Iain Moore explains what progress has been made so far regarding EU plans to regulate excipients.

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January 07, 2011

Biologics are large molecular weight molecules primarily formulated for parenteral administration; however, there are some smaller biomolecules that have been formulated for oral use.

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Biopharmaceuticals commonly cannot be terminally sterilised, as such aseptic processing using sterilising grade filtration is essential.

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January 07, 2011

UHPLC offers increased performance compared with HPLC, including shorter analysis times and increased sensitivity.

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January 07, 2011

Excipients should be regulated to manage risk. Although, excipients are an integral part of a finished pharmaceutical product, the issue of regulation is complex.

Manufacturing
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January 07, 2011

The authors describe a new method for the production of personalised medicines utilising ultra-precise microdrop printing technology.