Pharmaceutical Technology Europe-03-01-2009

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After a year of increased attention on the pharmaceutical supply chain in Asia, what will be the region?s short? and long?term role?

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An LC–MS/MS method for the quantitative determination of vitamin D3 in human plasma has been developed and validated with positive atmospheric chemical ionization sources.

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Michiel Ultee talks about the challenges involved in transferring technology to a CMO and why communication is so important.

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Outsourcing review

March 01, 2009

The productivity of the pharma industry has been declining for several years. Could biotechnology reinvigorate drug development?

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March 01, 2009

This month's editor's comment.

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When applied as part of a structured approach, predictive modelling can provide deep process and product understanding, and can enable true, continuous process validation as envisioned by ICH guidelines.

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Biopharmaceuticals

March 01, 2009

PAT guidance has been available from FDA for more than 4 years, but there have been no apparent breakthroughs in large-scale upstream production. Will companies consider using on?line chromatography to change this?

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Biopharmaceuticals

March 01, 2009

Enshrined in the concept of Quality by Design is the premise that optimized pharmaceutical manufacturing requires detailed understanding of products and processes. With this in mind, many benefits can be achieved by combining modern powder characterization techniques with real processing experience.

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Manufacturing and processing

March 01, 2009

This month's expert examines the most appropriate technique for checking raw material quality. What technique would you recommend for quality checking of raw materials?