Pharmaceutical Technology-01-02-2018

Pharmaceutical Technology
Features

January 02, 2018

The Industrial Internet of Things can be used in the bio/pharmaceutical industry to monitor equipment health, optimize processes, and enable modular facilities.

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Proper selection and installation optimizes fluid system performance.

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Closures that protect solid-dosage drugs and the capping equipment that applies them have new product-protecting features.

Regulatory Watch
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January 02, 2018

The repercussions of EMA’s relocation and Brexit will continue to be the dominant regulatory issue throughout 2018.

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Abuse-deterrent opioid formulations generally fall into two categories: the first is based on a physiochemical abuse-deterrent approach and the second combines the opioid with an antagonist.

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The development of new packaging solutions that are fit for drugs of the future requires close collaboration between the pharmaceutical manufacturer and its packaging suppliers and machine vendors.

Features
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January 02, 2018

Measurements by a drone-based online pressure monitoring system help identify weak points in the filling line, enabling the process to be optimized.

Features
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January 02, 2018

Glass and plastic are well established primary packaging materials for the pharmaceutical industry but they both have their advantages and disadvantages.

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Product Spotlight

January 02, 2018

The Wilden Quattroflow QF10k size pump from PSG, a Dover company, has been designed to fill the gap between the existing QF4400/5050 and QF20k pump sizes.

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Sterile-molded filling assemblies from AdvantaPure are suited for single-use vial and syringe filling.

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Product Spotlight

January 02, 2018

SupaPore Junior cartridge filters from Amazon Filters are suited for low flow up to 2m3/Hr of fluids and 100Nm3/Hr of gas processes, and are available in 2.5- and 5-in. sizes.

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Product Spotlight

January 02, 2018

Ross, Charles & Son’s four-gallon model PDDM-4 planetary dual disperser is suited for vacuum operation, mixing thick slurries and highly-filled pastes. Ross, Charles & Son’s four-gallon model PDDM-4 planetary dual disperser is suited for vacuum operation, mixing thick slurries and highly-filled pastes.

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API Synthesis and Manufacturing

January 02, 2018

FDA looks to achieve near-record level of new drug approvals following slowdown in 2016.

From the Editor
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January 02, 2018

Bio/pharma professionals manage expectations amid industry uncertainty.

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Will business decisions and drug pricing policies help or hinder science and drug approval advances in 2018?

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The authors offer recommendations for permissible daily exposures and concentration limits of elemental impurities for dermal drug products.

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Features

January 02, 2018

Brexit-related challenges cast shadows on prospects for the European bio/pharma market in 2018, but optimism may let some sun shine through.

Regulatory Watch
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January 02, 2018

Policy makers look to boost generic drugs, curb opioid abuse, and maintain incentives for innovation.

Ask the Expert
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January 02, 2018

Enterprise-wide processes, procedures, and systems are the keys to data integrity and peace of mind, according to Siegfried Schmitt, PhD, principal consultant at PAREXEL.

Outsourcing Outlook
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January 02, 2018

The industry will see an impact from financing, M&As, advanced therapies, generic drugs, and the retail market in 2018.

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Process validation is an extension of biologics development processes.

Features
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January 02, 2018

Pharmaceutical companies and contract manufacturing organizations report lack of readiness for the US Drug Supply Chain Security Act serialization deadline.

Features
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January 02, 2018

A review of 2017 advancements from the Open-SCS working group with Charlie Gifford, group technical director.

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Everyone may not be ready for the deadline, but open standards based on GAMP and GS1 will soon be released; more companies are also leveraging what they’ve learned from serialization to improve overall efficiency.

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A new algorithm uses a statistical approach to critical process parameter assessment, allowing for faster, more consistent, and less subjective critical process parameter quantification, visualization, and documentation.

Issue PDF
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January 02, 2018

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