Pharmaceutical Technology-05-02-2015

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Advances in transdermal drug delivery, particularly with microneedles, are enabling a wider range of drugs to be delivered through the skin.

Outsourcing Outlook
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May 02, 2015

While the United States and Europe still dominate, CMOs and CROs based in emerging markets continue to capture market share.

Ask the Expert
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May 02, 2015

Siegfried Schmitt, principal consultant, PAREXEL, discusses how to keep up with changing regulations.

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API Synthesis and Manufacturing

May 02, 2015

An integrated pilot plant tests heteronucleation and continuous crystallization.

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Troubleshooting

May 02, 2015

Adjusting the tablet press and its systems can prevent manufacturing and product quality problems.

Inside Standards
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May 02, 2015

The European Pharmacopoeia defines the format and content of monographs for biologicals to keep pace with recent approaches and meet the needs of its users.

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Compliance with the new traceability requirements necessitates an understanding of how and when to begin implementing changes in an ever-evolving industry.

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Analytical Testing

May 02, 2015

The rapid testing of biologic raw materials can lead to greater efficiency.

Industry Leaders
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May 02, 2015

Matt Hicks, COO and counsel at Federal Equipment Company discusses purchasing used equipment, the potential cost savings, and the strategies companies should consider in redeploying surplus equipment.

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Videojet’s 7810 Ultraviolet 2-Watt laser is designed for permanent, high-resolution marking on high-density polyethylene, low-density polyethylene, and synthetic fiber materials.

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Product Spotlight

May 02, 2015

Ross’ HSM-100LH-3 Vacuum High Speed Disperser is designed for up to five gallons of laboratory and pilot-scale mixing.

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Telstar’s compact steam sterilizing autoclave model is designed with hinged front-facing access panels.

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Product Spotlight

May 02, 2015

Thermo Scientific’s TSX ultra-low temperature freezer is designed to lower its impact on the environment with the use of natural refrigerants, using up to 50% less energy than conventional refrigerant ultra-low freezers.

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Transitioning from paper records to electronic batch records decreases costs and increases efficiency.

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The author reports results of evaluations and concludes that a disinfectant composed of a low-concentration suspension of silver ions is completely sporicidal with only a one-minute contact time.

From The Editor
Pharmaceutical Technology

May 02, 2015

Pharma can boast of big-picture successes, but needs to work on operational issues.

Regulatory Watch
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May 02, 2015

The restructuring of the International Conference on Harmonization, which is expected to begin in late 2015, could have a significant impact on the way pharmaceutical regulations are harmonized worldwide.

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Virtualization has been mainstream in information technology (IT) for decades.

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Issue PDF
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May 02, 2015

Click the title above to open the Pharmaceutical Technology May 2015 issue in an interactive PDF format.

Regulatory Watch
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May 01, 2015

Drug manufacturers face added pressure and incentives for meeting new FDA compliance policies and priorities.