Pharmaceutical Technology-07-02-2008

Pharmaceutical Technology

Self-Emulsifying Drug Delivery Systems

July 02, 2008

Online Exclusive

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This review article explains how self-emulsifying drug delivery systems can increase the solubility and bioavailability of poorly soluble drug.

A Path to Quality and Compliance

July 02, 2008

Online Exclusive

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A new book explains process analytical technology, drug stability, and quality.

ePedigree: Using the Gift of Time Wisely

July 02, 2008

Viewpoint

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The year 2011 may seem far off, but there is much to do to prepare for electronic pedigrees.

Variables Affecting Reconstitution Time of Dry Powder for Injection

July 02, 2008

Peer-Reviewed Research

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The authors describe the factors affecting reconstitution time of dry powder for injection and classifies them as intrinsic and extrinsic parameters.

Manufacturing Insights: Pfizer

July 02, 2008

Special Report

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Natale S. Ricciardi, president of Pfizer Global Manufacturing and senior vice-president of Pfizer, discusses the company's new manufacturing focus that features plant network optimization, increased outsourcing, and greater adoption of agile or lean manufacturing.

The Benefits and Challenges of PEGylating Small Molecules

July 02, 2008

Special Section: Polymers

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Polyethylene glycol (PEG) conjugation is a highly effective technical and commercial strategy to develop macromolecules. The authors explain the benefits and process of PEGylation and how it may be applied to small molecules.