Pharmaceutical Technology-07-02-2008

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Drugmakers seeking to block the activity of a protein may have a new strategy at their disposal.

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News

July 02, 2008

Staff reductions are not surprising with the state of the economy and falling pharmaceutical sales.

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Online Exclusive

July 02, 2008

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

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Online Exclusive

July 02, 2008

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

The authors developed a method to accurately measure the average molecular weight of large poly(ethylene glycols) (PEGs) using ion-mobility time-of-flight mass spectrometry coupled with gas-phase ion–molecule reactions.

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Special Section: Polymers

July 02, 2008

A roundtable with John Doney, Jiao Yang, Hans Baer, and Elena Draganoiu.

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

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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.

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A growing preference for public-private partnerships is spurring innovation and technology among Dutch pharmaceutical companies.

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Special Report

July 02, 2008

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.

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Inside IPEC

July 02, 2008

Clear labels for substances that can be used as excipients, APIs, or both are critical to end-product use.

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Agent-In-Place

July 02, 2008

They may have seemed harmless at first, but these ideas took a big bite.

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PharmTech Talk

July 02, 2008

Forums, blogs, and more can spark innovation.

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Special Section: Polymers

July 02, 2008

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.

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From The Editor

July 02, 2008

With no economic relief in sight, industry, like all of us, is grappling with high-and new-costs.

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Washington Report

July 02, 2008

New scientific discoveries promise to expand treatments for rare and neglected diseases.

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Outsourcing Outlook

July 02, 2008

Providing the right information upfront may ease new requirements to assess solvent levels.

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Patient safety must be the primary concern of any validation effort. The author explains how a risk-based approach to validation and compliance follows naturally from this premise.

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Special Report

July 02, 2008

Recent reports discuss the future of pharma's emerging markets.

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In the Spotlight

July 02, 2008

Editors' Picks of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology Innovations

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Ingredients Insider

July 02, 2008

The year 2007 was slow for approvals for new molecular entities and overall pharmaceutical industry growth. Big Pharma seeks relief in a growing biologics portfolio.

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The pharmaceutical majors invest in biologics production capacity as they advance restructuring programs and build their pipelines