Pharmaceutical Technology-08-02-2017

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Characterization of the product and process is key for process development and scale-up of topical drug manufacturing using a QbD approach.

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August 02, 2017

Safe and effective drug targeting with ADCs requires careful selection of drug, antibody, and linker. 

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API Synthesis and Manufacturing

August 02, 2017

Media manufacturers are focused on reducing risk, improving quality and consistency, and managing costs.

Regulatory Watch
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August 02, 2017

FDA urges manufacturers to seek fast approval of “high-need” generics and targeted therapies. 

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Product Spotlight

August 02, 2017

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) has expanded its range of peristaltic cased pumps for upstream and downstream bioprocessing tasks.

Ask the Expert
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August 02, 2017

The review of batch records creates a story of the materials, manufacturing, and packaging involved in the production of bio/pharmaceuticals, according to Susan Schniepp, distinguished fellow at Regulatory Compliance Associates.

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The VENTILUS LE series for production-scale applications from Romaco offers three versions: LE-D for drying processes; LE-G for granulating fine solid particles; and the LE-C for coating them.

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Product Spotlight

August 02, 2017

The VersaMix Multi-Shaft Mixer from Ross, Charles & Son is designed for large-scale production and enables repeatable batch processing of high-volume viscous applications.

Outsourcing Outlook
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August 02, 2017

Despite some progress, the industry is still in a wait-and-see mode regarding the administration, Congress, and FDA.

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Product Spotlight

August 02, 2017

Sartorius Stedim Biotech has expanded its range of single-use membrane chromatography solutions with Sartobind Cassettes, a pod-like modular system for commercial applications in both capture and polishing.

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Features

August 02, 2017

Safe and effective drug targeting with ADCs requires careful selection of drug, antibody, and linker.

From the Editor
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August 02, 2017

Amid contentious debate about “fake news,” peer-review papers offer vital, objective insight.

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Systems that discourage continuous improvement threaten pharma innovation, quality, and supply. Can the industry break through this deadlock?

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Managing and prioritizing risk is essential to ensuring raw material quality. USP is developing new guidelines to make the work easier.

Cover Story
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August 02, 2017

FDA’s Emerging Technologies Team (ETT) team chair Sau Lee describes the reasons for the team and its structure.

Cover Story
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August 02, 2017

Lawrence Yu, Deputy Director, Office of Pharmaceutical Quality at FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER), shares insights with Pharmaceutical Technology.

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The author describes how to establish acceptance limits for acceptance value (AV) data for process validation batches, typical characteristics of AV distributions, and how to derive relevant constants for AV control charts in annual product review and continued process verification reports.

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Statistical methods and novel indices can be used to monitor and benchmark variability, and guide continuous improvement programs in late-stage drug development.

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August 02, 2017

EMA recognizes the need to provide more assistance and guidance to SMEs developing new medicines and applying for marketing authorizations.

Issue PDF
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August 02, 2017

Click the title above to open the Pharmaceutical Technology August 2017 issue in an interactive PDF format.

Investigational failures and discrepancies can be avoided through the proper execution and documentation of investigations.