Pharmaceutical Technology-10-02-2009

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October 02, 2009

Getting the Truth Out of Dissolution Testing

Guest Editorial
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October 02, 2009

AAPS President offers hope and solutions for the industry's challenging future.

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Is the square root of (N) + 1 a statistically valid scheme?

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The authors investigated the effects of formulation and processing parameters on floating matrix-controlled drug-delivery systems.

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News

October 02, 2009

Pharmaceutical companies in India have had a hold on the biotechnology sector for many years, and they're not about to let the follow-on biologics market pass them by.

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Special Report

October 02, 2009

The countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States are closing in on global pharmaceutical competition.

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Washington Report

October 02, 2009

Strict enforcement, new rules, and organizational changes signal an activist tone.

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Special Section: Quality by Design

October 02, 2009

The authors relay the outcome of a two-day workshop that brought together regulators and generic-drug industry representatives.

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Special Report

October 02, 2009

Industry, equipment vendors, and regulators are busy refining the precision and reliability of dissolution testing.

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This article demonstrates that test results support the position of FDA on the importance of an appropriate supplier-qualification program.

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Using handheld Raman spectroscopy, methods were developed and evaluated for 198 substances widely used as raw materials.

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BIO supports recent Congressional action toward a 12-year data exclusivity period for innovators.

Guest Editorial
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October 02, 2009

The nation's healtcare system needs an overhaul, but it has to be done right.

Agent-In-Place
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October 02, 2009

Like life, the workplace also can have many surprises.

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In the Spotlight

October 02, 2009

Editors' Picks of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology Innovations

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Ingredients Insider

October 02, 2009

New nanotechnology-based delivery systems offer promise in drug delivery, particularly for anticancer therapeutics.

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Special Section: Quality by Design

October 02, 2009

FDA has been encouraging drug sponsors to use a systematic approach such as quality-by-design principles for pharmaceutical development.

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Pharma Capsules

October 02, 2009

Brief pharmaceutical news items for October 2009.

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Special Section: Quality by Design

October 02, 2009

Representatives of one pilot program participant, Wyeth, outline the experiences and lessons learned for implementing a science- and risk-based approach to drug-development and manufacturing.

Outsourcing Outlook
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October 02, 2009

A new analysis highlights growth drivers and challenges for clinical supply-chain services.

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The author discusses control strategies via near infrared instrumentation for continuous mixing, granulation, drying, and extrusion with a more focused detail on mixing.

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Special Section: Quality by Design

October 02, 2009

Officials from the US Food and Drug Administration discuss best practices for applying quality-by-design concepts. This article contains bonus online-exclusive material.

Online Exclusives
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October 02, 2009

Contract research organizations such as Covance are heading further east through Europe.

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USP workshop participants support new methods to safeguard heparin products but desire international harmonization. This article contains bonus online-exclusive material.

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A review of NIPTE's core projects and its plans for training-and retraining-the pharmaceutical industry.

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This article introduces the "Q.U.E.S.T." approach for vendor qualification, a practical and compliant methodology for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies to qualify vendors and hence make well-informed purchasing-related decisions.

Online Exclusives
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October 02, 2009

As the pharmaceutical industry moves further into Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, several standard-setting and regulatory bodies are also increasing collaboration in the region, particularly in Russia.

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Special Section: Quality by Design

October 02, 2009

The author describes the framework needed to implement QbD and achieve the deeper process understanding that is fundamental to QbD.

Online Exclusives
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October 02, 2009

This article is part of a Special Report on the Emerging Markets of The East, October 2009

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Online Exclusives

October 02, 2009

Pharmaceutical companies get ideas for sustainable packaging from other industries.